Top Chinese Trade Balances

Mobile phones and computers represent major factors behind China’s highest trade surpluses by product, while the United States and Hong Kong placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which the People’s Republic posted the highest positive balances. China’s total trade balance for all products equaled a positive US$359.2 billion in 2018, more than […]

Top Cannabis Oils Exports by Country

Cannabis oils exported by all countries totaled US$2.4 billion in 2017, up by 19.1% for all cannabis oil shippers over the five-year period starting in 2013. Globally, the value of exported cannabis oils appreciated 0.9% from 2016 to 2017. Sometimes called hash oil, cannabis oil is a concentrated form of the cannabis plant typically consumed […]

Top Canadian Trade Balances

Trucks, auto parts or accessories, smartphones and other technology-related goods were major factors behind Canada’s highest product trade deficits during 2018. China and Mexico placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which Canada experienced the highest negative trade balances. Canada’s overall trade deficit for all products equaled -US$9.1 billion in 2018, up 5,983% […]

China’s Top 10 Exports

Located in East Asia near key trading partners including Japan, South Korea, Vietnam, India and Singapore, the People’s Republic of China shipped US$2.494 trillion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 6.5% gain since 2014 and a 10.2% increase from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central […]

Silver Exports by Country

Global sales from silver exports by country amounted to US$19.5 billion in 2017. The dollar value of silver exports fell by an average -34.3% for all exporting countries since 2013 when silver shipments were valued at $29.7 billion. Year over year, globally exported silver appreciated 7.1% from 2016 to 2017. Among continents, Asia generated the […]

Indonesia’s Top 10 Exports

Located mostly in Southeast Asia extending to some territories in the Oceania continent across from Australia, the Republic of Indonesia shipped US$180.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 2.4% gain since 2014 and a 6.8% uptick from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence […]

Ireland’s Top 10 Exports

A distinct entity from Northern Ireland which is part of the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland shipped US$165.1 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 34.2% increase since 2014 and a 19.6% gain from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, […]

Israel’s Top 10 Exports

Noted for photogenic coastlines along the Mediterranean Sea’s southeastern shore and the Red Sea’s northern shore, the State of Israel shipped US$61.9 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects a -10.2% decline since 2014 but a modest 1.2% uptick from 2017 to 2018. Based on estimates from the Central […]