United Kingdom’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Britain’s 10 largest export companies represent a diverse range of five different industries: oil and gas, diversified metals, pharmaceuticals, tobacco and alcoholic beverages. Overall, the value of exports from the United Kingdom declined by -9.9% from US$517.3 billion in 2011 to $465.9 billion during 2015. In the analysis below, we compare the UK’s top 10 […]

Top Canadian Trade Balances

Trucks, auto parts, smartphones and other technology commodities were major factors behind Canada’s highest product trade deficits during 2016. 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$13 billion in 2016, up by 115% from […]

Canada’s Top 10 Exports

Exports from Canada–the country nicknamed the Great White North–amounted to US$390 billion in 2016 up by 23.7% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but down by -4.6% from 2015 to 2016. Canada’s top 10 exports accounted for 61.5% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary […]

Flower Bouquet Exports by Country

Flower bouquet exports by country totaled US$7.9 billion in 2015 down by an average -6.5% for all flower bouquet shippers over the five-year period starting in 2011 when flower bouquets shipments were valued at $8.4 billion. Year over year, the value of global flower bouquet exports depreciated by -12.8% from 2014 to 2015. Among continents, […]

Beauty Cosmetics and Skincare Exports by Country

Beauty cosmetics and skincare exports by country totaled US$37.6 billion in 2015, up by 15.4% for all beauty cosmetics and skincare exporters over the five-year period starting in 2011. However, sales for these specialized personal care exports dipped -1.8% from 2014 to 2015. Among continents, European countries accounted for the highest dollar worth of exported […]

Kenya’s Top 10 Exports

Exports from Kenya amounted to US$5.5 billion in 2015, up by 22.6% since 2009 when the Global Recession kicked in but down by -10.5% from 2014 to 2015. Kenya’s top 10 exports accounted for over two-thirds (69.5%) of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, […]

Diamond Exports by Country

Diamond exports by country totaled US$121.1 billion during 2015, down by an average -21.3% for all diamond-shipping countries over the five-year period starting in 2011 when diamond shipments were valued at $153.9 billion. The value of global diamond exports dipped -19.9% from 2014 to 2015. Among continents, Asian countries accounted for $68.9 billion worth or […]

Top Chinese Trade Balances

Technology exports were major factors behind China’s highest trade balances by product, while Hong Kong and the United States placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which the People’s Republic posted the highest positive trade balances. China’s total trade balance for all products equaled a positive US$600.2 billion in 2015, almost tripling (up […]