Uranium Exports by Country

Uranium is a silvery-white metal that is weakly radioactive with unique nuclear properties. Uranium’s major uses are as high-density penetrators in the military sector and as a fuel for nuclear power plants in the civilian sphere. There are three major subcategories of uranium. The 6-digit Harmonized Tariff System code prefix is 284410 for natural uranium […]

Top Pasta Exporters by Country

Pasta exports by country totaled US$9.21 billion in 2017, up by 0.4% for all pasta shippers over the five-year period starting in 2013. Globally, the value of exported pasta increased by 5.8% from 2016 to 2017. Among continents, European countries accounted for the highest dollar worth of exported pasta during 2017 with shipments valued at […]

Russia’s Top 10 Exports

Occupying Northern Asia and a large part of Eastern Europe making the Russian Federation the world’s biggest area by geographic area, Russia shipped US$357.1 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount for Russian exports reflects a -32.3% drop since 2013 but a 25.1% improvement from 2016 to 2017. Based on […]

France’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Two of France’s 10 largest export companies compete in the automotive industry. Another pair of huge French manufacturers from the construction materials sector also rank among the country’s top 10 product exporters. To give some contextual perspective on the selected companies’ performance, the overall value of French exports declined by -12.5% from US$558.5 billion in […]

US Aluminum Imports by Supplying Country

In 2017, the United States of America imported US$23.4 billion worth of aluminum (British spelling aluminium) from a total 130 global trade partners. That dollar amount reflects a 49.3% increase since 2013 and an aggressive 24.9% uptick from 2016 to 2017. Aluminum is the world’s most used metal excluding iron. Typically blended into an alloy, […]

International Markets for Imported Gold by Country

Worldwide purchases of imported gold totaled US$269.3 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of gold imports fell by -34.5% for all importing countries since 2013 when gold purchases were valued at $411 billion. Year over year, imports depreciated by -25.3% from 2016 to 2017. From a continental perspective, Asian countries accounted for the highest dollar […]

Corn Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported corn totaled US$32.3 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of corn imports fell by -17.1% for all importing countries since 2013 when corn purchases were valued at $38.9 billion. Year over year, international sales of corn appreciated by 2.3% from 2016 to 2017. From a continental perspective, Asian countries accounted for […]

Kiwifruit Exports by Country

International sales from kiwifruit exports by country totaled US$2.7 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of kiwifruit exports rose by an average 31.8% for all exporting countries since 2013 when kiwifruit shipments were valued at $2.1 billion. Year over year, the value of global kiwifruit exports appreciated by 8.1% from 2016 to 2017. Among continents, […]