United States Top 10 Major Export Companies

Three computer hardware titans, two mammoth petroleum conglomerates, two medical industry players, plus two well-established automotive brands dominate the list of America’s top 10 major export companies. America’s leading international product suppliers were vetted based on company asset value as of May 2017. In the analysis below, we compare the top 10 export businesses based […]

Diamond Exports by Country

Global sales from diamonds exports by country amounted to US$127.6 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of diamonds exports were down by an average -6.1% for all exporting countries since 2012 when diamonds shipments were valued at $136 billion. Year over year, the value of exported diamonds retreated by a modest -0.8% from 2015 to […]

Argentina’s Top Trading Partners

Argentina shipped US$57.7 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents an estimated 0.36% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion one year earlier in 2015. From a continental perspective, $17.8 billion or 30.8% of Argentina’s total exports by value in 2016 were delivered to Asian importers. Other Latin American […]

Drugs and Medicine Exports by Country

Global sales from exported drugs and medicines by country in 2016 totaled US$318.6 billion. Overall, the value of drugs and medicine exports were up by an average 0.4% for all exporting countries since 2012 when drugs and medicines shipments were valued at $317.3 billion. Year over year, there was a -1.5% decline from 2015 to […]

Top 15 Crude Oil Suppliers to China

The value of crude oil imported into China during 2016 amounted to US$116.7 billion, down by -47.2% since 2012 and down by -13.2% from 2015 to 2016. Forty-five countries supplied crude petroleum oils to the People’s Republic in 2016. Almost half (48%) of Chinese imported crude oil originates from the Middle East ranging from $142.8 […]

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 […]

Tea Exports by Country

Global sales from tea exports by country amounted to US$6.5 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of tea exports were down by an average -9.5% for all exporting countries since 2012 when tea shipments were valued at $7.2 billion. Year over year, global tea exports dipped -10.3% from 2015 to 2016. The 4-digit Harmonized Tariff […]

South Korea’s Top Trading Partners

Officially named the Republic of Korea, South Korea is strategically located between the world’s second-leading importer China to the west and fourth-place importer Japan to the east. South Korea shipped US$495.5 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 3.1% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion for 2015. […]