China’s Top Trading Partners

The world’s largest exporter by value, China shipped US$2.263 trillion worth of products around the globe in 2017 according to the latest statistics reported by the International Trade Centre as of November 13, 2018. That dollar amount reflects a 2.5% improvement over 2013 and a year-over-year 7.9% gain from 2016 to 2017. From a continental […]

Canada’s Top 10 Exports

The North American nation nicknamed the Great White North, Canada exported a total US$420.6 billion worth of products in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a -7.9% drop since 2013 but a 8.1% gain from 2016 to 2017. From January to September 2018, Canada’s exported goods were valued at $338.7 billion. This 9-month metric puts Canada […]

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 […]

Germany’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Germany’s three biggest export companies are iconic automobile manufacturers. A trio of mammoth German firms competing in the diversified chemicals industry also rank among Deutschland’s top 10 product exporters. To give some global trade perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of German exports modestly declined by -0.1% from US$1.451 trillion in 2013 to […]

United Kingdom’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Britain’s 10 largest export companies represent a diverse range of distinct industries: tobacco, diversified metals and mining, energy, pharmaceuticals, chemicals as well as the aerospace and defense sector. From an international trade perspective, the overall value of all export products from the United Kingdom declined by -19.3% from US$548 billion in 2013 to $442.1 billion […]

Major Exports by Continent

By value, roughly four-fifths (79.2%) of all globally exported products during 2017 originated from Asia and Europe. A large portion of Asia’s major exports are electronics components, mobile phones, computers and related equipment. Leading exported goods from Europe are cars and automotive parts or accessories. Listed below are searchable tables showing the 25 major exported […]

Top Continents for Exported Products

Asian exporters accounted for over two-fifths (41.7%) of the overall US$17.585 trillion worth of exported goods shipped during 2017. Close behind in second place were European countries trailed by suppliers in North America, South America, Africa, Oceania (led by Australia and New Zealand), then Central America. Below are exporting entities at the continent level. Continents […]

Car Exports by Country

Global car exports by country were valued at US$740.1 billion for 2017. Cars represent the world’s number one export product by value in recent years, surpassing crude petroleum revenues handicapped by lower oil prices. The $740.1 billion in total international car exports for 2017 represents a 9.2% appreciation since 2013 and a 5.6% uptick compared […]