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. […]

Car Exports by Country

Global car exports by country were valued at US$672.9 billion for 2015. Cars represent the world’s number two export product, trailing only crude oil. The $672.9 billion in total international car exports for 2015 represents a 5.5% improvement from 2011 but a -5.2% cutback compared to the $709.7 billion spent during 2014. Among continents, European […]

Top Industrial Robots Exporters

Global trade sales for industrial robots exporters amounted to US$4.2 billion in 2015. Overall, the value of exported industrial robots were up by an average 0.9% for all industrial robot exporting countries since 2011 when international robotics shipments were valued at $4.1 billion. The 6-digit Harmonized Tariff System code prefix for industrial robots used for […]

UK Major Trade Balances with America

United States of America is the United Kingdom’s second-biggest trade partner after the European Union. UK’s exports to the US totaled US$69.3 billion in 2015, up by 10.2% over the five-year period starting in 2011. Great Britain’s imports from America amounted to $58.1 billion, down by -6.3% since 2011. Overall, the UK generated a $11.3 […]

France’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Two of France’s 10 largest export companies operate in the automotive industry. Another pair of huge French manufacturers from the construction materials sector also rank among the country’s top 10 exporters. To give some contextual perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of French exports declined by -2.2% from US$585.7 billion in 2011 to […]

Russia’s Top Trading Partners

Officially named the Russian Federation, Russia is the world’s largest country in terms of geographic area. It shares land or maritime borders with 16 other countries. Russia shipped US$333.5 billion worth of products around the globe in 2015. That figure represents roughly 1.8% of overall global exports estimated at $18.686 trillion. From a continental perspective, […]

Germany’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Germany’s three largest export companies are automobile manufacturers. Three massive German businesses in the diversified chemicals industry also rank among the country’s top 10 exporters. To give some contextual perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of German exports declined by -10.2% from US$1.482 trillion in 2011 to $1.331 trillion during 2015. In the […]

Brazil’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Three of Brazil’s 10 largest export companies are players in the iron and steel industry. Three other mammoth Brazilian firms are food processing businesses, while the largest multinational in Brazil Petrobras is a world-class oil and gas competitor. To give some contextual perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of Brazilian exports fell by […]