China’s Top 10 Exports

China shipped US$2.119 trillion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 76.3% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but down by -7.1% from 2015 to 2016 China’s top 10 exports accounted for about two-thirds (67.6%) of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary […]

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 […]

Car Exports by Country

Global car exports by country were valued at US$698.2 billion for 2016. Cars represent the world’s number one export product, surpassing crude petroleum revenues handicapped by lower oil prices. The $698.2 billion in total international car exports for 2016 represents a 7.1% improvement from 2012 and a 2.7% uptick compared to the $679.8 billion spent […]

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$285.5 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 1.8% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion one year earlier in […]

Electricity Exports by Country

Electricity exports by country totaled US$31.1 billion in 2015. That amount represents a -23.8% drop since 2011 and a -7.6% decline from 2014 to 2015. The 4-digit Harmonized Tariff System code prefix for electrical energy is 2716. Electricity Exports by Country Below are the 15 countries that exported the highest dollar value worth of electricity […]

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 […]

Palm Oil Exports by Country

The demand for palm oil (used in food, cosmetics and as bio-fuel) remains relatively strong, and Indonesia remains as the market leader. Global sales from palm oil exports by country totaled US$27.8 billion in 2016. Yet in recent years, there have been speed bumps for international palm oil sales. The value of palm oil exports […]

Silver Exports by Country

Global sales from silver exports by country amounted to US$18.2 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of silver exports were down by an average -49.1% for all exporting countries since 2012 when silver shipments were valued at $35.8 billion. Year over year, the value of global silver exports dropped by a modest -2.7% from 2015 […]