Vietnam’s Top 10 Imports

Vietnam imported US$198.2 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2016, up by 183.3% since 2009 and up by 19.5% from 2015 to 2016 Vietnam’s top 10 imports accounted for over three-fifths (61%) of the overall value of its product purchases from other countries. Vietnamese imports represent 1.2% of overall global imports which […]

Pakistan’s Top 10 Imports

Pakistan imported US$40.7 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2016, up by 28.7% since 2009 but down by -7.6% from 2015 to 2016. Pakistan’s top 10 imports accounted for roughly three-fifths (59%) of the overall value of its product purchases from other countries. Given Pakistan’s population of 202 million people, its total […]

France’s Top Trading Partners

Nicknamed “The Hexagon” (l’Hexagone en français) because of the country’s roughly six-sided shape, France is strategically located on the European continent. It borders Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland and Italy to the east, Andorra to the South and Spain to the west. England is almost due north across the English Channel from France. France shipped US$488.8 […]

Saudi Arabia’s Top 10 Imports

Saudi Arabia imported US$129.8 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2016, up by 40.4% since 2009 but down by -20.8% from 2015 to 2016. Saudi Arabia’s top 10 imports accounted for 56.7% of the overall value of its product purchases from other countries. Saudi imports represent 0.8% of total global imports which […]

Highest Value Vietnamese Import Products

Mobile phones, computers and electrical machinery were among the 20 highest value Vietnamese import products in 2016. The most valuable Vietnamese imports also include lobsters and frozen beef as well as trucks and automobile parts. Processed petroleum appear among Vietnam’s 20 highest value imports. The following list shows on which product categories Vietnamese importers spent […]

Singapore’s Top Trading Partners

Nicknamed the Fine Country, the Republic of Singapore is a Southeast Asian island strategically located near China, Malaysia, Indonesia and Australia. Singapore shipped US$329.9 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 2% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion for 2016. From a continental perspective, 74.5% of Singaporean […]

Highest Value Singaporean Import Products

Electronic circuits and solar power device components were among the 20 highest value Singaporean import products in 2016. The most valuable Singaporean imports also include fossil fuels including both refined and crude oils as well as petroleum gases. Aircraft and spacecraft represent other areas where Singapore’s domestic supply lags demand, which explains why turbo-jets and […]

Top Canadian Trade Balances

Trucks, auto parts, smartphones and other technology commodities were major factors behind Canada’s highest product trade deficits during 2016. China and Mexico placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which Canada experienced the highest negative trade balances. Canada’s overall trade deficit for all products equaled -US$13 billion in 2016, up by 115% from […]