Canada’s Top Trading Partners

Nicknamed the Great White North, the Dominion of Canada shares its busy and extensive southern land border with its largest trading partner–the United States of America. Canada shipped US$420.6 billion worth of products around the globe in 2017. That figure represents a -7.9% decline since 2013 but an 8.1% year-over-year increase from 2016 to 2017. […]

Top Milk Imports by Country

Worldwide purchases of imported milk totaled US$29.6 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of milk imports declined by -12.7% for all importer countries since 2013 when import purchases of milk were valued at $33.8 billion. Year over year, international purchases of milk appreciated by 17.7% from 2016 to 2017. From a continental perspective, Asian countries […]

Imports of Drugs and Medicines by Country

Worldwide purchases of imported pharmaceutical drugs and medicines totaled US$370.7 billion in 2017. Overall, the value of pharmaceutical drugs and medicine imports rose 2.4% for all importer countries since 2013 when import purchases of drugs and medicines were valued at $362.1 billion. Year over year, international purchases of drugs and medicines appreciated by 1.4% from […]

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 European or Asian countries. Russia shipped US$359.2 billion worth of products around the globe in 2017. That figure represents roughly 2.2% of overall global exports estimated at $15.952 trillion one […]

Major Imported Products by Continent

As international product buyers, Asia represents the most lucrative continent consuming US$6.769 trillion worth of imported products during 2017. In second place was Europe at $6.377 trillion trailed by North America’s $3.621 trillion in import purchases. Smaller amounts were imported by South American countries ($892.6 billion in imports), Africa ($492 billion), Oceania ($290.4 billion) led […]

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$522.8 […]

United Kingdom’s Top Trading Partners

Comprised of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, the United Kingdom is a sovereign state situated across from continental Europe’s north-western coast. The United Kingdom shipped US$442.1 billion worth of products around the globe in 2017 according to the latest statistics from the International Trade Centre as of November 14, 2018. That dollar amount represents […]

Pakistan’s Top 10 Imports

Pakistan imported US$57.4 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2017, up by 31.2% since 2013 and up by 22.2% from 2016 to 2017. From January to June 2018, goods imported into Pakistan were valued at $32.2 billion. This 6-month metric puts Pakistani imports on track for an annualized $64.4 billion estimated for […]