Spain’s Top Trading Partners

Spain shipped US$287.8 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 2015. From a continental perspective, 69.9% of Spain’s total exports by value in 2016 were delivered to other European trade partners. Asian importers purchased 11.2% of […]

America’s Top Trading Partners

US President Donald Trump has called into question the merits of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). In 2016, more than a third of American exports (34.2%) were delivered to Canada and Mexico. Many experts anticipate major changes in US trade relationships around the world including NAFTA partners. The world’s second-largest exporter, the United […]

Top Indian Trade Balances

Crude oil, gold and smartphones were major factors behind India’s highest trade deficits by product. China and Switzerland placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which India experienced the highest negative trade balances. India’s overall trade deficit for all products equaled -US$95.7 billion in 2016, up by 6.7% from -$89.6 billion for 2009. […]

Brazil’s Top 15 Trading Partners

Brazil shipped US$185.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 21.1% since 2009 but down by -3.1% from 2015 to 2016. Brazilian exports represents roughly 1.1% of overall global exports for 2015 estimated at $16.236 trillion (as of January 25, 2017). From a continental perspective, 39.8% of Brazil’s total exports by […]

Hearing Aids Importers by Country

Global purchases of imported hearing aids totaled US$3.9 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of hearing aids imports for all importing countries rose by an average 10.9% since 2012 when hearing aids purchases were valued at $3.5 billion. From 2014 to 2015, hearing aids appreciated by 5%. From a continental perspective, European buyers accounted for […]

Top South African Trading Partners

Formerly called Zuid-Afrika, South Africa continues to battle international trade constraints presented by its geographic location particularly in relation to top South African trading partners. Overall, South Africa shipped US$74.1 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents less than one half of one percent of total global exports estimated at […]

United Kingdom’s Top 10 Imports

United Kingdom imported US$636.2 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2016, up by 15.2% since 2009 and up by 0.9% from 2015 to 2016. United Kingdom’s top 10 imports accounted for two-thirds (66.1%) of the overall value of its product purchases from other countries. UK imports represent 3.9% of total global imports […]

India’s Top Trading Partners

Officially named the Republic of India, this South Asian nation shares borders with China, Nepal and Bhutan to its north-east, Burma and Bangladesh to its east, and Pakistan to its west. India shipped US$261 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 1.6% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 […]