Oranges Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported oranges cost a totaled US$5.9 billion in 2018. Overall the value of oranges imported in 2018 increased by 19.1% for all importing countries since 2014 when international purchases of oranges were valued at $5 billion. Year over year, imported oranges appreciated by 4.2% from 2017 to 2018. From a continental perspective, […]

Cannabis Oils Imports by Country

International purchases of imported cannabis oils cost a total US$3.1 billion in 2018. Overall, the value of cannabis oils imports increased by 39.4% for all importing countries since 2014 when international purchases of cannabis oils amounted to $2.2 billion. Year over year, global spending on imported cannabis oils rose by 15.8% from 2017 to 2018. […]

China’s Top Trading Partners

The world’s largest exporter by value, China shipped US$2.294 trillion worth of products around the globe in 2018 according to the latest statistics reported by the International Trade Centre. That dollar amount results from a 6.5% gain since 2014 and a 10.2% increase from 2017 to 2018. Applying a continental lens, about half (47.8%) of […]

Paper Imports by Country

Worldwide purchases of imported paper cost a total US$177.5 billion in 2018. Overall, the value of paper imports decreased by -0.5% for all importing countries since 2014 when international purchases of paper were valued at $178.3 billion. Year over year, imported paper purchases expanded by 7.7% from 2017 to 2018. Paper is produced by pressing […]

Top Chinese Trade Balances

Mobile phones and computers represent major factors behind China’s highest trade surpluses by product, while the United States and Hong Kong placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which the People’s Republic posted the highest positive balances. China’s total trade balance for all products equaled a positive US$359.2 billion in 2018, more than […]

Germany’s Top 10 Imports

Germany imported US$1.287 trillion worth of goods from around the globe in 2018, up by 5.9% since 2014 and up by 9.7% from 2017 to 2018. German imports represent 7.2% of total global imports which totaled an estimated $17.788 trillion one year earlier in 2017. From a continental lens, 64.3% of Germany’s total imports by […]

United States Top 10 Imports

The United States of America imported US$2.614 trillion worth of goods from around the globe in 2018. That dollar amount reflects an 8.4% gain since 2014 and an 8.5% uptick from 2017 to 2018. From a continental perspective, 45.4% of America’s total imports by value in 2018 were purchased from providers in Asia. Fellow North […]

Natural Honey Imports by Country

Worldwide purchases of imported natural honey totaled US$2.2 billion in 2018. Overall, the cost of natural honey imports declined by an average -3.3% for all importing countries since 2014 when natural honey purchases were valued at $2.3 billion. Year over year, imported natural honey retreated by -4.7% from 2017 to 2018. From a continental perspective, […]