India’s Top Trading Partners

Officially named the Republic of India, India is a South Asian nation that shares land borders with China, Nepal and Bhutan to its north-east, Burma and Bangladesh to its east, and Pakistan to its west. India shipped US$323.1 billion worth of products around the globe in 2018. That dollar figure represents a 1.7% increase since […]

Sugar Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported sugar cost an estimated US$23.3 billion in 2018. Overall, the value of sugar imports for all importing countries retreated by an average -19.2% since 2014 when sugar purchases cost $28.8 billion. Year over year, imported sugar depreciated by -25% from 2017 to 2018. From a continental perspective, Asian countries consumed the […]

Poland’s Top Trading Partners

Nicknamed Polonia (Land of the Fields), the Republic of Poland shipped US$260.6 billion worth of products around the globe in 2018. That dollar figure represents roughly 1.5% of overall global exports estimated at $17.546 trillion one year earlier. Applying a continental lens, 88.8% of Polish exports by value were sent to fellow European countries. Smaller […]

UK’s Major EU Exports

The United Kingdom exported US$225.8 billion worth of goods to European Union members during 2018, tallying 46.6% of UK’s global exports total. That dollar amount reflects an 7.7% increase in UK-to-EU international sales from 2017 to 2018 but a -6.5% reduction from $241.6 billion in 2014. In comparison, total UK exports to all trade partners […]

Indonesia’s Top 10 Imports

Indonesia imported US$188.7 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2018, up by 5.9% since 2014 and up by 19.9% from 2017 to 2018. Indonesian imports represent approximately 1.1% of total global imports which totaled $17.788 trillion one year earlier. From a continental perspective, 74.9% of Indonesia’s total imports by value in 2018 […]

Top Filipino Trade Balances

The Philippines is a densely populated island home to 105.9 million residents located in Southeast Asia. The country’s official name is the Republic of the Philippines. The Philippines shipped US$67.5 billion worth of products around the globe in 2018. That dollar figure represents roughly 0.4% of overall global exports estimated at $17.546 trillion for the […]

United Kingdom’s Top 10 Imports

The United Kingdom imported US$673.1 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2018. That metric reflects a -3.1% drop since 2014 but a 5% uptick from 2017 to 2018. UK’s imports represent 5% of total global imports which totaled an estimated $17.788 trillion one year earlier during 2017. From a continental perspective, well […]

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 […]