Top United States Trade Balances

Refined petroleum, soya beans, corn and semi-conductor making machinery are major drivers for the highest positive trade balances for the United States. Cars, crude oil and smartphones represent major factors causing the US to endure the greatest trade deficits by product. America’s trade balance for all products totaled a -US$797.9 billion deficit in 2016, up […]

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 […]

Top Japanese Trade Balances

Cars, automobile parts and accessories are major drivers for the highest positive trade balances for Japan in 2016. Japan’s total trade balance for all products equaled a US$38 billion surplus for 2016, up 32.4% from a $28.7 billion surplus in 2009. Year over year, Japan’s $38 billion trade surplus also represents a massive improvement from […]

Top Chinese Trade Balances

Technology exports were major factors behind China’s highest trade balances by product, while Hong Kong and the United States placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which the People’s Republic posted the highest positive trade balances. China’s total trade balance for all products equaled a positive US$600.2 billion in 2015, almost tripling (up […]

Top South Korean Trade Balances

Exported cars, automotive parts or accessories and electronics components were major factors behind South Korea’s highest trade surpluses by product. China and Hong Kong placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which South Korea experienced the highest positive trade balances. South Korea’s overall trade surplus for all products equaled US$89.4 billion in 2016, […]

Top Brazilian Trade Balances

Food products including soya beans, sugar, chicken and frozen beef were major factors behind Brazil’s highest trade surpluses by product. Netherlands and China placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which Brazil experienced the highest positive trade balances. Brazil’s overall trade surplus for all products equaled US$47.7 billion in 2016, up by 88.1% […]

Top German Trade Balances

Exported cars and automotive parts were major factors behind Germany’s highest trade surpluses by product. United States and United Kingdom placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which Germany experienced the highest positive trade balances. Germany’s overall trade surplus for all products equaled US$274.9 billion in 2015, up by 23.9% from $221.9 billion […]

Top Mexican Trade Balances

Refined petroleum, integrated circuits and microassemblies were major factors behind Mexico’s highest trade deficits by product. China and Japan placed first and second respectively among trade partners with which Mexico experienced the highest negative trade balances. Mexico’s overall trade deficit for all products equaled -US$14.5 billion in 2015, up by 855.2% from -$1.4 billion for […]