United Kingdom’s Top Trading Partners

Comprised of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, the United Kingdom Republic is a sovereign state situated across from continental Europe’s north-western coast. The United Kingdom shipped US$408. billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 2.5% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion for the prior year 2015. […]

Luxembourg’s Top Trading Partners

Luxembourg shipped US$15.8 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents a tiny 0.1% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion one year earlier in 2015. From a continental perspective, $13.4 billion or 85% of Luxembourg’s total exports by value in 2016 were delivered to other European nations. Asian importers […]

Greece’s Top Trading Partners

Strategically located at the confluence of Europe, Asia and Africa, Greece has a population of 10.8 million people. Greece’s official name is the Hellenic Republic. Greece shipped US$28.1 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents just 0.2% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion for one year prior in […]

South Korea’s Top Trading Partners

Officially named the Republic of Korea, South Korea is strategically located between the world’s second-leading importer China to the west and fourth-place importer Japan to the east. South Korea shipped US$495.5 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 3.1% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion for 2015. […]

Italy’s Top Trading Partners

Nicknamed The Boot based on the country’s geographic shape, the Italian Republic is in Southern Europe sharing borders with France, Switzerland, Austria and Slovenia to the north. Italy shipped US$461.6 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 2.8% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion one year earlier […]

UK’s EU Trade Scorecard Before Brexit

United Kingdom’s overall performance in international trade has been troubling over the past three years, particularly in its trade deficit with the largest members of the European Union. In this analysis, we look at metrics including the UK’s overall trade balances with the EU at the product and country level. Our goal is to stimulate […]

Germany’s Top Trading Partners

The world’s third-largest exporter, Germany shipped US$1.339 trillion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 8.2% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion one year earlier in 2015. From a continental perspective, 65.6% of German exports by value are delivered to other European countries while 18.5% are sold to […]

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 countries. Russia shipped US$285.5 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 […]