Japan’s Top Trading Partners

Known as the Land of the Rising Sun, Japan is a major economic and political power in Asia. Yet the United States represents the country’s number one trading partner in terms of Japanese export sales. The world’s fourth-largest exporter, Japan shipped US$645.2 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly […]

North Korea’s Top Trading Partners

Officially named the People’s Democratic Republic of Korea, North Korea is strategically located on the north part of the Korean Peninsula near its leading trading partners including China to the west and Japan to the east. North Korea shipped US$2.9 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. North Korea’s Top Trading Partners Below […]

Singapore’s Top Trading Partners

Nicknamed the Fine Country, the Republic of Singapore is a Southeast Asian island strategically located near China, Malaysia, Indonesia and Australia. Singapore shipped US$329.9 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 2% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion for 2016. From a continental perspective, 74.5% of Singaporean […]

Hong Kong’s Top Trading Partners

Nicknamed Pearl of the Orient, Hong Kong is a special administrative region in the People’s Republic of China located on China’s south coast. The world’s sixth-largest exporter, Hong Kong shipped US$516.6 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 3.2% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion. From a […]

China’s Top Trading Partners

The world’s largest exporter, China shipped US$2.119 trillion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 13.1% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion one year earlier in 2015. From a continental perspective, half (49.8%) of China’s total exports by value in 2016 were delivered to other Asian trade partners. […]

Indonesia’s Top Trading Partners

Indonesia shipped US$144.5 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 0.9% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion. From a continental perspective, two-thirds (67.9%) of Indonesian exports by value were delivered to other Asian countries while 12.7% were sold to European importers. Indonesia shipped another 12.3% worth of […]

Taiwan’s Top Trading Partners

Referred to as Chinese Taipei and formally called the Republic of China, Taiwan is surrounded by the People’s Republic of China to the west, Japan to the east and the Philippines to the south. Taiwan shipped US$280.5 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 1.7% of overall global exports […]

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 […]