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 […]

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 […]

Malaysia’s Top Trading Partners

Malaysia consists of two similarly sized regions in southeast Asia: Peninsular Malaysia and East Malaysia (Malaysian Borneo). The country shares it borders with Brunei, Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. Malaysia shipped US$189.6 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 1.2% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion […]

Thailand’s Top Trading Partners

Thailand shipped US$213.6 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 1.3% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion for 2015 (as of January 25, 2017). From a continental perspective, 62.6% of Thai exports by value are delivered to other Asian countries while 13.4% are sold to North American […]

Highest Value Thai Import Products

Fossil fuels including oil and petroleum gases were among the 20 highest value Thai import products in 2016. The most valuable Thai imports also include gold and refined copper. Aircraft and spacecraft is another area where Thailand’s domestic supply lags demand, as is the case for phone system devices including smartphones. Other top examples are […]

Pakistan’s Top Trading Partners

In addition to its southern coastline along the Arabian Sea and Gulf of Oman, Pakistan shares land borders with China in the northeast, India to the east, Iran to the southwest and Afghanistan to the west. Pakistan shipped US$22.1 billion worth of products around the globe in 2015. That figure represents just 0.1% of overall […]

India’s Fastest-Growing Import Partners

After analyzing 2014 data for 100 of India’s fastest-growing import partners, we found 13 nations that boosted their imports by at least 200% from 2010 to 2014. Overall, exports originating from India were up 44.4% compared to 2010. India’s Fastest-Growing Import Partners Listed below in descending order below are the fastest-growing import countries for India’s […]

China’s Fastest-Growing Import Partners

After analyzing 2015 data for the 100 countries responsible for consuming the greatest dollar value in Chinese imports, we found 13 countries that boosted their imports by triple digits since 2011. Three of these 15 import-leading nations are in Asia, logical trade partners since they share share the same continental neighborhood. Still, nine countries from […]