UK’s EU Trade Scorecard Before Brexit

This ongoing analysis tracks key metrics focusing on the United Kingdom’s export sales and trade balances with the European Union by top trade products and also at the country level for each EU member. In 2017, the EU maintained its status as a global trade behemoth comprised of 28 members collectively generating US$5.719 trillion worth […]

Poland’s Top Trading Partners

Nicknamed Polonia (Land of the Fields), the Republic of Poland shipped US$230.9 billion worth of products around the globe in 2017. That figure represents roughly 1.4% of overall global exports estimated at $15.952 trillion one year earlier in 2016. From a continental perspective, 88.4% of Polish exports by value were delivered to fellow European countries. […]

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$506.3 billion worth of products around the globe in 2017. That figure represents roughly 3.2% of overall global exports estimated at $15.952 trillion one year earlier […]

Spain’s Top Trading Partners

Spain shipped US$320.1 billion worth of products around the globe in 2017. That figure represents roughly 2% of overall global exports estimated at $15.952 trillion one year earlier in 2016. From a continental perspective, well over two-thirds (69.4%) of Spanish exports by value were delivered to fellow European countries while 11.1% were sold to Asian […]

Switzerland’s Top Trading Partners

Strategically located in central west Europe, Switzerland shares its land borders with Austria, France, Germany and Liechtenstein. Switzerland shipped US$299.6 billion worth of products around the globe in 2017. That figure represents roughly 1.9% of overall global exports for 2016 estimated at $15.952 trillion (as of February 2, 2018). From a continental perspective, 46.6% of […]

Germany’s Top Trading Partners

The world’s third-largest exporter, Germany shipped US$1.445 trillion worth of products around the globe in 2017. That dollar figure represents roughly 9.1% of overall global exports estimated at $15.952 trillion one year earlier in 2016. About two-thirds (65.9%) of German exports by value were delivered to other European countries while 18.3% were sold to Asian […]

Ukraine’s Top Trading Partners

Ukraine shipped US$43.4 billion worth of products around the globe in 2017. That figure represents roughly 0.3% of overall global exports estimated at $15.952 trillion as of February 2, 2018. From a continental perspective, 54.9% of Ukrainian exports by value were delivered to fellow European countries while 32.5% were sold to Asian importers. Ukraine shipped […]

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 European or Asian countries. Russia shipped US$359.2 billion worth of products around the globe in 2017. That figure represents roughly 2.2% of overall global exports estimated at $15.952 trillion one […]