America’s Top Trading Partners

US President Donald Trump has called into question the merits of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). In 2016, more than a third of American exports (34.2%) were delivered to Canada and Mexico. Many experts anticipate major changes in US trade relationships around the world including NAFTA partners. The world’s second-largest exporter, the United […]

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 […]

Netherlands Top Trading Partners

Also called Holland, Netherlands is strategically located on the European continent. It borders Germany to the east, Belgium to the south and is in close proximity to the United Kingdom via the North Sea and the English Channel. Netherlands shipped US$569.2 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 3.5% […]

Spain’s Top Trading Partners

Spain shipped US$287.8 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 2015. From a continental perspective, 69.9% of Spain’s total exports by value in 2016 were delivered to other European trade partners. Asian importers purchased 11.2% of […]

Canada’s Top Trading Partners

Nicknamed the Great White North, the Dominion of Canada shares its busy southern land border with its largest import partner–the United States of America. Canada shipped US$388.9 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 2.5% of overall global exports estimated at $15.862 trillion. From a continental perspective, over three-quarters […]

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 […]

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$303.1 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 1.9% of overall global exports in 2015 estimated at $16.236 trillion (as of January 26, 2017). From a continental perspective, 49.7% of […]

Australia’s Top Trading Partners

Nicknamed the Land Down Under, Australia is an island economy that strongly benefits from its close proximity to the vast markets of China and Japan which together represent almost half (46.4%) of all Australian export sales. In 2015, Australia signed the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (FTA), which opened tariff-free markets for agricultural, natural resources, energy […]