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 […]

Georgia’s Top Trading Partners

Georgia shipped US$1.8 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 0.01% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 trillion for 2015. From a continental perspective, 47.9% of Georgian exports by value are delivered to European countries while 43.1% are sold to Asian importers. Georgia ships another 6.7% worth of […]

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 […]

Qatar’s Top 15 Import Partners

Qatar shipped US$78 billion worth of products around the globe in 2015. That figure represents roughly 0.5% of overall global exports estimated at $16.329 trillion. From a continental perspective, $63.8 billion or 81.8% of Qatar’s total exports by value in 2015 were delivered to other Asian trade partners. European importers purchased 11.9% of Qatari shipments […]

Guatemala’s Top Trading Partners

Guatemala shipped US$10.8 billion worth of products around the globe in 2015. That figure represents roughly 06% of overall global exports estimated at $18.686 trillion. From a continental perspective, 41.5% of Guatemala’s total exports by value in 2015 were delivered to North American trade partners. Member countries of the Central American Common Market purchased 29% […]

Nepal’s Top Import Partners

Officially named the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, Nepal is a land-locked country surrounded to its east, south and west by India and by China to its north. Nepal has a population of about 31.6 million residents living in a region that boasts eight of the world’s ten highest mountains. Nepal shipped US$907.7 million worth […]

Macau’s Top Import Partners

Officially named the Macao Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, Macau is strategically located on the west side of the Pearl River Delta and just over 60 kilometers from Hong Kong to the east. According to Wikipedia, Macau has a population of about 636,200 residents living within 30.3 square kilometres making Macau […]

World’s Top Import Partners

Export sales depend on sustained demand from importing nations. Therefore, it is important to know which trade partners represent the largest share of dollar shipments from around the globe. Exporters that overly depend on demand from a few trade partners are vulnerable if the importing countries suffer an economic slowdown. This is why governments try […]