Taiwan’s Fastest-Growing Import Partners

Taiwan’s Fastest-Growing Import Partners

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After analyzing 2014 data for over 100 countries responsible for consuming the greatest dollar value in imports from Taiwan, we found 12 nations that boosted their imports by over 100% since 2010.

Overall, exports originating from Taiwan were up 14.4% in 2014 from 2010.

Taiwan’s Fastest-Growing Import Partners

Listed below in descending order below are the fastest-growing import countries for Taiwan’s exported products. These nations boosted imports from Taiwan by the greatest percentages over the five-year period ending in 2014.

  1. Mozambique: Up 822.4% since 2010 (US$101,676,000)
  2. Ethiopia: Up 513.5% ($25,736,000)
  3. Tanzania: Up 393.9% ($108,783,000)
  4. Iraq: Up 274.4% ($52,848,000)
  5. Mauritius: Up 137.5% ($120,191,000)
  6. Papua New Guinea: Up 129.2% ($254,995,000)
  7. Djibouti: Up 120.1% ($37,303,000)
  8. Myanmar (Burma): Up 110.5% ($224,646,000)
  9. Fiji: Up 109.8% ($87,242,000)
  10. Qatar: Up 107.2% ($120,466,000)
  11. Bahrain: Up 104.2% ($69,891,000)
  12. Saudi Arabia: Up 102.4% ($2,022,764,000)
  13. Sri Lanka: Up 80.4% ($414,086,000)
  14. Colombia: Up 71.5% ($484,040,000)
  15. Egypt: Up 70.8% ($762,828,000)


 
Processed petroleum oils were the fastest-growing Taiwanese product delivered to Mozambique and Tanzania.

Machinery and plastics led gains in the value of shipments from Taiwan to Ethiopia.

Also posting accelerating increases were cars and automotive parts shipped from Taiwan to Iraq.

Fresh and frozen whole fish were the greatest-improving Taiwanese product imported into Mauritius.

Research Sources:
International Monetary Fund, World Economic Outlook Database (GDP based on Purchasing Power Parity). Accessed on April 12, 2015

The World Factbook, Field Listing: Imports, Central Intelligence Agency. Accessed on April 12, 2015

Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis. Accessed on April 12, 2015