Total Trade

Total Global Exports (2018) $1,246,780,265,176
Total Global Imports (2018) $1,348,491,560,946

Industry Traders

Export Countries

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
China $134,258,747,718
United States $133,599,994,300
Germany $115,839,210,161
Belgium $80,266,355,112
South Korea $69,622,969,794
Japan $62,147,012,914
Netherlands $53,130,756,994
Saudi Arabia $39,528,032,576
Singapore $37,968,880,436
France $36,284,552,411

Import Countries

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $176,893,935,711
United States $118,101,109,412
Germany $100,628,100,537
Belgium $63,360,969,299
India $56,306,965,253
France $45,321,243,834
Japan $43,685,635,718
South Korea $42,130,113,566
Italy $41,537,257,024
Mexico $36,351,768,241

Traded Goods (at the 4-digit HS Code level)

Top 10 Exports

HS Code Export USD$
(3901) Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms $83,904,893,016
(2933) heterocyclic compounds with nitrogen hetero-atom(s) only; nucleic acids and their salts $75,433,194,730
(3920) Other plates, sheets, film, foil, tape, strip of plastics, noncellular & not reinforced, laminated, supported $58,268,330,922
(3907) Polyacetals, other polyethers, epoxide resins, polycarbonates, alkyd resins, polyallyl esters, other polyesters in primary forms $57,567,811,469
(2902) cyclic hydrocarbons $49,416,562,049
(3902) Polymers of propylene or other olefins, in primary forms $45,771,432,059
(3808) insecticides, rodenticides, fungicides, herbicides, germination inhibitors and plant-growth regulators, disinfectants and similar products, put up for retail sale or as preparations or articles, e.g. sulphur-treated bands, wicks and candles, and fly-paper $36,437,141,941
(2905) acyclic alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives $29,309,342,102
(3917) Tubes, pipes & hoses & their fittings of plastics joints, elbows, flanges, artificial guts, sausage casings $26,655,101,494
(2901) acyclic hydrocarbons $25,856,494,869

Top 10 Imports

HS Code Import USD$
(3901) Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms $85,952,204,345
(2933) heterocyclic compounds with nitrogen hetero-atom(s) only; nucleic acids and their salts $84,770,755,211
(3907) Polyacetals, other polyethers, epoxide resins, polycarbonates, alkyd resins, polyallyl esters, other polyesters in primary forms $63,470,783,298
(3920) Other plates, sheets, film, foil, tape, strip of plastics, noncellular & not reinforced, laminated, supported $58,785,395,307
(2902) cyclic hydrocarbons $52,466,697,574
(3902) Polymers of propylene or other olefins, in primary forms $47,321,023,964
(2905) acyclic alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives $42,516,790,535
(3808) insecticides, rodenticides, fungicides, herbicides, germination inhibitors and plant-growth regulators, disinfectants and similar products, put up for retail sale or as preparations or articles, e.g. sulphur-treated bands, wicks and candles, and fly-paper $36,522,892,152
(2901) acyclic hydrocarbons $28,482,924,203
(4002) Synthetic rubber & factice from oils or mixed with natural rubber in primary form or sheets, strips $27,202,391,845

Sources:

UN Comtrade except where stated otherwise. Data Accessed: December 1, 2017