Total Trade

Total Global Exports (2017) $727,574,283,823
Total Global Imports (2017) $689,598,826,469

Industry Traders

Export Countries

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
Switzerland $72,286,875,000
Hong Kong $59,139,267,930
United States $54,262,194,156
Japan $46,939,291,304
Germany $43,522,899,180
Russia $37,305,533,966
Canada $36,937,609,880
United Kingdom $36,165,085,503
South Korea $29,494,668,718
Belgium $23,256,178,834

Import Countries

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
Switzerland $76,912,130,032
United States $76,616,790,461
Germany $60,874,731,659
United Kingdom $52,626,248,598
India $42,566,642,641
Turkey $39,921,613,685
Hong Kong $37,034,138,927
Italy $35,621,441,022
South Korea $31,407,792,895
Japan $26,278,021,116

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

Top 10 Exports

HS Code Export USD$
(7108) Gold (including gold plated with platinum), unwrought or semimanufactured or powder $250,210,116,196
(7403) Refined copper & copper alloys (no mast alloy of 7405), unwrought $45,879,213,585
(7208) Hot rolled flat-rolled products of iron or nonalloy steel width 600mm or more, hot-rolled, not clad, plated, coated $38,369,136,805
(7601) Aluminum, unwrought $35,818,659,782
(7210) Flat-rolled products of iron or nonalloy steel width 600mm or more, clad, plated, coated $28,296,508,400
(7204) Ferrous waste & scrap; remelting scrap ingots of iron or steel $26,664,522,747
(7110) Platinum, unwrought, semimanufactured or powder form $26,090,138,590
(7202) Ferroalloys $20,990,242,719
(7219) Flat-rolled stainless steel products width 600mm or more $19,321,780,671
(7207) Semifinished products of iron or nonalloy steel $19,262,497,516

Top 10 Imports

HS Code Import USD$
(7108) Gold (including gold plated with platinum), unwrought or semimanufactured or powder $217,756,303,297
(7601) Aluminum, unwrought $46,787,772,939
(7210) Flat-rolled products of iron or nonalloy steel width 600mm or more, clad, plated, coated $37,581,364,564
(7208) Hot rolled flat-rolled products of iron or nonalloy steel width 600mm or more, hot-rolled, not clad, plated, coated $35,802,693,632
(7403) Refined copper & copper alloys (no mast alloy of 7405), unwrought $26,620,628,316
(7204) Ferrous waste & scrap; remelting scrap ingots of iron or steel $26,099,952,264
(7110) Platinum, unwrought, semimanufactured or powder form $24,202,008,103
(7225) Flat-rolled products of other alloy steel width 600mm or more silicon electrical steel, high speed steel, ball-bearing steel, high-nickel alloy steel $20,549,790,956
(7219) Flat-rolled stainless steel products width 600mm or more $20,439,473,360
(7202) Ferroalloys $18,337,416,817

Sources:

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