Germany - world's biggest exporter

  • World's largest exporter: Germany
  • Revenues: $1.3 trillion from exports Share: 9.5% of all merchandise exports
  • Close behind: China & America
  • The 3 together: 1/4th of the world's exports.
  • Biggest importer: America, $2 trillion of merchandise imports from abroad, nearly twice as much as its nearest rival, Germany.
  • Growth in merchandise exports fell to 5.5% from 8.5% in 2006 as demand weakened in developed economies.
AFP

- Contributed by Vaibhav Agarwal