Tag Archives: Exports

Map of the Day: Export Markets

Notice any trend or clusters?  Who gets hurt as global trade declines? Source:  Fascinating Maps

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Who’s Exposed to China?

Good piece over at the FT’s beyondbrics blog on which emerging markets are exposed to China.   The table below looks at non-farm commodity exports (NFC) and share of exports to China as a percent of GDP.  The higher the score … Continue reading

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Japan’s September Exports Down 10.3% Y/Y

Great data from Japan’s Ministry of Finance (MOF) showing the sharp drop in exports to each of the country’s major trading partners. TOKYO — Japan’s trade deficit widened in September as exports plunged 10.3 percent from a year earlier, weighed … Continue reading

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China’s Faces Manufacturing Downturn

China’s manufacturing sector slowing down affecting thousands of factories already on the brink.   Export growth will slow to a two-year low of just 11 percent in November, well off the year’s peak of 38 percent.   Exports to the European Union, … Continue reading

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Chinese Export Outlook Grim, Could Spark General Slowdown

The question is will China embark on another massive state led credit expansion to offset the decline in exports as they did in 2008-09?   We have our doubts. (click here if video is not observable)

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China’s Dwindling Trade Surplus Signals Weak World Economy

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Germany Rising – Keine Gehäuse Bubble

The latest Economist reports the Germans are the most optimistic they have been since 2000 and business confidence is at its highest level  since the Ifo institute began tracking it 20 years ago.    The Economist writes, What’s Germany’s secret? … Continue reading

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