Richest Research Sources

1. GDP Statistics by Country
International Monetary Fund's World Economic Outlook database

2. Latest Global Trade Statistics
World's Top Exports (WTEx)
 
3. Trade Partners by Country
CIA World Factbook

4. USA Trade Goods by Country
Census Bureau Foreign Trade Statistics
Richest European Countries

  5. Germany: $3.979 trillion (up 3.1%)
  6. Russia: $3.745 trillion (up 0.5%)
  9. United Kingdom: $2.788 trillion (up 3.2%)
10. France: $2.737 trillion (up 2.7%)
12. Italy: $2.221 trillion (up 2.1%)
15. Spain: $1.690 trillion (up 4.4%)
17. Turkey: $1.670 trillion (up 4.6%)
24. Poland: $1.052 trillion (up 4.5%)
27. Netherlands: $865.9 billion (up 3%)
28. Belgium: $508.6 billion (up 2.8%)
43. Romania: $441 billion (up 6.3%)
46. Austria: $415.9 billion (up 2.7%)
Richest Asian Countries (with world ranking)

  1. China: US$21.269 trillion (up 8% from 2015)
  3. India: $8.721 trillion (up 9%)
  4. Japan: $4.932 trillion (up 1.8%)
  8. Indonesia: $3.028 trillion (up 6.3%)
13. South Korea: $1.929 trillion (up 4.1%)
20. Thailand: $1.161 trillion (up 4.6%)
21. Taiwan: $1.125 trillion (up 2.3%)
25. Pakistan: $988.2 billion (up 6.1%)
28. Malaysia: $863.8 billion (up 5.7%)
29. Philippines: $801.9 billion (up 7.8%)
33. Bangladesh: $628.4 billion (up 8.3%)
40. Singapore: $486.9 billion (up 3%)
Richest South American Countries

  7. Brazil: $3.135 trillion (down -2%)
26. Argentina: $879.4 billion (down -0.5%)
31. Colombia: $690.4 billion (up 3.5%)
41. Venezuela: $468.6 billion (down -8.8%)
44. Chile: $436.1 billion (up 3%)
47. Peru: $409.9 billion (up 5.1%)
65. Ecuador: $182.4 billion (down -1%)
92. Bolivia: $78.4 billion (up 5.1%)
94. Uruguay: $73.9 billion (up 1.4%)
101. Paraguay: $64.1 billion (up 4.9%)
Richest African Countries

22. Egypt: $1.105 trillion (up 5.2%)
23. Nigeria: $1.089 trillion (down -0.5%)
30. South Africa: $736.3 billion (up 1.4%)
34. Algeria: $609.4 billion (up 4.9%)
58. Morocco: $282.8 billion (up 3.2%)
64. Angola: $187.3 billion (up 1.3%)
68. Ethiopia: $174.7 billion (up 7.9%)
74. Kenya: $152.7 billion (up 7.4%)
75. Tanzania: $150.6 billion (up 8.6%)
79. Tunisia: $130.8 billion (up 2.8%)
80. Ghana: $120.8 billion (up 4.7%)
85. Libya: $90.9 billion (down -2.1%)
Richest North American Countries

  2. United States: $18.562 trillion (up 2.9%)
11. Mexico: $2.307 trillion (up 3.4%)
16. Canada: $1.674 trillion (up 2.5%)
Richest Oceania Countries

19. Australia: $1.189 trillion (up 4.2%)
67. New Zealand: $174.8 billion (up 4.1%)
Richest Middle Eastern Countries

14. Saudi Arabia: $1.731 trillion (up 2.5%)
18. Iran: $1.459 trillion (up 5.8%)
32. UAE: $667.2 billion (up 3.6%)
36. Vietnam: $594.9 billion (up 7.5%)
56. Israel: $297 billion (up 4.1%)
GDP per capita based on population size.
Net Worth
Top US Exports
Top US Imports
Top China Exports
Top China Imports

International Monetary Fund statistics at October 2016
Iraq and India are top gainers since 2015 followed by Bangladesh and China. (Next update April 2017)
Richest by 2016 GDP Per Capita
World's Richest Countries by 2016 GDP
Richest Scandinavian Countries

38. Sweden: $498.1 billion (up 4.9%)
48. Norway: $364.7 billion (up 2.1%)
60. Denmark: $264.8 billion (up 2.3%)
Richest Nordic Countries

62. Finland: $230 billion (up 2.2%)
148. Iceland: $16.1 billion (up 6.3%)
Statistics are based on Purchasing Power Parity (PPP), a methodology that factors in living costs and inflation rates. PPP gives a clearer comparison of living standards among the different countries.
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