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: $3.621 trillion (up 14.6%)
  6. Russia: $3.559 trillion (up 15.4%)
  8. France: $2.587 trillion (up 11.6%)
10. United Kingdom: $2.435 trillion (up 12.2%)
12. Italy: $2.066 trillion (up 1%)
16. Spain: $1.534 trillion (up 3.3%)
17. Turkey: $1.512 trillion (up 35.3%)
24. Poland: $941.4 billion (up 29%)
27. Netherlands: $798.1 billion (up 6.8%)
38. Belgium: $467.1 billion (up 11.8%)
Richest Asian Countries (with world ranking)

  1. China: US$17.632 trillion (up 79.4%)
  3. India: $7.277 trillion (up 62%)
  4. Japan: $4.788 trillion (up 11.8%)
  9. Indonesia: $2.554 trillion (up 53%)
13. South Korea: $1.790 trillion (up 32.8%)
21. Taiwan: $1.022 trillion (up 32.8%)
22. Thailand: $990.1 billion (up 27.5%)
26. Pakistan: $884.2 billion (up 30.8%)
28. Malaysia: $746.8 billion (up 42.6%)
29. Philippines: $694.6 billion (up 50.1%)
Richest South American Countries

  7. Brazil: $3.073 trillion (up 25%)
25. Argentina: $927.4 billion (up 32.4%)
31. Colombia: $641.5 billion (up 40.6%)
34. Venezuela: $545.7 billion (up 12.8%)
43. Chile: $410.3 billion (up 35.6%)
47. Peru: $376.7 billion (up 48.1%)
63. Ecuador: $182 billion (up 40.2%)
91. Bolivia: $70 billion (up 46.2%)
92. Uruguay: $69.8 billion (up 44.9%)
100. Paraguay: $57.9 billion (up 44.5%)
Richest African Countries

20. Nigeria: $1.058 trillion (up 63.4%)
23. Egypt: $945.4 billion (up 30.6%)
30. South Africa: $683.1 billion (up 21.8%)
33. Algeria: $551.7 billion (up 30.6%)
56. Morocco: $254.4 billion (up 38.3%)
62. Sri Lanka: $217.1 billion (up 61.6%)
64. Angola: $175.5 billion (up 40.5%)
72. Ethiopia: $139.4 billion (up 91.4%)
74. Kenya: $134.7 billion (up 51.1%)
75. Tunisia: $125.1 billion (up 23.8%)
78. Ghana: $109.4 billion (up 72%)
Richest North American Countries

  2. United States: $17.416 trillion (up 18.3%)
11. Mexico: $2.143 trillion (up 22.6%)
15. Canada: $1.579 trillion (up 19.7%)
Richest Oceania Countries

19. Australia: $1.100 trillion (up 27%)
70. New Zealand: $158.7 billion (up 22.4%)
Richest Middle Eastern Countries

14. Saudi Arabia: $1.652 trillion (up 49.4%)
18. Iran: $1.284 trillion (up 15.3%)
32. UAE: $605 billion (up 26.8%)
37. Iraq: $494.5 billion (up 50.6%)
55. Israel: $268.3 billion (up 33.8%)
GDP per capita based on population size.
International Monetary Fund statistics at October 2014

World's Richest Countries by 2014 GDP

Richest Countries by 2014 GDP Per Capita

According to IMF data, China became the world's richest country as of October 2014.