Ever wonder which countries export the most chrome? See the list, which also shows each exporter's percentage of global chrome exports within parenthesis. In 2016, world chrome exports were US$2.1 billion.
African Exporters

Africa exported $1.3 billion worth of chrome led by the following countries:

  1. South Africa: $1.3 billion
  2. Zimbabwe: $20.9 million
  3. Madagascar: $10.2 million
  4. Ethiopia: $83,000
  5. Egypt: $19,000
  6. Zambia: $13,000
  7. Uganda: $
Asian Exporters

Asia exported $487.3 million worth of chrome led by the following countries:

  1. Turkey: $244.8 million
  2. Kazakhstan: $116.5 million
  3. Pakistan: $67.2 million
  4. India: $51.6 million
  5. Philippines: $6.5 million
  6. China: $558,000
  7. Malaysia: $207,000
  8. Japan: $29,000
  9. Taiwan: $25,000
10. Singapore: $12,000
European Union (EU) Exporters

European Union exported $53.6 million worth of chrome led by the following EU members:

  1. Netherlands: $23.2 million
  2. Germany: $16.5 million
  3. Belgium: $9.4 million
  4. France: $1.7 million
  5. Spain: $1 million
  6. Italy: $930,000
  7. Poland: $325,000
  8. Finland: $163,000
  9. Czech Republic: $85,000
10. United Kingdom: $74,000
Latin American and Caribbean Exporters

Latin America (excluding Mexico) and the Caribbean exported $13.8 million worth of chrome led by the following countries:

  1. Brazil: $13.4 million
  2. Cuba: $290,000
  3. Chile: $42,000
  4. Colombia: $19,000
  5. Peru: $8,000
  6. Ecuador: $2,000
Middle Eastern Exporters

Middle East exported $114.8 million worth of chrome led by the following countries:

  1. Iran: $92 million
  2. Oman: $19.7 million
  3. United Arab Emirates: $3.1 million
North American Exporters

North America exported $5 million worth of chrome led by the following countries:

  1. United States: $5 million
  2. Canada: $8,000
Oceanian Exporters

Oceania exported $249,000 worth of chrome led by the following countries:

  1. Papua New Guinea: $221,000
  2. New Zealand: $28,000
The accompanying list identifies exporters with the fastest-growing international sales of chrome from 2012 to 2016. Overall, the 5-year percentage decline for this exported product category was -20.4%.
Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis

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