African Exporters

Africa exported $6.5 billion worth of platinum led by the following countries:

  1. South Africa: $6.5 billion
  2. Zimbabwe: $35.5 million
  3. Egypt: $1.9 million
  4. Namibia: $575,000
  5. Ethiopia: $17,000
  6. Mauritius: $12,000
  7. Seychelles: $2,000
Asian Exporters

Asia exported $2.7 billion worth of platinum led by the following countries:

  1. Hong Kong: $967.7 million
  2. Japan: $885.5 million
  3. Taiwan: $315.6 million
  4. South Korea: $292.2 million
  5. Singapore: $129.8 million
  6. China: $64.4 million
  7. Turkey: $5.2 million
  8. Kazakhstan: $3.8 million
  9. Malaysia: $2.3 million
10. Thailand: $1.7 million
European Union Exporters

European Union exported $8 billion worth of platinum led by the following EU members:

  1. United Kingdom: $4.5 billion
  2. Germany: $1.6 billion
  3. Italy: $994.9 million
  4. Belgium: $392.4 million
  5. France: $127.3 million
  6. Czech Republic: $105 million
  7. Austria: $94.8 million
  8. Spain: $69.2 million
  9. Finland: $50.2 million
10. Slovakia: $48.3 million
Latin American and Caribbean Exporters

Latin America (excluding Mexico) and the Caribbean exported $35.7 million worth of platinum led by the following countries:

  1. Colombia: $31.1 million
  2. Brazil: $4.1 million
  3. Paraguay: $180,000
  4. Peru: $151,000
  5. Costa Rica: $98,000
  6. Dominican Republic: $45,000
  7. Venezuela: $33,000
  8. Ecuador: $1,000
Middle Eastern Exporters

Middle East exported $7.2 million worth of platinum led by the following countries:

  1. United Arab Emirates: $6.4 million
  2. Iran: $556,000
  3. Israel: $131,000
  4. Saudi Arabia: $39,000
  5. Lebanon: $6,000
North American Exporters

North America exported $2.2 billion worth of platinum led by the following countries:

  1. United States: $2 billion
  2. Canada: $201 million
  3. Mexico: $2.6 million
Oceanian Exporters

Oceania exported $2 million worth of platinum led by the following countries:

  1. Australia: $1.2 million
  2. New Zealand: $864,000
The accompanying list identifies exporters with the fastest-growing international sales of platinum from 2011 to 2015. Overall, the 5-year percentage decline for this exported product category was down -32.4%.
Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis

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Ever wonder which countries export the most platinum? See the list, which also shows each exporter's percentage of global platinum exports within parenthesis. In 2015, world platinum exports were US$21.6 billion.