Definition: This entry provides the total US dollar amount of merchandise exports on an f.o.b. (free on board) basis. These figures are calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Exports map
Jewellery exports can quintuple to $40 billion if controls tightened
Economic Times - 7/30/2015 10:53:42 AM
NEW DELHI: Gold jewellery exports could jump five times to $40 billion per year by 2020 if quality controls are tightened, the World Gold Council (WGC) said, adding the country is punching below its weight due to questions over the purity of its products.
Gold jewellery exports can jump five times to $40 bn by 2020: WGC
Financial Express - 7/30/2015 3:11:24 PM
Gold jewellery exports could jump five times to $40 billion per year by 2020 if quality controls are tightened, the World Gold Council (WGC) said, adding the country is punching below its weight due to questions over the purity of its products. Mom-and-pop ...
Brazil's agriculture minister optimistic about a Mercosur/EU trade accord by end of the year
MercoPress - 7/30/2015 9:34:58 AM
In effect Brazil is the world's leading exporter of chicken and fourth when it comes to pork meat. Brazilian poultry exports reach 170 markets and pork, 80 countries. During the show's debates, minister Abreu also made several announcements: for the first ...
UPDATE 1-Indonesia's Timah says rule delays to halt tin exports until mid-Aug
Reuters - 7/30/2015 4:34:19 AM
Indonesia, the world's top exporter of the solder material, is introducing new rules for shipments from Aug. 1, but delays in the issuing of export documents by the ... The Southeast Asian country is concerned about the scale of illegal tin mining and ...
Channel Tunnel delays put Scottish seafood exports at risk
FIS - 7/30/2015 5:56:02 PM
Scottish fishing and food processing sector stakeholders voiced concern about the impact that delays of fresh product exports to the continent through the Channel Tunnel have on their businesses. These delays have been caused by disruption in Calais after ...
India’s jewellery exports can quintuple to $40 bn if controls tightened: WGC
Live Mint - 7/30/2015 11:50:58 AM
New Delhi: India’s gold jewellery exports could jump five times to $40 billion per year by 2020 if quality controls are tightened, the World Gold Council (WGC) said, adding the country is punching below its weight due to questions over the purity of its ...
Supply Chain Risk: Five Worst Offending Countries For Human Rights Violations
Forbes - 7/29/2015 5:50:04 PM
Awareness of supply chain risk has been steadily growing among publicly listed companies all over the world ... rights violations. These countries account for 48% of global apparel production, 53% of global apparel exports and 26% of global electronics ...
Oil industry renews call for exports
Oklahoma News - 7/30/2015 5:02:57 AM
certainly the United States should not be the only country left in the world with such a ban in place." The speaker's words came hours after the American Petroleum Institute held a conference call with reporters, saying domestic oil exports would boost the ...
Boehner Calls for an End to the Decades-Old Ban on US Oil Exports
US News and World Report - 7/29/2015 9:03:21 PM
Opponents of a ban on U.S. exports of crude oil got a powerful ally in House ... certainly the United States should not be the only country left in the world with such a ban in place,” he said. For its part, the Obama administration has been cool to ...
Global rice prices to surge by year-end as El Nino hits Asian supply
ABS-CBN News - 7/30/2015 6:28:51 AM
Exports from the three countries, which account for 68 percent of the world rice trade, are seen at 27.2 million tonnes this year, down 6.2 percent from a year ago, according to the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). "The market has not yet ...
GM to invest $1 billion in India to boost exports
Reuters - 7/30/2015 12:52:24 AM
The Detroit carmaker, which has the capacity to produce more than 280,000 cars a year in India, will reduce this to 220,000 a year by 2025 as it stops making cars at one plant and modestly raises capacity at its second plant in the country. "We need to ...
GM to invest $1bn in India to boost exports
The Peninsula - 7/30/2015 7:33:16 AM
NEW DELHI: General Motors Co said yesterday it will invest $1bn over the next few years to turn India into a global export hub, even as it cuts production capacity in the country due to sluggish ... India to become the world’s third-largest passenger ...
Boehner wants to end the US oil export ban
The Business Insider - 7/29/2015 11:47:59 PM
the United States should not be the last developed country in the world with a self-imposed ban on oil exports. Repealing the U.S. ban would create 1 million jobs, help bring down gasoline prices for consumers and be good for allies, Boehner said.
Timmons: The World Is Passing Us By
NAM - 7/29/2015 10:29:15 PM
“The world is passing us by, as Congress yet again failed to get our country off the sidelines. Congress had the opportunity to pass two bills that would immediately secure and create jobs for manufacturers in the United States and help our nation ...
Nomura Sees Rupee at 63.20/Dollar by Q3 of 2016
NDTV - 7/30/2015 3:58:31 AM
These expectations, Nomura said, when combined with a world of beggar ... justified by the country's productivity growth," the report said. Secondly, it said although REER appreciation has been blamed for the recent contraction in exports (-16 per cent ...