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, 2012See also: Exports map
Global beef exports projected to set record in 2015
Bovine Veterinarian - 4/16/2015 5:41:34 AM
In breaking out exports by country, the report shows India increasing its lead over Brazil as the world’s largest exporter of beef. Much of India’s beef production and exports come from Buffalo, rather than cattle. Australia is the third-largest beef ...
Palm Exports by Indonesia in March Jump Most Since ‘08 on China
Bloomberg - 4/17/2015 9:58:05 AM
Exports from Malaysia, the second-biggest producer, climbed 22 percent last month after posting an 18 percent drop in February, Malaysian Palm Oil Board data showed April 10. China is the world’s largest ... report estimates the country’s biodiesel ...
Services exports can save Australia from the commodities bust
Australian Financial Review - 4/17/2015 7:42:05 AM
The study, commissioned by ANZ Bank, PwC and Asialink Business and launched in Melbourne on Friday, is designed to promote better understanding of the full extent of services exports and the potential for faster growth, as Asian countries shift to more ...
Eurozone Exports Rise as Euro Weakens
Wall Street Journal - 4/16/2015 2:06:49 AM
Rising exports helped widen the eurozone ... The European Union’s statistics agency said Wednesday the 19 countries that use the euro had a surplus in their trade in goods with the rest of the world of €20.3 billion ($21.5 billion), up from € ...
4 ways a surging dollar rattles world economies, markets
The Business Insider - 4/15/2015 9:49:08 PM
Meanwhile, the International Monetary Fund downgraded the outlook for U.S. economic growth this year and next, citing the strong dollar's damage to American exports. The dollar ... is having a big impact around the world. In the United States, it is ...
FAST-TRACK PRO: By voting yes, Congress can jumpstart a sluggish economy
Evansville Courier and Press - 4/17/2015 5:04:36 AM
While the 20 countries where we have agreements in place represent just a small percent of the world's population, they buy nearly half of U.S. exports. The United States even has a trade surplus with its 20 trade agreement partners. Consider the potential ...
Trade between China and Portuguese-speaking countries falls 23.64 pct
Macau Daily Times - 4/17/2015 12:11:06 AM
In Brazil, China’s biggest world trading partner ... and Mozambican exports amounting to US$98 million (+1.64 percent). Trade between China and the other Portuguese-speaking countries – Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, East Timor and São Tomé and Príncipe ...
Exports from international tourism rise to $1.5trn in 2014
Vanguard - 4/16/2015 11:21:00 PM
represents 30% of the world’s exports of services and 6% of overall exports of goods and services. As a worldwide export category, tourism ranks fourth after fuels, chemicals and food, ranking first in many developing countries. International tourism ...
9MFY15: Amid declining exports, trade deficit widens 15.4%
The Express Tribune - 4/14/2015 11:59:10 PM
Despite the government’s attempts at reducing the trade deficit, Pakistan’s overall exports to the rest of the world remained dismal during the ... It was more than the amount the country raised from international debt markets by floating Islamic ...
10 Top Iron-producing Countries
Resource Investing News - 4/16/2015 1:38:11 AM
The country is home to the world’s largest iron ore mine ... In 2013, the government instated heavy export taxes on the metal to capitalize on the high level of exports. Canadian iron ore production fell last year, and the USGS notes that will likely ...
Mussel exports show strong growth
FIS - 4/15/2015 7:33:07 PM
Chile sent 9,724 tonnes of mussels (Mytilus chilensis) abroad between January and February 2015, a volume that represents a 51.8 per cent rise when compared to exports during the same period last year. In value terms, in the first two-month period sales of ...
GST to increase India's GDP by 1-2 per cent: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley
Economic Times - 4/16/2015 10:52:22 PM
Currently visiting Washington to attend the annual Spring meeting of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, Jaitley was speaking ... would collectively increase the GDP of the country, he said. As the country has already hit 7.5-8 per cent ...
World generated US$1.5 trillion from travel in 2014
traveldailymedia.com - 4/16/2015 9:59:16 AM
now represents 6% of total global goods and service exports, making it the world’s fourth largest industry after fuels, chemicals and food. But the UNWTO noted that it is the top industry in many developing countries. The world saw a record 1.14 billion ...
Singapore's exports up 18.5 pct in March
China - 4/17/2015 1:22:41 AM
The country's trade promotion agency said that the increase was due to the expansion in both electronic and non-electronic non-oil domestic exports (NODX). On a year-on-year basis, electronic NODX increased by 10.4 percent in March, in contrast to the 12.5 ...
'Capacity exports' help China and the world
ECNS - 4/8/2015 10:23:05 AM
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has announced that the country will accelerate exports of equipment and promote industrial ... to build a new global value chain that treats all players in the world fairly, be it developed economies or poor countries.