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
6 Countries with Low Tax Rates in the World
Silicon India - 7/23/2014 12:38:26 PM
... from an agriculture based economy into one of the world's most industrialized nations and a leading country in world trade and exports, Italian fashion has a long tradition, and is regarded as one of the most important in the world. The corporate tax ...
Bulgarian exports to non-EU countries fell by close to 15% y/y in January-May 2014
The Sofia Globe - 7/11/2014 7:59:11 AM
Bulgarian exports to third countries, meaning those that are not members of the European Union, fell by 14.8 per cent year-on-year in January to May 2014, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) said. Bulgaria’s exports to third countries in the first ...
Strengthening Competitiveness Can Boost Exports and Help Transform Ethiopia’s Economy
The World Bank - 7/22/2014 6:56:02 AM
Although it is the second most populous country in Sub-Saharan Africa, Ethiopia has the lowest ratio of merchandise exports to GDP in the world. It has half as many exporting firms as Kenya (which has half the population of Ethiopia), and the average ...
Ethiopia attributes economic growth to rising exports-W/Bank
en.starafrica.com - 7/23/2014 10:29:35 AM
Rising exports have contributed to Ethiopia’s double digit economic growth over the past decade, but the recent drop in prices has exposed underlying vulnerabilities in the country’s export structure, the World Bank said in a report on Wednesday.
Energy Exports Promote Prosperity and Bolster National Security
The Heritage Foundation - 7/23/2014 6:36:21 PM
Expanded exports could provide a huge boon to the American economy ... but it would send an important signal to Russia and the rest of the world that any country that derives power from controlling energy interests will have less power in the future.
Boosting the Country's Manufacturing Exports
Hispanic Business - 7/14/2014 10:25:57 AM
THROUGHOUT the world, governments have adopted several strategies ... export diversification, and higher exports earnings for the country. As Tanzania's reputation continues to soar as a viable investment destination, and as President Kikwete's government ...
America Should Rescind the Ban on Crude-Oil Exports
New York Times - 7/23/2014 11:15:32 PM
After all, greater use of natural gas and oil by other countries means less burning ... the United States from shutting off exports during national emergencies. Nor, in the event of another huge spike in world prices, would Congress be prevented from ...
World Bank Urges Ethiopia to Devalue Birr to Lift Export Revenue
Nazret - 7/21/2014 11:53:41 PM
Ethiopia’s birr is overvalued and the country would benefit from a devaluation to boost export revenue and accelerate economic growth, the World Bank said ... annual Ethiopian goods exports have remained steady at about $3 billion for the past two ...
Ethiopia should consider currency devaluation, says World Bank
Reuters - 7/22/2014 3:45:44 PM
"By one measure of real exchange rate, Ethiopia's currency is 31 percent overvalued," the World Bank's lead economist in Ethiopia ... The Horn of Africa country's exports rose to $2.6 billion in the first 10 months of 2013/2014, an increase of almost ...
Which country spends the most on its military?
9News - 7/12/2014 9:26:53 PM
a combination of increased Chinese military spending and rising regional tensions have encouraged higher military expenditures among neighboring countries like Vietnam, the Philippines and Japan. Russia leads the rest of the world in military exports, with ...
World Export Development Forum Held
Spy Ghana - 7/22/2014 4:50:10 PM
World Export Development Forum: unleashing SMEs’ potential to take Africa’s economy forward (Geneva) Business leaders and policymakers will gather in Kigali, Rwanda on15-17 September, to explore ways that can lead to higher exports by small businesses.
Textile exports increase by 3.9 percent
Business Recorder - 7/18/2014 3:26:01 AM
Textile export to the European Union (EU) registered an increase of 18 percent reaching the figure of $5 billion for the first time due to the GSP plus status given by the EU, while textiles exports to the rest of the world ... said the country''s overall ...
The World's Fastest-Growing Economies Won't Be Scary Unless They Slow Down
Businessweek - 7/20/2014 11:54:53 PM
Over the longer term, the country can’t count on its export-led model to sustain growth: From 1990 to 2010, China’s share of world exports climbed from about 1 percent to about 10 percent. The same rate of growth over the next 20 years would leave it ...
Mexico’s reforms make the country increasingly attractive to investors
worldfinance.com - 7/18/2014 11:04:09 AM
Its exports and manufacturing far exceed that ... in the late 1990s and recent changes have contributed to the country ranking 30th globally for its ‘soundness’ according to the World Economic Forum. Analysts suggest that engagement with foreign ...