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
World ripe for cherries with strong export figures
Weekly Times Now - 6/29/2016 11:54:32 AM
Small volumes to the US and Canada also put these countries back on the export list. Cherry Growers Australia chief executive Simon Boughey said the 2015-16 year had come and gone with excellent results across the country. “This was mainly due to ...
10 Countries that Export the Most Fish in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 6/20/2016 3:01:11 AM
If ever you’re wondering where fish on your sushi comes from, join us in discovering the 10 countries that export the most fish in the world! Chances are that salmon you are eating may have come from the Northern Atlantic! “Give a man a fish, and you ...
Ireland among countries most vulnerable to EU referendum shock
The Guardian - 6/28/2016 5:25:00 PM
Fitch warned the result of the referendum would weigh on the economies of other EU countries, mainly because of lower exports to the UK, and increase political risk in Europe. It said that Malta, Belgium, the Netherlands, Cyprus and Luxembourg, as well as ...
How Brexit could turn every country into a loser
Washington Post - 6/28/2016 9:03:55 AM
Developing nations took advantage of their currency’s weaker status to export their way to ... to leave a wide part of the country uninhabitable. The yen tends to strengthen any time investors worry about the world’s path. And Japan, to put it bluntly ...
Our fragmenting world
Inquirer Opinion - 6/28/2016 4:13:25 PM
“Brexit” has stunned the world, but as early as the late 1980s the mighty ... Germany, Japan and South Korea are also export-oriented countries, but they have the domestic consumer base to soften (at least temporarily) the impact of falling exports.
Stiff U.S. corn export competition redrawing global grain flows
Reuters - 6/28/2016 9:03:55 AM
The shift illustrates how the United States, once the world's lone grain trading superpower ... Corn plantings in Argentina could jump 20 percent after changes to the country's export policies.
Halfway Around The World, Brexit Hits Japan's Already Soft Economy
North Country Public Radio - 6/28/2016 8:35:17 AM
In Japan, the world's third largest economy, the Brexit means more bad news for a country already struggling with its finances ... year 2000 (though it did rebound a bit on Monday). Japan's exports instantly became pricier — and less competitive ...
Robert J. Samuelson: World braces for Brexit consequences
The Spokesman-Review - 6/28/2016 7:02:14 AM
The most likely channel, they say, is through weaker exports. There would be a double whammy ... “There is a real risk of ‘populist exit contagion’ in a number of countries,” he says. “The world economy is far more brittle than usual because ...
Why Does a Weak Pound Matter to the World?
The Wall Street Journal Blogs - 6/28/2016 7:33:51 PM
When investment by businesses and spending by households is weak but governments are unwilling to spend more, exports become a main source of growth for the economy. In the current world of subdued ... which compares the country’s currency with a basket ...
This country's not even in Europe, but may get walloped by Brexit anyhow
Yahoo Finance - 6/26/2016 11:18:08 PM
In April, the country posted a deficit, but exports grew 8 percent year on year. A strengthening currency imperils that export growth, and heightens the risk that the BoJ—one of the most assertive central banks in the world in terms of managing currency ...
Mango export may be doubled by adopting int'l standards: MCCI
Business Recorder - 6/26/2016 11:39:36 PM
Pakistan can double its mango export to more than 40 countries of the world by adopting the international standards of processing, packaging and hot water treatment and can earn about one billion dollars per season and it can be increased further by paying ...
Increasing Opportunities for American Business by Opening Global Markets
The Huffington Post - 6/28/2016 1:47:16 AM
But many of us are already aware that our ability to compete and export is impeded by market access restrictions ... These barriers number in the thousands, and exist in economies throughout the world. Our country and regional experts also work with ...
A Single Senator Stymies the Export-Import Bank
New York Times - 6/27/2016 11:24:06 PM
Boone, a Westinghouse spokeswoman. Especially in the developing world, some countries require that exporters bidding for sales have backing from an export credit agency. So some American companies are seeking or accepting support from foreign agencies ...
India’s military chiefs to visit Asean countries
Financial Express - 6/28/2016 12:50:00 AM
As reported by FE in May, both India and Russia have agreed `in principle’ to export the world’s fastest anti-ship cruise missile, BrahMos, to countries including the UAE, Vietnam, South Africa and the south American country Chile. “Since Russia is ...
5th exports new musicals around the country
Examiner - 6/25/2016 11:52:07 AM
It also become one more musical export for the 5th. With a script nicely tailored for ... in addition to several Northwest premieres and remounting some classics, the 5th will launch the world premiere of “Romy & Michele’s High School Reunion ...