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
An incredible image shows powerful countries buying up much of the world’s land
Washington Post - 5/21/2015 7:44:42 AM
... is buying another country’s land – while the red bars indicate “exports,” or countries that are selling their land. China ranks as the most active country in the world in land trade, purchasing land from 33 countries and but selling it to only ...
Iraq exports hold close to record high in May
Reuters - 5/22/2015 2:02:54 PM
Southern exports slip to 2.55 mbpd so far in May LONDON ... produce most of Iraq's oil and the terminals are its main outlet to world markets. Located far from the parts of the country controlled by Islamic State, they have kept pumping despite the ...
US needs more market access as world corn production estimates rise
High Plains Journal - 5/22/2015 5:06:02 AM
While these U.S. competitor countries are projected to account for only 11 percent of world corn production in the 2014/2015 marketing year, combined they are expected to provide nearly 40 percent of world exports. The U.S. profile is more balanced ...
Gaza unemployment world's highest as 60% of youth find themselves jobless
The Jerusalem Post - 5/22/2015 4:58:53 AM
World Bank country director for the West Bank and the Gaza Strip. “The ongoing blockade and the 2014 war have taken a toll on Gaza’s economy and people’s livelihoods. Gaza’s exports virtually disappeared and the manufacturing sector has shrunk by ...
Gaza economy 'on verge of collapse', with world's highest unemployment
theguardian.com - 5/22/2015 9:16:35 AM
World Bank country director for West Bank and Gaza. “The ongoing blockade and the 2014 war have taken a toll on Gaza’s economy and people’s livelihoods. Gaza’s exports virtually disappeared and the manufacturing sector has shrunk by as much as 60%.
The week ahead: Folk, world & country
The Boston Globe - 5/21/2015 6:54:36 AM
The legendary rockers are celebrating their 50th anniversary as one of the more incendiary exports from the British Invasion ... STRIKING MATCHES/THE SECRET SISTERS What do rising modern country-rock blenders Striking Matches and retro-cool vintage ...
World Bank: Gaza facing ‘dangerous fiscal crisis’
The Times of Israel - 5/22/2015 8:47:57 AM
According to the World Bank, the virtual disappearance of Gaza’s exports can be explained by no other variable ... “Therefore, taking into account legitimate security concerns of neighboring countries, ways have to be found to drastically improve ...
The Benefit of Free Trade Is Not Exports, It’s Lower Prices on Things We Want
CATO Institute - 5/22/2015 10:49:38 AM
This whole “exports and jobs” framework ... “the United States” doesn’t produce the world’s most popular entertainment. Individuals, organized into partnerships and corporations in each country, produce and exchange. In any case, today ...
India’s auto exports hit a record high in 2014-15
Live Mint - 5/21/2015 8:37:48 PM
Sell in any country of the world, but manufacture here ... which set up shop in the southern city of Chennai in 1996, now exports to 119 countries, shipping over 190,000 cars in 2014-15. Exports of cars, utility vehicles, commercial vehicles and ...
JCB banks on India play, eyes highest revenue share by 2018
Daily News and Analysis - 5/22/2015 6:53:25 AM
including exports," JCB Group CEO Graeme Macdonald told reporters at its world headquarters here. The present revenue share includes exports to about 50 countries from the Indian manufacturing units. "From our perspective, India has been very challenging ...
Gaza facing 'dangerous fiscal crisis': World Bank
Yahoo News - 5/22/2015 4:30:15 AM
According to the World Bank, the virtual disappearance of Gaza's exports can be explained by no other variable ... "Therefore, taking into account legitimate security concerns of neighbouring countries, ways have to be found to drastically improve access ...
Turkey eyes $500bln exports by 2023, says PM
Turkish Weekly - 5/11/2015 3:27:32 PM
Turkey will strive to be one of the top 20 export countries of the world by 2023, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Monday. Speaking at a Turkish Exporters' Assembly meeting in Istanbul, Davutoglu said exports would reach $500 billion by 2023.
The world’s biggest economies had a bad May (except Japan)
FORTUNE - 5/21/2015 11:55:15 AM
China’s big economic policy shift–away from heavy industry and exports to more domestically-focused service ... Chinese news agency Xinhua as saying he’s still confident the country will hit its official target of 7% growth this year, despite ongoing ...
World Bank says Latin American economies have failed to compete on the global scale
The Yucatan Times - 5/21/2015 8:44:57 PM
In a report, the World Bank indicated that the majority of the countries in the area have stronger macro ... because the bulk of the region’s exports are raw materials or that they incorporate themselves at the final phase of the production chain ...
What happens to Zambia’s Copper exports?
Times of Zambia - 5/13/2015 8:15:40 AM
In fact, during the same year, Switzerland’s total copper imports from the rest of the world amounted to only US$1.2 billion (about 31 per cent of Zambia’s reported copper exports to the country). Conversely, Switzerland’s total copper exports to the ...