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
Why America needs the Export-Import Bank
The Boston Globe - 6/30/2015 7:21:44 PM
Other countries aren’t going to just stop competing when Ex-Im lapses. There are 85 export credit agencies just like the Ex-Im Bank around the world. They’re all fighting for sales and export-backed jobs. They’re doing everything they can to help ...
Speech by World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim on Trade’s Role in Ending Poverty by 2030
The World Bank - 6/30/2015 1:02:20 PM
Since 2000, developing countries’ share of world trade has grown from 33 to 48 percent ... extreme poverty in Cambodia fell from 30.8 percent to 10.1 percent. In Ethiopia, exports of cut flowers from one firm to the European Union helped open the ...
Scottish food and drink exports to Japan have surged by ten per cent in just one year to more than £90 million
7th Space - 7/1/2015 2:48:32 PM
Scottish food and drink exports to Japan ... produce in the world.“That’s why we have recruited an in-market food specialist to work with Scottish Development International to promote Scotland’s Food and Drink in the country, and we are working ...
World Bank Cuts Turkey Growth Outlook
Wall Street Journal - 7/1/2015 9:55:02 AM
ISTANBUL—The World Bank on Wednesday lowered its 2016 and 2017 growth outlook for Turkey as political uncertainty continues after the parliamentary election and kept it growth forecast for the country for this year at 3%. The growth forecast for Turkey ...
Though Charter Is Expiring, Export-Import Bank Will Keep Its Doors Open
New York Times - 7/1/2015 11:42:25 AM
The bank dates back to the Depression, when Washington stepped in as the financier of last resort to help businesses in the United States make sales in a world that was nearly bankrupt. Now, about 85 other countries have export-finance agencies to promote ...
The Furniture Industry In The Gulf Countries: Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar
The Street - 6/25/2015 4:21:33 PM
and by country/area world comparisons of the imports/consumption and exports/production ratios, placing all the statistics in a broader context. more than 200 short profiles of manufacturers and distributors operating in the country and a competitive ...
UN World Heritage Body Warns of Threat to Great Barrier Reef
ABC News - 7/1/2015 7:24:43 AM
But UNESCO's World Heritage Committee ... the use of nearby ports to export coal, which has led to dredging that kills valuable corals. Australia's environment minister, Greg Hunt, told the meeting that his country had "clearly heard" the committee's ...
Alpesca reactivated and its exports once more managed
FIS - 6/30/2015 6:02:59 PM
In addition, she stressed that the provincial government is helping with the paperwork to restart exports. "It's a company with control over the American market [referring to Red Chamber], it is interested in taking most of the production to Europe and ...
Gold jeweller Rajesh Exports says to seal acquisition on July 2
Reuters - 7/1/2015 10:37:59 AM
The World Gold Council, which represents gold producers ... although there are some worries about that estimate being met if the country has a bad monsoon season. Rajesh Exports, which has a market value of $1.56 billion, said last month it would consider ...
Large Greek fallout, but modest for rest of world
Colorado Springs Gazette - 7/1/2015 10:16:31 AM
Whatever happens to Greece, the fallout for the rest of Europe and the world economy will probably be modest ... Greece's economy sinks further - almost a certainty - the lost exports for other countries will be small. All U.S. exports to Greece amount ...
Growers of pulses for export to India cautioned on standards
IPP Media - 7/1/2015 6:56:05 AM
Currently Tanzania has been a critical player in producing pulses for the world ... export to India. “Just to recap, EAGC is the umbrella membership body of grain stakeholders in Eastern Africa and we represent farmers, traders and processors in 10 ...
Balancing reforms, growth remains China's priority: World Bank
ECNS - 7/1/2015 8:36:18 AM
In fact, it is desirable in the short and medium-term perspective, as the country prioritizes balancing reforms and managing short-term demand, the World Bank said on Wednesday ... from investment to consumption, and from exports to domestic spending ...
Rajesh Exports in talks to pick up stake in Swiss gold refinery Valcambi for Rs 2,500 crore
Economic Times - 6/30/2015 10:27:51 PM
The country is the world's largest importer of gold. Households here are believed to have 20,000 tonnes of gold. Rajesh Exports derives around 95% of its revenues from exports of jewellery, medallions, etc to the Middle East, Far East, the US and Europe.
New report suggests including Yuan as global currency will aid world economy
Examiner - 6/30/2015 11:14:58 AM
For more than 40 years the world has run on a singular monetary ... been used to turn the tables on global import/export ratios, especially after the U.S. signed NAFTA that same year. And while both countries have an extraordinarily high level of debt ...
Financial motives: ‘End child labour, boost exports’
The Express Tribune - 7/1/2015 2:02:35 AM
He also spoke about the Brazuca football which was used in the 2014 FIFA World Cup in ... in the ’90s due to export bars, had come. Chaudhary said since technological innovations had decreased demand for material made in the country, it was necessary ...