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
Narendra Modi govt unveils its first trade policy, targets doubling of exports at $900 bn
Financial Express - 4/1/2015 4:07:49 PM
The country aims at increasing its share in world exports from 2 per cent to 3.5 per cent by 2020. Pursuant to the WTO agreement on trade facilitation, the policy has proposed setting up National Committee on Trade Facilitation. That pact is aimed at ...
World exports down 10% YOY in dollar volume is bad news for emerging markets
Asia Times - 3/31/2015 7:58:04 PM
It’s not the Great Crash of 2008, but it’s worrying: Year on year, world trade was down more than 10% between ... Stick with surplus-earning countries like China. That’s why we keep seeing explosions in emerging market debt, including bonds widely ...
Ringgit fall good for timber exports
The Rakyat Post - 4/1/2015 10:24:13 AM
“The country was the eighth largest furniture exporter in the world last year.” Jalaludin said timber exports rose by 5.1% to RM20.5 billion last year from RM19.53 billion in 2013. He said of the total exports, furniture contributed 31%, or RM8.01 ...
Number of call centres up by 12%: IT exports increase 35% in first 8 months of FY2014-15, nearing $500m
customstoday.com.pk - 4/1/2015 8:15:22 AM
ISLAMABAD: The country’s IT sector has witnessed a huge growth in exports, which have increases by 35 per cent ... a Pakistan pavilion for the first time in the history of Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona where mobile apps companies of Pakistan ...
Zim exports to EU up 500pc
chronicle.co.zw - 4/1/2015 1:20:11 AM
While the country continues to have a trade deficit ... Figures obtained from the ITC, a joint agency of the World Trade Organisation and the United Nations, show that exports to the EU grew to $153,321,000 in 2014 from $31,106,000 the previous year ...
Iraq Crude Oil Exports Rise 15% in March to Highest in 35 Years
Bloomberg - 4/1/2015 4:36:27 PM
Monthly exports gained 15 percent from February, when foul weather at the country’s southern oil terminals limited shipments to 2.59 million barrels a day, according to the Oil Ministry. “The ministry has made extraordinary efforts to boost crude oil ...
UK exports: Venezuela is the riskiest place in the world to do business - while Norway is the most resilient
CITY A.M. - 3/31/2015 9:20:59 AM
Now a new "resilience index" by property insurer FM Global has identified the riskiest places in the world to do business - taking into account factors ranging from corruption, infrastructure and the quality of the local supply chain to countries ...
Dawn - 3/30/2015 8:49:22 PM
According to a recent UN study covering a 30-year period (1980-2011), India’s share of world exports improved from ... “Last year, crop failures in some countries perked up our agricultural exports. This compensated for the ground lost in textiles ...
Zim exports to EU up 500 percent on reengagement efforts
financialgazette.co.zw - 3/31/2015 1:45:50 PM
While the country continues to have a trade deficit ... a joint agency of the World Trade Organisation and the United Nations, show that exports to the EU grew to US$153,321,000 in 2014 from US$31,106,000 the previous year, with exports of the unprocessed ...
Re-engagement: Zim EU exports up 500pct
New Zimbabwe - 4/1/2015 3:00:24 AM
While the country continuing to have a trade deficit ... Figures obtained from the ITC, a joint agency of the World Trade Organisation and the United Nations, show that exports to the EU grew to $153 million in 2014 from $31 million the previous year ...
Plan to to boost education exports
Sky News - 4/1/2015 5:33:43 PM
Education Minister Christopher Pyne says the overall aim is to make Australia an even more popular destination for students around the world looking to attend university in a foreign country.
World Waits for Iran Sanctions Deal
The Maritime Executive - 3/31/2015 6:32:10 PM
The world powers have met in Switzerland ... Sanctions have halved Iran’s oil exports to just over one million barrels per day since 2012, and this has hammered its economy. Shipping rates could improve Shipping rates for crude would double if Iran ...
World Watch: News Digest
Wall Street Journal - 3/31/2015 8:33:52 PM
protect vital commodity exports and respond better to regional conflicts. The defense ministry said it was looking at building warships and possibly new submarines locally on a rolling basis—an arrangement that would keep jobs alive in the country’s ...
Brazilian Iron Ore Exports Surge in February
Market Realist - 4/1/2015 11:57:17 AM
According to data from the country’s Ministry of Development and Trade, or MDIC, Brazilian exports of iron ore were up 11.6% year-over-year to 25.3 million metric tons in February 2015. Compared to January 2015 levels, exports were up 8.4%.
Scotch whisky exports plummet in key markets
The Spirits Business - 4/1/2015 8:36:51 AM
The Scotch whisky industry has been warned not to take its success for granted, as exports decline in several key markets around the world. Economic tensions ... demonstrating stabilisation in the country following a tax increase in 2012.