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 briefs: More arms being traded around globe
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 2/21/2017 5:33:15 AM
Five countries — United States, Russia, China, France and Germany — accounted for 74 percent of the total arms exports. The Stockholm International ... and the opposition raised the specter of fraud. Also in the world ... Turkish officials say 26 ...
The 10 countries that export the most major weapons
rocketnews.com - 2/20/2017 9:05:01 PM
Ten countries are responsible for the vast majority of all major arms exports, accounting for 90 percent of global ... its highest level since the end of the Cold War in 1991. The world’s top five major arms exporters are the United States, Russia ...
Israel to ease regulations on arms and defense exports
The Times of Israel - 2/21/2017 5:11:47 AM
According to a report in business daily Globes, the relaxed regulations include “extending exporters’ exemption from the requirement for marketing licenses for exports of weapons systems to 98 countries around the world, permission for exporting an ...
3 African Countries Among World’s Most Powerful Economies By 2050, Says PwC
AFKinside - 2/19/2017 12:56:27 AM
The world economy could more than double in ... the report warns that to support this long-term sustainable growth, the countries need to develop a broader-based economy, diversifying their exports to ensure their growth is not dampened by global price ...
The World's Arms Exports
www.statista.com - 2/20/2017 12:43:56 PM
This chart shows worldwide arms exports (in SIPRI trend-indicator value (TIV) in US $ million) and major exporters (in %) U.S. arms exports from 2000 to 2015 U.S. arms exports from 2000 to 2015 U.S. arms exports 2015, by country U.S. arms exports 2015 ...
India world's largest importer of major arms in the last four years
Economic Times - 2/20/2017 12:00:59 PM
MUMBAI: India was the world’s largest importer of major arms ... Russia comes close second that increased its exports by 23 percent, selling its arms to four countries of India, Vietnam, China and Algeria. China too is climbing the ladder on the arms ...
'Complexity' of exports is a good predictor of income inequality
Science Daily - 2/17/2017 10:55:57 PM
Now, a new paper by Hidalgo and his colleagues, appearing in the journal World Development, argues that everything else being equal, the complexity of a country's exports also correlates with its degree of economic equality: The more complex a country's ...
The Arms Export Business Is One That President Trump Doesn’t Have to Worry About
FORTUNE - 2/20/2017 12:15:18 PM
And the U.S. is still world champion when it comes to arms exports ... with a client base that no other country approaches. SIPRI said U.S. exports went to over 100 countries. The biggest three recipients were Saudi Arabia (13%), the United Arab Emirates ...
Egypt's Agricultural Exports Ripe for World Markets After Currency Float
Voice of America - 2/16/2017 5:17:42 AM
Egyptian politicians have blamed the import-dependent country's ballooning trade deficit, which stood at $42.64 billion in 2016, for putting pressure on the pound. Along with a sharp reduction in imports, a rise in agricultural exports could help narrow ...
Top imports, exports by state
The Hill - 2/15/2017 6:11:59 PM
Today, the state is so heavily dependent on oil harvested from the Bakken formation that nearly a third of its exports come in the form of crude oil, shipped off to refineries in other parts of the country ... exported across the world, 13 are automotive ...
Exports By Country
worldatlas.com - 2/8/2017 11:56:44 PM
both within the country and abroad. A Shifting Exports Scene in Asia and the Pacific The economic prosperity the small Asian nation of Bhutan has experienced is yet another bright spot in the contemporary world economy. For the Bhutanese economy ...
The United States and Russia remain the world’s largest arms exporters
uawire.org - 2/20/2017 8:04:46 AM
In total, Moscow has supplied weapons to 50 countries from 2012 to 2016. According to SIPRI, China took third place among the largest exporters (its share of world exports is 6.2%), then France (6%), and Germany (5.6%) took fifth place.
Russia Overtakes Saudi Arabia as World's Top Crude Oil Producer
Bloomberg - 2/20/2017 4:08:32 AM
U.S. ranked No. 3 with output of 8.8 million barrels a day Russia overtook Saudi Arabia as the world’s largest crude producer in December, when both countries started restricting ... Saudi Arabia’s crude exports declined to 8 million barrels a day ...
India is world’s largest arms importer: SIPRI
Hindustan Times - 2/20/2017 3:14:15 PM
India was the world’s largest importer of major arms in the last five ... 13% of the total global arms import between 2012–16 which is highest among all the countries. The report said while China was increasingly able to substitute arms imports with ...
At 13 pc, India is world’s largest importer of major arms in last four years: report
India TV - 2/20/2017 6:27:32 PM
India has been the largest importer of major arms in the world, accounting for a staggering ... a 202 percent jump in its arms imports. On the exports side, the United States of America topped the list of countries with exports increasing by 21 per cent ...