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
World services exports 7% up in quarter 1 of 2014
UNCTAD - 7/24/2014 7:36:36 AM
world exports of services rose by 7%, as compared with the same quarter of the year before (balance-of-payments basis, current prices). The growth was led by European countries (11%), followed by Asia and Oceania (7%). North America recorded somewhat ...
GSP Plus pushes textile exports up by 5.3pc to $13.74b
Pakistan Defence - 7/24/2014 11:42:58 PM
The country’s textile exports have shown increase of 5.3 percent during previous ... while textiles exports to the rest of the world declined by 3.5 percent. The textile exports could have further increased if government had provided uninterrupted ...
Strengthening Competitiveness Can Boost Exports and Help Transform Ethiopia’s Economy
The World Bank - 7/22/2014 6:56:02 AM
Although it is the second most populous country in Sub-Saharan Africa, Ethiopia has the lowest ratio of merchandise exports to GDP in the world. It has half as many exporting firms as Kenya (which has half the population of Ethiopia), and the average ...
Africa: Strengthening Competitiveness Can Boost Exports and Help Transform Ethiopia's Economy
AllAfrica - 7/21/2014 11:53:41 PM
"There is scope for improving the quality of existing commodity exports, through basic value addition, such as coffee wet processing or machine flaying of animal skins," said Guang Zhe Chen, World Bank Country Director for Ethiopia. Even in products with a ...
Government bans rough diamond exports
nehandaradio.com - 7/25/2014 8:47:00 AM
So if you just stop the exports you are putting the final nail ... was not interested in developing industries of countries whose resources it exploits. He added that the Antwerp World Diamond Center was willing to help Zimbabwe develop its own industry ...
Boosting the Country's Manufacturing Exports
Hispanic Business - 7/14/2014 10:25:57 AM
THROUGHOUT the world, governments have adopted several strategies ... export diversification, and higher exports earnings for the country. As Tanzania's reputation continues to soar as a viable investment destination, and as President Kikwete's government ...
6 Countries with Low Tax Rates in the World
Silicon India - 7/23/2014 12:38:26 PM
... from an agriculture based economy into one of the world's most industrialized nations and a leading country in world trade and exports, Italian fashion has a long tradition, and is regarded as one of the most important in the world. The corporate tax ...
Ethiopia attributes economic growth to rising exports-W/Bank
en.starafrica.com - 7/23/2014 10:29:35 AM
Rising exports have contributed to Ethiopia’s double digit economic growth over the past decade, but the recent drop in prices has exposed underlying vulnerabilities in the country’s export structure, the World Bank said in a report on Wednesday.
Which country spends the most on its military?
9News - 7/12/2014 9:26:53 PM
a combination of increased Chinese military spending and rising regional tensions have encouraged higher military expenditures among neighboring countries like Vietnam, the Philippines and Japan. Russia leads the rest of the world in military exports, with ...
Ag exports support thousands of Indiana jobs
AGRINEWS - 7/22/2014 1:58:22 PM
“Indiana and the U.S. continue to support the growing world population and growing middle ... here in Indiana by developing relationships in these countries,” she said. Indiana’s agricultural exports will continue to benefit the state as efforts ...
Japan June exports slide in warning sign for economic outlook
Business Recorder - 7/24/2014 10:57:02 AM
Sluggish exports, a weak spot in the world's third-largest economy ... fell 2.2 percent in June from a year ago as more Japanese companies produce goods in other countries, such as Mexico, for US consumers. Car shipments to the United States fell 6.8 ...
Platinum exports, earnings under threat
Zimbabwe Independent - 7/25/2014 1:37:30 AM
News that a Malaysian passenger jet had crashed in the Ukraine on July 17, attributed in the Western media to its having been targeted by a surface-to-air missile, was met with horror the world over ... hit Zimplats, the country’s largest platinum ...
Guinea-Bissau 2014 cashew exports up 40 percent so far
Reuters - 7/22/2014 1:44:03 PM
Fears that the government may clamp down on timber exports have caused congestion at the country's main port as timber operators ... Guinea-Bissau is the world's fifth-largest cashew exporter behind India, Vietnam, Ivory Coast and Brazil.