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
GUESS: Which country is the world's second largest banana exporter?
interaksyon.com - 4/20/2014 12:18:05 AM
with the country topping the height of its export performance in 2012 with 2.6 million metric tons of fresh bananas exported to the world’s markets. According to Dusunceli, this is equivalent to a whopping 93.9 percent of all banana exports coming from ...
World merchandise exports grew by 2%, while services trade recorded 5% increase in 2013
UNCTAD - 4/14/2014 1:11:08 PM
On a seasonally adjusted basis, world exports volume decreased by 1.1% from the previous quarter. According to this indicator, developed countries maintained the same level of exports during the fourth quarter of 2013 - compared to the quarter before ...
Iran ahead of 110 countries for exports growth rate: IMF
Tehran Times - 4/19/2014 4:25:38 PM
IMF said in its new report that Iran’s exports growth rate was higher than 110 countries in 2013, the Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday. In the report, entitled World Economic Outlook Databases (WEO), IMF noted that the volume of Iran’s exports ...
Soybean Exports Seen Falling by Oil World on Slow Chinese Demand
Businessweek - 4/16/2014 3:28:57 AM
It is “likely that soybean demand will suffer temporarily from the large soybean stocks accumulated in China and other importing countries in recent ... tons during that timeframe, Oil World said. Brazil’s exports through September may be 32.88 million ...
Japan’s new arms exports policy a bid to be ‘normal’
Today - 4/16/2014 8:03:57 PM
The Japanese government has taken a major decision to modify its decades-old ban on arms exports to foreign countries. The new policy, taken by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on April 1, will open a wide range of possibilities in the sphere of arms transfers ...
FTP to focus on services exports, branding of products
Zee News - 4/15/2014 9:35:12 AM
The country's FTP for the period 2014-19 is ... a need to boost it further and enhance its contribution in the world trade, an official said. "The new FTP would focus on enhancing services exports, standards and branding of products to promote exports ...
Russian Gas Exports and Western Encroachments on Russia
The Energy Collective - 4/16/2014 11:53:01 PM
Total LNG exports were 237.7 million metric ton in 2012. Much of the world’s LNG exports are from politically unstable countries. The top 5 LNG exporters in 2012 were: Qatar.....77.4 Malaysia.....23.1 ...
Non-oil exports to ECOWAS market rise to $375m
Businessday - 4/14/2014 12:25:12 AM
translating to 36 percent of world export,” NEPC said. Analysts have called for non-oil exports expansion to diversify the economy and create more jobs, given that the country’s rebased Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has reached $510 billion, an exercise ...
India’s cotton exports hit as China shifts policy
Business Recorder - 4/17/2014 5:58:05 AM
The country's cotton year runs from October to September. China, the world's largest cotton importer, accounts for more than 60 percent of total raw cotton exports from India. The rest goes to Bangladesh, Pakistan and Vietnam. India, the world's No.2 ...
Why You Should Watch Ukraine’s Steel, Manganese Exports
Metal Miner - 4/17/2014 6:33:52 AM
According to Reuters, Ukraine is the world’s fifth-largest steel exporter, exporting 24 million tons of steel mill products in 2013 – some 28% of the country’s entire exports. But primary steel’s not the only commodity at risk due to the ...
India received $70 bn in remittances – more than software services exports – amid slowdown
Times of India - 4/12/2014 4:52:26 AM
The report, an annual World Bank exercise that underscores the point that ... where remittances are nearly double the country's revenues from exports of goods and services, while in Sri Lanka and the Philippines, they are over 50% and 38%, respectively.
Brazil’s lower soybean exports hurt dry bulk shippers like Navios
Yahoo Finance - 4/18/2014 12:59:14 PM
Robust exports While there were concerns that drought would negatively affect the country’s estimated record production ... according to industry research from Oil World. This will negatively affect dry bulk shippers in the short term, since China ...
Indonesia promotes ecolabelling of fish products in developing countries
Eco-business - 4/16/2014 12:22:50 AM
“Indonesia, as one of the leading fishing nations in the world, has great interest in ... with the main export markets being the EU countries, Japan and the United States. Of the total amount, tuna exports contributed $764 million and crab exports ...
Iran oil exports rise to 1.2 mn barrels per day
7 News Yahoo - 4/18/2014 8:48:42 AM
The rising oil exports come as Iran and world powers prepare for a fifth round of talks next ... Iran's oil exports remain heavily down on shipment levels before sanctions -- the country was shipping 2.5 million barrels per day of crude abroad in late ...
Cotton exports hit as China shifts policy
The Economic Times - 4/17/2014 5:43:46 AM
The country's cotton year runs from October to September. China, the world's largest cotton importer, accounts for more than 60 per cent of total raw cotton exports from India. The rest goes to Bangladesh, Pakistan and Vietnam. India, the world's No.2 ...