Definition: This entry provides the total US dollar amount of merchandise imports on a c.i.f. (cost, insurance, and freight) or 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: Imports map
How has world trade changed in 200 years?
World Economic Forum - 2/12/2016 9:01:46 AM
Thus, in new work, we have re-estimated world trade starting from a comprehensive database of trade by country (Federico and Tena-Junguito 2016). For each polity (independent countries, colonies, and native territories) we estimate imports and exports ...
Congress bans import of forced labor products
Northern Star - 2/12/2016 12:22:12 PM
A bill headed for President Obama this week includes a provision that would ban U.S. imports of fish caught by slaves in Southeast ... Thai Union, one of the world's biggest seafood exporters, says it has hired 1,200 workers from outsourced shrimp ...
Russia open to meeting with major oil-producing countries
bilbaoya.com - 2/12/2016 6:45:45 AM
between OPEC members and countries outside OPEC", he said ... The comments from the most senior Kremlin official yet are the latest in a series of hints that the world's largest non-Opec oil producer is ready step back from its battle with rival producers ...
Thyssenkrupp Posts Net Loss on Record Chinese Steel Imports
Bloomberg - 2/12/2016 9:51:52 AM
The world’s largest steel companies are suffering from ... as 26 percent on Russian and Chinese makers of non-stainless products after it found imports from the two countries unfairly undercut producers in Europe. EU anti-dumping measures could be ...
India prods steelmakers to use local coal to cut $4 bln import bill
Yahoo Finance - 2/12/2016 12:50:50 PM
India's total coal imports have fallen for the last seven months, a big change for a country that has struggled to feed its expanding power plants despite having the world's fifth-biggest reserves of more than 300 billion tonnes of the fuel, almost 90 ...
Iran’s East African Tea Imports Seen Up Sixfold Post-Sanctions
Bloomberg - 2/12/2016 11:53:34 AM
Iran is among the world’s 10 biggest tea-consuming nations, with consumption estimated at 83,400 tons in 2013, according to Food and Agriculture Organization statistics. Financial and trade sanctions imposed by countries including the U.S. and in Europe ...
Buhari – This Economy Is Struggling: Six Steps For Reviving The Nigerian Economy By Malcolm Fabiyi
Sahara Reporters - 2/12/2016 8:18:49 AM
This is not how the 26th largest economy in the world should be run ... offset whatever short term pains the country will feel. Nigeria is no China – at least not yet. We have a negative trade balance because we import more than we export.
UK: Vegetable imports from few selected countries
FreshPlaza - 7/16/2014 11:56:38 AM
As regards the single countries, Spain is the main supplier with 16% which ... Source: ITC Trade Map The UK imports vegetables from only a few suppliers, mainly European, in fact 85% of imports come from the old continent. The main supplier is once again ...
Banana Monopoly?: Armenian anti-trust body sees no abuse of market position by importer
Armenia Now - 2/12/2016 11:10:37 AM
No facts of protectionism at the banana import market have been ... According to the 2013 report of the World Bank, Armenia’s economy remained the most monopolized among the former Soviet and Eastern European countries. The Bank’s expert said the ...
India's trade: full list of exports, imports and partner countries
The Guardian - 2/23/2013 3:51:02 AM
What are India's main exports and imports, and who are its key trading partners ... trade delegation ever to accompany a British prime minister to any country in the world, the message couldn't be clearer. India's total merchandise trade has increased ...
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This Is What The World Exports And Imports
The Business Insider - 4/29/2014 8:07:01 AM
The bottom is the country's imports. Each region is depicted by a few categories, and the number next to each category represents how big that category is for each country. Standard Chartered Standard Chartered
Venezuela, with world's largest reserves, imports oil
USA Today - 11/2/2014 5:11:11 PM
(Photo: Ariana Cubillos, AP) CARACAS, Venezuela — For the first time in its 100-year history of oil production, Venezuela is importing crude — a new embarrassment for the country with the world's largest ... Having to import oil is a tremendous failure ...
10 African Countries That Need A Break From Falling Chinese Imports In 2016
AFKinside - 1/13/2016 9:26:01 PM
But growth has slowed in the world’s second-largest economy ... These are 10 African countries expected to be hit hard by falling Chinese imports in 2016.