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
South Korean LNG imports boosted by winter demand
lngworldnews.com - 1/17/2017 7:33:30 AM
South Korea, the world’s second-largest buyer of LNG, boosted its imports of the chilled fuel by 13.5 percent in December year-on-year, according to the customs data. The country imported 4.03 million mt of LNG in December, as compared to 3.55 million mt ...
OPEC shrugs off threat of Trump’s America cutting oil imports
My West Texas - 1/23/2017 1:14:09 AM
OPEC’s two biggest suppliers to the U.S. shrugged off a vow by President Donald Trump to end dependence on the group’s oil, saying the world’s ... Petroleum Exporting Countries. Former President George W. Bush promised to cut imports from the Middle ...
The world reacts as Donald Trump takes power
CNN - 1/21/2017 8:21:51 PM
Here is some of the reaction from around the world, from opposition to ... he has vowed to be tougher on the country by renegotiating trade agreements and has even proposed imposing tariffs on Chinese imports. State-run communist media did not shy away ...
Gold imports shrink 32% to $17.7 billion in April-December 2016
Live Mint - 1/22/2017 9:36:25 AM
India is one of the largest gold importers in the world, and the imports mainly take care ... In volume terms, the country’s total official gold imports declined to 60 tonnes in April-July of this fiscal, much lower than 250 tonnes in the year-ago ...
INFLATION, WORLD PRICES VOLATILITY PUSH IMPORT BILL TO E5.3 BILLION
observer.org.sz - 1/13/2017 12:57:23 AM
INFLATION and world food prices volatility has pushed the country’s import bill up 16 per cent, to edge at E5.3 billion in the second quarter of the preceding year. INFLATION and world food prices volatility has pushed the country’s import bill up 16 ...
World Cultured Pearls, Precious Or Semi-Precious Stones Market Report 2017 - Research and Markets
CBS 58 News - 1/20/2017 12:16:16 PM
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "World: Cultured Pearls ... domestic production, exports and imports, price dynamics and turnover in the industry. The report shows the sales data, allowing you to identify the key drivers and restraints.
Fine-tuning for imports restriction law
chronicle.co.zw - 1/18/2017 10:19:56 PM
He said the regulations would provide a lasting solution to the issue of imports and standards ... regulations as the world was moving towards “smart protectionism”. “We have been late off the blocks because other countries such as South Africa ...
Globalisation once made the world go around. Is it about to grind to a halt?
The Guardian - 1/21/2017 3:57:00 PM
Countries must resist the temptation to retreat into harbour, the world leader said to a packed and admiring ... Canada and Mexico and slap duties on imports from countries that don’t play by global trade rules. He also floated the idea of a 35% tariff ...
WTO: Taiwan wants to join Japan in talks with India on steel import restrictions
The Hindu Business Line - 1/22/2017 5:14:33 PM
Taiwan has requested the World Trade Organization (WTO ... to India early this month spelling out exactly where it had a problem with the country’s import measures on steel. Preparing replies “Our negotiating team and the office of DG Safeguards ...
India shifts defenses against cheap steel imports
asia.nikkei.com - 1/18/2017 11:57:10 AM
Rising imports from countries with steel surpluses ... Four months later, Japan brought New Delhi's protectionist measures to the World Trade Organization. India says the measures are "100% WTO compliant," and claims it is confident of winning if the ...
Sweden’s Recycling Is So Revolutionary, They’re Going To Import Trash From Other Countries
collective-evolution.com - 1/17/2017 11:54:11 PM
Trash is a global issue. In fact, it’s one of the biggest ones the world currently faces, impairing public health, polluting the environment, and threatening poor countries with overwhelming levels of toxicity. And despite the incredulous amount of ...
World Leeks And Other Alliaceous Vegetables Market Report 2017 - Analysis And Forecast To 2020 - Research and Markets
Business Wire - 1/20/2017 12:09:07 PM
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "World: Leeks And Other ... of production by regions and countries - Key market players and their profiles - Volume and dynamics of exports/imports - Producer prices, import ...
World X-Ray Apparatus Market Report 2017 - Analysis and Forecasts 2007-2020 - Research and Markets
TMCnet.com - 1/20/2017 6:49:59 PM
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "World: X-Ray Apparatus - Market Report - Analysis ... domestic production, exports and imports, price dynamics and turnover in the industry. The report shows the sales data, allowing you to identify ...
Armenia at 25 Year: A Country at a Crossroads, an Analysis by K.M. Greg Sarkissian, President of the Zoryan Institute
EIN Newsdesk - 1/21/2017 9:19:07 PM
meters of residential space was either totally lost or listed unsafe and 85% of the country's economy ... according to the World Bank. Starting a new business is extremely challenging, especially if it deals with commodities or imports.
Xi says world needs China, U.S. to have stable relationship
Reuters - 1/18/2017 2:53:08 AM
"The basic interests of the people of both countries and the world need China and the United States to work ... has rattled Beijing with threats to impose tariffs on Chinese imports and by questioning the United States' commitment to the "one China ...