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
Gold Imports by China Increase for First Time in Four Months
Bloomberg - 10/27/2016 12:52:39 PM
China, the world’s biggest gold consumer, raised bullion imports from Hong Kong in September for the ... from the website of Swiss Federal Customs Administration. The European country is a major bullion-trading center and home to several refineries.
Soybeans, China, and the Rest of the World: Changing of the Guard?
agfax.com - 10/27/2016 1:14:08 PM
... s imports of soybeans measured in million bushels have increased twice as much as imports by the rest of the world (see Figure 3). Figure 3 also presents the countries besides China with the highest growth in soybean imports measured in million bushels ...
World imports of poultry meat will increase around 4% in 2017.
aqosta-commodities.com - 10/27/2016 4:13:05 PM
The import increase of the largest importers countries are estimated to reach at the average index, although in Japan and Saudi Arabian Kingdom will decline. This reduction could be offset by an increase in Chinese imports. AQOSTA COMMODITIES works meat ...
Agility Opens World-Class Logistics Park in Ghana
Ghana News Agency - 10/27/2016 6:29:06 PM
Accra Oct. 27, GNA - Agility, a leading global logistics and infrastructure provider, has opened a new distribution park near the country’s main port, to bring world-class warehousing ... manufacturing and export and import. A statement issued by Fiona ...
Saudis’ US-backed war in Yemen could leave ‘an entire generation crippled by hunger’
Public Radio International - 10/25/2016 8:18:50 PM
Even before the conflict began, Yemen was the Arab world’s poorest country, with one of the highest rates of malnutrition in the world. Yemen imports 90 percent of its food. A deep economic crisis caused by the war and a coalition blockade on imports ...
A Chinese Billionaire Is Staking His Legacy - And Thousands Of American Jobs - On This Factory In Ohio
NDTV - 10/27/2016 1:42:46 PM
But by the time the last SUV rolled off the assembly line here, Moraine had succumbed to the flood of inexpensive imports ... of power in the world economy tilts once more. Now it is China that experts fear is losing steam, forcing the country's wealthy ...
Nepal's trade with South Asian countries except India dismal
english.sina.com - 10/27/2016 11:55:23 AM
The World Bank has recently stated that South Asia is one ... Nepal's exports to South Asia stand at 58 percent of the country's total exports while import from the countries of the region stands at 63 percent compared to Himalayan country's total imports ...
UCS Group Offers Import Services to Provide Hassle-Free Import System to Clients
sbwire.com - 10/27/2016 2:25:43 PM
They have been organising collections and imports services for several years from almost every country in the world. They offer one-of-a-kind import services for both large and small consignments with their express and economy pricing. For international ...
Renewable Energy: India to Replace Coal with Cheaper Solar Power by 2022
Nature World News - 10/24/2016 12:20:25 PM
India is taking the lead in creating a country powered by renewable energy by replacing ... The report says that by the year 2035, India's gas import will increase by a staggering 573 percent, oil import by 169 percent and coal import by 85 percent.
Bangladesh becomes number 1 cotton importer in the world
daily-sun.com - 10/26/2016 1:08:09 PM
“This large change in Bangladesh’s imports in turn impacts various cotton exporters, especially West African origins such as Benin and Burkina Faso, and Central Asian countries such as Uzbekistan,” the USDA said in its ‘Cotton: World Markets and ...
Largest Increases In Export To Import Ratios Since The Year 2000 By Country
worldatlas.com - 8/31/2016 11:54:23 PM
Oman ranks three places below Angola among the largest export economies in the world at the 57th position. Oman has a positive balance of trade with an export value of $49.9 billion and an import value of $31.1 billion as of 2014. The country’s export to ...
IGC underlines huge China grain stocks, as it boosts world harvest hopes
Agrimoney - 10/27/2016 7:26:22 PM
The IGC added that China's focus on tackling its huge stockpiles would dent grain trade in 2016-17, as Beijing's moves encourage domestic consumers to turn to the country's own supplies, rather than to imports. A forecast of world grain trade falling by 7m ...
World Bank: Denmark easiest country for business in Europe
copcap.com - 10/26/2016 8:21:50 AM
The World Bank ranks Denmark number one in Europe and number ... ranking time and cost to export and import. The country also performs very well on Dealing with Construction Permits (no. 6), Paying Taxes including ease of administrative burdens (no ...
SI64, import substitution and industrialisation
herald.co.zw - 10/27/2016 2:29:53 AM
Prosper Munyedza Correspondent Import substitution industrialisation ... The ISI concept largely draws its roots from the post-World War II re-organisation that took place in Latin American countries. There, ISI was premised on protecting, strengthening ...
Singapore named IEA association country, underlining energy hub status
CNBC - 10/24/2016 1:43:20 AM
To become a member, countries that are net oil importers must show they have reserves of crude oil and/or products that are equivalent to around 90 days of the previous years' average net oil imports. The government, even if it doesn't own the reserves ...