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 Korea imports less LNG in Aug
lngworldnews.com - 9/23/2016 7:06:26 AM
Imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) by South Korea, the world’s second-largest buyer of the chilled ... as compared to 2.12 million mt in the corresponding period in 2015. The country paid about US$649 million for August imports, down 34.3 percent ...
Why do countries import American goods without doing their homework ?
usmessageboard.com - 9/24/2016 10:54:19 AM
Why do countries import American made goods without doing their homework ... Click to expand... $13 a day is 3rd world slave labor. And there is only 24 hours per day. I think that countries should ban products made in the following states...
Russia Revises Ban on Imports of Egyptian Plant Products
larampadinapoli.com - 9/26/2016 9:14:42 PM
Egypt's trade and industry ministry said on Monday that Russian Federation has agreed to lift a ban on the import of Egyptian fruits and vegetables, as the North African country will take ... in August when Egypt, the world's top importer of wheat, refused ...
China Ends Complete Ban on Beef From U.S. as Imports Explode
Ag Web - 9/23/2016 8:53:48 AM
China halted imports of U.S. beef in 2003 after a case of mad cow disease was found in Washington state. The country is the world’s second-biggest beef buyer after rapid growth over the past decade created the world’s second-largest economy and an ...
India Growing 8% a Year Seen by Citi Helping Oil, Gold Demand
Bloomberg - 9/26/2016 4:46:52 AM
The world’s second-largest country by population after China will see its economy ... Domestic production of coal for power will rise even faster, reducing imports, while a strong domestic steel-production outlook means the nation will have to increase ...
Myanmar boosted by sanctions lift
worldbulletin.net - 9/26/2016 6:41:24 AM
The country's former capital Yangon was often ... and the GSP strikes duties off imports granting Myanmar tax privileges to the largest economy in the world. “GSP will create jobs for our people,” Myat Thin Aung said. “It’s about time our people ...
Mexico Energy Profile: Among Largest Sources Of US Oil Imports – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 9/24/2016 1:21:39 AM
Mexico is one of the largest producers of petroleum and other liquids in the world, the fourth-largest ... likely depend on more pipeline imports from the United States or liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports from other countries. All other fuel types ...
Countries Requiring The Least Paperwork To Import Goods
worldatlas.com - 8/23/2016 4:04:16 PM
Several nations with world-leading economies require 3 or fewer documents to import goods into their countries' borders. New technologies help minimize import paperwork and make trade processes more efficient in developed countries. Import and export trade ...
China's N. Korea coal imports surge despite sanctions: data
Daily Mail - 9/26/2016 5:22:39 AM
The UN did not set criteria for making that determination, leaving each country to make its own decision. In April China announced it would place restrictions on imports of both items, among others. Trade with the world's second largest economy is crucial ...
China lifts 13-year ban on beef imports from U.S.
WGNO - 9/22/2016 6:13:20 PM
China is already the world’s second biggest beef buyer. Imports grew roughly 10 times between 2010 and 2015, according to the U.S. meat export federation. Demand for imported meat is growing in China as the country’s middle class gets richer ...
Govt keen to double per capita steel consumption by 2020
Financial Express - 9/26/2016 1:04:57 AM
The increased demand will largely be met by indigenous production while part of it will be fulfilled by import ... go a long way to catch up with the world average of 234 kg per capita consumption and the developed countries’ average of 500-600 kg.
The Largest Source Of Imports By Country
brilliantmaps.com - 3/18/2015 11:55:23 PM
However, a closer look shows that’s it the largest source of imports for Nepal ... as well as an important source of imports for many countries around the world.
China's crude oil imports by source country 2014
www.statista.com - 9/23/2016 9:11:06 PM
That year, some nine percent of China's oil imports came from Iran. In 2011, China was the main target country for Iranian oil exports. China’s emergence as one of the world’s major powerhouses has fueled the country’s thirst for energy and turned it ...
Poor Countries Tax Imports At The Border, Rich Countries Open Their Borders
Forbes - 2/7/2016 2:08:20 PM
So while in a perfect world global trade would be wholly untouched by politicians, the TPP is advantageous to American producers for it reducing taxes on their exports. It’s then hugely advantageous to the other countries involved simply because imports ...