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, 2014See also: Exports map
For Poor Countries, Well-Worn Path to Development Turns Rocky
Wall Street Journal - 11/25/2015 9:02:24 AM
And, as developed countries age, there are signs that global demand for everything from cars to furniture is plateauing. Since the 2007-2008 financial crisis, world exports and imports have been expanding more slowly than world economic growth for the firs ...
Ban arms sales to countries with poor human rights records, say Lib Dems
The Guardian - 11/23/2015 11:13:37 AM
“We do have a strong regime of safeguards, some of the strongest in the world, but they can be ... Innovation and Skills on specific arms export licences, with respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms in the country of final destination regarded ...
Shrimp exports experience sharp drop
FIS - 11/25/2015 1:52:54 AM
Vietnamese shrimp exports in the first 10 months of the year experienced a 26.7 per cent decline year on year to USD 2.5 billion, a result that is attributed to the weak market demand, low export price and fierce competition. Vietnam Association of Seafood ...
This country just passed China as the fastest-growing in the world
The Business Insider - 11/25/2015 12:44:18 PM
But less discussed is how India has taken the title of the world’s fastest growing ... risk may come from inside the country. India’s economy is much more dependent on consumer spending than on demand for exports. The drop in oil prices has helped ...
'India's exports to outpace China by 2025'
Malayala Manorama - 11/24/2015 10:15:10 AM
The country's goods shipments were down for the eleventh straight month in October with merchandise exports declining by 17.53 per cent ... "China should extend its lead as the world's leading exporter, with its growing influence in Asia further extended ...
Russia, Turkey and World War G
Bloomberg - 11/24/2015 7:54:59 PM
Turkey is Russia’s second-largest export market for gas, just behind Germany. Gazprom’s sales to Turkey have almost doubled in the past decade and now fulfill 57 percent of the country’s needs, while accounting for 17 percent of the company’s gas ...
China secures 30.2% world outsourcing market
customstoday.com.pk - 11/24/2015 11:12:26 AM
After booming growth in the past five years, China accounted for 30.2 percent of the world’s outsourcing market by 2014, up from 23.2 percent in 2011, providing services for nearly 200 countries and ... to offset weakening exports. Qian expects favorable ...
6 Charts Showing Which Countries Have Strongest Tourism Brands
Skift - 11/24/2015 5:57:28 AM
Chart 2: Exports. For export-related searches ... Chart 4: Tourism. Interestingly, of the world’s four most-visited countries (France, the U.S., Spain and China) only Spain and France are in the top five countries with the most tourism-related ...
Thailand's record car exports may shift economy into higher gear
Reuters - 11/25/2015 10:49:46 AM
"We believe this export business will now become more important for Thailand in view of the current economic situation in the country, and due to the opportunities ... is a regional base for some of the world's top carmakers, including Toyota Motor Co ...
Chinese steel exports are market-driven, says steel association
Business Recorder - 11/25/2015 12:15:40 PM
However, CISA has acknowledged the impact that growing Chinese steel exports have had on some countries, but said it was driven by ... Overseas steel mills have blamed China's steel industry, the world's biggest with about 1.2 billion tonnes of capacity ...
How more Maine lobsters can be cracked by the Japanese market
Bangor Daily News - 11/26/2015 1:30:14 AM
With trade barriers expected to come down in other Asian emerging markets, Lane hopes to see growth in exports to that part of the world, Japan in particular. The U.S. and other countries have eyed Japan’s consumer market, which relies heavily on ...
Putin responds to Turkey’s downing of Russian jet by sending air-defense missiles to Syria
FOX News - 11/25/2015 3:57:34 PM
Lavrov also said that Turkish territory was used by “terrorists” to prepare attacks in other countries, but offered no details ... which mostly accounted for Russian gas supplies. Most Turkish exports to Russia are textiles and food.
Cyprus: energy deal boosts plans to export gas to Egypt
Philstar - 11/23/2015 10:19:20 PM
NICOSIA - A move by British oil and gas company BG International to buy a stake in Cyprus' offshore mineral deposits is an important step forward for the country's plans to supply ... where it could be processed for export to Europe. In August, Eni ...
Clean Energy Investment in Emerging Markets Eclipses Activity in Rich Countries for the First Time
Greentech Media - 11/23/2015 11:59:33 PM
These countries installed a total of 50.4 gigawatts of new ... also become more adept at financing clean energy projects in emerging economies. The World Bank, the Export-Import Bank, the Overseas Private Investment Corporation and others have led ...
China growth is slowing where it hurts the world most: Fed paper
CNBC - 11/23/2015 6:01:38 PM
That's bad news particularly for commodity-exporting countries like Australia and Brazil ... dominated economy may benefit the rest of the world, because it will likely reduce its dependence on exports for growth. But in the short term, he said, "a ...