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
10 Countries that Export the Most Wheat in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 5/25/2016 3:03:23 AM
These 10 countries that export the most wheat in the world shipped almost 82 percent of the total crop exports in 2015. Wheat, which is second-most produced grain in the world, has been grown since 9600 BC. Although it has been one of the staple foods for ...
Speech by Albania Country Manager on Business Climate and Investment Attractiveness
The World Bank - 5/24/2016 4:33:27 PM
It is the World Bank Group’s mandate to eliminate poverty ... that reach high income status tend to generate at least 50 percent of their wealth through exports in order to become high income countries. Albania has a number of strengths it can leverage.
Least Developed Countries Still Face Significant Challenges
Inter Press Service - 5/25/2016 9:18:36 PM
The most recent country to graduate is Samoa ... "With a combined population of some 1.3 billion people, the LDCs’ share of world exports remains stagnant at around one percent." While there have been positive trends, major challenges remain.
Some G7 Countries Still Providing Billions in Financing for Coal Plants - Findings from our new report
The Huffington Post - 5/24/2016 10:06:54 AM
Our analysis - co-written by the NRDC, World Wide ... amongst the G7 countries Japan continues to be actively pursuing projects. From 2007 to 2015, channels for coal financing shifted from Multilateral Development Banks and toward Export Credits Agencies ...
Qatar's Texas LNG venture expects to begin exports by 2021
The Peninsula - 5/25/2016 4:36:26 AM
A man looks as the world's biggest Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) tanker Duhail as she crosses through the Suez Canal. (file photo/Reuters) DOHA: Top liquefied natural gas (LNG) exporter Qatar expects exports from ... The country's finance minister said ...
Zero-rated regime: export sectors threaten to launch agitation
Business Recorder - 5/25/2016 11:56:05 PM
saying "the package confined just to an official announcement," and there had been no headway to help the ailing export sectors rejuvenate in a bid to compete with the country's top textile rivals including India and Bangladesh on the world markets.
The World I See: Jeff Immelt's Advice To Win In Time Of Anger About Globalization
AllAfrica - 5/25/2016 5:43:51 PM
GE has customers in more than 180 countries and exports over $20 billion worth of goods to the world each year. Our U.S. workers earn high wages because they make leadership products that can be sold around the world. Being global has helped us become more ...
Signals from the U.S. Yield Curve: World Can’t Handle Fed Rate Hikes
The Wall Street Journal Blogs - 5/24/2016 2:17:27 PM
Here are some charts, courtesy of Mr. Yardeni. The yield curve moves in tandem with global industrial production: ENLARGE It also moves alongside world export volume: ENLARGE About half of revenues among S&P 500 companies come from outside the U.S. As ...
Increased efforts made to expand Japanese food exports
Japan Times - 5/25/2016 2:56:14 AM
Altogether, we are trying to promote further exports of Japan’s farm ... come together to conduct and compile a research paper on the trade trends of countries around the world. Based on such study findings, we’re starting to take more effective ...
Red Alert: China's Currency War with the Fed and the World
Forbes - 5/25/2016 7:21:05 AM
China must weaken its currency in an effort to stop the hemorrhaging of cash leaving the country ... goods sold around the world much more expensive. After the dollar’s pull back (March – April), China posted their two best export months in the ...
Column: China's aluminium market shrouded by statistical smoke and mirrors - Andy Home
Reuters - 5/24/2016 5:49:13 AM
although any relief felt by producers outside of China is likely to be mitigated by the fact that so much is still seeping out of the country despite a negative arbitrage with the outside world. The scale of that export flow still holds the key to whether ...
Venezuela Crisis 2016: Coca-Cola Sugar Shortage Latest Blow To Big Companies Operating In Country On Brink Of Collapse
International Business Times - 5/25/2016 1:47:38 PM
the world’s twelfth largest oil producer, has grown increasingly dependent on oil exports under Chávez and his successor, President Nicolás Maduro, who took office in 2013. Crude sales now account for roughly 96 percent of the country’s exports ...
UK Sells Arms To Half The Countries On Its List Of Human Rights Abusers
mintpressnews.com - 5/25/2016 3:35:00 PM
Better still, the country should honour its claim to have one of the most robust arms export controls in the world — and at least attempt to rein in the industry profiting from death and destruction all over the world.
China Is Pivoting Away From Imports, Not Just Rebalancing Away From Exports
Council on Foreign Relations - 5/24/2016 8:44:00 PM
For China, more than most countries, it makes sense ... But the gap between manufactured exports and manufactured imports has been quite big for some time, and it is part of the “China shock” to world trade over the last ten years.
El Niño is over, but has left its mark across the world
THE CONVERSATION - 5/25/2016 9:29:56 AM
The fires damaged large areas of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area ... The Thai government lowered its forecast for rice exports by two million tonnes. This led to some African countries increasing their imports, fearing a price rise.