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
Libya food imports fall as turmoil disrupts deliveries
Times of Malta - 8/2/2015 11:57:33 PM
Imports of food, including wheat, are dropping sharply to Libya, which has the highest per capita bread consumption in the world, as foreign shippers run scared of making direct deliveries due to worsening turmoil. The country is in chaos, with two ...
The Only way ahead for Greece and other Third World Countries
Lankaweb - 8/2/2015 2:03:25 PM
It also saved foreign exchange by obviating imports. A Mechanized Boat Making Factory was ... in order and become developmental. . The bear fact remains that the Third World countries were led to become indebted by the IMF and the IMF and the World ...
Somalia’s imports must grow by 25% – IMF
Medafrica Times - 8/1/2015 5:07:44 AM
The country mainly exports livestock to the Gulf and imports food from neighbors ... “Humanitarian and social conditions in Somalia are among the most daunting in the world. Close to 4 million people—nearly a third of the population—are in need ...
Nepal needs to link imports with the productive sector’
Himalayan Times - 8/3/2015 4:43:53 AM
EIF — initiated by the World Trade Organisation ... In the short- and medium-term, the country needs to link imports with productive sector and encourage predominantly the import of raw materials that are used for exports. The government should also ...
World Bank approves $700 million loan for energy transformation project
Citi FM Online - 7/31/2015 10:38:12 AM
The World Bank’s Board of Directors has approved a record investment of $700 million in guarantees for Ghana’s Sankofa Gas Project – a transformational project that will help address the country ... to reduce its oil imports by up to 12 million ...
India to buy oilseeds from farmers in bid to slash imports | Reuters
Firstpost - 7/31/2015 8:18:01 PM
"Our idea was to first ensure supplies of staples such as rice and wheat because countries like India and China can't afford to import basic foodstuffs," Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan told Reuters. "The world has surplus pulses and oilseeds for us but the ...
World Bank pledges $700m for Ghana gas project
Ghana Web - 7/31/2015 12:04:06 PM
The World Bank’s Board of Directors on Thursday, July 30 approved a record investment of $700 million in guarantees for Ghana’s Sankofa Gas Project - a transformational project that will help address the country ... reduce its oil imports by up ...
If the world is your oyster, it is also your source of competition': Bharat Forge CMD tells IIT graduates
The Indian Express - 8/1/2015 3:44:49 PM
Therefore on the one hand if the world is your oyster, it is also your source of competition.” Invoking former President APJ Abdul Kalam’s vision for making India a developed country by 2020 ... are being met through imports. Several capital goods ...
Turkey’s July exports contract by 13 percent
Today's Zaman - 8/2/2015 2:46:22 PM
In his accompanying remarks, TİM Chairman Mehmet Büyükekşi pointed to a decrease in global commodity prices, downward movement in euro-dollar parity and shrinkage in world ... country imported only $1.2 billion worth of gold in the same period, top ...
Pier 1 Imports Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages (NYSE:PIR)
wkrb13.com - 8/2/2015 3:29:19 PM
The Company offers selection of merchandise consisting of items imported from countries around the world. Receive News & Ratings for Pier 1 Imports Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts ...
The Global Military Satellites Market 2015-2025 - Country Analysis Market Profile
MENAFN - 8/2/2015 9:45:43 AM
Aug 2 2015 - Prince Bandar bin Abdullah: Late King Abdullah was keen to support Messengers of Peace Initiative of World ... Egypt to import oil products worth USD16b in 2015-16, MENAFN (MENAFN) According to the Egyptian planning ministry, the country ...
$700m World Bank Guarantee For Sankofa Gas
Modern Ghana - 8/3/2015 8:54:26 AM
The World Bank recently approved a record investment of $700 million in guarantees for Ghana's Sankofa Gas Project which will help address the country's drastic energy ... Ghana will be able to reduce its oil imports by up to 12 million barrels a year ...
China increases oil imports from Angola
Macauhub - 8/3/2015 9:23:04 AM
China is significantly increasing imports of oil from Angola ... in July China increased its oil purchases from African countries, to 6.51 million tons (47.5 million barrels), according to estimates released last week by Thomson Reuters.
Research and Markets: World Furniture Outlook 2015-2016
Business Wire - 7/23/2015 6:29:59 AM
... 2015-2016 provides an overview of the world furniture industry with historical statistical data (production, consumption, imports, exports) and 2015-2016 furniture markets scenario for 70 countries. This market research report also includes: Growth of ...
Why Iran nuclear deal may lead to windfall gains for India
Economic Times - 8/3/2015 10:06:01 AM
The western countries have managed to coerce Iran to agree ... and economic ties between Indian and Iran as India continues to be the world's fourth largest energy consumer and imports more than three-quarters of its oil and an increasing amount of its ...