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
Curtailing imports is a sure way to make America poor again
Market Watch - 2/28/2017 6:29:22 AM
One last consideration is that exporting countries will have to correct their balance ... Export earnings finance imports for most of the world, so if U.S. imports drop, U.S. exports will fall by approximately the same amount. If that happens, export ...
Import Endless Third World Refugees: Your Country Becomes A Third World
Sonoran News - 2/21/2017 7:45:05 PM
The burning question facing every European country in 2017: can their countries and cultures survive endless refugee immigration from the ever-burgeoning Third World? The salient question being ignored vs. not being asked in America, Canada or Australia ...
Ferrous scrap imports by Turkey grew 9% in 2016
scrapmonster.com - 2/28/2017 4:27:41 AM
The country continued to remain as the world’s leading scrap importer, TUIK data said. The Turkish ferrous scrap imports totaled 17.72 million tonnes in 2016. This is significantly higher by nearly 9% when matched with the year before that. The country ...
Countries Buying the Most Weapons From the US Government
Yahoo News - 2/24/2017 4:28:15 PM
Over 75% of the country’s total arms imports between 2015 and 2016 were military aircraft. While it is not on par with the United States, Great Britain is one of the biggest arms dealers in the world in its own right, sending nearly $1.4 billion in ...
World MDF Market Report 2017 - Analysis And Forecast To 2025 with Profiles of Major Producers - Research and Markets
CBS 58 News - 2/27/2017 5:40:27 AM
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "World: Mdf - Market Report - Analysis And ... Production 4.1 Production In 2007-2015 4.2 Production By Regions And Countries 5. Imports 5.1 Imports In 2007-2015 5.2 Imports By Regions And Countries ...
India world's largest importer of major arms in the last four years
Economic Times - 2/20/2017 12:00:59 PM
MUMBAI: India was the world’s largest importer of major arms between 2012 ... increase in arms transfers are driven by demand in Middle east and Asia, with imports by countries in South East Asia going up by 6.2 per cent from 2007–11 to 2012 ...
Gulf countries import half of Pakistan Ordnance Factories arms supplies
Al Arabiya News - 2/28/2017 8:23:54 AM
Almost 50 percent of arms and ammunition exports from Pakistan Ordnance Factory (POF) come to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, Chairman of the ... selling arms and ammunition all over the world is not only about business but about building ...
Brazil becomes the newest country to refuse GMO imports from the United States
nationofchange.org - 2/21/2017 2:08:39 PM
Brazil has officially joined the growing list of countries that are refusing GMO imports from the United States ... This could be a major game changer, as Brazil leads the world production of sugar cane and is the second largest producer of soybeans.
World Fruits Market Report 2017 - Analysis And Forecast To 2025 - Research and Markets
Business Wire - 2/27/2017 4:43:11 AM
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "World: Fruits - Market ... 2007-2013 4.2 Production By Regions And Countries 4.3 Harvested Area And Yield By Regions And Countries 5. Imports 5.1 Imports In 2007-2015 5.2 ...
World View: China Announces It Will Block Imports of North Korea’s Coal
Breitbart News - 2/20/2017 1:52:32 AM
The intent is that by limiting North Korea’s ability to import, the country will be unable to import that equipment ... that three or four generations have grown up since the end of World War II and the Korean War. Or an even worse scenario is that ...
Turkey ups gas imports from Azerbaijan
customstoday.com.pk - 2/28/2017 11:22:52 AM
The imports from Iran slightly decreased from 7.926 bcm to 7.704 bcm. Gas consumption in Turkey, the second country in the world in terms of natural gas demand growth, is projected to hit 46.03 bcm in 2017. Turkey does not possess indigenous energy ...
Trump's protectionism could tip the world back into recession
businessinsider.com - 2/27/2017 8:13:46 PM
Recent studies examining developed world labor markets suggest that ... If US-imposed tariffs on Mexican imports lead to a significant deterioration in trade between the two countries, not only could hundreds of thousands of jobs — in both countries ...
The country that tourism has taken by surprise
BBC - 2/22/2017 7:05:07 AM
a PR organisation for the country. Iceland is experiencing a tourism boom that has taken it by surprise What’s going on? In many ways, Iceland provides a snapshot of several shifts going on in the world: a move everywhere towards service industries like ...
Arms imports rise by 245 percent to Qatar, 212 percent to Saudi Arabia: SIPRI
Al Bawaba - 2/21/2017 8:25:03 AM
India was the world's largest importer of major arms during the 2012 to 2016 period, accounting for 13 percent of the global total. During that period it increased its arms imports by 43 percent. Imports by Southeast Asian countries went up by 6.2 percent ...
At 13 pc, India is world’s largest importer of major arms in last four years: report
India TV - 2/20/2017 6:27:32 PM
India has been the largest importer of major arms in the world, accounting for a staggering 13 per ... the increase in arms transfers were driven by demand in Middle east and Asia, with imports by countries in South East Asia going up by 6.2 per cent ...