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 Korean LNG imports boosted by winter demand
lngworldnews.com - 1/17/2017 7:33:30 AM
South Korea, the world’s second-largest buyer of LNG, boosted its imports of the chilled fuel by 13.5 percent in December year-on-year, according to the customs data. The country imported 4.03 million mt of LNG in December, as compared to 3.55 million mt ...
WHY BRAZIL MUST OPEN ITS ECONOMY TO THE WORLD
plus55.com - 1/18/2017 5:47:56 PM
After all, the United States and China – the world’s two biggest trading juggernauts – are similar to Brazil in that respect. Nevertheless, it is intriguing to notice that Brazil imports and exports less (compared to the country’s GDP) than Cuba ...
Fine-tuning for imports restriction law
chronicle.co.zw - 1/18/2017 10:19:56 PM
He said the regulations would provide a lasting solution to the issue of imports and standards ... regulations as the world was moving towards “smart protectionism”. “We have been late off the blocks because other countries such as South Africa ...
India shifts defenses against cheap steel imports
asia.nikkei.com - 1/18/2017 11:57:10 AM
Rising imports from countries with steel surpluses ... Four months later, Japan brought New Delhi's protectionist measures to the World Trade Organization. India says the measures are "100% WTO compliant," and claims it is confident of winning if the ...
INFLATION, WORLD PRICES VOLATILITY PUSH IMPORT BILL TO E5.3 BILLION
observer.org.sz - 1/13/2017 12:57:23 AM
INFLATION and world food prices volatility has pushed the country’s import bill up 16 per cent, to edge at E5.3 billion in the second quarter of the preceding year. INFLATION and world food prices volatility has pushed the country’s import bill up 16 ...
These Are The Top 10 Poorest Countries In Africa As At January, 2017!! Zim is 2nd, Guess the new #1??
howafrica.com - 1/18/2017 11:14:13 AM
Africa is one of the largest continents in the world and the home to 54 ... Another issue faced by the country is a shortage of foreign exchange which led to Malawi being unable to pay for some imports. This was due to investment falling by 23% in 2009.
Cash Ban in India Causes Gold Sales to Plummet
GroundReport - 1/19/2017 10:08:37 AM
The World Gold Council (WGC ... Disruption in cash circulation is eroding the country’s gold demand. The WGC forecasts gold imports may be cut in half in 2017, leading to the lowest import levels in the past 8 years. The Council estimates that a seven ...
Xi says world needs China, U.S. to have stable relationship
Reuters - 1/17/2017 8:16:27 AM
"The basic interests of the people of both countries and the world need China and the United States to work ... has rattled Beijing with threats to impose tariffs on Chinese imports and by questioning the United States' commitment to the "one China ...
Sweden’s Recycling Is So Revolutionary, They’re Going To Import Trash From Other Countries
collective-evolution.com - 1/19/2017 4:32:10 AM
Trash is a global issue. In fact, it’s one of the biggest ones the world currently faces, impairing public health, polluting the environment, and threatening poor countries with overwhelming levels of toxicity. And despite the incredulous amount of ...
Silver Price in 2017 Will Soar 39.6% Thanks to This Country’s Crisis
wallstreetexaminer.com - 1/19/2017 10:37:15 AM
India is the world’s biggest silver importer. In 2015, it brought in a record high 256 million ounces, according to the Silver Institute. This beat out the United States, which also imported a new high of 223.5 million ounces. The country’s imports are ...
Coal imports down 25% at 14 MT in December 2016
ET Auto.com - 1/16/2017 5:47:19 AM
The country had imported 19.15 million tonnes of ... Helped by a record coal production by the world's largest coal miner Coal India, India reduced its import bill of the dry fuel by more than Rs 28,000 crore in the last fiscal.
These countries sell the world’s cheapest iPhones
Quartz - 1/16/2017 7:01:53 PM
If you live in Angola though, chances are you’ll get one cheaper than anywhere else in the world. This is according to the Technology ... Linio measured the cost of different iPhone models in 72 countries “without the cost of phone service, in all ...
World Cattle Imports By Country
beef2live.com - 12/30/2016 11:54:03 PM
World cattle imports were at 2.725 million head in 2016, up 72K head from 2015. Cattle imports in the United States were at 1.75 million head in 2016, down 234K head from 2015. Cattle imports in Egypt were at 300K head in 2016, up 180K from 2015.
Largest Increases In Export To Import Ratios Since The Year 2000 By Country
worldatlas.com - 8/31/2016 11:54:23 PM
Oman ranks three places below Angola among the largest export economies in the world at the 57th position. Oman has a positive balance of trade with an export value of $49.9 billion and an import value of $31.1 billion as of 2014. The country’s export to ...
U.S. tax authority: GOP plan would hit Canada less than other countries
Times Colonist - 1/17/2017 2:32:51 AM
WASHINGTON - An American tax authority who helped champion a reform now being considered by the U.S. Congress says Canada would not be among the countries hardest hit ... warning Americans about the risks of import taxes. "I think the thing that we've ...