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
Singapore named IEA association country, underlining energy hub status
CNBC - 10/24/2016 1:43:20 AM
To become a member, countries that are net oil importers must show they have reserves of crude oil and/or products that are equivalent to around 90 days of the previous years' average net oil imports. The government, even if it doesn't own the reserves ...
Agri group: Import cap on rice failed to protect Philippines’ farmers
Inquirer - 10/23/2016 5:43:44 PM
Farmer groups and agribusiness operators are in favor of letting the import restriction on rice lapse by ... has been importing more than the minimum volume the country had committed to under a World Trade Organization (WTO) mechanism.
China Sep Sugar imports at highest level since Dec
Commodity Online - 10/24/2016 4:56:36 AM
The Sugar import volume of the country reached 500,000 tonnes during the month as ... estimates in major producing regions is affecting the imports of China, the world’s top Sugar buyer. The USDA cuts its Sugar output forecast in Brazil' from 630 million ...
RICE IMPORTS | Agri org SINAG urges lifting of 'quantitative restrictions'
interaksyon.com - 10/24/2016 12:06:06 PM
Further studies suggest that about 20 million hectares of the world's rice-growing area is at risk of occasionally being flooded to submergence level, in particular in countries like India – another major source of our rice imports. The average yield ...
AG CORNER: World beef markets and trade expected to grow in 2017
Stillwater NewsPress - 10/23/2016 6:59:29 AM
The latest global meat trade estimates from the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service indicate that beef production and consumption among major beef countries is growing in 2016 and is projected to grow additionally in 2017 Aside from the U.S., the world’s ...
The Largest Source Of Imports By Country
brilliantmaps.com - 3/18/2015 11:55:23 PM
However, a closer look shows that’s it the largest source of imports for Nepal ... as well as an important source of imports for many countries around the world.
Countries Requiring The Least Paperwork To Import Goods
worldatlas.com - 8/23/2016 4:04:16 PM
Several nations with world-leading economies require 3 or fewer documents to import goods into their countries' borders. New technologies help minimize import paperwork and make trade processes more efficient in developed countries. Import and export trade ...
Poor Countries Tax Imports At The Border, Rich Countries Open Their Borders
Forbes - 2/7/2016 2:08:20 PM
So while in a perfect world global trade would be wholly untouched by politicians, the TPP is advantageous to American producers for it reducing taxes on their exports. It’s then hugely advantageous to the other countries involved simply because imports ...
Oil Prices Fall After Iraq Signals Doubts Over OPEC Cut
The Wall Street Journal - 10/24/2016 10:04:25 AM
Iraq is the second largest Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries producer after Saudi ... for the vast majority of the 14% surge in imports this year by China, which now rivals the U.S. as world’s largest crude importer.
Renewable Thinking: India to Replace Coal with Cheaper Solar Power by 2022
Nature World News - 10/24/2016 12:20:25 PM
India is taking the lead in creating a country powered by renewable energy by replacing ... The report says that by the year 2035, India's gas import will increase by a staggering 573 percent, oil import by 169 percent and coal import by 85 percent.
UPDATE 2-US Grains Council working to end Vietnam suspension of distillers' grain imports
Reuters - 10/21/2016 8:34:55 AM
The loss of Vietnamese imports would be a big hit for U.S. DDGS suppliers as the country is one of the fastest growing feed grain markets in the world, with a rapidly growing middle class developing a taste for hamburgers and steak. The move by the No.3 ...
World Future Energy Summit To Showcase Vast Renewables Opportunity In India
middleeastevents.com - 10/24/2016 9:07:09 AM
India's solar power industry will showcase an unprecedented range of investment opportunities at the World Future Energy Summit (WFES ... India to become a leader of solar energy production in countries situated between the Tropic of Cancer and the ...
Animal feed market research, size, share analysis by manufacturers, regions, type and application to 2022 available in new report
Whatech - 10/24/2016 11:08:50 AM
and Rest of the World (ROW) and their countries Company profiling of major players in the market Value chain analysis indicating each stage of its production process and identifying the crucial stages for improvements Analysis also includes consumption.
Iraqi parliament passes bill banning import, production, sale of alcohol
Hindustan Times - 10/23/2016 7:45:25 PM
(Reuters file) Iraq’s parliament has passed a law forbidding the import, production or selling of alcoholic beverages in a surprise move that angered many in the country’s Christian community who rely on the business. The law, passed late Saturday ...
Big Pharma companies have been systematically suppressing your right to purchase cheaper alternatives from other countries
naturalnews.com - 10/24/2016 4:56:36 AM
(NaturalNews) Obamacare was touted as the most significant health care "reform" law in the history of the country, but it was neither revolutionary ... an organization that helps defend civil liberties in the digital world, is currently working on a ...