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, 2012See also: Exports map
Seychelles' gunboats keep pirates from 'blue gold'
CNN - 5/22/2013 10:20:36 AM
But in recent years, the fishing industry has come under severe threat as a result of the ongoing risk posed by Somali pirates roaming the waters ... acknowledging that today he is safer. Yet, he and other local fishermen miss the freedom ...
Argentina Corn Exports Seen Rising 8% by UN FAO as Brazil Falls
Businessweek - 5/20/2013 12:31:49 PM
The country is the world’s second-largest corn exporter, after the U.S. “The increase in exports is supported by the improved 2013 production and the highly competitive Argentina maize price relative to the United States,” the FAO said.
Hurd Receives Presidential Award for Exports
Yahoo! Finance - 5/21/2013 10:31:56 PM
According to Hurd President and CEO Dominic Truniger, Hurd's custom wood windows and doors and vinyl products are sold exclusively through more than 400 distributors in the United States and ... Korean and Japanese. Hurd has eight sales ...
Eurozone: Periphery Countries Restored External Balances, Recovery Follows?
econintersect.com - 5/22/2013 12:58:05 PM
Current account deficits in euro area periphery countries have now largely disappeared. This represents a substantial adjustment. Only two years ago, deficits stood at nearly 10 percent of GDP in Greece and Portugal and 5 percent in Spain and ...
China Soybean Imports Seen by Oil World Jumping 17% Next Season
Bloomberg - 5/21/2013 1:42:13 PM
Soybean prices rallied to a record $17.89 a bushel in September on the Chicago Board of Trade as U.S. crops were hurt by drought. Logistical problems in Brazil, set to overtake the U.S. as the world’s biggest exporter, have supported prices in ...
Economic Growth in Foreign Regions and U.S. Export Growth
econintersect.com - 5/20/2013 2:23:22 AM
Europe is most relevant to U.S. export growth both because of its large size, as measured by its share of global ... economic growth using regression models. Section III complements the previous section by providing a dynamic analysis of the ...
AfDB Set to Help African Countries Better Exploit AGOA Export Opportunities
en.starafrica.com - 5/20/2013 2:26:21 PM
However, the low utilization of AGOA preferences by beneficiary countries is in stark contrast to the aggressive export strategies that other ... was launched on the back of the recent IMF / World Bank Spring Meetings held in April 2013 in ...
States Sending the Most Goods to China
Marketwatch - 5/22/2013 11:10:42 AM
California exported more than $13 billion. Based on the gross export data provided by the U.S.-China Business Council, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed the 10 states exporting the most goods to china. While U.S. exports to China grew by nearly 300% in the ...
UK approved £112m of arms exports to Saudi Arabia last year
The Guardian - 5/21/2013 5:06:49 AM
The UK has granted arms export licences to Saudi Arabia worth almost £4bn over the past four years despite growing fears about the human rights record in the ... have been set out by the watchdog Campaign Against the Arms Trade (CAAT), which ...
Japan exports disappoint, full benefits of weak yen yet to show
Yahoo!7 News - 5/22/2013 12:55:06 AM
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's exports rose less than expected in April from a year earlier due to weak demand from Europe and China, highlighting the challenges confronting the world's third-biggest economy as policymakers try to engineer a sustained revival.
Developing Countries Emerge as Fertile Markets for ANZ Dairy Exporters, Finds Frost & Sullivan
Yahoo! Finance - 5/22/2013 1:38:03 AM
Frost & Sullivan's related research services include: South African market for dairy ingredients and opportunities ... research, analysis, strategy, vision, innovation and implementation. The Partnership Infrastructure is entirely unique as ...
Fish exports may generate USD 500mln by 2015
FIS - 5/20/2013 7:27:00 PM
Vessels from both countries will be registered in Sri Lanka and fly the Sri Lankan flag, Senaratne said, as well as land their catch and export from the island, Lanka Business Online reports. He also shared that he was planning to launch a training course ...
World wheat trade nearly unchanged
agprofessional.com - 5/15/2013 8:15:53 PM
World wheat trade for the July-June international trade year in 2013/14 is projected at 143.0 million tons, just 0.7 million tons lower than in the previous year. However, the structure of imports and exports by country is expected to shift substantially.
SBA offers loans, advice to help small firms build export market
Register-Guard - 5/20/2013 6:41:04 AM
This National Export Initiative is a win-win, because access to more markets means more customers, more sales of U.S. goods and more jobs here at home ... your firm is new to exporting or needs a refresher, www.export.gov provides information for small ...
Israel is world's largest exporter of drones, study finds
Haaretz - 5/18/2013 11:54:14 PM
Israel is the world's largest exporter of unmanned aircraft, in terms of the number of systems sold, a study has found. Over the last eight years Israel has exported $4.6 billion worth of unmanned ... a joint project of Israel's Elbit Systems and the ...