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, 2014See also: Exports map
10 Countries that Export the Most Wheat in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 5/25/2016 3:03:23 AM
These 10 countries that export the most wheat in the world shipped almost 82 percent of the total crop exports in 2015. Wheat, which is second-most produced grain in the world, has been grown since 9600 BC. Although it has been one of the staple foods for ...
Speech by Albania Country Manager on Business Climate and Investment Attractiveness
The World Bank - 5/24/2016 4:33:27 PM
It is the World Bank Group’s mandate to eliminate poverty ... that reach high income status tend to generate at least 50 percent of their wealth through exports in order to become high income countries. Albania has a number of strengths it can leverage.
Least Developed Countries Still Face Significant Challenges
Inter Press Service - 5/25/2016 9:18:36 PM
The most recent country to graduate is Samoa ... "With a combined population of some 1.3 billion people, the LDCs’ share of world exports remains stagnant at around one percent." While there have been positive trends, major challenges remain.
Boost world infrastructures, urges G7 host Japan
dw.com - 5/26/2016 8:38:38 AM
Japan welcomed leaders of the G7 to its Pacific peninsula resort of Ise-Shima on Thursday by highlighting Japanese exports of "quality infrastructure ... Russia and China. China - the world's flagging but second-biggest economy - has disputes with numerous ...
Some G7 Countries Still Providing Billions in Financing for Coal Plants - Findings from our new report
The Huffington Post - 5/24/2016 10:06:54 AM
Our analysis - co-written by the NRDC, World Wide ... amongst the G7 countries Japan continues to be actively pursuing projects. From 2007 to 2015, channels for coal financing shifted from Multilateral Development Banks and toward Export Credits Agencies ...
Qatar's Texas LNG venture expects to begin exports by 2021
The Peninsula - 5/25/2016 4:36:26 AM
A man looks as the world's biggest Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) tanker Duhail as she crosses through the Suez Canal. (file photo/Reuters) DOHA: Top liquefied natural gas (LNG) exporter Qatar expects exports from ... The country's finance minister said ...
Steel association defends export growth
bilbaoya.com - 5/26/2016 2:55:02 AM
China, the world's top steel producer, is not encouraging large exports of the product and has taken measures to control shipments offshore, the country's steel association said on Tuesday. The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), the Japan Iron and ...
Zero-rated regime: export sectors threaten to launch agitation
Business Recorder - 5/26/2016 12:24:43 AM
saying "the package confined just to an official announcement," and there had been no headway to help the ailing export sectors rejuvenate in a bid to compete with the country''s top textile rivals including India and Bangladesh on the world markets.
World steel industry crisis high on agenda as G7 summit gets under way
The Scotsman - 5/26/2016 3:16:31 AM
He called on the G7 to maintain " effective remedial measures, consistent with their World Trade Organisation rights and obligations, against exports from countries in which market economy conditions do not prevail". Arriving in Japan on Wednesday ...
Increased efforts made to expand Japanese food exports
Japan Times - 5/25/2016 2:56:14 AM
Altogether, we are trying to promote further exports of Japan’s farm ... come together to conduct and compile a research paper on the trade trends of countries around the world. Based on such study findings, we’re starting to take more effective ...
The World I See: Jeff Immelt's Advice To Win In Time Of Anger About Globalization
AllAfrica - 5/25/2016 5:43:51 PM
GE has customers in more than 180 countries and exports over $20 billion worth of goods to the world each year. Our U.S. workers earn high wages because they make leadership products that can be sold around the world. Being global has helped us become more ...
Signals from the U.S. Yield Curve: World Can’t Handle Fed Rate Hikes
The Wall Street Journal Blogs - 5/24/2016 2:17:27 PM
Here are some charts, courtesy of Mr. Yardeni. The yield curve moves in tandem with global industrial production: ENLARGE It also moves alongside world export volume: ENLARGE About half of revenues among S&P 500 companies come from outside the U.S. As ...
Obama Looks To Bolster Vietnam By Lifting Arms Export Embargo
NPR News - 5/23/2016 6:47:40 AM
U.S. President Barack Obama on Monday lifted a decades-old arms export embargo for Vietnam during his first visit to the communist country, looking to bolster ... in the South China Sea, one of the world's most important waterways. Lifting the arms embargo ...
Iran won't freeze oil exports says official
Tri-County Sun Times - 5/23/2016 2:40:07 PM
Despite a recent rebound, world crude prices ... is expected to be the export of Persian Gulf state by mid summer Rokneddin Javadi, managing director of National Iranian Oil Co., told Mehr news agency, the report stated. Opec countries - along with other ...
Gold Imports by China Decline as Property Revival Damps Demand
Bloomberg - 5/26/2016 10:04:32 AM
Swiss exports of gold to China dropped to 14 tons in ... China director at the World Gold Council, said earlier this month. The country consumed 241.3 tons on gold in the first quarter, 12 percent less than a year earlier, council data show.