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
Banned Cluster Bombs Were Used in Five Countries, Report Says
New York Times - 9/3/2015 7:30:32 PM
The treaty also provides for assistance to victims of cluster bombs. The United States, which is among the countries that have not signed the treaty, still produces and exports cluster munitions. In a telephone interview, Ms. Wareham said that although the ...
Canada Illustrates Plight of Rich but Resource-Dependent Countries
Wall Street Journal - 9/2/2015 3:03:53 AM
For a small group of the world’s most resource-dependent rich countries ... to a range of services companies from builders to accountants. Eight of the country’s top 10 exports are commodities. As mining surged, other sectors felt the impact of ...
Seafood exports show sustained growth
FIS - 9/3/2015 6:18:57 PM
Year to date seafood exports have reached NOK 45.1 billion (USD 5.4 billion), an increase of NOK 2.9 billion (USD 350 million) on the same period in 2014. "Yet another strong month for Norwegian seafood exports is partly explained by the EU, a key region ...
A major warning from one of the most reliable bellwethers of the world economy
The Business Insider - 9/1/2015 6:04:02 AM
This is a troubling sign, as Korea's exports represent the world's imports. Because it is the first monthly ... petrochemicals to electronics such as PCs and mobile devices. "The country has long been a reliable bellwether," HSBC's Frederic Neumann told ...
Pakistan’s failing exports
Dawn - 9/3/2015 8:06:20 PM
The steep, and virtually unprecedented in its magnitude, appreciation of the rupee in real terms during this period comes as many other economies across the world ... the country become cheaper, thus leading to a spurt. While Pakistan’s exports declined ...
3 Reasons Why Countries Devalue Their Currency
Investopedia - 9/2/2015 7:10:15 PM
Currency devaluations can be used by countries to achieve economic policy. Having a weaker currency relative to the rest of the world can help boost exports, shrink trade deficits and reduce the cost of interest payments on its outstanding government debts.
World Cotton consumption to be limited in 2015-16
Commodity Online - 9/2/2015 7:14:25 AM
In addition to China, India and Pakistan are the largest consumers of cotton and these three countries alone ... it will remain the world’s largest cotton exporter. After falling 51% in 2014/15, India’s exports may recover by 21% to 1.2 million tons ...
World economic woes hit home
High Plains Journal - 9/3/2015 5:11:33 AM
Today, the Black Sea region exports 34 percent of the world’s wheat. Brazil’s currency ... For years, economists have pointed to countries like Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nigeria and India to help provide population growth, and growing markets for ag ...
New Orleans' growth as an export hub is fueling recovery: Stefan Selig
The Times-Picayune - 9/3/2015 6:15:58 AM
It is the story of New Orleans emerging as a leading export hub for trade and investment in our country. The New Orleans-Metairie area ... Because we produce the best goods and services in the world, produced by the best workforce in the world, we are ...
World to Fed: We're prepared for U.S. rate hike, so don't delay
Yahoo Finance - 8/30/2015 11:10:02 PM
(Reuters) - Central bankers from around the world are telling their American ... soaring and putting a major strain on the export-dependent Swiss economy. "Latin America has seen a surge of inflation" as countries "internalize" the evolution of Fed ...
Non-oil exports and Nexim Bank’s alliances
The Sun - 9/3/2015 2:34:04 AM
Such collaborations should be encouraged because they will provide export opportunities for Nigerian goods, which will in turn positively improve upon the gross domestic products of the country ... to collaborate with the World Trade Organisation, WTO.
Kryooprema exports cryogenic equipment to Russia
Gas World - 9/2/2015 2:52:33 PM
This is largely thanks to the preferential trade treaty between the two countries for the export of Serbian goods to Russia with no customs duties. Expecting substantial demand from the Russian market, the company entered into a new investment cycle in ...
Dubai sends delegation to Kenya to boost exports and cooperation
The National - 9/2/2015 1:19:30 PM
The Dubai Department of Economic Development has sent a trade delegation to Kenya to drum up demand for exports ... executive of port operator DP World, visited Kenya in June to discuss economic cooperation between the countries. The UAE has two objectives ...
Is it China or the World?
Townhall Finance - 9/3/2015 11:23:47 AM
Now, it’s 43 nations, surpassing the U.S., which is a top export for only 31 other countries; sobering stuff that speaks ... However, as America has lost its economic and military clout around the world, our domestic economy has held onto a tenuous ...
A Changing Economic Landscape: Asian Exports and the US
fleamarketzone.com - 9/3/2015 3:41:29 PM
Determining what is next for these Asian countries ... to join the World Trade Organization after many years of conflict with the other nations in the organization. Joining the WTO created incredible opportunity for China and its exports.