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
Would tax on arms exports and protectionism help poor countries?
The Guardian - 5/15/2013 9:45:57 AM
Clearly Pogge sees little political will in ending some of the harmful practices of rich countries, such as trade barriers and arms sales, but he believes that such behaviour should incur a charge, the proceeds of which would redress some of the ...
‘Mango exports reflect soft country’s image’
thenews.com.pk - 5/18/2013 1:35:38 AM
ISLAMABAD: “Mango exports reflect Pakistan’s soft image across the world that can help us overcome unnecessary criticism,” Ahmad Jawad, CEO of Harvest Trading, said in a statement released on Friday. He said that the Ministry of commerce and Pakistan ...
World wheat trade nearly unchanged
CattleNetwork.com - 5/14/2013 7:55:35 PM
However, the structure of imports and exports by country is expected to shift substantially. The largest decline in wheat imports in 2013/14 is projected for Iran, down 4.0 million tons to 1.0 million, given expectations of near-record ...
World Whisky Day: Scotland’s global export
Scotsman.com - 5/17/2013 10:36:40 PM
Fiona MacGregor reports ‘Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough,” Mark Twain reputedly declared ... the Special Whisky company is hosting a tasting event at Lake Constance in Southern Germany for World Whisky Day.
Cod exports rise in April
FIS - 5/13/2013 1:15:55 PM
The value of exports of Norwegian cod, saithe and haddock in April totalled NOK 806 million (EUR 106.7 million). This is NOK 59.4 million (EUR 7.9 million) or 8 per cent more than in April 2012. In terms of volume, exports were up by 26 per cent or over ...
Pakistan needs to sign free trade pacts with countries: KCCI chief
pakistantoday.com.pk - 5/16/2013 7:17:26 PM
KARACHI - Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) President Muhammad Haroon Agar stressed that Pakistan should focus on signing preferential and free trade agreements with as many countries as possible. For increased exports of the ...
April salmon exports best ever registered
FIS - 5/9/2013 1:42:08 PM
However, exports to other countries in the region are showing continued growth, with exports to Ukraine up by 20 per cent and to Belarus by no less than 42 per cent. Reduced export volume to Asia The volume of exports of salmon to Asia in April totalled a ...
Sugar sector sees new govt to stabilise export policy
Pakistan News Service - 5/16/2013 6:31:29 AM
hoping the new government will work for increasing exports particularly of sugar, which has great potential in the country. The PSMA Punjab chairman Riaz Qadeer Butt expressed the hope that the new government to announce a complete and permanent mechanism ...
Indian growers help Ethiopia become world's fourth largest flower exporter
New York Daily News - 5/16/2013 10:27:43 AM
Addis Ababa, May 16 — Indian-owned firms in Ethiopia are making flowers the country's third-largest export earner after coffee and khat, a kind of chewable cannabis. In the last five years, the Ethiopian floriculture industry has become the second ...
Report: Iran to Become World's 3rd Largest Cement Exporter This Year
english.farsnews.com - 5/15/2013 1:20:42 PM
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran will leave the US behind by the end of 2013 and become the world's third largest cement exporter, media reports said. Iran is expected to export a total of 20 million tons of cement in 2013 which will make the country rank third after ...
Pepper exports fetch $370 million in four months for world leader VN
vietnamnews.vn - 5/18/2013 1:35:38 AM
HA NOI (VNS)— Viet Nam exported more than 38,000 tonnes of pepper in the first four months of 2013, earning US$370 million – a year-on-year increase of 30 per cent. Viet Nam is currently the world leader in terms of pepper output, sending out about ...
Polish exports of meat for Jews, Muslims in limbo
San Francisco Gate - 5/16/2013 7:14:26 AM
Kosher and halal meat exports have grown between 20 and 30 percent per year in recent years as the largely agricultural country has capitalized on its low labor costs and a reputation for healthy farm animals. "God gave us good food, good soil and good ...
South Korea steel export value down by 13.6pct in April
SteelGuru - 5/7/2013 3:43:12 AM
According to the data released by the Export and Import Division of South Korea's Ministry of Knowledge Economy, the country's trade balance indicated a USD 2.6 billion surplus in April this year, remaining in the black for the 15th consecutive month.
'World's No 1' mango export market may be missed again
Business Recorder - 5/7/2013 11:10:00 PM
International barriers imposed on trade with Iran have also resulted in a decline of Pakistan's exports to that country. Pakistani banks have stopped trade services with Iran, which previously was importing 30,000 tons of mangoes from Pakistan as a result ...
US paves way for shale gas export to India
SamayLive - 5/18/2013 2:47:13 AM
Opening up the prospects of export of shale gas to energy starved India, the US on Saturday granted conditional authorization ... gas supplies to domestic consumers or result in natural gas price increases or increased price volatility such as would ...