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
POSCO CEO says steel "protectionism" by US, others to hurt exports: Media
Economic Times - 6/24/2016 4:22:20 AM
SEOUL: Chief executive of POSCO, South Korea's top steelmaker, said "protectionism" by the United States and other countries could have an adverse impact on the company's exports ... States to strictly abide by World Trade Organization rule.
US Continues to Lead World in Weapons Exports
Voice of America - 6/13/2016 3:02:20 AM
U.S. exports of nearly $23 billion represent an increase ... up to $2.3 billion last year, making it the world’s fourth-largest importer. Southeast Asian countries bordering the South China Sea also ramped up their defense spending since 2009 — around ...
World apple production forecast to rise slightly in 2015-16
Fresh Fruit Portal - 6/23/2016 4:02:03 AM
World apple production during 2015-16 is forecast to ... thanks to higher bearing acreage and favorable weather. Exports from the Asian country are forecast to surge 50% to 1.2 million MT, with Bangladesh and Thailand driving much of the growth.
German Lawmakers Approve New Rules on Art Exports
New York Times - 6/23/2016 10:42:55 AM
Until now, permission is only required for exports to countries outside the European Union, though it applied to works over 50 years old and worth over 150,000 euros. Authorities could block the export of works that "contribute to the identity of Germany's ...
Nigeria’s currency devaluation could affect Ghana’s exports
Ghana Web - 6/23/2016 8:55:32 AM
He explained that with the volume of trade transacted by Nigeria, devaluing the naira will not only boost economic activities but redirect trade export to the country ... benchmark price is determined by the world market. “When it comes to oil ...
Foreign investment policy amendments favour shrimp export sector
FIS - 6/23/2016 3:43:34 PM
Besides, shrimp farms, which export mainly frozen products, largely depend on imported brood stock from regions like Hawai and Florida for developing seeds. "The foreign firms can now directly set up brood stock multiplication centres and produce ...
Australia: LNG Exports Will Grow Despite Market
The Maritime Executive - 6/24/2016 3:46:33 AM
Australia is now the world's second-largest producer after Qatar ... not just for the environmental benefits that they will bring, but to be able to export these technologies to other countries."
Sweden Knocks Canada Off Top Spot in World's Largest Survey of Country Reputation
Yahoo Finance - 6/23/2016 2:24:49 PM
"Being welcoming, safe and beautiful are the top three drivers of a country's reputation, and nations with a strong reputation are better positioned to welcome more tourists, increase exports ... While few of the world's largest and most powerful countries ...
World Bank Supports Kosovo's Digital Economy Program
The World Bank - 6/22/2016 5:46:26 PM
PRISHTINA, June 22, 2016− The World Bank and the Ministry of Economic Development ... and job-creating businesses that will lead to higher value exports and foster the inclusion especially of rural inhabitants and women into the global digital economy.
Nigeria: FG appoints NEXIM as agent for Export Stimulating Facility, Export Rediscounting and Refinancing Facility
World Stage - 6/23/2016 11:25:52 AM
... introduced Export Stimulation and Export Rediscounting and Refinancing facilities to support the dwindling export market and boost the country’s revenues and foreign exchange earnings. In a statement released by the Bank during a press conference ...
Bankruptcy filing by Brazil's Oi rattles global supply chain
CNBC - 6/23/2016 10:24:25 PM
SAO PAULO, June 23 (Reuters) - Brazil's biggest bankruptcy filing ever is sending shockwaves far beyond the recession-hit country's borders as operator Oi SA seeks creditor protection from global telecoms suppliers and export banks around the world.
Myanmar to export anti-venom to Asian countries
India TV - 6/13/2016 1:03:37 PM
Nay Pyi Taw: Myanmar is planning to export anti-venom to neighbouring Asian countries this year ... said the exporting products are waiting to be checked by the World Health Organization, Xinhua news agency reported. The factory has increased the anti ...
India’s cut and polished diamond exports up 13.24% in May
Diamond World - 6/24/2016 3:39:23 AM
India’s gem and jewellery sector recorded an upswing in overall exports in May 2016, rising 29.43 percent on y-o-y basis to reach US$ 3.32 billion, reports add. The country’s cut and polished diamond exports in the said month increased 13.24 percent on ...
World commodity prices plummeting
Supply House Times Magazine - 6/23/2016 2:46:18 PM
When analyzing this particular time period from a global perspective, it will be designated as a timeframe when the massive commodity-producing undeveloped and developing countries ... to flood the world market with their record exports of basic steel ...
OPEC Petroleum Export Revenue Down By Nearly Half In 2015
Fox Business - 6/22/2016 7:05:11 PM
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries saw petroleum-export revenues fall nearly 46% in 2015 ... with nearly 62% of OPEC's oil exported to the Asia Pacific region, the report said. World oil demand rose by 1.7% to 93 million barrels a ...