Definition: This entry provides the total US dollar amount of merchandise imports on a c.i.f. (cost, insurance, and freight) or 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: Imports map
Mexico ups gasoline imports amid thefts
presstv.com - 7/7/2015 6:34:39 AM
“We have increased our imports of products to almost 75,000 barrels (per ... Mexico normally receives 400,000 barrels of gasoline from different countries around the world. Mexican authorities say illegal taps in 2012 increased from 1,620 to 4,218 ...
Greek citizens heading to the polls to decide fate of the debt-stricken country
New York Daily News - 7/4/2015 7:31:18 PM
As supermarket shelves and ATMs emptied, gas stations sold out of what fuel was left and nearly all imports ground to a halt, Greek citizens were preparing to decide the economic future of their country. Greeks head to the polls Sunday for a historic ...
New Zealand World Trade Organisation slows in first quarter of 2015
customstoday.com.pk - 7/1/2015 4:18:36 AM
The World Trade Organisation says the growth in both exports and imports in merchandise trade during the first ... In contrast, exports from developed countries fell by 0.5% in the same period, with US exports decelerating by 4.5%. Developing and emerging ...
The world’s most anti-Russia country? Canada, says Moscow lawmaker
Washington Post - 7/2/2015 7:55:09 PM
“The government of that country is trying to bolster its rather low profile ... Canada is already subject to the counter-sanctions through which Russia has banned the import of fresh produce, meat, fish and dairy products from it, the United States ...
EU Agri-food Exports At 7.2% Of Total Trade With Third Countries
Finanznachrichten - 7/7/2015 12:29:35 AM
Trade of agri-food products between the European Union and the rest of the world in 2014 show exports increased by 1.6 percent compared with 2013, updated figures showed Monday. The exports represent 7.2 percent of the total trade with third countries.
The Furniture Industry In The Gulf Countries: Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar
The Street - 6/25/2015 4:21:33 PM
and by country/area world comparisons of the imports/consumption and exports/production ratios, placing all the statistics in a broader context. more than 200 short profiles of manufacturers and distributors operating in the country and a competitive ...
Outlook for world ag—strong production, lower prices
Pork Network - 7/6/2015 12:40:54 PM
The Outlook points to further concentration of agricultural commodity exports among a few exporting countries, coupled with a dispersion of imports over an ever-larger number of countries - trends that make it imperative to ensure the smooth functioning of ...
China's slowdown is bad news for the world's big industrial exporters
The Business Insider - 7/3/2015 2:03:12 PM
According to economists at UBS, not only will it impact the countries where the goods are coming from, but individual industries will also be hit harder than others. China's flow of imports increased by only 0.7% in 2014. This represents the lowest growth ...
FAO: High prices to slow world seafood trade growth
undercurrentnews - 7/3/2015 8:05:18 AM
China will account for over 21% of world exports, and Vietnam and Norway for 8% each, said FAO. Developed countries will continue to be dependent on imports to satisfy their demand of fish and fishery products, due to their rather stable fishery production.
World awaits Greek debt vote
CBS News - 7/4/2015 5:55:15 AM
We've had the lingering risk that Greece becomes the first country to exit the eurozone ... Businesses are reporting they are unable to process imports or exports, with days of inventory left to fuel production. Shutdowns loom. The polling is evenly ...
Western countries responsible for catastrophic climate change
Pakistan Observer - 7/6/2015 1:42:21 AM
The seven most industrialised nations including US, UK, Japan, Canada, France, Italy and Germany has reduced use of coal by three percent in last six years while China has reduced coal imports by ... most vulnerable country in the world, he said, adding ...
Pier 1 Imports Upgraded by Zacks to “Hold” (PIR)
Ticker Report - 7/6/2015 11:10:50 PM
The Company offers selection of merchandise consisting of items imported from countries around the world. To get a free copy of the research report on Pier 1 Imports (PIR), click here. For more information about research offerings from Zacks Investment ...
China announces they will be setting new gold price by end of year
Pakistan Defence - 7/3/2015 10:35:37 AM
This is because the rest of the world pays for its trade (exports and imports) in dollars ... is used way more than the actual trade done by the United States. If other countries such as China start to use the RMB for trade, then RMB will increase its ...
From Lamborghini to Toyota, these are the cars driven by the world’s elite
biznews.com - 7/3/2015 7:43:49 AM
Presidents, members of the world’s royal families and even the police in certain countries have some of the world’s ... as local manufacturers are preferred over imports. Even if it means driving a Toyota. Good on you Mr Japanese King.
World faces ‘bloodless’ cyber war threat: Modi
Ahmedabad Mirror - 7/1/2015 2:27:03 PM
The PM noted that India has huge capabilities in the field of IT and promised to encourage manufacturing within the country of electronic goods, which account for second largest imports after petroleum ... are hovering over the world.