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 Apples in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 5/3/2016 8:01:29 AM
One of the most popular and delicious fruits in the world, apples have always been in high demand, a fact which has been realized by the 10 countries that export the most apples in the world. Other fruits also often have a global pull, such as bananas.
Gulf countries exported over 70 million tonnes of petrochemicals
Financial Express - 5/5/2016 10:58:04 AM
Gulf countries exported over 70 million tonnes of petrochemicals ... “Between 2010 and 2015, the GCC’s petrochemical exports increased by 30 per cent. Currently, the main challenges facing the supply chain are relevant to customs processes ...
Will Algeria Be Able To Export More Natural Gas and LNG?
Forbes - 5/4/2016 8:03:17 PM
Complicating goals of increasing production, the oil/gas sector accounts “for around 97% of merchandise exports and 60 ... generates 92-95% of the country’s electricity, one of the highest reliances on gas power in the world (here).
India needs to retain its export market share: President Pranab Mukherjee
Economic Times - 5/4/2016 10:19:18 PM
The external sector is critical to the growth of any country, particularly ... any other region in the recovery of world trade after the financial crisis of 2008-09. The exchange rate is an important factor in export competitiveness. However, in spite ...
Seafood exports pose a growing trend
FIS - 5/4/2016 11:38:02 PM
So far this year Norwegian seafood exports have totalled NOK 28.8 billion (USD 3.5 billion) in profits, which is an increase of 26 per cent year-on-year. ”Norwegian seafood exports are booming. By volume, exports are slightly down during the first four ...
Why the world has too much steel
The Economist online - 5/5/2016 6:11:45 AM
meaning that the impact on the rest of the world was limited. But as its construction boom came to an end, demand sagged, prompting the country’s state-owned steelmakers to sell their growing surpluses on foreign markets. Exports of steel from China ...
Bangladesh April exports up 11.8 pct y/y on garment sales
Reuters - 5/5/2016 10:36:36 AM
Exports for July to April, the first 10 months of the country's 2015-16 financial year ... whose low wages and trade deals with Western markets have helped make it the world's second-largest apparel exporter after China. (Reporting by Ruma Paul; Editing ...
Spain obtaining highest revenue from pepper exports
FreshPlaza - 5/5/2016 11:55:20 AM
Spain is the country that obtained the highest revenue from its pepper exports worldwide, with a total of 873.62 million Euro of the 4,086.65 million achieved by the world's total exports, as reported by the Statistics Division of the United Nations (UN ...
Iran Says Oil Exports To South Korea Up Fourfold Since January
Radio Free Europe - 5/3/2016 8:15:48 AM
Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said Tehran had quadrupled its oil exports to the world's fifth-largest importer of crude ... which was the first for any South Korean president since the two countries established diplomatic relations in 1962.
Mongolia: World Bank Suggests Spending controls to Contain Rising Deficit
The World Bank - 5/3/2016 3:46:47 PM
The country’s budget deficit is widening rapidly ... payments is expected to remain high for 2017, due to falling exports and large public debt repayments due the coming year,” said World Bank Senior Economist Taehyun Lee, who is also lead author ...
Argentina farm exports soar in first quarter following elimination of taxes and controls
MercoPress - 5/5/2016 9:39:20 AM
Argentina is also the world’s top supplier of soy-meal livestock feed, exports of which grew 73% during the quarter ... Rural Society (SRA), which represents big farms, said the country had nonetheless reclaimed its place as a reliable food supplier.
China export share highest of any country since 1968
The Indian Express - 4/22/2016 3:49:41 AM
China’s proportion of global exports rose to 13.8 percent last year from 12.3 percent in 2014, data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Employment shows, the highest share any country has enjoyed since the United States in 1968. The success ...
Merkel, Abe differ on how to fix world economy
Japan Today - 5/4/2016 9:43:30 PM
The leaders of the major European and East Asian export powers will outline their competing visions when Japan later this month hosts a meeting of the G7 advanced industrial countries—also ... the risks to rejuvenate the world economy,” he said.
CMTC Clients Receive Prestigious Export Achievement Awards at 90th Annual World Trade Week Kickoff Breakfast
Financial Content - 5/4/2016 7:41:49 PM
Representatives from the private sector, government, economic development agencies and trade representatives from over 80 countries ... this Export achievement award,” added Kusum Kavia, President, Combustion Associates, Inc. For 90 years, World Trade ...
Tiny Atlantic Archipelago Has but One Export: Music
New York Times - 5/4/2016 11:20:44 AM
PRAIA, Cape Verde — Some countries have oil, diamonds or cocoa beans ... who put Cape Verde on the map of the music world with her renditions of mornas, the islands’ ballads of love and longing. “Here, from the rural areas to the breezy beach ...