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
World trade in onions stagnating
FreshPlaza - 5/26/2015 12:10:47 PM
China is the world's third largest exporter, with exports of 0.7 million tons. Apart from India and China, the Asian continent is by far the largest with regard to imports. Key countries are Malaysia, Bangladesh, Japan and the Gulf states. Click here to ...
EDC forecasts Sask. exports to rebound in 2016
Leader Post - 5/26/2015 6:23:01 PM
Falling oil prices will keep merchandise export flat across the country in 2015 ... with the world getting back on its feet again, that’s only going to intensify as we go forward.’’ Hall said agricultural exports represent 40 per cent Saskatchewan ...
The 10 Hungriest Countries in the World and How You Can Help Them
The Daily Meal - 5/26/2015 3:13:55 AM
According to the World Food Programme, hunger poses more of a health ... despite being more politically stable than many other developing countries. While Zambia exports hundreds of tons of high-quality maize to Europe — so high-quality that the ...
11 Countries That Consume the Most Chocolate in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 5/25/2015 7:54:17 AM
Did you know that if you live in one of the 11 countries that consume the most chocolate in the world, you have a higher chance of ... quickly spread to form a backbone of these countries’ exports. Similar to the list of 11 countries that consume the ...
Labeling meat by country of origin on the way out
Times and Democrat - 5/25/2015 2:53:38 AM
The House Agriculture Committee voted 38-6 to repeal a "country-of-origin" labeling law for beef, pork and chicken Wednesday — just two days after the World Trade Organization ... retaliatory measures against U.S. exports. The law causes their animals ...
Egypt's cotton exports increase 94.3% year-on-year: CAPMAS
MENAFN - 5/26/2015 12:39:25 PM
whose country is taking part in ... May 26 2015 - Egypt's cotton exports increase 94.3% year-on-year: CAPMAS, Daily News Egypt (MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The total volume of Egyptian cotton exports rose by 94.3% year-on-year during the second quarter (Q2 ...
The Riddle Behind China's Exports/Imports Numbers
Seeking Alpha - 5/25/2015 9:34:30 AM
A recent example is the newly formed and Chinese-backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (similar to the World Bank), also backed by ... to Chinese trade numbers later). So, which countries do China's exports go to? The U.S., EU, Hong Kong, ASEAN ...
Asian countries told to build up rice stocks soon
Asiaone Business - 5/25/2015 2:53:38 AM
China, now the world's-biggest rice buyer ... and if the trend is maintained, the country's rice exports will reach 8.04 million tons, still much lower than 10.97 million tons exported in 2014, according to The Rice Trader. Within such a buyer's market ...
Currency Manipulation Can't Be Fixed By Countervailing Duties
Forbes - 5/22/2015 2:02:54 PM
It will, in effect, be selling its exports for less than their true ... American economy is free to innovate and is open to world-class competition. Adding import duties to products from other countries would slow rather than advance U.S. economic development.
Timmons: To reflect today's market, lift U.S. ban on crude oil exports
Chron - 5/26/2015 5:40:04 PM
Exports of natural gas have been plagued in recent ... The U.S. helped establish the global trade rules that now apply to the World Trade Organization's 161 member countries, including our own. Those rules prohibit countries from placing quantitative ...
Stakeholders see potential for meat exports
Dawn - 5/27/2015 1:32:31 AM
LAHORE: Pakistan’s meat exports have risen from $14 million in 2003 to $240 million last year but the figure can still multiply very quickly if the country can respond to ... here on Tuesday. The world meat market values around $3 trillion, out of ...
Arab world can escape violence trap with more cooperation
The Frontier Post - 5/26/2015 6:34:21 AM
Trade among these countries had been higher ... getting is trade diversion. Turkish exports have been bypassing the conflict zones by using alternative routes, relying, for example, on the Suez Canal. A recent World Bank study estimates that the Greater ...
Automakers pledging more than 20 billion dollars in Mexico could be hindered by ports
Inautonews - 5/26/2015 9:40:28 AM
The auto manufacturers have been attracted by the nation’s low labor costs, strategic geographic position between the two Americas and the myriad of trading agreements with nations around the world ... the exports need to be passed through the country ...
Iraq exports hold close to record high in May
Reuters - 5/22/2015 3:14:29 PM
"There is little doubt that record crude exports out of Iraq are adding further ... produce most of Iraq's oil and the terminals are its main outlet to world markets. Located far from the parts of the country controlled by Islamic State, they have kept ...
Real World Economics: Trade agreements are rarely about actual trade
TwinCities Pioneer Press - 5/24/2015 11:58:51 AM
in today's world, trade pacts are more about politics and solidifying global influence. In general, trade improves economic efficiency and can make both countries in a relationship better off. Economic theory has argued this for two centuries, and history ...