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
India-Russia agree to export BrahMos, world’s fastest anti-ship cruise missile
Financial Express - 5/27/2016 2:25:13 AM
India and Russia have agreed ‘in principle’ to export the world’s fastest anti-ship cruise missile ... “As far as the BrahMos missile is concerned, talks with countries like UAE, Chile, South Africa and Vietnam are in advanced stages.”
Dollar rises as world stock markets hold firm
Reuters - 5/27/2016 5:45:39 AM
The MSCI All-Country World equity index .MIWD00000PUS edged higher by 0.1 percent ... A stronger dollar often lifts European stocks as weakness in the euro EUR= makes European companies' exports cheaper. Some traders said stock markets were unlikely ...
Get Smart Fast: Crude Oil Exports in 200 Words
The Huffington Post - 5/27/2016 10:03:21 AM
By the end of last year, consensus was building that lifting the oil export ban would benefit our country economically and would help to provide stability in world oil markets. In December 2015 Congress passed a bill that allowed exports of crude oil for ...
World may not let India do what China did 20 years ago: Michael Spencer
Live Mint - 5/27/2016 3:46:57 PM
Singapore: While India has a strong case for manufacturing, the constraint is that the rest of the world may not be as accommodating of the country’s export-oriented manufacturing model, as they were with China, says Michael Spencer, managing director ...
Dollar rises as world stock markets hold steady
Reuters - 5/27/2016 4:12:36 AM
The MSCI All-Country World equity index .MIWD00000PUS edged higher by 0.1 percent ... since a weaker euro EUR= can help European companies to export their goods overseas. However, some traders said stock markets were unlikely to make much headway in ...
Scrap metal industry overburdened by strict regulations and tough market conditions
Shanghai Metals Market - 5/27/2016 11:50:43 AM
SPOKANE (Scrap Monster): The Non-Ferrous World Mirror-May 2016 released by the Bureau ... been impeded by a new rule which mandates scrap exporters in the country to enroll with an export registry. The customs inspection procedures are part of an attempt ...
How John Maynard Keynes' most radical idea could save the world
The Week Magazine - 5/27/2016 9:41:53 AM
The basic problem with international trade is that imbalances can develop: Some countries get big export surpluses, while others necessarily develop big trade deficits (since the world cannot be in surplus or deficit with itself). And because countries ...
Speech by Anabel Gonzalez at the Joint WTO/World Bank Trade and Poverty Forum
The World Bank - 5/26/2016 1:10:39 PM
Since 2000 alone, the share of world trade occupied by developing countries has grown from one-third to one ... which provided a more favorable environment for the poor. In Ethiopia, exports of cut flowers from one firm to the EU market helped open the ...
Africa, “Workshop of the World”: Manufacturing strategies to unleash a continent
en.starafrica.com - 5/27/2016 10:17:40 AM
ABIDJAN, Côte d'Ivoire, 27 May 2016 / PRN Africa / — Africa's share of manufacturing in GDP is less than half of the average for all developing countries. On Thursday, May 26, a panel discussion, “Africa – Workshop of the World”, was held during ...
Vietnam’s Jan-May rice exports advance to 2.5mn tonne
Business Recorder - 5/27/2016 9:49:02 AM
HANOI: Vietnam, the world's third-largest rice exporter after ... by the statistics office contradicts with data released by the country's farm ministry earlier this week which said rice exports during the five-month period fell 2.1 percent to an estimated ...
Africa: LDCS - UN Conference On Least Developed Countries Opens in Turkey to Assess Progress Made Since 2011
AllAfrica - 5/27/2016 12:55:09 PM
Despite LDCs having 12.5 per cent of the world's population, their exports account for only 1.1 per cent of the global total," she noted. The category of least developed countries (LDCs) was officially established in 1971 by the UN General Assembly to ...
Macau Daily Times - 5/27/2016 1:20:48 AM
AUSTRALIA’s deputy prime minister is criticized for suggesting that a temporary ban on cattle exports to Indonesia five years ago ... climbers and to locate two more who went missing on the world’s tallest mountain. SRI LANKA’s Cabinet approves ...
Global steel oversupply must be urgently addressed: world leaders at G7 summit
Economic Times - 5/27/2016 7:47:21 AM
Beijing has been in the firing line over claims Chinese steel exports were forcing plant closures and job losses in some countries, as the sector grapples with soft prices and limp demand. China produces more than half of the world's steel and is accused ...
Families affected by Libya's crippled economy
africanews.com - 5/26/2016 6:47:05 PM
The world bank states that the political strife ... said rival factions have agreed in principle to have one oil organisation for the war-torn country. Exports from the port have been blocked recently due to a standoff between the rival national oil ...
G-7 meets developing countries amid China concerns
Japan Times - 5/27/2016 9:27:34 AM
China is engaged in a furious diplomatic charm offensive among developing countries, offering aid ... quality infrastructure projects around the world over the next five years under an initiative to expand exports of the nation’s high-quality ...