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
Gold jewellery exports can jump five times to $40 bn by 2020: WGC
Financial Express - 7/31/2015 3:50:11 AM
Gold jewellery exports could jump five times to $40 billion per year by 2020 if quality controls are tightened, the World Gold Council (WGC) said, adding the country is punching below its weight due to questions over the purity of its products. Mom-and-pop ...
Brazil's agriculture minister optimistic about a Mercosur/EU trade accord by end of the year
MercoPress - 7/30/2015 9:34:58 AM
In effect Brazil is the world's leading exporter of chicken and fourth when it comes to pork meat. Brazilian poultry exports reach 170 markets and pork, 80 countries. During the show's debates, minister Abreu also made several announcements: for the first ...
Gold jewellery exports can quintuple to $40 billion if controls tightened
Economic Times - 7/30/2015 1:09:43 PM
NEW DELHI: Gold jewellery exports could jump five times to $40 billion per year by 2020 if quality controls are tightened, the World Gold Council (WGC) said, adding the country is punching below its weight due to questions over the purity of its products.
UPDATE 3-U.S. Senate energy panel votes to lift oil export ban
Reuters - 7/30/2015 8:40:41 PM
which she said was outdated due to the U.S. drilling boom that has propelled the country to vie with Russia and Saudi Arabia as the world's biggest oil producer. In addition to unlocking crude oil exports, Murkowski's bill would speed up exports of ...
Britain Limits Visit by the Chinese Artist Ai Weiwei
New York Times - 7/30/2015 8:12:03 PM
That limitation means he will have to leave the country before the Chinese president ... close economic and trade ties with China in an effort to increase British exports, had acted to ensure that Mr. Ai would not be in Britain at the same time as Mr ...
India’s gold exports can soar 400% in 5 years, says WGC
Times of India - 7/30/2015 9:37:57 PM
Indian gold jewellery exports can increase by 400% in the next five years if domestic hallmarking standards improve, the World Gold Council said on Thursday ... recognized hallmarking centres across the country is also likely to have an impact on the ...
US Senate lifts oil export ban
Bangor Daily News - 7/30/2015 10:42:22 PM
which she said was outdated due to the U.S. drilling boom that has propelled the country to vie with Russia and Saudi Arabia as the world’s biggest oil producer. In addition to unlocking crude oil exports, Murkowski’s bill would speed up exports of ...
Fix gold quality: World Gold Council
dc.asianage.com - 7/31/2015 5:23:14 AM
Gold jewellery exports could jump five times to $40 billion per year by 2020 from the present $8 billion if the country improves its hallmarking, said the World Gold Council (WGC) on Thursday. It said that since the introduction of a hallmarking standard ...
Australia set to export live beef cattle to China
AsiaOne - 7/30/2015 7:29:06 PM
Australia is set to become the first country to export live beef cattle to be slaughtered in China in a landmark deal that will seek to satisfy the Chinese population's growing appetite for red meat. The agreement, approved last week, could see a million ...
Supply Chain Risk: Five Worst Offending Countries For Human Rights Violations
Forbes - 7/28/2015 11:56:20 PM
Awareness of supply chain risk has been steadily growing among publicly listed companies all over the world ... rights violations. These countries account for 48% of global apparel production, 53% of global apparel exports and 26% of global electronics ...
Channel Tunnel delays put Scottish seafood exports at risk
FIS - 7/30/2015 5:56:02 PM
Scottish fishing and food processing sector stakeholders voiced concern about the impact that delays of fresh product exports to the continent through the Channel Tunnel have on their businesses. These delays have been caused by disruption in Calais after ...
Kenya Tells Developed World to End Trade Barriers
AllAfrica - 7/30/2015 1:52:40 PM
The Cabinet Secretary for international trade Amina Mohammed has cited tariffs and non tariff barriers as key hurdles in growth of exports from developing countries. Speaking at World Trade Organization (WTO) 10th Ministerial Conference Informal Session in ...
Price fall adds shine, silver jewellery exports jump 55%
Rediff India Abroad - 7/31/2015 4:11:39 AM
Technology upgradation to produce world-class jewellery helps boost exports At a time when gold and diamond jewellery ... "These orders were earlier going to manufacturers in Italy and other countries,” said Rahul Mehta, managing director of Silver ...
Long past time to remove ban on U.S. oil exports
Oklahoma News - 7/31/2015 5:01:46 AM
During a news conference Wednesday, U.S. House Speaker John Boehner noted that, “If the administration wants to lift the (oil export) ban for Iran, certainly the United States should not be the only country left in the world with such a ban in place.”
TDAP underlines promotion of non traditional exports
The Nation - 7/31/2015 2:09:58 AM
the world over, he added. Sialkot exporters urged the TDAP to evolve an effective direly needed mechanism for the “proper” use of the Export Development Fund (EDF), which was meant for the promotion and development of country’s export sector.