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
Seafood exports maintain downward trend
FIS - 2/8/2016 10:35:23 PM
Chilean exports of fishery and aquaculture products generated USD 4.199 million in the first ten months of last year, implying a fall of 18.6 per cent compared to the same period last year. However, this figure exceeds by 5.5 per cent the average of the ...
US, 11 other countries sign free-trade deal in New Zealand
Comment - 2/8/2016 10:56:52 PM
The World Bank estimates TPP will raise GDP by an average of 1.1 percent for the 12 member countries by 2030, with exports projected to rise more than 10 percent on average across the region. Mr Lim, who was in Auckland to sign the deal, said the TPP ...
Russia to become world’s largest wheat exporter in 2016
RT - 2/8/2016 8:55:10 PM
On the contrary, a weaker Russian ruble makes the country’s exports more competitive, with long-standing US customers shifting wheat purchases to Russia. Africa’s largest economy Nigeria was once a top US wheat customer but has cut the purchases by ...
U.S. exports drop for first time since Great Recession
CNN Money - 2/5/2016 5:31:08 PM
American exports shrank last year for ... slowing significantly and resource-producing countries like Canada, Australia and Brazil are grappling with plunging commodity prices. "We're in a growth-challenged world," said McIntyre. Related: Will America's ...
India Due To Become Fastest Growing Country
Sky News HD - 2/8/2016 6:14:42 AM
Businesses and farmers face an earnings crunch, industry output has contracted, exports have fallen ... In the 2016 report of the World Bank for Doing Business - India is ranked a low 130 out of 189 countries. The Prime Minster's target is to be amongst ...
The WTO’s decision to end agricultural export subsidies is good news for farmers and consumers
Brookings - 2/8/2016 9:27:59 AM
In December 2015 at the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) 10th Ministerial Conference in Nairobi, members finally agreed that export subsidies for agriculture would be abolished. The agreement from December 19, 2015 states that “developed country ...
Iran Sets Crude Oil Export Volumes for Europe
Wall Street Journal - 2/7/2016 10:47:54 AM
Iran is trying to boost its oil exports by 500,000 barrels a day in the next few months, with much of the rest going to Asia. The new details of Iran’s plans demonstrate how the world’s biggest ... to terrorism and the country’s human-rights record.
UAE is largest Arab investor country in India
Emirates247 - 2/7/2016 4:35:41 AM
National exports fell during the same period by 31 per cent while the country's imports from India declined by 12 ... of the total Arab investments in India and is ranked 11th in the world in terms of foreign direct investments in India.
India's fading oil product exports contrast with China's boom
Reuters - 2/8/2016 11:08:12 AM
India has in recent years been a fairly major player in Asia's market for refined products, given the presence of plants designed to take advantage of the ... class in the world's second-most populous nation. The move away from fuel exports toward domestic ...
RFA: US ethanol exports reached 836 million gallons in 2015
Ethanol Producer Magazine - 2/9/2016 12:22:46 AM
Canada, Brazil, the Philippines, China, and South Korea were the top five destination countries for U.S. ethanol exports. Approximately 30 percent ... and 11 percent to the rest of the world. On a volume basis, 249.5 million gallons of ethanol was exported ...
Wisconsin exports fall 4.2 percent in 2015
Biz Times - 2/5/2016 6:35:34 PM
The country’s trade deficit of $531.5 billion was up $23.2 billion, or 4.6 percent, in 2015. Jurken said the decreases, particularly in exports, are driven by a strong U.S. dollar making exports more difficult. He also said that a slower world economy ...
DP World Kochi poised to grow its capacity
Gulf News - 2/8/2016 11:01:02 AM
According to Itty, the terminal’s hinterland – with Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka – along with good infrastructure, dedicated rail connectivity and 24x7 all weather operations make the port a preferred gateway for exports and imports. DP World ...
World Watch: Michigan companies doing business in Canada
Crain's Detroit Business - 2/7/2016 7:56:06 AM
Each World Watch features a different country. If you know of a Michigan company that exports, manufactures abroad or has facilities abroad, email Gary Piatek, senior editor, at email@example.com.
Remarks by World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim at the World Government Summit
The World Bank - 2/8/2016 10:18:05 AM
World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim Inclusive Governance ... Economies dominated by large firms are not producing enough jobs, and this is true for countries that both export and import oil. Furthermore, economies dominated by fossil fuels are ...
World’s fastest growing economy Ethiopia is new flavour of the month for Africa watchers
Nazret - 2/6/2016 1:09:16 AM
The nation exports very little compared to its African peers and ... “It is unimaginable to think of Ethiopia as one of the fast-growing countries in the world without government spending.” It’s that spending by state-owned companies such as the ...