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
Russia Scales Down 2018 Soccer World Cup Budget
Wall Street Journal - 1/29/2015 4:38:24 PM
As the country prepares to host the world soccer championship in 2018 the economy is heading ... seek ways to optimize budget costs as prices for oil, the country’s key exports, are half as high as Russia had expected. Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko ...
Russia's credit cut to 'junk' a blow to aspiring world power, but immediate fallout is limited
US News and World Report - 1/27/2015 4:12:08 PM
a big blow for a country that wants to be a world economic power. The downgrade by Standard & Poor's reflects the country's growing economic problems, such as the collapse in the value of its oil exports and the impact of Western sanctions. But it is also ...
South Korea Jan exports down less than forecast, but Europe hurts
Yahoo Finance - 2/1/2015 2:51:38 AM
"Europe holds the key for South Korean exports because exports by many countries including China will eventually ... SEVENTH-LARGEST EXPORTER South Korea is the world's seventh-largest exporter and the first major exporting economy to report trade data.
World Bank: Ebola's Economic Impact Expected to be High
Big News Network - 1/28/2015 8:21:29 PM
Exports have also been affected in Guinea. The World Bank, for example, said fish exports to neighboring countries have fallen by 40 percent. Across the rest of sub-Saharan Africa, economic losses are expected to total around $550 million if the current ...
Iran planning gas exports to region
Press TV - 1/31/2015 4:43:11 PM
Iran has the world’s second largest conventional gas reserves ... “The solution for Iran over exports of natural gas to Persian Gulf countries is using seasonal export deals,” Kameli said. “Iran’s gas consumption drops in the summer by at least ...
Saudi Arabia Exports 20% of the World’s Oil
24/7 Wall ST - 1/25/2015 9:19:20 AM
Of the OPEC countries the Saudis account for a third of all cartel exports. The destination countries for Saudi ... oil from the U.S. will have essentially no long-term impact on world oil markets especially given that its proved reserves of around 26.5 ...
Jordan Farm exports showed substantial growth in 2014
Spy Ghana - 1/26/2015 12:31:25 PM
a shortage of which is one of the major constraints on exports and the sector’s development. With 106 cu metres of renewable fresh water reserves per capita in 2013, Jordan is one of the 30 or so most water-poor countries in the world. The initial ...
Cruz offers amendment to expedite LNG exports
Your Houston News - 1/28/2015 12:07:34 PM
Ted Cruz, R-Texas, today spoke on the Senate floor to offer an amendment to the Keystone XL Pipeline Approval bill that will expedite liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports to the 160 countries in the World Trade Organization (WTO) by removing unnecessary ...
World Bank urges Tanzania to tackle fiscal deficit
Reuters - 1/29/2015 1:25:07 PM
accounting for close to 20 percent of exports. "There is potential for further growth ... and some of the needed reforms are quite urgent as the status quo could be costly for the country," said Philippe Dongier, the World Bank's country director for Tanzania.
Dangote Says Nigeria Will Become Africa’s Number One Urea Exporter By 2017
Ventures - 1/30/2015 2:57:00 PM
VENTURES AFRICA- World’s richest black person ... He described it as an opportunity for stakeholders in the country’s economy to sit down and discuss about how to diversify the economy and encourage more exports, “because that is the way we should ...
Cooperation agreement with UAE to boost seafood exports
FIS - 1/29/2015 7:44:31 PM
Both nations agree to cooperate with each other to ensure the safety of aquatic products marketed, "to protect the health of consumers and ensure the smooth development of bilateral trade between the two countries according to their laws and regulations ...
Libya: increased deficit and weaker currency warns World Bank
Libya Herald - 1/27/2015 2:46:14 PM
Fiscal spending, it continued, has been on the rise in these countries and they will ... in oil prices combined with limited oil exports is expected to widen the deficit even further in 2015’’. ‘’The World Bank estimates that at oil prices of ...
Cork poised to be fastest growing dairy region in the first world
Agriland - 1/31/2015 6:06:06 AM
With the ending of quotas in April of this year, Cork is now poised to become the world’s fastest growing developed dairy region over the next decade, according to a new report. The report predicts increased dairy exports from Cork of €450 million by ...
Help make tourism create more jobs - World Bank
IPP Media - 1/30/2015 6:28:45 AM
Tanzania Economic Update published by the World Bank says the ... status quo could be costly for the country." Tourism directly employs close to half a million Tanzanians and contributes to almost 20 percent of total exports. It represents approximately ...
The Country That Refuses to Bow Down to Western Bankers
Alter Net - 1/30/2015 5:45:48 AM
MS: Ever since the end of 2009 when the story of Greece’s sovereign debt crisis began to unfold, austerity-pushing political leaders around the world have been saying ... euro in terms of increased net exports for all countries of the Eurozone.