Definition: This entry provides the total US dollar amount of merchandise imports on a c.i.f. (cost, insurance, and freight) or 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: Imports map
Part 1: Aviva Premiership imports and exports
rugbyworld.com - 7/20/2016 11:54:06 PM
We start with the West Country quartet of Bath, Bristol ... Scrum-half Charlie Mulchrone arrives from Worcester, filling the void left by Tito Tebaldi, and Junior World Championship-winning full-back Aaron Morris makes the relatively short move from ...
Beijing slaps EU, Japan, South Korea with steel duties
Live Mint - 7/24/2016 12:43:38 PM
citing World Trade Organisation (WTO) rules. China’s announcement is the latest in a tit-for-tat fight with other countries over the special metal known as oriented electrical steel. In May last year the EU imposed similar duties on imports of Chinese ...
EU vows to toughen up trade defences against cheap Chinese imports
The Guardian - 7/20/2016 4:58:55 PM
China has been lobbying for market economy status in the World Trade Organisation, a change that would make it harder for other countries to challenge Beijing over state-subsidised goods being dumped on world markets. Related: EU to investigate Chinese ...
World Bank says Pakistan’s removal of inefficiencies to increase employment opportunities
Pakistan Today - 7/21/2016 9:08:16 PM
The report uses detailed US and EU apparel import data to estimate how much production ... with a 37-51 per cent increase depending on the country. Using detailed data on firms and workers, the World Bank also estimate the change in employment that would ...
African union to use imports cash to get $1.2 bln funds for programmes
customstoday.com.pk - 7/19/2016 10:19:14 AM
reducing its reliance on donors such as the World Bank that provide about three-quarters of funding for its programs. The AU’s heads of state decided that 0.2 percent of a country’s eligible imports will go toward funding the AU Commission’s programs ...
Silver Glut Swamps India as Buying Frenzy Passes Country By (2)
Bloomberg - 7/17/2016 12:56:06 AM
(Bloomberg) -- Silver imports by India are set to plunge from last year’s ... India, the top consumer of gold after China, is also one of the world’s largest buyers of silver, which is popular in rural areas where farmers with no access to banks ...
Kenya: UNCTAD Launches Database to Ease World Trade
AllAfrica - 7/21/2016 1:51:37 PM
Non-tariff measures are trade barriers that restrict imports or exports of goods or services ... on Tuesday a database to list the non-tariff measures of 56 countries, covering 80 per cent of world trade. The database allows policymakers to search by ...
Cyprus' trade deficit up by 1.74% in January – April
Famagusta Gazette - 7/24/2016 6:38:33 AM
Imports in the first four months of 2016 declined to € ... followed by the UK with €35.6 million and Slovenia with €23.4 million. From the rest of the world countries from Near and Middle East imported Cypriot goods amounting to €87.2 million ...
Brazil exports to Arab world top $5.2b
Gulf News - 7/19/2016 2:58:24 PM
Abu Dhabi: Arab countries recorded $5.24 billion (Dh19.24 billion) in imports from Brazil during the first half of 2016, with Saudi Arabia accounting for a majority of those imports (23.7 per cent) at a value of $1.24 billion. According to figures issued ...
China Is Planning To Shock The World By Pushing The Price Of Gold Over $10,000
kingworldnews.com - 7/23/2016 9:34:32 PM
On the heels of the Dow hitting new all-time highs and the U.S. dollar continuing to surge, China is planning to shock the world by pushing the price of ... writes perfect English – arriving in this country at 10 years of age and graduating from one ...
Donald Trump's speech: 'America first,' but an America absent from the world
CNN - 7/22/2016 10:30:00 AM
"Mexico imports from the United States over ... The war in Syria has produced the worst refugee crisis since World War Two. Trump: "No right to lecture" He told the convention that immigration from any country that has been "compromised by terrorism ...
Trump’s New World Order
Politico - 7/22/2016 9:54:12 AM
Using the greatest business people in the world, which our country has, I am going to turn our bad trade ... "so the U.S. has not had any anti-dumping import restrictions imposed against the U.K. in almost 10 years," Bown said in an email.
Why are so many countries suddenly nationalistic?
Quartz - 7/23/2016 7:08:23 AM
A wave of nationalism seems to be sweeping across rich countries, from the UK’s ill-tempered exit ... according to Harun Onder, an economist at the World Bank. Another factor, which is perhaps not as appreciated, is age. Many rich nations are in the ...
Anti-dumping duties on steel imports imposed by Beijing
malaysiasun.com - 7/24/2016 12:07:50 PM
China said a probe had revealed that underpriced steel was hurting the country’s industry BEIJING ... has said that it would be imposing anti-dumping duties on certain steel imports from South Korea, Japan and the European Union. China has said in ...
Thermal coal — early signs of recovery?
The Hindu Business Line - 7/24/2016 4:47:01 PM
Thermal (non-coking) coal imports by India, one of the world’s largest importers ... to 276 and its plan to shut down 1,000 old mines this year should help keep the country’s domestic coal production on a short leash. This should spur Chinese demand ...