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
500+ buyers from 30 countries at first Dominican Export Fair
Domican Today - 6/29/2016 11:14:34 PM
Santo Domingo.- More than 500 buyers from 30 countries have been arriving since Monday to attend the first export fair being held at San Souci port, where some 500 local distributors show just how much the nation has to offer to the world. Agro ...
World Bank sees Malaysia economy picking up in 2017
The Star Online - 6/30/2016 3:46:35 AM
“Malaysia is one of the most open economies in the world, with a trade to GDP ratio of 148% (from 2010 to 2014) compared to 58% in developing countries in East Asia and Pacific. “The country’s main exports have over time gradually diversified into ...
10 Countries that Export the Most Fish in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 6/20/2016 3:01:11 AM
If ever you’re wondering where fish on your sushi comes from, join us in discovering the 10 countries that export the most fish in the world! Chances are that salmon you are eating may have come from the Northern Atlantic! “Give a man a fish, and you ...
Our fragmenting world
Inquirer Opinion - 6/28/2016 4:13:25 PM
“Brexit” has stunned the world, but as early as the late 1980s the mighty ... Germany, Japan and South Korea are also export-oriented countries, but they have the domestic consumer base to soften (at least temporarily) the impact of falling exports.
Egypt FDI increases by 49.3%, reaching $6.9bn in 2015: Dhaman
Daily News Egypt - 6/29/2016 6:46:44 AM
according to the 31 st annual report on investment in Arab countries by the Arab Investment and Export Credit Guarantee Corporation (Dhaman). In first place, the UAE received a total of $11bn of FDI, making up 27.5% of the total FDI poured into Arab ...
Why India Is Worst Country in the World for Business (Update)
24/7 Wall ST - 6/29/2016 5:20:50 AM
A recent report from The World Bank titled “Doing Business 2016: Measuring Regulatory Quality and Efficiency” reports that out of 189 countries, India ranks 130th ... investment spending and exports.” If the GDP data are wrong, and wrong because ...
Ireland among countries most vulnerable to EU referendum shock
The Guardian - 6/28/2016 5:25:00 PM
Fitch warned the result of the referendum would weigh on the economies of other EU countries, mainly because of lower exports to the UK, and increase political risk in Europe. It said that Malta, Belgium, the Netherlands, Cyprus and Luxembourg, as well as ...
Donald Trump’s trade policy would screw the world’s poorest people
Vox - 6/29/2016 8:34:06 AM
the world’s two largest economies might slap broader tariffs on imports in general and not just each other’s, limiting poorer countries’ access to their markets. No more exports means much less growth, which in turn dooms millions — maybe hundreds ...
How Brexit could turn every country into a loser
Washington Post - 6/28/2016 9:03:55 AM
Developing nations took advantage of their currency’s weaker status to export their way to ... to leave a wide part of the country uninhabitable. The yen tends to strengthen any time investors worry about the world’s path. And Japan, to put it bluntly ...
Brexit seen to impact on PH exports
Inquirer - 6/29/2016 4:48:02 PM
Even ahead of the Brexit vote, a fragile global economy has been dragging the country’s merchandise exports. Shipments of Philippine-made ... is of greater importance for the Philippines. The World Bank, for example, has stated early this year that ...
Mango export may be doubled by adopting int'l standards: MCCI
Business Recorder - 6/26/2016 11:39:36 PM
Pakistan can double its mango export to more than 40 countries of the world by adopting the international standards of processing, packaging and hot water treatment and can earn about one billion dollars per season and it can be increased further by paying ...
Halfway Around The World, Brexit Hits Japan's Already Soft Economy
North Country Public Radio - 6/28/2016 8:35:17 AM
In Japan, the world's third largest economy, the Brexit means more bad news for a country already struggling with its finances ... year 2000 (though it did rebound a bit on Monday). Japan's exports instantly became pricier — and less competitive ...
This country's not even in Europe, but may get walloped by Brexit anyhow
Yahoo Finance - 6/26/2016 11:18:08 PM
In April, the country posted a deficit, but exports grew 8 percent year on year. A strengthening currency imperils that export growth, and heightens the risk that the BoJ—one of the most assertive central banks in the world in terms of managing currency ...
Exploit marketable products to diversify economy - World Bank
Daily Monitor - 6/29/2016 10:24:28 PM
Evidence from around the world shows some countries with a strong resource base have managed to diversify their economies and exports, but many have not. The Bank says though Uganda has expanded its export products to 60, there are still a lot of resources ...
Robert J. Samuelson: World braces for Brexit consequences
The Spokesman-Review - 6/28/2016 7:02:14 AM
The most likely channel, they say, is through weaker exports. There would be a double whammy ... “There is a real risk of ‘populist exit contagion’ in a number of countries,” he says. “The world economy is far more brittle than usual because ...