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
Kenyan economy to grow by 7pc, says World Bank
Daily Nation - 3/6/2015 3:09:46 AM
the World Bank’s Country Director for Kenya. “To sustain momentum, Kenya needs to continue investing in infrastructure and jobs, improve its business climate, and boost it exports.” The report says that the country’s expansive fiscal policy allowed ...
Slackening demand from China hurting a variety of U.S. industries
Los Angeles Times - 3/6/2015 1:36:42 AM
Chinese leaders Thursday lowered the country's economic growth forecast to 7% for this ... has been highlighting the record U.S. exports to the world last year. But trade, which had accounted for a third of the U.S. recovery since the recession, is now ...
Turkey’s exports decrease by 13% to $10.4 billion in February
customstoday.com.pk - 3/5/2015 3:35:25 PM
The country’s exports also declined by 6.7 percent to $22.8 billion in ... s value creates significant pressure over exported goods’ unit prices across the world. The loss of Turkey in its exports to only the European Union was $900 million due to ...
Salmon exports increase 2 per cent in February
FIS - 3/5/2015 5:58:35 PM
“While we are seeing strong growth in salmon exports to the EU, Asia is also growing strongly. The growth in volume combined with the loss of the Russian market is the main reason for the price drop we've seen so far in 2015”, said Paul ...
One of the world's largest oil producing countries is running out of gasoline
The Business Insider - 3/3/2015 11:48:43 AM
One of the world's largest oil producers is running out ... MIT Harvard Atlas of Economic ComplexityThis treemap shows Nigerian exports of petroleum products in 2011. Most of what the country produces is crude, rather than refined, products.
No sanctions here: caviar exports can equal 12.5% of Iran's oil income
Al Bawaba - 3/5/2015 8:04:26 AM
The country produced ... s annual farmed caviar exports is planned to reach 120 billion rials (about $3.5 million) by the end of current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2015). The most expensive of all caviar, and indeed the world’s most expensive ...
Kenya Set for Faster Growth, Says World Bank
Wall Street Journal - 3/5/2015 9:58:58 AM
The government should address the persistently poor state of the country’s exports and current account-—a corollary of declining demand in the developed world and the insufficient export infrastructure, especially at the port of Mombasa—by redoubling ...
World Bank projects 7pc growth rate
Kenya Broadcasting Corporation - 3/5/2015 11:46:21 AM
World Bank Country Director for Kenya Diarietou Gaye says “Kenya ... improve its business climate, and boost it exports.” Nonetheless, the sluggish demand for exports and their declining production is widening the Kenya’s current account deficit.
Kenya's economy to grow by 6 pct in 2015: World Bank
Xinhua News Agency - 3/5/2015 1:40:53 PM
World Bank Group's Private Sector Development Specialist. The report suggests that this will also increase exports and reduce the country's external vulnerability from a widening account deficit.
Kenya: World Bank Forecasts 6 Percent Growth for Kenya This Year
AllAfrica - 3/5/2015 2:30:59 PM
Nairobi — The World Bank has forecast Kenya's economy will have a growth ... He is however wary of the country's exports growth has been lagging behind that of imports, and urged the country to focus more on the manufacturing sector to boost exports.
Russia Steel Mills Become World Beaters After Ruble's Slide
Yahoo Finance - 3/3/2015 7:23:52 AM
The country’s steel mills are suddenly world beaters. Producers including PAO Severstal ... Even as demand shrinks at home, exports are likely to jump. Steel prices have softened in the past year, exports of hot rolled coil from Russia have dropped ...
World Bank raises Kenya's 2015 growth forecast
cnbcafrica.com - 3/5/2015 3:21:06 PM
To sustain momentum, Kenya needs to continue investing in infrastructure and jobs, improve its business climate, and boost it exports,” Diarietou Gaye, the World Bank’s Country Director for Kenya said. The country has been driving to improve its rail ...
Counter OPEC’s Power by Boosting American Crude Oil Exports
The Morrow County Sentinel - 3/2/2015 2:34:33 PM
But Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, and the rest of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries ... exports will actually save American drivers up to 10 cents per gallon of gasoline. The CBO explains that the price of gas depends “primarily on the world ...
Building bridges between Scotland and the world
The Scotsman - 3/5/2015 12:04:50 AM
Exports, too, are increasing ... organisations who stand to gain so much from actively engaging with the many people, countries and regions around the world who are keen to forge ties and do business with us. Brain drain can become brain gain.
World Bank Analyzes Oil Price Plunge
Eurasia Review - 3/5/2015 5:51:25 PM
The impact of lower oil prices for the world economy and developing countries should generally be positive over ... vulnerabilities inherent in a highly concentrated reliance on oil exports and an opportunity to reinvigorate their efforts to diversify.