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
World Bank Touts Potential of Apparel Industry for South Asia
Voice of America - 4/29/2016 5:14:26 AM
According to the study “Stitches to Riches,” East Asian countries like Vietnam and Cambodia are capturing the market share of global garment exports faster than countries ... third in India and Bangladesh. The World Bank country director in India ...
NRDC tapped to develop tech products in bid to boost exports
Live Mint - 4/28/2016 7:48:56 PM
Though India aims to double its exports’ share in world trade to 3.5% by 2020 ... since depressed global demand is common to all exporting countries,” the RBI said in its monetary policy report on 5 April. The World Trade Organization has projected ...
10 Countries that Export the Most Coffee in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 4/18/2016 3:00:09 PM
The mornings of countless people in the world start with a cup or two of coffee, and the supply is kept coming from these 10 countries that export the most coffee in the world. Coffee is one finicky crop to grow. Its requirements can be pretty tough and ...
French wheat exports await Indonesia approval
Business Recorder - 4/28/2016 5:04:17 PM
A farm ministry official from Indonesia, the world's largest producer ... months after France's first wheat exports to Indonesia since the 2008/09 season as a number of factors make French wheat affordable for the country. Indonesian wheat importers ...
Elimination of export subsidies on cotton beneficial for Indian exports, says government
Economic Times - 4/27/2016 8:33:04 PM
NEW DELHI: The World Trade Organisation's 2015 Nairobi Ministerial ... in a commitment by developed countries to immediately eliminate their export subsidies and developing countries by January 1, 2017. However, India is not a major user of the export ...
10% rise in China apparel prices would create 1.2 million jobs in India: World Bank report
The Indian Express - 4/28/2016 9:14:50 PM
“Rising costs of apparel manufacturing in China provide a window of opportunity for India to focus on apparel in productively employing its huge working-age population,” said Onno Ruhl, World Bank ... while the country’s overall exports witnessed ...
Indian apparel industry to gain 1.2 mn jobs as prices rise in China: World Bank report
wap.business-standard.com - 4/28/2016 8:14:35 AM
A report released by the World Bank on Thursday ... is a highly competitive business and account for 12 per cent of total global apparel exports. However, countries like Bangladesh and Vietnam have stolen the march on India in recent years due to mass ...
10% rise in China apparel prices to create 1.2 million Indian jobs: World Bank report
retail.economictimes.indiatimes.com - 4/29/2016 2:51:16 AM
"Although China remains the world's largest apparel exporter ... are outperforming all South Asian countries in overall apparel export performance, product diversity, and other non-cost related factors. "For it to take advantage, India needs to move ...
Connecting the World Through Infrastructure
Forbes - 4/28/2016 1:43:51 PM
In such countries, the gradient of governability often diminishes drastically with distance from the main capital city… Diasporas are a leading harbinger of a world moving from verti ... China provides infrastructure and export markets, Europe sends ...
Apparel Manufacturing has Potential to Create 1.2 Million New Jobs, says World Bank Report
The World Bank - 4/28/2016 9:47:38 AM
export-oriented apparel production in India and other South Asian countries has the potential to create more and better jobs, says a new World Bank report. The Stitches to Riches? Apparel Employment, Trade and Economic Development, launched in New Delhi ...
Fishmeal and fish oil exports plummet in January
FIS - 4/28/2016 5:54:24 PM
Fishery product exports in January 2016 reached a total volume of 42,372 gross metric tons (GMT), representing a decrease of 48.7 per cent over the same month in 2015. This drop was due to a reduction in exports of products for indirect human consumption ...
The Coming World of ‘Peak Oil Demand,’ Not ‘Peak Oil’
Antiwar - 4/29/2016 4:02:51 AM
In such a world, high-cost oil producers will be driven out of the market and the advantage – such as it is – will lie with the lowest-cost ones. Countries that depend on petroleum exports for a large share of their revenues will come under increasing ...
McAuliffe announces successful Virginia wine promotion, new exports to UK
Augusta Free Press - 4/29/2016 6:04:33 AM
Rudd, a highly-respected authority in one of the most competitive wine markets in the world ... did it result in new exports for Virginia wine, but it also provides an opportunity to promote tourism to our beautiful Virginia wine country.
Virginia wineries land export deal with United Kingdom
WTVR-TV - 4/28/2016 8:39:02 PM
“Not only did it result in new exports for Virginia wine ... Virginia, with more than 275 wineries, is the fifth largest wine producing state in the country and London is the world’s largest wine import market. The wine industry contributes $750 ...
May Day: a Trade Agreement to Unite Third World and American Workers
Counter Punch - 4/29/2016 8:56:20 AM
But the reason that Third World workers get such a large share of jobs is because their wages are low, and Third World countries export so much of what they produce because their workers cannot afford to buy these goods themselves. Handicapping them will ...