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, 2019See also: Exports map
Canada facing 'major' medical gear shortage as 68 countries restrict exports
The Canadian Press on MSN.com - 4/2/2020 9:41:07 PM
Scores of countries have moved to restrict the export of face masks, gloves and other medical supplies critical for front-line workers in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, leaving Canada and others scrambling to source products that now have higher price tags.
Coronavirus: China’s new export restrictions on medical supplies are bad for business and the world, insiders say
Yahoo! News - 4/4/2020 6:15:00 PM
China’s new restrictions on the export of coronavirus-related medical supplies deal not only a blow ... “At this critical juncture, when almost all countries around the world are looking at China for the supply of critically needed medical supplies, buyers need to be assured that the Chinese government is not adopting a laissez faire ...
World Bank Urges G20 to Refrain From Export Restrictions for Pandemic Supplies
New York Times - 3/31/2020 2:57:00 AM
The World Bank on Monday urged the Group of 20 major economies (G20) to refrain from imposing new export restrictions on critical medical supplies, food or other key products as the world battles the devastating coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus: China bans export of test kits, medical supplies by firms not licensed to sell them at home
South China Morning Post on MSN.com - 4/1/2020 10:04:00 AM
After European buyers complain of being sold substandard products, Beijing says only companies approved by the National Medical Products Administration can ship their goods overseas Previously, manufacturers needed only to have CE accreditation to be able to sell in Europe Chinese manufacturers of coronavirus test kits and related medical supplies have been told they can no longer export their products unless they also have the relevant
In the race to secure medical supplies, countries ban or restrict exports
WRAL - 3/28/2020 10:14:00 AM
The European Union announced on March 15 it was restricting exports of personal protective equipment, including face shields, surgical masks and gowns. India banned the export of ventilators and sanitizers on March 24.
European Union Restricts Export Of Medical Gear, Threatening Countries Which Need It
WYSO - 4/4/2020 2:19:00 AM
And now that supply has been put on hold because the EU and dozens of other countries around the world have either restricted or banned the export of medical equipment in an effort to protect their own supplies during this pandemic. Anabel Gonzalez has been looking into this. She's a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International ...
Complicated situation for fresh produce exports by sea
FreshPlaza - 4/3/2020 1:59:00 PM
Road traffic in Europe has also recovered thanks to the "Green Lanes" granted by Community countries for the circulation of perishable goods. RM: Exports should maintain on the current level ... on how the Covid-19 epidemic will evolve in Europe and all over the world. FP: What services does Tramaco provide to the fresh produce sector?
Report Finds Big Jump in French Arms Exports; Now the World’s Third-Biggest Supplier
CNSNews.com - 3/11/2020 11:03:00 PM
“Some countries in the area want to have the most [up to date ... which account respectively for 36 percent and 21 percent of the world exports of arms. On the question of French secrecy about the sensitive issue, Lopes Da Silva said SIPRI obtains ...
Virus causes $47-billion drop in world exports
The Jamaica Observer - 3/5/2020 5:09:00 AM
agency estimated that a shortage of industrial parts from China caused by the corona virus outbreak has set off a “ripple effect” that caused exports from other countries around the world to ...