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The U.S. ranks 10th in margarine

26 March 2009 Leave a comment

According to the International Trade Centre, in 2005 the United States imported $50,386,000 worth, or 2.53% of the world’s total imports of margarine and shortening, enough to make the United States rank tenth in that category. France ranked first, importing $222,688,000 worth, or 11.20% of the world total.

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The U.S. ranks 3rd in small arms destruction

26 March 2009 2 comments

According to the Small Arms Survey, between 1991 and 2006 the United States destroyed 830,000 small firearms, which made the United States’ small firearm destruction program rank third in the world. Russia ranked first, destroying 1,781,696 small firearms.

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