Archive for 31 May 2009

The U.S. ranks 56th in arable land

31 May 2009 2 comments

According to the World Bank, 19% of the land in the United States is arable, which makes the United States tied for fifty-sixth with Morocco in that category. Bangladesh ranks first, with 61.1% arable land.

arable land.xlsx

The U.S. ranks 1st in animal imports

31 May 2009 Leave a comment

According to the International Trade Centre, in 2005 the United States imported $2,121,688,000 worth of live animals (except fish), or 18.2% of the total live animal imports in the world. That was enough to make the United States rank first in that category.

Live Animal Imports.xlsx

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