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The U.S. ranks 7th in natural gas exports

29 April 2013 Leave a comment

According to the CIA World Factbook, in 2011 the United States exported an estimated 42,670,000,000 cubic meters of natural gas, or 3.7% of the world’s total natural gas exports. That is enough to make the United States rank seventh out of forty-nine natural gas exporting countries. Russia ranks first, exporting 200,100,000,000 cubic meters of natural gas, or 17.4% of the world’s total.Natural Gas Exports

The U.S. ranks 1st in horse exports

1 March 2013 1 comment

According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, in 2010 the United States exported $414,788,000 worth of horses, or 20.6% of the world’s total value of horse exports. That is enough to make the United States rank first in that category.

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The U.S. ranks 1st in small arms exports

19 December 2012 1 comment

According to the Small Arms Survey, in 2008 the United States exported $715,000,000 worth of small arms and light weapons. That was enough to make the United States rank first out of thirty-seven weapons-exporting countries ranked in that category.

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The U.S. ranks 2nd in alfalfa exports

20 October 2012 2 comments

According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, in 2010 the United States exported 258,983 metric tonnes of alfalfa meal and pellets, or 19.8% of the world’s exports of that item. That was enough to make the United States rank  second out of eighty-six countries ranked in that category. Spain ranked first, exporting 473,004 tonnes, or 36.2% of the world’s exports.

The U.S. ranks 138th in reliance on exports

3 February 2011 Leave a comment

According to the World Bank, in 2009 the total value of exports of goods and services from the United States equaled to 11% of the country’s GDP. That makes the United States tied for one hundred and thirty-eighth with Brazil out of one hundred forty-three countries in that category. Luxembourg ranks first, with exports equaled to 169% of GDP.

The U.S. ranks 6th in headgear exports

2 September 2010 Leave a comment

According to the International Trade Centre, in 2008 the United States exported $207,096,000 worth of headgear, or 3.50% of the world’s total “headgear and parts thereof” exports for that year. That was enough to make the United States rank sixth in that category. China ranked first, exporting $2,385,698,000 worth, or 40.27% of the world total.

The U.S. ranks 6th in chicken exports

31 August 2010 Leave a comment

According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, in 2007 the U.S. exported 51,828,000 chickens, or 5.5% of the world’s total chicken exports. That was enough to make the United States rank sixth out of eighty-nine chicken-exporting countries. The Netherlands ranked first, exporting 185,234,000 chickens, or 19.6% of the world total.