Major Import Export

Major Import Export

AUGUST 29, 2016

The following two maps show the most valuable import and export in each state in America by dollar value. The maps were prepared by cost estimating website Fixr.com using 2014 data from the US Census Bureau. Fuel, especially crude oil, is still a major import for many US states. Not coincidentally, machinery and transportation is the second most highly imported commodity. Other…

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Best economies in Africa

Best economies in Africa

AUGUST 25, 2016

Two basic requirements for competitiveness—infrastructure (pillar 2) and health and primary education (pillar 4)—suffer from the largest competitiveness gaps with other regions (“between” regions). They are also cause of the largest divides within the region, where the differences between the best- and worst-performing economies account for more than three points on the scale…

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South African economy type

South African economy type

AUGUST 21, 2016

Economy - overview: South Africa is a middle-income, emerging market with an abundant supply of natural resources; well-developed financial, legal, communications, energy, and transport sectors and a stock exchange that is the 16th largest in the world. Even though the country s modern infrastructure supports a relatively efficient distribution of goods to major urban centers…

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Nigerian Export-Import Bank

Nigerian Export-Import Bank

AUGUST 17, 2016

Ms Dorothy Enuka OGBUTOR is currently the Head, (Specialised Business Department) of Nigerian Export-Import Bank [NEXIM]. She is a graduate of the University of Jos with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology in 1988, and an MBA from the University of Calabar in 2004. Ms Ogbutor worked briefly in two Finance Houses as Treasury Officer, from where she began her banking career with…

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IT industry in South Africa

IT industry in South Africa

AUGUST 13, 2016

South Africa is traditionally the leader in Africa of the automotive industry and now produces more than half a million annually of all types of automobiles. While domestic development of trucks and military vehicles exists, cars built under license of foreign brands are the mainstay. History [edit] The modern automotive industry in South Africa was launched in 1995 and has…

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Sub Saharan Africa Economy

Sub Saharan Africa Economy

AUGUST 09, 2016

Source: World Bank World Bank forecasts are frequently updated based on new information and changing (global) circumstances. Consequently, projections presented here may differ from those contained in other Bank documents, even if basic assessments of countries’ prospects do not differ at any given moment in time. a. Growth rates over intervals are compound weighted averages;…

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