Top Raisin Producing Countries
Turkey and the United States are by far the world's two largest raisin producing nations.
Cheapest Countries To Start A Business Relative To Per Capita GNI
Throughout much of the European Union, registration costs to start a business equate to less than one-third of 1% of per capita GNI.
Countries Requiring The Fewest Procedures To Register Property
The property registration process is minimal in many nations of the European Union and those on the Arabian Peninsula.
Countries With The Most Economic Freedom
As per the 2016 Index Of Economic Freedom, Hong Kong, Singapore, and New Zealand have the highest levels of economic freedom for their people and...
Top Commercial Service Exporting Countries
The United States rendered services valued at $690 Billion to foreign markets in 2015, doubling the second place United Kingdom.
Countries Who Import the Most Food Relative to Merchandise Imports
Developing economies with smaller total import volume, and island nations with a lack of arable land, tend to import larger relative amounts of...
Non-Arabic Countries Where Fuel Exports Comprise Large Shares Of Total Merchandise Exports
The majority of merchandise export revenues in Venezuela, Norway, and Russia are sourced from fuels.
Countries Where Fuel Imports Comprise Large Shares Of Total Imports
Fuels make up more than one-fourth of all imports in Belarus, India, Greece, and Zimbabwe.
Leading Countries Growing Dates (Fresh Date Palm Fruits)
Led by Egypt, Middle Eastern, West Asian, and North African countries grow the most fresh fruits of the date palm tree.
Global Leaders In Merchandise Imports
The United States, China, and Germany each import more than US $1 Trillion in merchandise imports each year.
Countries Registering The Fewest New Businesses Per Capita
Large informal sectors and a lack of entrepreneurial opportunities drive low rates of new business registrations in many countries.
Export Economies Most Driven By Agricultural Raw Materials
Crop seeds, animal feed, fertilizer, and similar goods are important export commodities for Ethiopia, New Zealand, and others to make the list.
Prevalence Of Sales Tax Evasion Around The World
In many countries, more than half of firms admit not reporting all of their sales revenues to tax officials, potentially harming both themselves and...
National Economies Driven By The Merchandise Trade
The sum of merchandise import and export values more than double annual Gross Domestic Product figures in both Hong Kong and Singapore.
Countries With The Most New Businesses Per Year
At last count, Russia saw almost half of a million new businesses registered in a single year.
Countries Requiring The Fewest Procedures To Build A Warehouse
Based on World Bank data, 9 countries require 8 or fewer procedures to build a warehouse.
Countries With The Least Food Exports Relative To All Merchandise Exports
Only 1% of Japan's merchandise export revenues are sourced from foodstuffs, while those of Saudi Arabia and Finland stand at 2% of the same.
Countries With The Least Food Imports Relative To All Merchandise Imports
Developed economies with a high demand for non-food and other non-essential goods comprise much of the list.
Countries With The Highest Expenditures On Medicines As A Percentage Of GDP
The United States dedicates 2% of its GDP to buying medicines, the highest in the world, followed by Japan and Greece.