Top Meat Exporting Countries
Amidst a global "carnivorous" shift, especially in Asia, China leads the way in meat exports today.
Why Do Some Countries Receive So Little In Foreign Aid?
A number of factors contribute to low receipts of official development assistance.
Windbreaks And Shelterbelts: Wind Erosion Control In Farming
This agricultural method provides an effective means to reduce the erosion of soil, and thereby minimize the loss of nutrients and maintain soil...
Countries The United States Of America Is Most In Debt To
Little do most people know that around two-thirds of the U.S. National debt is owed to itself, through the American public, U.S. states, and...
What Does Heavy Industry Produce?
Large products, complex processes, and high levels of capital investment are often characteristic of heavy industry.
The Smelting Industry: Global Importance And Risks
Smelting is a metallurgical process used to extract base metals from the ores they are contained within.
Why The United States Economy Will Remain The Strongest In The World
A number of factors have not only driven the American economy to the top of the global business arena, but have allowed it to stay there as well.
What Is An Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)?
Coastal countries are given up to 370 kilometers beyond their shores in which they alone have rights to utilize the maritime resources.
What Is Calico, And How Is It Made?
Calico is an unbleached, woven textile product made from cotton that was first developed in India almost 1,000 years ago.
Top Bottled Water Consuming Countries
Beverage Marketing Corporation & International Bottled Water Association have released data showing the countries with unquenchable thirsts for...
Top Aircraft, Space Craft, And Aeronautics Parts Export Countries
Per International Trade Centre data, the birthplace of aviation still dominates the aerospace industry in terms of export value added.
10 Countries With Largest Soybean Production
World leaders in soya production based on annual data released by FAOSTAT, the USA leads the way, followed by Brazil.
Top Furniture Exporting Countries
Global furniture demand is fueling a booming export manufacturing sector in China.
Global Leaders In Cut Flower Exports
Though its dominance has somewhat waned over the past decade, the Netherlands still dominates this market sector.
Top Fish And Seafood Exporting Countries
A diversified production arsenal, including aquatic plants, aquaculture, and deep-sea fishing, allows China to reign supreme.
All About The Wind Power Industry
Humans have longed used wind to grind grain, pump water, and, more recently, to generate sustainably sourced electrical power.
The Richest Countries In The World
The richest countries in the world can be measured by GDP per capita. Qatar, Luxembourg, Singapore, and Brunei all top the list of the world's...
World Leaders In Wood Product Exports
Two North American industrial giants really know how to cut up and ship out their timber!
All About the Meat Processing Industry
From juicy steaks and Jell-O, to fertilizers and cosmetics, meat & meat byproducts play important roles in our everyday lives.