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exotic species
Description
Species not native to a particular  area. It may pose a risk to endemic species.
Source : Environment
Source Detail : Compendium of Enviroment Statistics
expenditures
Description

Expenditures are the values of the amounts that buyers pay, or agree to pay, to sellers in exchange for goods or services that sellers provide to them or to other institutional units designated by the buyers.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
export duties
Description

Export duties consist of general or specific taxes on goods or services that become payable when the goods leave the economic territory or when the services are delivered to non-residents; profits of export monopolies and taxes resulting from multiple exchange rates are excluded.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
exports
Description

Goods (locally produced or manufactured or imported for subsequent re-exports) are regarded as exports when they are taken out of the country.


Source : External Sector
Source Detail : Monthly External Trade Statistics
exports and imports volume indices
Description

Changes in volume of external merchandise trade are derived from changes in external merchandise trade value with the effect of price changes that has been discounted.

Table 2A, 2B and 2C provides a summary of the export volume indices and Table 4A, 4B and 4C, of the import volume indices. Trends in the quantity componet are illustrated by this index, which expresses the relationship between the value of a given set of unit values for the current period and the value for the base period.

 


Source : External Sector
Source Detail : External Trade Index
exports of goods
Description

Exports of goods consist of exports of the following items from residents to non- residents, generally with a change of ownership being involved: general merchandise, goods for processing, repairs on goods, goods procured in foreign ports by domestic carriers and non-monetary gold.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
exports of services
Description

Exports of services consist of the following services provided by residents to non-residents: transportation; travel; communications; construction; insurance; financial; computer and information; royalties and licence fees; other business services; personal, cultural, and recreational services; and government services n.i.e.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
extinct species
Description
Species not definitely located in the wild during the past 50 years.
Source : Environment
Source Detail : Compendium of Enviroment Statistics
F.O.B Price
Description

The f.o.b. price (free on board price) is the c.i.f. price less the costs of transportation, together with insurance charges, between the customs frontier of the exporting (importing) country and that of the importing (exporting) country.


Source : National Accounts
Source Detail : Gross Domestics Product (GDP)
fauna
Description

All animal life.


Source : Environment
Source Detail : Compendium of Environment Statistics