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Why Are U.S. Oil Imports Falling?

According to data from ­­­­­The Energy Information Administration (EIA) in their 2014 Early Release Overview, oil imports decreased from 12.55 million barrels per day in 2005, (60 percent of daily U.S. 377 more words

Chinese Imports of South Korean Beer Spike Thanks to Popular New Soap Opera (Video)

Korean beer exports to China have shot up over the past year with analysts attributing the spike to the popularity of Korean drama series in Asia’s largest economy. 152 more words



Last night, it snowed.
The 15th of April.
When the restaurant patrons
noticed the rain,
falling all day,
had turned from water
to white,
we volleyed off shouts, 113 more words

Julie Ayers

India is the world's biggest arms importer—and that's not going to change anytime soon

India has been the world’s largest arms importer every year since 2010, as its defense industry struggles to keep up with its international ambitions.

The volume of major weapons imports more than doubled between 2004-08 and 2009-13 and India’s share of the volume of international arms imports increased from 7% to 14%, according to the  941 more words

China’s Agricultural Foreign Trade Expected to Slow in 2014

Chinese agriculture’s dependence on foreign trade will keep declining, with total import and export growth for agricultural products predicted to be lower than 5 percent in 2014, a think tank report said Friday. 85 more words