There is little export of the news with the only means of communication being local travelers.
There is an export trade in opium.
The trade is chiefly confined to the export of cotton.
The chief product of the islands are bananas; the chief export sandal-wood.
The total export of cereals in 1898 was valued at £70,800.
Wool forms by far the largest export, and tallow, hides, bones and frozen mutton are also exported.
The last named has succeeded, by means of the large establishments at Milan in supplying not only the whole Italian market but an export trade.
On the 24th of July 1663 he alone signed a protest against the bill " for the encouragement of trade," on the plea that owing to the free export of coin and bullion allowed by the act, and to the importation of foreign commodities being greater than the export of home goods, " it must necessarily follow.
They export US$13 billion more food than they import.
The principal items of export are wool, skins, tallow, frozen mutton, chilled beef, preserved meats, butter and other articles of pastoral produce, timber, wheat, flour and fruits, gold, silver, lead, copper, tin and other metals.
Manganese ore is mined for export, and bismuth is reported to have been discovered.
The export trade, however, is decreasing considerably, while the home consumption is increasing.
The lack of employment in factories naturally affected the coal mining industry, and indeed every industry in the states, except those connected with the export trade, was severely affected.
The former two show a very large decrease and the latter a large increase on the export figures for 1882.
Handlooms and small spinTextiles ning establishments have, in the silk industry, given place to large establishments with steam looms. The production of raw silk at least tripled itself between 1875 and 1900, and the value of the silks woven in Italy, estimated in 1890 to be 2,200,000, is now, on account of the development of the export trade calculated to be almost 4,000,000.
There is a considerable export of quartz crystal, commercially known as "Brazilian pebbles," used in optical work.
This railway has become important for the export of raw cotton from Central Asia to Russia.
The province produces much wheat, barley, rice, millet, cotton, but the authorities every now and then prohibiting the export of cereals, the people generally sow just as much as they think will suffice for their own wants.
It also became important for the export of timber from the Alps.
About 4,000,000 bottles of water are exported annually, and another article of export is the salt recovered from the water by evaporation.
In the latter course they were encouraged by the high prices of wool during the, 4th century, and by Edward III.'s policy of fostering both the export of wool and the home manufacture of woollen goods.
Compared with the export trade in live stock from Ireland to Great Britain the reciprocal trade from Great Britain to Ireland is small, and is largely restricted to animals for breeding purposes.
Butter is the principal export, and petroleum, coal and iron the imports.
The total gold production of the country is from £14,500,000 to £16,000,000, and as not more than three-quarters of a million are required to strengthen existing local stocks, the balance is usually available for export, and the average export of the precious metal during the ten years, 1896-1905, was £12,500,000 per annum.
It has, however, a comparatively small export trade.
The Mezen enters the Bay of Mezen; it is navigable for 450 m., and is the channel of a considerable export of timber.
The chief article of export being corn, the trade of the city is subject to great fluctuations.
The general export trade of the United Kingdom in living animals represented an aggregate average annual value over the five years 1896-1900 of £1,017,000 as against £935,801 over the five years 1901-1905.
Pietro, forms a more or less protected basin, upon the shores of which are several small harbours (the most important being Carloforte), which are centres of the export of minerals and of the tunny fishery.
The export, moreover, of live sheep and of frozen mutton to Europe has become an important factor in the trade of Argentina.
In 1892 the number of live sheep shipped for foreign ports was 40,000; in 1898 the export reached a total of 577,813, which in 1901 fell off to 25,746.
Calbayog has an important export trade in hemp, which is shipped to Manila.
This tree is widely spread and forms a valuable export to European markets.
Ashland has an excellent harbour, has large iron-ore and coal docks, and is the principal port for the shipment of iron ore from the rich Gogebec Range, the annual ore shipment approximating 3,500,000 tons, valued at $12,000,000, and it has also an extensive export trade in lumber.
The average value of the principal articles of import and export (special trade) over quinquennial periods following 1890 is shown in the two tables below.
The export of timber is in ordinary years valued at a million sterling and the total production at £ 2,250,000.
In 1905 the value of the wool export regained the £20,000,000 level, and with the rapid recovery of the numerical II.
The export of agricultural products shows a large increase.
The large predominance of imports over exports after 1884 was a result of the falling off of the export trade in live stock, olive oil and wine, on account of the closing of the French market, while the importation of corn from Russia and the Balkan States increased considerably.
Orchids are also collected for export in the districts of Garanhuns and Timbauba.
The orange and lemon groves have also suffered considerably, but new varieties of the orange tree are now being introduced, and an impulse will be given to the export trade in this fruit by the removal of the restriction on its importation into Greece.
The tithe had been replaced by an export tax on exported agricultural produce levied at the custom-houses, and the smaller peasant proprietors and shepherds of the mountainous districts were practically exempt from any contribution to the state.
The only industry of importance is grazing, cattle being raised for export to Chile, and a few sheep for their wool.
The wealth of Russia consisting mainly of raw produce, the trade of the country turns chiefly on the purchase of this for export, and on the sale of manufactured and imported goods I in exchange.
Much tobacco of excellent quality, principally for consumption in Persia, is also grown (especially in Fessa, Darab and Jahrom) and a considerable quantity of opium, much of it for export to China, is produced.
The chief seaport is Negapatam, and the principal export is rice to Ceylon.
The industries mainly consist in shipbuilding, fish-curing, and the manufacture of machinery (particularly for agriculture), and the commerce in the export of corn, wood and fish.
The export that comes next in value is silk, and after it may be named wheat, barley, manganese ore, maize, wool, oilcake, carpets, rye, oats, liquorice and timber.
Sheep were small and their fleeces light, nevertheless, owing to the meagreness of the yields of cereals' and the demand for wool for export, sheep-farming was looked to, as early as the 12th century, as the chief source of profit.
You will export such articles as the country affords, purely native products, much ice and pine timber and a little granite, always in native bottoms.
The mines, however, are situated too far from the coast to permit of serious competition with Newcastle in an export trade, and the output is practically restricted to supplying local requirements.
A very large industry in Bukhara is the export of Astrakhan lamb skins (called locally Karakul).
Other crops grown for export are coffee, tobacco, cocoa and indigo.
Rice is the chief article of export, dried or salted fish, pepper and cotton ranking next in order of value.
In 1906 the export of live stock was prohibited for that reason.
There is a considerable trade (not very large for export, however) in natural mineral Waters, which are often excellent.
In addition there are a number of second-and third-class timbers, which are used locally and for export to Calcutta.
In the north the staple products for export are salt, grain, wool and cotton, in the south opium and cotton; while the imports consist of sugar, hardware and piece goods.
The most important export is fish, other items being seaweed, marble, preserved foods, butter and margarine and infusorial earth.