The United Arab Emirates is the top country by cereals imports in the world. As of 2007, cereals imports in the United Arab Emirates was 1,136.3 kg per person per year that accounts for 5.07 % of the world's cereals imports. The top 5 countries (others are Belgium, Cyprus, Netherlands, and Brunei Darussalam) account for 16.44 % of it. The world's total cereals imports was estimated at 22,433 kg per person per year in 2007.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
i) Imports and Exports per person is the amount of imports and exports, in terms of quantity, for each individual in the total population. Figures are shown for main food groups. Ii) In principle, this covers all movements into the country of a commodity during the reference period. It includes commercial trade, food aid granted on specific terms, donated quantities and estimates of unrecorded trade. As a general rule, figures are reported in terms of net weight, i.e. excluding the weight of the container. iii) In principle, this covers all movements out of the country of a commodity during the reference period. Remarks made under Imports can also be applied to exports.