The United Arab Emirates is the top country by spices imports in the world. As of 2007, spices imports in the United Arab Emirates was 20.3 kg per person per year that accounts for 19.03 % of the world's spices imports. The top 5 countries (others are Malaysia, Brunei Darussalam, Seychelles, and Netherlands) account for 35.61 % of it. The world's total spices imports was estimated at 106.7 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.