Why Saudi Arabia Imports Sand

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  • David Miksch
    David Miksch2 orë më parë

    This is the first ever Wendover Productions /HAI video I have ever watched where I knew more about the subject matter than what was presented in the video And that's saying something because I've been binge watching both channels for two days straight

  • herdum derdum
    herdum derdum18 orë më parë

    When your so rich you don't have to destroy your own eco system you can import and destroy someone else's

  • helen kern
    helen kern2 ditë më parë

    Imagine in 2027 people saying “this didn’t age well “

  • Mohd Adeeb
    Mohd Adeeb3 ditë më parë

    3:50 Hungary?

  • Mr Mojo Majestic
    Mr Mojo Majestic3 ditë më parë

    Ohhh, Brightside burns are tight !!!

  • raif ranjha
    raif ranjha4 ditë më parë


  • raif ranjha
    raif ranjha4 ditë më parë


  • Nícolas Janke
    Nícolas Janke7 ditë më parë

    3:50 how da hell someone could steal an entire beach from Hungary?

  • Cornerstone
    Cornerstone7 ditë më parë

    Half as interesting is basically the funnier version of wendover

  • Raheel Lashari
    Raheel Lashari7 ditë më parë

    Use other materials... Wood... Much safer for the planet to use🤣

  • Nitin Kumar
    Nitin Kumar8 ditë më parë

    canals in India are filled with sand locals mine it sells it and some of then from that money wins election, and then jails who else mine sand, and then themself mine it to get money and then get more money, then to win electionat at a greater level, and stop everyone to mine sand in that are and the process go on

  • Sofa Tux
    Sofa Tux9 ditë më parë

    Uninteresting Packaged Sand (UPS) 😂

  • It'z ŤwiłyYT
    It'z ŤwiłyYT9 ditë më parë

    That one braniac in the back of the class: Uh..... Why don't they just put the sand in water?

  • Ahmad Hamad
    Ahmad Hamad9 ditë më parë

    That's weird, Saudi Arabia is on the list of top sand exporters.

  • Abdulrahman Abuhaimed
    Abdulrahman Abuhaimed10 ditë më parë

    Stop spreading lies about Saudi Arabia.

  • Darth Makroth
    Darth Makroth10 ditë më parë

    1:20 LOL, I used to watch them when I was like 10 and they said "one day we will evolve to stop having toes" and I went round telling everyone that for years until recently I realised that people with toes would have to die out for that to happen. Can't believe that shitty channel has more subscribers than vsauce (double!)

  • Moin Malek
    Moin Malek11 ditë më parë

    They can just dump their sand in ocean and convert it into maritime sand.. thank me later😌

  • Papa Ji
    Papa Ji11 ditë më parë

    The title is itself interesting. I didn't knew that Saudi Arabia imports sand!?!?!!?

  • Scott Edwards
    Scott Edwards11 ditë më parë

    Great video idea would be how much co2 is emitted from concrete. I think if it was its own country concrete would be the worlds 3rd largest producer of co2.

  • Ashay Dwivedi
    Ashay Dwivedi11 ditë më parë

    Next up: Why India and China import people

  • Jesus Bejar
    Jesus Bejar11 ditë më parë

    Bricks are imported by the CIA

  • Daniyal Hussain
    Daniyal Hussain11 ditë më parë

    "The spinny truck things" I swear no one knows what they're called.

  • Ibrahim Hussein
    Ibrahim Hussein12 ditë më parë

    2027, year mark noted, sand wars. Casualties report, unknown.

  • Kautsar Naiyl Septa
    Kautsar Naiyl Septa12 ditë më parë

    Next video: Why Antarctic import ice

  • Pikko Strike 888
    Pikko Strike 88812 ditë më parë

    I literally just went to the desert with my friends

  • Tim Veldhuizen
    Tim Veldhuizen12 ditë më parë


  • froogie 230
    froogie 23012 ditë më parë

    Not the year to be making productions on whats going to happen in the future

  • Mohammed
    Mohammed13 ditë më parë

    As someone who has lived in Saudi Arabia, fuck that country. No amount of money can buy you advancement. It's like giving a homeless guy billions of dollars and expect them to be something.

  • שחף רותם
    שחף רותם13 ditë më parë

    Omg so many hidden ads

  • Wilhelm Makilna
    Wilhelm Makilna13 ditë më parë

    Wouldnt it just be easier to take the desert sand and submerge it in water? and eventually it becomes like the ocean sand.

  • Behroze Choudary
    Behroze Choudary13 ditë më parë


    [REDACTED]14 ditë më parë

    Why does my country does this?

  • Alin Saji
    Alin Saji14 ditë më parë

    Iceland : imports ice Saudi Arabia : imports sand

    ELNUR FERKO14 ditë më parë

    I have to say the title was great but that’s that the rest was a big waist of time despite the lack of knowledge he added abundance of ignorance about Saudi Arabia I have been there and what he said about discrimination? Let just say he never opened a book and actually studied about it

  • J-One
    J-One14 ditë më parë

    This is like bringing sand to the beach... Wait, I mean stealing sand from the beach and stuffing it in your sandbox

  • Marie None ya business
    Marie None ya business14 ditë më parë

    They building BIG sand castle that’s why 😎

  • Pepe Incorporated
    Pepe Incorporated14 ditë më parë

    Capitalism is when Dino juice

  • Foxinabox 123
    Foxinabox 12314 ditë më parë

    It’s actually just dyed cocaine

  • Jamie McCabe
    Jamie McCabe14 ditë më parë

    If only humans had been around about a billion years sooner. The desert sand may have been usable

  • Unknown X
    Unknown X14 ditë më parë

    It’s not defamation if it’s true!

  • ngantuk banget
    ngantuk banget15 ditë më parë

    Lose the cringy jokes and this channel would actually be a good one

  • James Wisley Ayuban
    James Wisley Ayuban15 ditë më parë

    What have I gone into?

  • Wertsir
    Wertsir15 ditë më parë

    So sassy today.

  • Jason Rodgers
    Jason Rodgers15 ditë më parë

    "Coals to Newcastle"..

  • joystick219
    joystick21916 ditë më parë

    Why do we just find a way to recycle the cement or just the sand in it from old decayed building? It would be a very costly method at first like most things

  • AP
    AP16 ditë më parë

    Haha Brightside sledge

  • NoTraceOfSense
    NoTraceOfSense17 ditë më parë

    “You know what this map needs? It needs more sand.”

  • this is a good name
    this is a good name17 ditë më parë

    "entire beaches have been robbed from places like jamaica, *hungary*.." i see the joke there about hungary.

    TUNDRAXTAMER TXT18 ditë më parë

    SAUDI ARABIA:we have sand but we want more

  • bonsai108
    bonsai10818 ditë më parë

    Too bad that can’t buy up the loose Sahara sand so we can find those older civilizations that were there before all the timber was pilfed. Looks as if pyramid building and Mediterranean warships and siege weapons stripped the shoreline changing the habitat.

  • K M
    K M18 ditë më parë

    Use hempcrete

  • Taiga Honest
    Taiga Honest19 ditë më parë

    Sand wars of 2027 you say

  • Notmade ofPeople
    Notmade ofPeople19 ditë më parë

    Nice jab at Brightside

  • Imperial Japan
    Imperial Japan19 ditë më parë

    Why do we import flags

    IM RADEVA20 ditë më parë

    2:42 Not quite right, actually they makes that rules is because in Arab Peninsula there is a lot of Sexual harassment case and Islam is very strict about the rules. I could say (Sorry) some Saudi Arabia man likes to Harassing woman, i never saw it by myself when i go there but my friends and neighbors that's went to Saudi Experience that. (Sorry for the grammar and if I offended you)

  • Kaden nelms
    Kaden nelms20 ditë më parë

    Here at the stroke of midnight on Jan 1st

  • Eenam
    Eenam20 ditë më parë

    They should use waste plastic instead of sand 🥺 I'm just dreaming I know 😪

  • Bacon
    Bacon22 ditë më parë

    Is no one gonna talk about he disrespects the whole country of Saudi Arabia??

  • Talal Alqahtani

    Talal Alqahtani

    14 ditë më parë

    We Saudis have gotten used to these cringe jokes 🤷🏻‍♂️

  • Luke Crawford
    Luke Crawford23 ditë më parë

    I'd like to imagine such a wealthy country would be able to engineer or otherwise enhance their construction procedures in order to use their otherwise too fine sand....

  • Lonely Potato666
    Lonely Potato66623 ditë më parë

    The amount of shade in this video, i love it

  • bumble Bee
    bumble Bee24 ditë më parë

    I love how explains stuff in a respectful way keep it up 👍 2:43 oh never mind

  • E E
    E E24 ditë më parë

    How can there be sand theft in Hungary, a landlocked country?

  • Zhtas4


    19 ditë më parë


  • Ted Chou
    Ted Chou25 ditë më parë

    did he say entire beach stolen from Hungary?

  • Latte • Cat
    Latte • Cat26 ditë më parë

    The fact I'm from Saudi Arabia and I didn't know this

  • personn
    personn26 ditë më parë

    Why Iceland Imports Ice: The Sequel; Sand.

  • Coldwellk
    Coldwellk29 ditë më parë

    Nah they just got a sand jinkuri they gotta make sand for

  • EndureTemptation
    EndureTemptationMuaj më parë

    tl;dw Saudi desert sand is smooth doesn't grip well so can't be used in concrete.

  • FuriousG
    FuriousGMuaj më parë

    this video was so awesomely worded i actually hit the bell for the first time ever.

  • Mr Long Head
    Mr Long HeadMuaj më parë

    Why India imports curry

  • sultan ST
    sultan STMuaj më parë

    Reported for misleading information.

  • Ebrahim Momin
    Ebrahim MominMuaj më parë

    2:44, saudia arabia actually does that

  • Markiel Samuels
    Markiel SamuelsMuaj më parë

    Imagine putting your fingers through the sand

  • daij daiji
    daij daijiMuaj më parë

    Why did you tube choose this low content video for me .

  • George Caplin
    George CaplinMuaj më parë

    Cubic foot? What’s that in barleycorns?

  • Asharaf Abdul Salam
    Asharaf Abdul SalamMuaj më parë

    How could a beach stole in Hungary if the nation is landlocked.

  • Anonymous Anonymous
    Anonymous AnonymousMuaj më parë

    for some reason people robbed sand from a beach in jamaica

  • Aaryan K
    Aaryan KMuaj më parë

    3:49 Hungary????

  • Dbe Infinity
    Dbe InfinityMuaj më parë

    How the heck do you steal a beach lol

  • William Crowell
    William CrowellMuaj më parë

    I hate sand.

    GOOGLE TAQIYYAMuaj më parë

    Ya, total shortage of sand produced by water. Not as if there is a ton of shorelines and river banks, not to mention the underground rivers and water has been literally everywhere at times in the past and such. Not on this planet of Uranus. The one enviro-extremists live on in their insane brains.

  • Malgorzata Miroslawa Kim
    Malgorzata Miroslawa KimMuaj më parë

    The sand from Sahara is the mineral blow by the wind crossing the ocean and go to Brazil WER new forest stare grow,

  • Malgorzata Miroslawa Kim
    Malgorzata Miroslawa KimMuaj më parë

    For construction 👷 I BILIVE the evry sand mass be same us in UAE thy do same so build stay strong on good fundamen sandals mass be some sheaps, is Very important, WER You BULIDING on the desert,

  • Majeed Shokair
    Majeed ShokairMuaj më parë

    Was really enjoying the video until you had to make it political by attacking saudi

  • Andrew 1

    Andrew 1

    8 ditë më parë

    @Talal Alqahtani Refer to my previous comment.

  • Talal Alqahtani

    Talal Alqahtani

    8 ditë më parë

    @Andrew 1 Refer to my previous comments. I already gave you too much of my time 😂😂

  • Andrew 1

    Andrew 1

    8 ditë më parë

    @Talal Alqahtani Refer to my previous comment.

  • Talal Alqahtani

    Talal Alqahtani

    8 ditë më parë

    @Andrew 1 Refer to my previous comment

  • Andrew 1

    Andrew 1

    8 ditë më parë

    @Talal Alqahtani Refer to my previous comment.

    SOUMYAJIT METIAMuaj më parë

    Fuck environment...we need development 🖕

  • igotouhere ci
    igotouhere ciMuaj më parë

    Your transitions🧠 third world countries and mayhem to American companies and a 19$ tee shirt on a website u can go to now👀🤔Genius!

    PLAY HARDMuaj më parë

    It is clear They are crazy. No need to watch this video

  • Anggita Dwina
    Anggita DwinaMuaj më parë

    the analogies in the script is so fun and different! love it! subscribed.

  • Diego Arabian
    Diego Arabian2 muaj më parë

    You brought politics to your channel which now im upset with it unsubscribe



    Muaj më parë

    Sensitive much?

  • Smokie
    Smokie2 muaj më parë

    Team Fortress 2 storyline: Redtarch and Bluetarch both work in the gravel business. They hire mercenaries (the nine classes) to fight over who gets the gravel. (there is more to it but this is probably gonna be what happens in the future)

  • Speedster14 5
    Speedster14 52 muaj më parë

    Sand Theft Auto lol

  • shunkaha
    shunkaha2 muaj më parë

    Dude you better be careful or the saudis may unleash the religion of peace on your ass.

  • LaYeetus
    LaYeetus2 muaj më parë

    And Islam

  • BLACKHAWK4949 hawk
    BLACKHAWK4949 hawk2 muaj më parë


  • frack john
    frack john2 muaj më parë

    2:40 Hi, it's not a gender discrimination system. It's called privacy for women from being stalked by men. We love it, we want it, we feel our daughters are safe with it and we are happy that we have it. Thank you.

  • Talal Alqahtani

    Talal Alqahtani

    14 ditë më parë

    @HΞLIZ For example?



    Muaj më parë

    If it’s not gender discrimination. Then why are women given less privileges then women? Because that’s what gender discrimination is...

  • Baisham Ramskreet
    Baisham Ramskreet2 muaj më parë

    I don't like to to know

  • Sam Woodz
    Sam Woodz2 muaj më parë


  • jon lyn
    jon lyn2 muaj më parë

    1:27 and What if

  • Sir j
    Sir j2 muaj më parë

    We can also blame China for the coronavirus

  • Ritwik Banerjee
    Ritwik Banerjee2 muaj më parë

    In India, it is actually ILLEGAL to build a residential building within city limits without cement/concrete. The "big cement" industry is a very real thing there, and they work very closely with illegal sand miners as well as with the government.

  • Matt Altakis
    Matt Altakis2 muaj më parë

    U r trying to put ur opinions as facts dislike 👎



    Muaj më parë

    Nah, he got sources

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