Afghanistan Trade Summary

2008 Data

Afghanistan exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Afghanistan

Overall Exports and Imports

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Exports (in US$ Mil): 540
No. Of products: 33
No. Of partners: 34
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 3,020
No. Of products: 61
No. Of partners: 56

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Carpets and other te ...149,622.91
Dried grapes96,439.04
Pistachio, fresh or ...41,841.25
Almonds without shel ...36,065.94
Antiques of an age e ...29,918.48
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Collages and similar ...409,105.32
Animal or vegetable ...163,225.37
Wheat or meslin flou ...162,443.04
Retreaded tyres of r ...113,811.30
Radiators for motor ...91,811.39

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Pakistan264 48.94
India132 24.44
Russian Federation37 6.80
United Arab Emirates19 3.48
Iran, Islamic Rep.18 3.37
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Pakistan482 15.98
Unspecified462 15.30
China429 14.21
Japan368 12.18
Iran, Islamic Rep.175 5.80

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials307 56.92 5 0.16 3.97
Intermediate goods5 0.85 501 16.59 3.81
Consumer goods156 28.87 416 13.79 9.34
Capital goods30 5.54 613 20.29 4.55

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.14
Index of export market penetration: 1.70
World Growth: 7.47
Country Growth: 11.44

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 2
Maximum Rate (%): 40
Simple Average (%): 6.22
Weighted Average (%): 6.51
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 527.24
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 0.09

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$ Mil): 10,191
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 360.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -37.08
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -3,779.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 20.85
Trade (% of GDP): 73.07