Afghanistan Trade Summary

2012 Data

Afghanistan exports, imports, tariff by year.

Country / Region
Year
For at a glance i.e. latest available trade, tariff, trade barriers and other trade related data Click Here.
Please note the exports, imports and tariff data are based on reported data and not gap filled. Please check the Data Availability for coverage.

Imports/Exports

Products

TRADE SUMMARY FOR Afghanistan

Overall Exports and Imports

Exportsmore »
Exports (in US$ Mil): 429
No. Of products: 5
No. Of partners: 7
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 6,205
No. Of products: 15
No. Of partners: 8

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Carpets and other te ...72,759.13
Seeds of cumin54,147.30
Sesamum seeds20,641.42
Guts, bladders and s ...1,014.80
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Peat (incl. peat lit ...1,517,526.13
Wheat or meslin flou ...175,498.34
Setts, curbstones an ...163,333.24
Braids, in the piece110,201.40
Black tea (fermented ...69,063.80

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Pakistan201 46.96
Unspecified123 28.70
India70 16.25
Iran, Islamic Rep.27 6.20
China5 1.12
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Unspecified3,102 50.00
Pakistan883 14.23
China714 11.50
Japan601 9.68
Iran, Islamic Rep.499 8.04

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials22 5.05 1,518 24.46 9.32
Intermediate goods... ... 485 7.82 4.15
Consumer goods127 29.59 188 3.03 9.81

Trade Indicators

more »
HH Market concentration index: 0.24
Index of export market penetration: 1.72
World Growth: 0.03
Country Growth: 11.23

Tariffs

more »
No Of Tariff Agreement: 2
Maximum Rate (%): 50
Simple Average (%): 6.51
Weighted Average (%): 7.12
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 37,430.32
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 0.10

Development Indicators

more »
GDP (current US$ Mil): 20,537
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 670.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -33.63
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -6,906.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 18.37
Trade (% of GDP): 44.66