Benin Trade Summary

2000 Data

Benin exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Benin

Overall Exports and Imports

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Exports (in US$ Mil): 190
No. Of products: 302
No. Of partners: 71
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 547
No. Of products: 2,371
No. Of partners: 130

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Cotton, not carded o ...128,754.89
Cashew nuts, fresh o ...17,506.02
Cotton seeds10,299.87
Gold in unwrought fo ...5,799.23
Cigars, cigarillos, ...2,925.32
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...79,769.67
Worn clothing and ot ...28,612.21
Electrical energy23,131.98
Cement clinkers22,242.39
Frozen cuts and offa ...19,096.32

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
India60 31.74
Brazil17 8.92
Italy12 6.38
Indonesia10 5.01
Turkey9 4.73
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
France147 26.84
Cote d'Ivoire51 9.30
Netherlands32 5.89
China30 5.42
Ghana27 4.88

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials161 84.84 55 10.13 ...
Intermediate goods19 10.07 166 30.37 ...
Consumer goods7 3.94 261 47.66 ...
Capital goods2 1.11 65 11.84 ...

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.08
Index of export market penetration: 1.44
World Growth: 7.43
Country Growth: 2.10

Tariffs

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Maximum Rate (%): ...
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Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$ Mil): 2,569
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 390.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -13.71
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -352.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 12.81
Trade (% of GDP): 55.99