Benin Trade Summary

2014 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): 968
No. Of products: 698
No. Of partners: 100
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 3,704
No. Of products: 2,643
No. Of partners: 163

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Cotton, not carded o ...293,004.14
Petroleum oils, etc, ...102,129.56
Cashew nuts, fresh o ...66,305.45
Parts of boring or s ...61,206.68
Rowing boats, canoes ...45,023.22
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Broken rice925,658.91
Petroleum oils, etc, ...345,687.73
Floating docks and v ...147,783.93
Electrical energy137,642.77
Frozen cuts and offa ...123,503.11

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Gabon144 14.88
China95 9.85
India83 8.57
Niger57 5.94
Nigeria49 5.04
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
India477 12.89
Thailand450 12.14
France304 8.21
China285 7.71
Togo263 7.11

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials416 42.93 474 12.81 14.97
Intermediate goods158 16.28 643 17.35 9.49
Consumer goods203 21.01 1,968 53.13 10.84
Capital goods191 19.77 618 16.68 7.57

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.17
Index of export market penetration: 1.41
World Growth: 0.12
Country Growth: 37.21

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 8
Maximum Rate (%): 20
Simple Average (%): 12.96
Weighted Average (%): 10.64
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 194,229.01
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 5.95

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$ Mil): 9,707
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 930.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -12.38
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -1,202.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 14.05
Trade (% of GDP): 76.53