Benin Trade Summary

2018 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): 951
No. Of products: 678
No. Of partners: 106
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 3,344
No. Of products: 2,809
No. Of partners: 138

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Cotton, not carded o ...443,876.07
Cashew nuts, fresh o ...138,323.19
Other oil seeds and ...36,017.21
Gas turbines nes of ...35,561.26
Frozen cuts and offa ...25,538.14
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Broken rice527,443.02
Petroleum oils, etc, ...424,963.81
Semi-milled or wholl ...265,282.27
Palm oil (excl. crud ...228,310.13
Electrical energy142,632.18

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Bangladesh216 22.68
India176 18.49
Vietnam95 9.99
Nigeria75 7.89
China73 7.70
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
India394 11.79
Thailand344 10.27
Togo268 8.00
China261 7.81
France252 7.53

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials675 71.00 349 10.45 30.41
Intermediate goods125 13.12 586 17.52 16.64
Consumer goods99 10.40 2,026 60.59 15.22
Capital goods52 5.47 382 11.43 8.53

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.17
Index of export market penetration: 1.44
World Growth: 4.73
Country Growth: -7.05

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 2
Maximum Rate (%): 35
Simple Average (%): 13.42
Weighted Average (%): 15.25
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 121,227.15
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 4.26

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 14,251
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 1,200.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -7.25
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -1,034.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 8.93
Trade (% of GDP): 61.84