Benin Trade Summary

2018 Data

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Benin

Overall Exports and Imports

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Exports (in US$ Mil): 952
No. Of products: 678
No. Of partners: 106
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 3,278
No. Of products: 2,800
No. Of partners: 137

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Cotton, not carded o ...445,432.56
Cashew nuts, fresh o ...137,705.20
Other oil seeds and ...36,143.51
Gas turbines nes of ...35,685.95
Frozen cuts and offa ...25,627.69
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Broken rice526,475.76
Petroleum oils, etc, ...424,106.09
Semi-milled or wholl ...264,470.77
Palm oil (excl. crud ...227,891.44
Electrical energy142,370.61

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Bangladesh216 22.73
India174 18.33
Vietnam95 10.01
Nigeria75 7.91
China73 7.71
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Thailand458 13.98
India397 12.10
Togo306 9.33
China255 7.77
France232 7.08

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials675 70.93 341 10.41 30.41
Intermediate goods125 13.14 580 17.70 16.64
Consumer goods99 10.42 2,016 61.49 15.22
Capital goods52 5.49 341 10.39 8.53

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.24
Index of export market penetration: 1.37
World Growth: 3.50
Country Growth: -14.84

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$): 10,354
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 870.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -8.81
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -912.00
Trade in services (% of GDP):
Trade (% of GDP): 79.57