Burkina Faso Trade Summary

2008 Data

Burkina Faso exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Burkina Faso

Overall Exports and Imports

Exportsmore »
Exports (in US$ Mil): 470
No. Of products: 459
No. Of partners: 74
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 1,870
No. Of products: 2,911
No. Of partners: 135

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Cotton, not carded o ...196,379.15
Gold in oth semi-man ...68,136.11
Gold in unwrought fo ...53,326.29
Sesamum seeds24,638.37
Live bovine animals, ...20,671.77
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...417,157.90
Other medicaments of ...74,657.62
Semi-milled or wholl ...55,203.59
Mineral or chemical ...43,916.74
Cement clinkers38,944.17

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Switzerland189 40.14
Singapore53 11.31
France42 8.92
Cote d'Ivoire25 5.28
Benin22 4.60
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Cote d'Ivoire288 15.40
France259 13.85
China181 9.70
India110 5.89
United States107 5.72

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials284 60.34 64 3.41 5.43
Intermediate goods148 31.56 432 23.11 7.55
Consumer goods33 6.92 1,058 56.60 9.37
Capital goods6 1.18 315 16.86 9.85

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.08
Index of export market penetration: 1.41
World Growth: 7.47
Country Growth: -1.37

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 4
Maximum Rate (%): 20
Simple Average (%): 12.34
Weighted Average (%): 8.90
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 307,063.03
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 7.88

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 8,370
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 520.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -16.38
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -1,371.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 8.76
Trade (% of GDP): 36.31