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

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Exports (in US$ Mil): 593
No. Of products: 584
No. Of partners: 80
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 2,220
No. Of products: 2,921
No. Of partners: 131

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Cotton, not carded o ...197,089.40
Petroleum oils, etc, ...82,755.73
Gold in oth semi-man ...68,382.54
Gold in unwrought fo ...53,520.02
Sesamum seeds24,727.48
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...521,584.27
Other medicaments of ...75,305.16
Bars/rods,i/nas,hr,i ...67,611.60
Semi-milled or wholl ...55,682.40
Mineral or chemical ...44,297.65

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Switzerland195 32.84
Singapore53 9.00
France50 8.43
Guinea42 7.01
Mali39 6.66
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Cote d'Ivoire365 16.43
France277 12.47
China226 10.20
United States134 6.02
India130 5.84

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials285 48.12 65 2.93 5.49
Intermediate goods161 27.23 529 23.85 7.66
Consumer goods123 20.74 1,203 54.19 9.28
Capital goods23 3.80 388 17.47 9.01

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.11
Index of export market penetration: 1.41
World Growth: 7.49
Country Growth: 14.12

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 4
Maximum Rate (%): 20
Simple Average (%): 12.38
Weighted Average (%): 8.77
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 309,106.80
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 8.12

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 9,451
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 570.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -15.09
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -1,426.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 7.79
Trade (% of GDP): 35.39