Burkina Faso Trade Summary

2012 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): 2,411
No. Of products: 752
No. Of partners: 91
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 3,568
No. Of products: 2,984
No. Of partners: 123

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Gold in oth semi-man ...1,568,652.37
Cotton, not carded o ...294,335.01
Petroleum oils, etc, ...141,640.82
Sesamum seeds88,389.42
Generating sets,dies ...59,843.81
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...867,823.00
Other medicaments of ...99,079.89
Mineral or chemical ...81,187.27
Motorcycles with rec ...70,694.64
Bars/rods,i/nas,hr,i ...67,023.49

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Switzerland1,408 58.39
South Africa220 9.14
Singapore113 4.67
Mali85 3.53
France85 3.51
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Cote d'Ivoire337 9.46
China316 8.87
France300 8.40
United Kingdom284 7.95
United States249 6.97

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials460 19.10 63 1.76 6.34
Intermediate goods1,638 67.92 755 21.15 7.28
Consumer goods179 7.41 1,881 52.71 9.07
Capital goods134 5.57 870 24.39 8.07

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.40
Index of export market penetration: 1.51
World Growth: 0.03
Country Growth: 68.18

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 8
Maximum Rate (%): 20
Simple Average (%): 12.33
Weighted Average (%): 8.42
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 622,110.76
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 6.46

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$ Mil): 11,166
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 640.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -11.64
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -1,300.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 14.69
Trade (% of GDP): 62.68