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Bangladesh Trade Summary

2015

Bangladesh exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR BANGLADESH 2015

Overall Exports and Imports for Bangladesh 2015

Exports and imports of Bangladesh in 2015 are below, along with number of countries and products

  • The total value of exports (FoB) was 31,734 million.
  • The total value of imports (CIF) was 48,059 million.
  • At the HS6 digit level, 1,728 products were exported to 188 countries and 4,208 products were imported from 202 countries.

Bangladesh top 5 Export and Import partners 2015

Top five countries to which Bangladesh exported in 2015 are below, along with the percent of total exports that went to that country:

  1. Bangladesh exports to United States worth US$ 6,139 million, with a partner share of 19.35 percent.
  2. Bangladesh exports to Germany worth US$ 4,673 million, with a partner share of 14.73 percent.
  3. Bangladesh exports to United Kingdom worth US$ 3,500 million, with a partner share of 11.03 percent.
  4. Bangladesh exports to Spain worth US$ 1,845 million, with a partner share of 5.82 percent.
  5. Bangladesh exports to France worth US$ 1,755 million, with a partner share of 5.53 percent.

Top five countries from which Bangladesh imported goods in 2015 are below, along with percent of total imports that came from the country :

  1. Bangladesh imports from China worth US$ 10,349 million, with a partner share of 21.53 percent.
  2. Bangladesh imports from India worth US$ 5,882 million, with a partner share of 12.24 percent.
  3. Bangladesh imports from Singapore worth US$ 4,418 million, with a partner share of 9.19 percent.
  4. Bangladesh imports from Hong Kong, China worth US$ 2,624 million, with a partner share of 5.46 percent.
  5. Bangladesh imports from Indonesia worth US$ 2,204 million, with a partner share of 4.59 percent.

Bangladesh Top 5 Productsexports imports at HS 6 digit level 2015

The top five exported HS 6 digit level products to world by Bangladesh along with trade value are:

  1. Bangladesh exported T-shirts, singlets and other vests, of cotton, , worth US$ 5,788,902.05 million.
  2. Bangladesh exported Men's or boys' trousers, breeches, etc, of cott , worth US$ 5,030,217.65 million.
  3. Bangladesh exported Women's or girls' trousers, breeches, etc, of c , worth US$ 2,209,167.26 million.
  4. Bangladesh exported Men's or boys' shirts of cotton , worth US$ 1,680,796.76 million.
  5. Bangladesh exported Jerseys, pullovers, etc, of cotton, knitted or , worth US$ 1,244,220.82 million.

The top five imported HS 6 digit level products from world by Bangladesh along with trade value are

  1. Bangladesh imported Petroleum oils, etc, (excl. crude); preparation , worth US$ 4,359,371.01 million.
  2. Bangladesh imported Cotton, not carded or combed , worth US$ 2,229,517.42 million.
  3. Bangladesh imported Palm oil (excl. crude) and liquid fractions , worth US$ 1,749,343.24 million.
  4. Bangladesh imported Durum wheat , worth US$ 991,308.16 million.
  5. Bangladesh imported Crude soya-bean oil , worth US$ 944,269.78 million.

Exports and Imports of Product Groups 2015

Exports and imports of products by stages of processing in 2015 are below along with their corresponding Product Share as percent of total export or import

Tariffs 2015

Tariffs imposed by Bangladesh in 2015 are below

  • The maximum rate of tariff in percentage on any product was 25 percent.
  • The simple average tariff across all products was 11.97 percent.
  • The trade weighted average tariff was 11.82 .
  • The total duty free imports in thousands of US dollars were 4,715,629.16 and duty free tariff line items share was 7.09 percent.

Development Indicators 2015

Key Development Indicators of Bangladesh in 2015 are below

  • Bangladesh GDP in current US dollar was 195,079 million.
  • GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$) was 1,220.00 .
  • Bangladesh Trade balance: as % of GDP was -7.41.
  • Trade balance in current US$ was -14,460.00 million.
  • Trade as percentage of GDP was 42.09 .
  • Trade in services as percentage of GDP was 5.61 .

Trade Indicators 2015

Trade Indicators for Bangladesh in 2015 are below

  • Hirschman Herfindahl market concentration index was 0.07.
  • Index of export market penetration was 6.09.
  • World Growth in percentage was -6.61 and Bangladesh Country Growth was 2.68 .