Bahamas, The Trade Summary

2008 Data

Bahamas, The exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Bahamas, The

Overall Exports and Imports

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Exports (in US$ Mil): 702
No. Of products: 1,225
No. Of partners: 82
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 3,230
No. Of products: 3,998
No. Of partners: 64

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Expansible polystyre ...151,428.85
Petroleum oils, etc, ...141,522.74
Compounds with pyrim ...67,448.47
Frozen rock lobster ...64,957.50
Rum and tafia43,001.01
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...821,078.20
Automobiles with rec ...49,363.57
Articles, iron or st ...30,726.18
Other food preparati ...29,238.87
Polystyrene (excl. e ...28,924.08

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States490 69.91
Canada36 5.18
Germany31 4.40
France25 3.60
Netherlands21 3.04
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States2,818 87.24
Venezuela168 5.21
Netherlands Antilles65 2.03
Trinidad and Tobago36 1.13
Japan26 0.81

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials112 15.91 210 6.52 ...
Intermediate goods261 37.14 394 12.21 ...
Consumer goods265 37.73 2,011 62.27 ...
Capital goods64 9.15 470 14.55 ...

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.12
Index of export market penetration: 1.52
World Growth: 7.47
Country Growth: 11.88

Tariffs

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Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 8,247
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 23,790.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -7.94
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -655.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 47.74
Trade (% of GDP): 100.02