Botswana Trade Summary

2008 Data

Botswana exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Botswana

Overall Exports and Imports

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Exports (in US$ Mil): 4,951
No. Of products: 2,750
No. Of partners: 120
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 5,211
No. Of products: 4,480
No. Of partners: 129

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Diamonds non-industr ...2,812,611.78
Nickel mattes678,758.89
Diamonds non-industr ...307,356.87
Copper ores and conc ...148,105.24
Gold in unwrought fo ...100,974.72
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...785,351.19
Diamonds non-industr ...454,626.68
Automobiles with rec ...125,731.16
Gas powered trucks w ...92,998.47
Nickel ores and conc ...78,943.83

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Kingdom2,750 55.54
South Africa906 18.30
China236 4.77
Zimbabwe219 4.43
Norway196 3.97
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
South Africa4,029 77.31
United Kingdom315 6.05
China151 2.89
Belgium98 1.87
Israel86 1.65

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials3,164 63.91 697 13.38 0.02
Intermediate goods1,158 23.39 741 14.22 0.49
Consumer goods412 8.32 2,471 47.42 1.26
Capital goods175 3.54 1,253 24.04 0.64

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.13
Index of export market penetration: 1.66
World Growth: 7.47
Country Growth: -8.72

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 4
Maximum Rate (%): 692.60
Simple Average (%): 7.24
Weighted Average (%): 0.84
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 4,795,284.32
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 61.43

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$ Mil): 10,945
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 5,650.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -5.37
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -588.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 11.00
Trade (% of GDP): 96.72