Loading..

Botswana Trade Summary

2014

Botswana exports, imports, tariff by year.

Country and Region
Year
For at a glance i.e. latest available trade, tariff, trade barriers and other trade related data Click Here.
Please note the exports, imports and tariff data are based on reported data and not gap filled. Please check the Data Availability for coverage.

Imports/Exports


Products

TRADE SUMMARY FOR BOTSWANA 2014

Overall Exports and Imports for Botswana 2014

Exports and imports of Botswana in 2014 are below, along with number of countries and products

  • The total value of exports (FoB) was 8,538 million.
  • The total value of imports (CIF) was 9,150 million.
  • At the HS6 digit level, 2,467 products were exported to 94 countries and 4,047 products were imported from 134 countries.

Botswana top 5 Export and Import partners 2014

Top five countries to which Botswana exported in 2014 are below, along with the percent of total exports that went to that country:

  1. Botswana exports to Belgium worth US$ 2,005 million, with a partner share of 23.48 percent.
  2. Botswana exports to India worth US$ 1,167 million, with a partner share of 13.67 percent.
  3. Botswana exports to South Africa worth US$ 1,134 million, with a partner share of 13.28 percent.
  4. Botswana exports to Namibia worth US$ 837 million, with a partner share of 9.80 percent.
  5. Botswana exports to Israel worth US$ 652 million, with a partner share of 7.63 percent.

Top five countries from which Botswana imported goods in 2014 are below, along with percent of total imports that came from the country :

  1. Botswana imports from South Africa worth US$ 6,079 million, with a partner share of 66.44 percent.
  2. Botswana imports from Namibia worth US$ 1,049 million, with a partner share of 11.47 percent.
  3. Botswana imports from Canada worth US$ 852 million, with a partner share of 9.31 percent.
  4. Botswana imports from Belgium worth US$ 313 million, with a partner share of 3.42 percent.
  5. Botswana imports from Israel worth US$ 119 million, with a partner share of 1.30 percent.

Botswana Top 5 Productsexports imports at HS 6 digit level 2014

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

  1. Botswana exported Diamonds non-industrial unworked or simply sawn , worth US$ 6,428,455.56 million.
  2. Botswana exported Diamonds non-industrial nes excluding mounted o , worth US$ 823,567.42 million.
  3. Botswana exported Nickel mattes , worth US$ 352,060.08 million.
  4. Botswana exported Copper ores and concentrates , worth US$ 134,024.27 million.
  5. Botswana exported Frozen boneless bovine meat , worth US$ 64,117.75 million.

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

  1. Botswana imported Diamonds non-industrial unworked or simply sawn , worth US$ 2,388,305.71 million.
  2. Botswana imported Petroleum oils, etc, (excl. crude); preparation , worth US$ 2,078,628.04 million.
  3. Botswana imported Diamonds unsorted whether or not worked , worth US$ 388,837.81 million.
  4. Botswana imported Electrical energy , worth US$ 149,155.66 million.
  5. Botswana imported Automobiles with reciprocating piston engine di , worth US$ 131,539.51 million.

Exports and Imports of Product Groups 2014

Exports and imports of products by stages of processing in 2014 are below along with their corresponding Product Share as percent of total export or import

Tariffs 2014

Tariffs imposed by Botswana in 2014 are below

  • The maximum rate of tariff in percentage on any product was 414.88 percent.
  • The simple average tariff across all products was 7.03 percent.
  • The trade weighted average tariff was 0.61 .
  • The total duty free imports in thousands of US dollars were 6,993,985.81 and duty free tariff line items share was 62.22 percent.

Development Indicators 2014

Key Development Indicators of Botswana in 2014 are below

  • Botswana GDP in current US dollar was 16,251 million.
  • GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$) was 7,520.00 .
  • Botswana Trade balance: as % of GDP was 3.05.
  • Trade balance in current US$ was 495.00 million.
  • Trade as percentage of GDP was 113.88 .
  • Trade in services as percentage of GDP was 13.63 .

Trade Indicators 2014

Trade Indicators for Botswana in 2014 are below

  • Hirschman Herfindahl market concentration index was 0.17.
  • Index of export market penetration was 1.79.
  • World Growth in percentage was 0.12 and Botswana Country Growth was -3.51 .