Ghana Trade Summary

2009 Data

Ghana exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Ghana

Overall Exports and Imports

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Exports (in US$ Mil): 5,071
No. Of products: 1,415
No. Of partners: 127
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 6,465
No. Of products: 4,154
No. Of partners: 161

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Gold in oth semi-man ...2,805,659.84
Cocoa beans, whole o ...1,088,777.32
Gold powder non-mone ...120,003.65
Electrical energy87,238.94
Cartons, boxes and c ...60,355.00
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Automobiles with rec ...284,610.35
Diesel powered truck ...174,206.22
Cement clinkers165,411.58
Broken rice157,174.77
Spelt, common wheat ...115,569.07

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
South Africa2,364 46.62
Switzerland515 10.17
Netherlands439 8.66
Burkina Faso208 4.09
United Kingdom162 3.20
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China836 12.93
United States523 8.09
Belgium342 5.29
United Kingdom323 5.00
France295 4.56

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials1,268 25.00 511 7.91 8.83
Intermediate goods3,437 67.78 1,681 26.01 10.08
Consumer goods296 5.83 2,239 34.63 13.87
Capital goods65 1.27 1,836 28.41 5.24

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.05
Index of export market penetration: 2.34
World Growth: -12.27
Country Growth: -10.84

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 2
Maximum Rate (%): 20
Simple Average (%): 12.96
Weighted Average (%): 9.92
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 1,233,956.97
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 12.81

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$ Mil): 25,978
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 1,200.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -13.01
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -3,380.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 18.14
Trade (% of GDP): 71.59