Kuwait Trade Summary

2016 Data

Kuwait exports, imports, tariff by year.
Kuwait monthly trade data
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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Kuwait

Overall Exports and Imports

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Exports (in US$ Mil): 46,235
No. Of products: 2,509
No. Of partners: 142
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 30,784
No. Of products: 4,125
No. Of partners: 203

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Petroleum oils and o ...30,694,076.70
Petroleum oils, etc, ...9,177,466.49
Propane, liquefied849,596.89
Butanes, liquefied725,367.88
p-Xylene551,257.93
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Automobiles with rec ...2,001,181.06
Transmission apparat ...995,910.32
Automobiles with rec ...764,794.61
Art. of jewellery an ...697,991.59
Other medicaments of ...441,182.27

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Unspecified41,441 89.63
India734 1.59
Saudi Arabia700 1.51
United Arab Emirates547 1.18
China501 1.08
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China4,665 15.15
United States2,946 9.57
United Arab Emirates2,798 9.09
Japan2,010 6.53
Germany1,944 6.31

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials30,980 67.01 2,389 7.76 1.55
Intermediate goods2,389 5.17 5,288 17.18 2.84
Consumer goods12,191 26.37 13,993 45.46 3.37
Capital goods567 1.23 9,065 29.45 2.93

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.08
Index of export market penetration: 2.63
World Growth: -1.24
Country Growth: -13.63

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 5
Maximum Rate (%): 628.08
Simple Average (%): 3.86
Weighted Average (%): 2.96
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 12,829,316.42
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 25.12

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 109,420
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 35,330.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -0.90
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -980.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 29.13
Trade (% of GDP): 96.16