Lao PDR Trade Summary

2012 Data

Lao PDR exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Lao PDR

Overall Exports and Imports

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Exports (in US$ Mil): 1,597
No. Of products: 530
No. Of partners: 62
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Imports (in US$ Mil): 2,598
No. Of products: 2,614
No. Of partners: 60

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Copper cathodes and ...603,315.61
Gold in oth semi-man ...239,367.10
Copper ores and conc ...216,597.03
Coffee, not roasted ...69,577.53
Maize (excl. seed)48,000.92
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...602,273.00
Aircraft nes of an u ...136,235.22
Telegraphic apparatu ...46,185.92
Quicklime45,318.61
Gypsum; anhydrite39,022.61

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Thailand695 43.50
Australia442 27.67
Vietnam198 12.42
China108 6.75
Japan31 1.91
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Thailand1,299 50.02
China518 19.95
Vietnam363 13.96
France131 5.04
Japan72 2.77

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials437 27.39 198 7.62 ...
Intermediate goods1,053 65.95 542 20.88 ...
Consumer goods104 6.52 1,025 39.44 ...
Capital goods2 0.14 833 32.06 ...

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.22
Index of export market penetration: 2.00
World Growth: 0.02
Country Growth: 3.49

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