Lao PDR Trade Summary

2016 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): 3,155
No. Of products: 760
No. Of partners: 74
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Imports (in US$ Mil): 3,882
No. Of products: 2,944
No. Of partners: 75

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Copper ores and conc ...956,695.56
Copper cathodes and ...340,874.85
Video recording or r ...168,098.45
Other non-alcoholic ...151,431.37
Bananas, including p ...140,407.43
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...523,918.80
Parts suitable for u ...210,208.56
Automobiles with die ...149,015.62
Other non-alcoholic ...136,340.34
Automobiles with die ...99,766.08

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China1,265 40.08
Thailand926 29.35
Vietnam507 16.06
India87 2.77
Japan57 1.81
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Thailand2,374 61.15
China733 18.88
Vietnam403 10.37
Japan83 2.13
Korea, Rep.67 1.72

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials1,482 46.97 156 4.02 2.58
Intermediate goods744 23.58 865 22.28 1.35
Consumer goods668 21.17 1,720 44.32 1.33
Capital goods261 8.27 1,140 29.38 1.07

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.38
Index of export market penetration: 2.22
World Growth: -4.43
Country Growth: -28.10

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 6
Maximum Rate (%): 40
Simple Average (%): 2.03
Weighted Average (%): 1.65
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 2,593,105.81
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 67.60

Development Indicators

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