Sri Lanka Trade Summary

2006 Data

Sri Lanka exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Sri Lanka

Overall Exports and Imports

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Exports (in US$ Mil): 6,760
No. Of products: 2,977
No. Of partners: 189
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 9,773
No. Of products: 4,333
No. Of partners: 147

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Black tea (fermented ...525,527.76
Black tea (fermented ...328,533.48
Women's or girls' tr ...229,736.88
T-shirts, singlets a ...223,412.56
Diamonds non-industr ...193,368.16
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils and o ...1,008,380.81
Petroleum oils, etc, ...514,226.46
Cane or beet sugar, ...218,556.56
Diamonds non-industr ...206,743.55
Spelt, common wheat ...196,918.30

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States2,002 29.62
United Kingdom879 13.00
India489 7.23
Belgium335 4.95
Germany328 4.86
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
India1,805 18.47
Singapore982 10.05
China780 7.98
Iran, Islamic Rep.720 7.36
Hong Kong, China659 6.74

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials550 8.14 1,656 16.94 3.76
Intermediate goods903 13.36 3,980 40.72 5.73
Consumer goods4,916 72.73 2,301 23.55 13.16
Capital goods234 3.46 1,825 18.67 7.29

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.13
Index of export market penetration: 4.81
World Growth: 7.53
Country Growth: 4.95

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 9
Maximum Rate (%): 723.14
Simple Average (%): 11.41
Weighted Average (%): 7.23
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 3,398,767.46
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 11.82

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 28,280
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 1,370.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -11.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -3,112.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 14.21
Trade (% of GDP): 71.26