Sri Lanka Trade Summary

2012 Data

Sri Lanka exports, imports, tariff by year.
Sri Lanka monthly trade data

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Sri Lanka

Overall Exports and Imports

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Exports (in US$ Mil): 9,370
No. Of products: 2,982
No. Of partners: 201
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 17,885
No. Of products: 4,212
No. Of partners: 174

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Black tea (fermented ...726,639.12
Black tea (fermented ...629,693.22
Brassieres419,326.28
Solid... tyres, inte ...331,092.30
Men's or boys' trous ...284,304.78
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...2,102,572.36
Petroleum oils and o ...1,289,273.01
Spelt, common wheat ...327,850.11
Cane or beet sugar, ...315,010.63
Diamonds non-industr ...292,415.41

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States2,117 22.59
United Kingdom1,062 11.33
India599 6.39
Italy517 5.51
Belgium464 4.96
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
India3,517 19.66
China2,568 14.36
United Arab Emirates1,293 7.23
Singapore1,287 7.19
Iran, Islamic Rep.662 3.70

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials699 7.46 2,433 13.60 5.17
Intermediate goods1,037 11.06 6,551 36.63 4.70
Consumer goods7,129 76.09 5,391 30.14 13.36
Capital goods490 5.23 3,399 19.01 3.87

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.08
Index of export market penetration: 5.42
World Growth: 0.03
Country Growth: -2.12

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 10
Maximum Rate (%): 536.16
Simple Average (%): 9.94
Weighted Average (%): 7.05
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 9,721,989.72
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 44.92

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$ Mil): 68,434
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 3,360.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -11.86
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -8,116.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 9.26
Trade (% of GDP): 51.49