Middle East & North Africa Trade Summary

2008 Data

Middle East & North Africa exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Middle East & North Africa

Overall Exports and Imports

Exportsmore »
Exports (in US$ Mil): 1,015,742
No. Of products: 4,661
No. Of partners: 219
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 682,111
No. Of products: 4,864
No. Of partners: 224

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Petroleum oils and o ...525,690,438.30
Petroleum oils, etc, ...101,351,030.37
Natural gas, liquefi ...52,748,935.03
Diamonds non-industr ...20,549,751.98
Natural gas in gaseo ...14,515,848.27
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...25,358,016.99
Petroleum oils and o ...25,145,728.74
Automobiles with rec ...17,656,908.64
Automobiles with rec ...14,859,686.22
Gold in unwrought fo ...12,455,817.66

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Unspecified292,998 28.85
Other Asia, nes215,080 21.17
Japan65,634 6.46
United States48,986 4.82
Italy44,306 4.36
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China59,995 8.80
United States58,242 8.54
Unspecified48,110 7.05
Germany41,049 6.02
Japan39,613 5.81

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials550,811 54.23 85,967 12.60 4.57
Intermediate goods111,742 11.00 194,725 28.55 5.02
Consumer goods258,082 25.41 204,507 29.98 8.16
Capital goods38,466 3.79 173,937 25.50 5.85

Trade Indicators

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Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 417
Maximum Rate (%): 3,000
Simple Average (%): 9.37
Weighted Average (%): 6.08
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 204,212,708.75
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 31.24

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$ Mil): 2,639,163
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 6,279.03
Trade Balance (% of GDP): 13.03
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): 355,731.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 19.11
Trade (% of GDP): 89.64