Malawi Trade Summary

2012 Data

Malawi exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Malawi

Overall Exports and Imports

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Exports (in US$ Mil): 1,183
No. Of products: 1,224
No. Of partners: 123
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 2,330
No. Of products: 3,542
No. Of partners: 145

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Tobacco, partly or w ...439,222.15
Tobacco, not stemmed ...191,982.54
Uranium ores and con ...131,279.01
Black tea (fermented ...69,740.69
Shelled ground-nuts, ...40,994.57
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...314,236.45
Urea134,110.37
Other medicaments of ...103,984.14
Mineral or chemical ...51,610.44
Other medicaments of ...45,673.91

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Canada125 10.59
South Africa90 7.65
Belgium85 7.18
Switzerland83 7.01
China62 5.25
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
South Africa570 24.44
China252 10.81
India191 8.20
Mozambique171 7.33
United Arab Emirates116 4.97

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials900 76.12 98 4.22 1.72
Intermediate goods134 11.31 795 34.13 3.48
Consumer goods132 11.15 982 42.13 8.84
Capital goods17 1.42 455 19.52 4.36

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.04
Index of export market penetration: 1.58
World Growth: 0.03
Country Growth: -4.05

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 7
Maximum Rate (%): 25
Simple Average (%): 11.51
Weighted Average (%): 5.73
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 1,466,498.72
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 36.51

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$ Mil): 6,028
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 440.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -15.47
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -933.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 5.52
Trade (% of GDP): 67.88