South Asia Trade Summary

1998 Data

South Asia exports, imports, tariff by year.

Country / Region
Year
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Imports/Exports

Products

TRADE SUMMARY FOR South Asia

Overall Exports and Imports

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Exports (in US$ Mil): 38,856
No. Of products: 4,400
No. Of partners: 208
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 51,245
No. Of products: 4,783
No. Of partners: 188

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Diamonds non-industr ...4,747,778.05
Semi-milled or wholl ...1,478,590.12
Men's or boys' shirt ...1,106,782.96
Frozen shrimps and p ...995,308.58
Art. of jewellery an ...872,461.63
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Gold in unwrought fo ...4,118,876.86
Petroleum oils and o ...3,871,229.41
Diamonds non-industr ...3,479,355.65
Petroleum oils, etc, ...2,886,114.45
Palm oil (excl. crud ...1,115,342.91

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States9,316 23.98
Germany2,409 6.20
United Kingdom2,246 5.78
Hong Kong, China1,939 4.99
United Arab Emirates1,896 4.88
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States3,972 7.75
Switzerland3,017 5.89
Japan3,011 5.88
Belgium-Luxembourg2,922 5.70
United Kingdom2,915 5.69

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials3,960 10.19 11,887 23.20 20.55
Intermediate goods13,435 34.58 18,922 36.93 25.01
Consumer goods18,454 47.49 8,593 16.77 41.61
Capital goods2,086 5.37 8,488 16.56 24.85

Trade Indicators

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Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 78
Maximum Rate (%): 1,114.45
Simple Average (%): 27.56
Weighted Average (%): 28.22
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 3,277,150.14
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 9.88

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 551,628
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 413.18
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -1.98
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -12,548.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 6.41
Trade (% of GDP): 26.84