Saudi Arabia Trade Summary

2012 Data

Saudi Arabia exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Saudi Arabia

Overall Exports and Imports

Exportsmore »
Exports (in US$ Mil): 387,374
No. Of products: 2,299
No. Of partners: 166
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 151,260
No. Of products: 3,953
No. Of partners: 180

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Petroleum oils and o ...305,237,240.21
Petroleum oils, etc, ...22,729,548.95
Polypropylene, in pr ...5,030,022.82
Polyethylene having ...4,878,602.10
Propane, liquefied3,657,373.37
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Automobiles with rec ...8,520,237.85
Automobiles with rec ...6,159,843.43
Transmission apparat ...4,380,767.08
Barley2,514,006.88
Gold in unwrought fo ...2,258,922.82

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Other Asia, nes208,198 53.75
Unspecified130,394 33.66
China6,348 1.64
United Arab Emirates5,529 1.43
Singapore3,488 0.90
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States20,254 13.39
China19,635 12.98
Germany10,914 7.22
Japan10,350 6.84
Korea, Rep.9,374 6.20

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials306,836 79.21 12,364 8.17 2.85
Intermediate goods36,771 9.49 36,502 24.13 3.63
Consumer goods38,812 10.02 53,228 35.19 3.90
Capital goods4,896 1.26 49,150 32.49 3.59

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.08
Index of export market penetration: 5.07
World Growth: 0.03
Country Growth: 3.69

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 3
Maximum Rate (%): 619.64
Simple Average (%): 4.15
Weighted Average (%): 3.57
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 43,519,744.11
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 20.62

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$ Mil): 735,975
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 24,050.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): 25.03
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): 184,214.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 11.48
Trade (% of GDP): 83.51