El Salvador Trade Summary

1999 Data

El Salvador exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR El Salvador

Overall Exports and Imports

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Exports (in US$ Mil): 1,164
No. Of products: 2,000
No. Of partners: 74
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 3,128
No. Of products: 4,068
No. Of partners: 113

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Coffee, not roasted ...244,401.28
Raw cane sugar, in s ...37,286.17
Other food preparati ...31,941.19
Other medicaments of ...25,222.50
Frozen shrimps and p ...24,233.42
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils and o ...114,904.57
Other medicaments of ...70,835.31
Maize (excl. seed)52,053.32
Automobiles with rec ...50,399.30
Gas powered trucks w ...44,682.49

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Guatemala272 23.39
United States248 21.29
Honduras172 14.74
Germany105 8.99
Costa Rica92 7.89
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States1,173 37.50
Guatemala369 11.79
Mexico264 8.45
Japan127 4.05
Costa Rica116 3.72

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials304 26.13 371 11.86 5.85
Intermediate goods237 20.32 789 25.22 4.66
Consumer goods533 45.77 1,051 33.59 10.21
Capital goods37 3.21 727 23.24 1.96

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.41
Index of export market penetration: 2.30
World Growth: 2.52
Country Growth: -1.45

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 1
Maximum Rate (%): 40
Simple Average (%): 7.03
Weighted Average (%): 6.38
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 1,068,079.72
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 42.74

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 12,465
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 2,020.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -12.35
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -1,539.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 15.13
Trade (% of GDP): 62.22