El Salvador Trade Summary

2009 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): 3,866
No. Of products: 2,509
No. Of partners: 117
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 7,325
No. Of products: 3,924
No. Of partners: 137

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
T-shirts, singlets a ...575,044.38
Coffee, not roasted ...229,830.64
Jerseys, pullovers, ...114,667.60
Toilet paper96,935.94
Petroleum oils, etc, ...95,686.24
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...592,642.73
Petroleum oils and o ...367,656.11
Weft knits or croche ...212,149.44
Other medicaments of ...199,439.88
Transmission apparat ...116,600.89

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States1,803 46.63
Guatemala542 14.01
Honduras520 13.44
Nicaragua213 5.51
Costa Rica137 3.55
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States2,645 36.11
Guatemala753 10.27
Mexico546 7.46
Honduras352 4.80
China336 4.58

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials368 9.51 926 12.64 2.55
Intermediate goods543 14.05 1,974 26.95 2.20
Consumer goods2,625 67.90 3,110 42.45 3.16
Capital goods199 5.16 1,154 15.75 0.81

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.27
Index of export market penetration: 2.81
World Growth: -12.27
Country Growth: -4.71

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 12
Maximum Rate (%): 164
Simple Average (%): 3.73
Weighted Average (%): 2.43
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 4,766,749.84
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 61.52

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 20,661
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 3,320.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -15.48
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -3,198.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 11.02
Trade (% of GDP): 61.87