El Salvador Trade Summary

2015 Data

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR El Salvador

Overall Exports and Imports

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Exports (in US$ Mil): 5,509
No. Of products: 2,597
No. Of partners: 126
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 10,293
No. Of products: 3,938
No. Of partners: 175

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
T-shirts, singlets a ...663,215.93
Men's or boys' under ...186,772.09
Raw cane sugar, in s ...178,880.31
Hosiery and footwear ...176,017.65
Jerseys, pullovers, ...161,787.53
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...1,167,949.10
Other medicaments of ...239,943.70
Transmission apparat ...181,826.74
Weft knits or croche ...147,057.15
Maize (excl. seed)130,025.82

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States2,581 46.85
Honduras770 13.98
Guatemala750 13.61
Nicaragua368 6.69
Costa Rica249 4.52
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States3,480 33.81
China1,397 13.57
Guatemala1,022 9.92
Mexico752 7.31
Honduras536 5.21

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials283 5.14 743 7.22 4.41
Intermediate goods946 17.17 2,882 28.00 1.30
Consumer goods3,921 71.18 4,786 46.50 2.30
Capital goods250 4.53 1,656 16.09 0.81

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.27
Index of export market penetration: 2.96
World Growth: -6.46
Country Growth: 2.95

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 15
Maximum Rate (%): 164
Simple Average (%): 3.83
Weighted Average (%): 1.79
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 8,146,887.03
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 60.99

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$ Mil): 26,052
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 3,840.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -16.11
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -4,198.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 14.85
Trade (% of GDP): 67.69