El Salvador Trade Summary

2017 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): 5,760
No. Of products: 2,628
No. Of partners: 123
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 10,593
No. Of products: 3,964
No. Of partners: 175

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
T-shirts, singlets a ...602,898.52
Jerseys, pullovers, ...240,789.66
Men's or boys' under ...190,707.19
Raw cane sugar, in s ...187,188.17
Electrical capacitor ...162,262.54
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...1,011,957.24
Other medicaments of ...232,747.76
Transmission apparat ...215,906.26
Petroleum gases and ...203,878.89
T-shirts, singlets a ...153,627.17

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States2,588 44.94
Honduras797 13.83
Guatemala792 13.75
Nicaragua431 7.48
Costa Rica262 4.55
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States3,371 31.83
China1,447 13.66
Guatemala1,048 9.89
Mexico878 8.29
Honduras585 5.52

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials251 4.36 739 6.97 3.24
Intermediate goods1,051 18.25 3,070 28.98 1.15
Consumer goods4,165 72.31 5,059 47.76 3.07
Capital goods292 5.06 1,705 16.10 1.02

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.35
Index of export market penetration: 2.75
World Growth: 1.50
Country Growth: -9.42

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 15
Maximum Rate (%): 164
Simple Average (%): 3.69
Weighted Average (%): 2.07
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 7,202,375.31
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 62.52

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 24,805
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 3,560.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -17.27
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -4,284.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 17.84
Trade (% of GDP): 72.55