Sub-Saharan Africa Trade Summary

2002 Data

Sub-Saharan Africa exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Sub-Saharan Africa

Overall Exports and Imports

Exportsmore »
Exports (in US$ Mil): 71,745
No. Of products: 4,878
No. Of partners: 231
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 75,836
No. Of products: 5,021
No. Of partners: 237

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Petroleum oils and o ...19,651,347.92
Diamonds unsorted wh ...2,726,136.63
Petroleum oils, etc, ...2,448,264.74
Cocoa beans, whole o ...1,979,736.13
Bituminous coal, not ...1,768,909.46
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils and o ...4,280,596.89
Petroleum oils, etc, ...3,407,122.36
Automobiles with rec ...1,340,681.65
Other medicaments of ...1,079,974.07
Spelt, common wheat ...1,005,865.00

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States11,268 15.71
United Kingdom6,943 9.68
France4,322 6.02
India3,141 4.38
Netherlands3,109 4.33
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
South Africa9,307 12.27
Germany6,154 8.11
United States5,803 7.65
United Kingdom5,227 6.89
France5,225 6.89

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials36,487 50.86 9,505 12.53 3.98
Intermediate goods15,371 21.42 17,872 23.57 8.77
Consumer goods13,392 18.67 23,608 31.13 16.17
Capital goods5,321 7.42 21,305 28.09 7.82

Trade Indicators

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Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 219
Maximum Rate (%): 2,051.09
Simple Average (%): 14.44
Weighted Average (%): 10.26
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 26,503,595.30
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 19.57

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 367,108
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 485.12
Trade Balance (% of GDP): 1.29
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): 2,561.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 13.55
Trade (% of GDP): 67.23