Sub-Saharan Africa Trade Summary

2007 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): 232,441
No. Of products: 4,824
No. Of partners: 231
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 226,228
No. Of products: 4,971
No. Of partners: 234

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Petroleum oils and o ...107,965,882.76
Diamonds non-industr ...5,689,932.36
Petroleum oils, etc, ...4,415,688.42
Platinum unwrought o ...3,355,454.24
Aluminium unwrought, ...3,231,663.51
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...15,297,546.27
Petroleum oils and o ...14,966,973.92
Automobiles with rec ...4,531,453.88
Spelt, common wheat ...3,287,042.11
Other medicaments of ...2,943,369.59

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States49,841 21.44
China22,987 9.89
United Kingdom11,749 5.05
France11,368 4.89
South Africa10,797 4.64
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China23,089 10.21
South Africa16,508 7.30
United States15,881 7.02
Germany14,082 6.22
France12,613 5.58

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials144,147 62.01 28,631 12.66 2.60
Intermediate goods49,057 21.11 48,495 21.44 6.18
Consumer goods23,845 10.26 71,067 31.41 11.25
Capital goods13,923 5.99 70,613 31.21 4.70

Trade Indicators

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Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 483
Maximum Rate (%): 3,000
Simple Average (%): 12
Weighted Average (%): 6.96
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 76,811,248.65
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 30.05

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$ Mil): 932,416
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 1,027.90
Trade Balance (% of GDP): 0.28
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): 2,015.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 13.76
Trade (% of GDP): 69.99