Sub-Saharan Africa Trade Summary

2010 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): 309,442
No. Of products: 4,714
No. Of partners: 231
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 276,151
No. Of products: 4,891
No. Of partners: 235

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Petroleum oils and o ...128,380,909.48
Petroleum oils, etc, ...15,234,532.72
Gold in oth semi-man ...6,381,700.38
Bituminous coal, not ...5,315,628.92
Cocoa beans, whole o ...5,105,745.87
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...22,422,653.64
Petroleum oils and o ...16,053,572.69
Automobiles with rec ...6,610,247.04
Other medicaments of ...3,696,938.40
Diesel powered truck ...2,907,245.72

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States50,439 16.30
China44,075 14.24
India18,465 5.97
South Africa14,091 4.55
Netherlands11,801 3.81
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China35,202 12.75
South Africa21,396 7.75
United States21,049 7.62
Germany13,437 4.87
France13,207 4.78

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials179,831 58.11 32,285 11.69 3.82
Intermediate goods62,742 20.28 56,127 20.32 6.73
Consumer goods47,836 15.46 97,537 35.32 11.92
Capital goods18,299 5.91 83,759 30.33 5.42

Trade Indicators

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Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 563
Maximum Rate (%): 5,000
Simple Average (%): 11.62
Weighted Average (%): 7.90
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 92,397,946.67
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 27.98

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 1,361,111
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 1,283.20
Trade Balance (% of GDP): 1.13
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): 19,367.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 11.22
Trade (% of GDP): 62.29