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): 310,538
No. Of products: 4,714
No. Of partners: 232
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 276,278
No. Of products: 4,891
No. Of partners: 236

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Petroleum oils and o ...128,643,343.48
Petroleum oils, etc, ...15,234,176.89
Gold in oth semi-man ...6,379,375.43
Agglomerated iron or ...5,588,143.78
Bituminous coal, not ...5,315,955.37
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils, etc, ...22,423,178.08
Petroleum oils and o ...16,073,478.18
Automobiles with rec ...6,613,705.48
Other medicaments of ...3,698,976.73
Diesel powered truck ...2,907,692.37

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States50,440 16.24
China44,653 14.38
India18,464 5.95
South Africa14,091 4.54
Netherlands11,812 3.80
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China35,213 12.75
South Africa21,396 7.74
United States21,059 7.62
Germany13,453 4.87
France13,208 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 materials180,588 58.15 32,309 11.69 3.82
Intermediate goods62,730 20.20 56,151 20.32 6.73
Consumer goods47,836 15.40 97,569 35.32 11.92
Capital goods18,300 5.89 83,798 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$ Mil): 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