World Trade Summary

1997 Data

World exports, imports, tariff by year.

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Year
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Imports/Exports

Products

TRADE SUMMARY FOR World

Overall Exports and Imports

Exportsmore »
Exports (in US$ Mil): 5,302,477
No. Of products: 5,034
No. Of partners: 222
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 5,395,409
No. Of products: 5,037
No. Of partners: 222

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Petroleum oils and o ...139,391,635.11
Automobiles with rec ...124,747,287.64
Monolithic integrate ...104,121,712.68
Parts and accessorie ...103,261,210.07
Automobiles with rec ...56,562,541.28
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils and o ...252,929,701.27
Automobiles with rec ...126,171,624.53
Monolithic integrate ...104,718,694.93
Parts and accessorie ...101,610,402.24
Storage units, wheth ...57,322,778.37

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States833,725 15.72
Germany426,409 8.04
United Kingdom287,212 5.42
Japan267,845 5.05
France264,648 4.99
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States718,106 13.31
Germany478,381 8.87
Japan440,918 8.17
China279,015 5.17
France274,873 5.09

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials486,965 9.18 651,249 12.07 8.99
Intermediate goods1,163,260 21.94 1,193,019 22.11 7.21
Consumer goods1,590,367 29.99 1,545,970 28.65 13.77
Capital goods1,839,037 34.68 1,779,673 32.98 6.16

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.05
Index of export market penetration: 75.96
World Growth: 3.05
Country Growth: 3.05

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 322
Maximum Rate (%): 3,000
Simple Average (%): 10.11
Weighted Average (%): 9.01
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 502.51
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 27.42

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 31,403,319
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 5,522.30
Trade Balance (% of GDP): 0.61
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): 140,182.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 8.35
Trade (% of GDP): 45.84