World Trade Summary

1998 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): 5,269,346
No. Of products: 5,033
No. Of partners: 222
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 5,345,087
No. Of products: 5,037
No. Of partners: 222

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Automobiles with rec ...132,746,592.88
Petroleum oils and o ...119,463,496.70
Parts and accessorie ...107,893,268.30
Monolithic integrate ...96,786,103.13
Automobiles with rec ...60,513,177.18
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils and o ...175,199,967.25
Automobiles with rec ...129,842,528.26
Parts and accessorie ...109,194,841.11
Monolithic integrate ...96,886,587.46
Automobiles with rec ...58,880,939.74

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States874,754 16.60
Germany445,410 8.45
United Kingdom298,157 5.66
France281,170 5.34
Japan224,903 4.27
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States713,863 13.36
Germany503,667 9.42
Japan409,281 7.66
France292,249 5.47
China282,497 5.29

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials440,897 8.37 549,910 10.29 10.58
Intermediate goods1,141,152 21.66 1,179,572 22.07 7.59
Consumer goods1,592,525 30.22 1,590,502 29.76 13.67
Capital goods1,885,011 35.77 1,834,530 34.32 5.47

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.05
Index of export market penetration: 78.65
World Growth: -0.47
Country Growth: -0.47

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 211
Maximum Rate (%): 3,000
Simple Average (%): 10.52
Weighted Average (%): 8.98
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 107.42
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 31.08

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 31,314,851
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 5,288.10
Trade Balance (% of GDP): 0.69
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): 114,406.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 8.65
Trade (% of GDP): 46.39