South Africa Trade Summary

2002 Data

South Africa exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR South Africa

Overall Exports and Imports

Exportsmore »
Exports (in US$ Mil): 23,064
No. Of products: 4,674
No. Of partners: 214
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 26,221
No. Of products: 4,671
No. Of partners: 217

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Bituminous coal, not ...1,766,650.71
Automobiles with rec ...1,368,261.12
Filtering or purifyi ...916,848.22
Petroleum oils, etc, ...804,541.14
Aluminium unwrought, ...675,387.94
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils and o ...2,797,338.03
Transmission apparat ...669,581.75
Automobiles with rec ...520,680.70
Diamonds non-industr ...413,523.60
Other medicaments of ...374,207.38

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Kingdom2,519 10.92
United States2,439 10.58
Germany1,884 8.17
Japan1,490 6.46
Netherlands1,189 5.15
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany4,078 15.55
United States3,085 11.77
United Kingdom2,373 9.05
Japan1,819 6.94
China1,359 5.18

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials6,060 26.27 4,170 15.91 1.06
Intermediate goods7,809 33.86 4,939 18.84 4.13
Consumer goods5,435 23.56 5,687 21.69 12.31
Capital goods3,563 15.45 8,991 34.29 2.44

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.05
Index of export market penetration: 12.79
World Growth: 2.05
Country Growth: 1.68

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 4
Maximum Rate (%): 431.18
Simple Average (%): 8.30
Weighted Average (%): 4.95
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 15,070,329.74
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 45.26

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$ Mil): 115,482
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 2,690.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): 3.80
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): 4,385.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 9.19
Trade (% of GDP): 59.76