South Africa Trade Summary

2013 Data

South Africa exports, imports, tariff by year.
South Africa monthly trade data
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TRADE SUMMARY FOR South Africa

Overall Exports and Imports

Exportsmore »
Exports (in US$ Mil): 95,112
No. Of products: 4,491
No. Of partners: 218
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 103,441
No. Of products: 4,492
No. Of partners: 226

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Gold in oth semi-man ...6,613,927.82
Agglomerated iron or ...5,781,650.93
Bituminous coal, not ...5,671,829.74
Platinum in other se ...3,838,693.76
Petroleum oils, etc, ...3,206,373.49
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils and o ...14,721,751.75
Petroleum oils, etc, ...6,433,109.27
Transmission apparat ...2,225,903.44
Automobiles with rec ...1,933,678.92
Other medicaments of ...1,486,792.26

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China12,046 12.67
Unspecified7,167 7.54
United States6,886 7.24
Japan5,572 5.86
Botswana4,602 4.84
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China16,006 15.47
Germany10,698 10.34
Saudi Arabia8,026 7.76
United States6,564 6.35
India5,377 5.20

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials28,179 29.63 18,470 17.86 0.30
Intermediate goods34,329 36.09 16,957 16.39 1.85
Consumer goods18,006 18.93 31,545 30.50 11.25
Capital goods14,360 15.10 30,235 29.23 1.90

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.12
Index of export market penetration: 13.09
World Growth: 1.01
Country Growth: -0.16

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 5
Maximum Rate (%): 433.56
Simple Average (%): 6.40
Weighted Average (%): 4.15
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 66,543,723.70
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 67.33

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 366,624
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 7,400.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -2.39
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -8,770.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 9.51
Trade (% of GDP): 64.15