Saudi Arabia Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 286,467
No. Of products 3,392
No. Of partners 177
Imports (in US$ Mil) 152,695
No. Of products 4,306
No. Of partners 216

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.09
Index of export market penetration5.70
World Growth12.59
Country Growth20.39

Service Indicators 2021

Service imports (BoP, current US$)73,281,012,082.21
Service exports (BoP, current US$)10,303,209,064.77
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)24.52
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)32.98

Saudi Arabia top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Unspecified171,443 59.85
United Arab Emirates14,750 5.15
China10,958 3.83
India9,133 3.19
Egypt, Arab Rep.7,783 2.72
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China30,235 19.80
United States16,217 10.62
United Arab Emirates12,471 8.17
India8,074 5.29
Germany7,491 4.91

Saudi Arabia Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials154,406 53.90 11,038 7.23 5.36
Intermediate goods53,320 18.61 34,105 22.34 4.31
Consumer goods69,265 24.18 61,809 40.48 4.63
Capital goods8,699 3.04 37,078 24.28 3.38

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils and o ...150,844,262.90
Petroleum oils, etc, ...52,250,045.20
Polypropylene, in pr ...6,827,800.78
Polyethylene having ...5,501,990.91
Polyethylene having ...4,818,824.86
Petroleum oils, etc, ...6,996,144.70
Transmission apparat ...6,748,336.26
Automobiles with rec ...5,911,568.79
Automobiles with rec ...5,261,526.13
Gold in unwrought fo ...3,683,447.62

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Saudi Arabia

Tariffs 2020

No. Of Tariff Agreement 5
Simple Average (%) 4.70
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 44,678,779.02
Maximum Rate (%) 1,363.59
Weighted Average (%) 4.23
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 22.97

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.02
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.01

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All42.50

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM)

No Of NTM Measures...
No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit)...

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB)

Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Simple Average...
Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Weighted Average...

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2021 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)868,586
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)23,920.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)73,486.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)8.46

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank62
Trading Across Borders Rank86

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score3.16
LPI Rank52