Burundi Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 169
No. Of products 700
No. Of partners 70
Imports (in US$ Mil) 794
No. Of products 2,898
No. Of partners 130

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.28
Index of export market penetration1.36
World Growth3.50
Country Growth20.51

Service Indicators 2018

Service imports (BoP, current US$)229,181,726.30
Service exports (BoP, current US$)104,916,140.91
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)30.50
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)7.76

Burundi top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Arab Emirates50 29.70
Congo, Dem. Rep.19 11.18
Pakistan13 7.77
Belgium12 7.19
Switzerland9 5.60
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Saudi Arabia136 17.15
China103 12.97
United Arab Emirates70 8.80
India56 7.05
Tanzania50 6.28

Burundi Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials57 33.84 59 7.45 0.17
Intermediate goods60 35.65 206 25.94 4.05
Consumer goods48 28.38 402 50.60 9.43
Capital goods4 2.11 125 15.77 5.42

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Gold in unwrought fo ...45,432.82
Coffee, not roasted ...40,764.68
Black tea (fermented ...26,050.36
Niobium, tantalum an ...11,845.33
Wheat or meslin flou ...9,051.00
Petroleum oils, etc, ...153,774.30
Other medicaments of ...40,657.96
Cane or beet sugar, ...21,120.33
Spelt, common wheat ...20,504.13
Mineral or chemical ...19,692.30

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Burundi

Tariffs 2018

No. Of Tariff Agreement 5
Simple Average (%) 11.24
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 182,709.18
Maximum Rate (%) 100
Weighted Average (%) 7.89
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 42.73

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.10
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.07

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All20.20

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)

2018 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)3,037
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)280.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-691.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-22.74

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank166
Trading Across Borders Rank169

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2018 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings4

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.51
LPI Rank107