Burundi Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 164
No. Of products 856
No. Of partners 70
Imports (in US$ Mil) 1,025
No. Of products 2,965
No. Of partners 139

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.23
Index of export market penetration1.40
World Growth12.59
Country Growth-12.58

Service Indicators 2021

Service imports (BoP, current US$)...
Service exports (BoP, current US$)...
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)23.82
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)5.00

Burundi top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Arab Emirates45 27.61
Congo, Dem. Rep.34 20.56
Belgium14 8.29
Pakistan10 6.25
Tanzania8 4.74
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China190 18.49
Saudi Arabia127 12.36
Tanzania102 9.91
India88 8.61
United Arab Emirates74 7.20

Burundi Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials50 30.46 65 6.36 12.25
Intermediate goods57 34.73 284 27.74 5.87
Consumer goods54 32.96 514 50.18 10.49
Capital goods3 1.77 160 15.63 3.48

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Gold in unwrought fo ...40,572.70
Coffee, not roasted ...27,593.50
Black tea (fermented ...24,428.24
Niobium, tantalum an ...12,126.59
Beer made from malt7,396.45
Petroleum oils, etc, ...162,766.16
Other medicaments of ...44,822.57
Flat rlld prod, i/na ...26,873.43
Spelt, common wheat ...24,635.99

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Burundi

Tariffs 2021

No. Of Tariff Agreement 5
Simple Average (%) 11.29
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 430,161.29
Maximum Rate (%) 101.33
Weighted Average (%) 8.53
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 46.25

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)

2021 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)2,776
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)220.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-522.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-18.82

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