Bangladesh Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Bangladesh

2015

Overall Exports and Imports

Exports
Exports (in US$ Mil) 31,734
No. Of products 1,728
No. Of partners 188
Imports
Imports (in US$ Mil) 48,059
No. Of products 4,208
No. Of partners 202

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.07
Index of export market penetration5.93
World Growth-6.47
Country Growth2.31

Service Indicators 2016

Service imports (BoP, current US$)...
Service exports (BoP, current US$)...
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)21.30
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)16.65

Bangladesh top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States6,139 19.35
Germany4,673 14.73
United Kingdom3,500 11.03
Spain1,845 5.82
France1,755 5.53
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China10,349 21.53
India5,882 12.24
Singapore4,418 9.19
Hong Kong, China2,624 5.46
Indonesia2,204 4.59

Bangladesh Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials824 2.60 6,089 12.67 4.88
Intermediate goods973 3.07 22,542 46.91 12.91
Consumer goods29,644 93.41 11,132 23.16 18.47
Capital goods293 0.92 8,295 17.26 6.63

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports
T-shirts, singlets a ...5,788,902.05
Men's or boys' trous ...5,030,217.65
Women's or girls' tr ...2,209,167.26
Men's or boys' shirt ...1,680,796.76
Jerseys, pullovers, ...1,244,220.82
Imports
Petroleum oils, etc, ...4,359,371.01
Cotton, not carded o ...2,229,517.42
Palm oil (excl. crud ...1,749,343.24
Durum wheat991,308.16
Crude soya-bean oil944,269.78

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Bangladesh

Tariffs 2015

No. Of Tariff Agreement 5
Simple Average (%) 11.97
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 4,715,629.16
Maximum Rate (%) 25
Weighted Average (%) 11.82
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 7.09

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI)

OTRI »
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff...
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff...

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

SPRD »
Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All44.20

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM)

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

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB)

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

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2016 WDI »
Population162,951,560
GDP (current US$ Mil)221,415
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)1,330.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-10,307.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-4.65

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank177
Trading Across Borders Rank173

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2016 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings3.50

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.66
LPI Rank87