Bulgaria Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 31,915
No. Of products 3,816
No. Of partners 208
Imports (in US$ Mil) 35,027
No. Of products 4,294
No. Of partners 167

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.06
Index of export market penetration10.23
World Growth-3.91
Country Growth-2.26

Service Indicators 2020

Service imports (BoP, current US$)4,782,580,000.00
Service exports (BoP, current US$)8,155,680,000.00
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)54.44
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)56.14

Bulgaria top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany5,111 16.02
Romania2,899 9.08
Italy2,191 6.86
Greece2,119 6.64
Turkey2,058 6.45
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany4,229 12.07
Romania2,562 7.31
Turkey2,485 7.09
Italy2,483 7.09
Russian Federation2,141 6.11

Bulgaria Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials4,332 13.57 6,199 17.70 0.23
Intermediate goods8,754 27.43 8,270 23.61 1.17
Consumer goods10,896 34.14 11,210 32.00 2.33
Capital goods6,744 21.13 7,599 21.70 0.79

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Copper cathodes and ...1,181,146.66
Petroleum oils, etc, ...1,104,780.96
Copper unrefined, co ...1,005,267.50
Other medicaments of ...805,512.20
Spelt, common wheat ...696,409.71
Copper ores and conc ...1,670,667.54
Petroleum oils and o ...1,470,862.29
Other medicaments of ...1,103,967.39
Transmission apparat ...594,916.12
Petroleum oils, etc, ...573,587.52

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Bulgaria

Tariffs 2019

No. Of Tariff Agreement ...
Simple Average (%) 2.08
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 10,439,254.89
Maximum Rate (%) 149.59
Weighted Average (%) 1.08
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 56.68

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI)

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

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All15.50

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)

2020 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)69,105
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)9,540.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)1,174.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)1.70

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank61
Trading Across Borders Rank21

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.81
LPI Rank72