Bulgaria Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 33,787
No. Of products 3,802
No. Of partners 204
Imports (in US$ Mil) 37,928
No. Of products 4,325
No. Of partners 165

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.05
Index of export market penetration10.09
World Growth3.50
Country Growth3.89

Service Indicators 2018

Service imports (BoP, current US$)6,572,760,000.00
Service exports (BoP, current US$)10,726,090,000.00
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)64.31
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)66.94

Bulgaria top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany4,928 14.59
Italy2,880 8.52
Romania2,829 8.37
Turkey2,634 7.80
Greece2,229 6.60
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany4,693 12.37
Russian Federation3,687 9.72
Italy2,861 7.54
Romania2,606 6.87
Turkey2,374 6.26

Bulgaria Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials4,008 11.86 7,395 19.50 2.37
Intermediate goods9,944 29.43 8,898 23.46 2.75
Consumer goods11,889 35.19 11,704 30.86 2.35
Capital goods6,549 19.38 7,967 21.00 0.94

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils, etc, ...2,193,597.63
Copper cathodes and ...1,256,512.70
Copper unrefined, co ...1,067,364.19
Spelt, common wheat ...852,095.86
Other medicaments of ...764,569.52
Petroleum oils and o ...2,969,218.80
Copper ores and conc ...1,851,151.40
Other medicaments of ...1,036,422.18
Petroleum oils, etc, ...808,409.72
Natural gas in gaseo ...721,646.65

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Bulgaria

Tariffs 2006

No. Of Tariff Agreement 14
Simple Average (%) 4.08
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 15,963,041.33
Maximum Rate (%) 112.23
Weighted Average (%) 2.07
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 63.79

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)

2018 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)65,133
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)8,860.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)1,712.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)2.63

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