Bulgaria Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 26,088
No. Of products 3,796
No. Of partners 200
Imports (in US$ Mil) 28,875
No. Of products 4,345
No. Of partners 174

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.06
Index of export market penetration8.63
World Growth-4.43
Country Growth-1.23

Service Indicators 2016

Service imports (BoP, current US$)4,489,220,000.00
Service exports (BoP, current US$)8,324,050,000.00
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)60.51
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)63.57

Bulgaria top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany3,556 13.63
Italy2,401 9.21
Romania2,290 8.78
Turkey2,090 8.01
Greece1,826 7.00
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany3,788 13.12
Russian Federation2,580 8.94
Italy2,288 7.92
Romania2,007 6.95
Turkey1,796 6.22

Bulgaria Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials3,516 13.48 4,736 16.40 2.37
Intermediate goods6,793 26.04 7,282 25.22 2.75
Consumer goods9,873 37.85 9,267 32.09 2.35
Capital goods4,559 17.47 5,993 20.75 0.94

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils, etc, ...1,669,940.87
Copper cathodes and ...919,251.94
Spelt, common wheat ...758,267.17
Other medicaments of ...610,060.42
Electrical energy505,901.83
Petroleum oils and o ...1,892,048.41
Copper ores and conc ...909,374.18
Other medicaments of ...816,371.11
Petroleum oils, etc, ...612,975.44
Natural gas in gaseo ...481,468.91

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)

2016 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)52,395
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)7,470.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)1,602.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)3.06

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank50
Trading Across Borders Rank21

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.81
LPI Rank72