Bulgaria Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 33,454
No. Of products 3,832
No. Of partners 202
Imports (in US$ Mil) 37,765
No. Of products 4,307
No. Of partners 168

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.05
Index of export market penetration9.88
World Growth-1.13
Country Growth-0.38

Service Indicators 2019

Service imports (BoP, current US$)5,995,000,000.00
Service exports (BoP, current US$)11,449,240,000.00
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)60.98
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)64.19

Bulgaria top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany4,936 14.75
Romania2,908 8.69
Italy2,447 7.32
Turkey2,431 7.27
Greece2,246 6.71
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany4,535 12.01
Russian Federation3,729 9.87
Italy2,808 7.44
Romania2,697 7.14
Turkey2,461 6.52

Bulgaria Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials4,395 13.14 7,263 19.23 0.23
Intermediate goods8,869 26.51 8,828 23.38 1.17
Consumer goods12,144 36.30 11,827 31.32 2.33
Capital goods6,895 20.61 7,890 20.89 0.79

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils, etc, ...2,479,269.98
Copper cathodes and ...995,829.33
Spelt, common wheat ...931,805.73
Other medicaments of ...792,581.04
Copper unrefined, co ...782,121.52
Petroleum oils and o ...3,151,074.65
Copper ores and conc ...1,396,673.41
Other medicaments of ...1,018,029.51
Petroleum oils, etc, ...816,812.59
Natural gas in gaseo ...688,718.16

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)

2019 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)68,559
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)9,570.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)2,201.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)3.21

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