Bulgaria Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 41,371
No. Of products 3,871
No. Of partners 204
Imports (in US$ Mil) 46,396
No. Of products 4,323
No. Of partners 172

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.06
Index of export market penetration10.73
World Growth12.59
Country Growth17.10

Service Indicators 2021

Service imports (BoP, current US$)6,021,860,000.00
Service exports (BoP, current US$)10,843,170,000.00
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)59.65
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)61.33

Bulgaria top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany6,128 14.81
Romania4,151 10.03
Italy3,101 7.50
Greece2,869 6.93
Turkey2,544 6.15
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Germany5,675 12.23
Turkey3,635 7.84
Russian Federation3,524 7.60
Romania3,498 7.54
Italy3,059 6.59

Bulgaria Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials5,912 14.29 7,475 16.11 0.37
Intermediate goods12,896 31.17 11,646 25.10 1.39
Consumer goods12,616 30.50 15,252 32.87 2.46
Capital goods8,660 20.93 9,864 21.26 0.77

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Copper cathodes and ...1,735,869.45
Spelt, common wheat ...1,320,983.94
Petroleum oils, etc, ...1,259,912.88
Copper unrefined, co ...1,001,855.07
Chemical products an ...924,010.34
Copper ores and conc ...2,033,794.59
Petroleum oils and o ...2,026,580.76
Natural gas in gaseo ...1,573,793.23
Other medicaments of ...1,239,131.81
Petroleum oils, etc, ...924,937.42

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Bulgaria

Tariffs 2021

No. Of Tariff Agreement ...
Simple Average (%) 2.45
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 13,468,305.45
Maximum Rate (%) 209.19
Weighted Average (%) 1.39
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 54.17

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)

2021 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)84,061
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)11,200.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)1,411.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)1.68

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