Bahrain Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 14,348
No. Of products 2,743
No. Of partners 137
Imports (in US$ Mil) 20,598
No. Of products 4,108
No. Of partners 210

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.09
Index of export market penetration2.99
World Growth3.50
Country Growth16.06

Service Indicators 2019

Service imports (BoP, current US$)...
Service exports (BoP, current US$)...
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)65.52
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)76.84

Bahrain top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Unspecified6,898 48.08
Saudi Arabia1,911 13.32
United Arab Emirates878 6.12
United States683 4.76
Oman655 4.56
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Saudi Arabia6,814 33.08
China1,878 9.12
United Arab Emirates1,309 6.35
United States1,206 5.85
Australia946 4.59

Bahrain Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials1,162 8.10 7,338 35.63 3.75
Intermediate goods3,797 26.47 3,650 17.72 1.51
Consumer goods8,829 61.54 5,363 26.04 8.00
Capital goods550 3.83 4,239 20.58 1.59

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils, etc, ...6,906,979.36
Agglomerated iron or ...989,488.92
Wire,aluminium,not a ...748,238.44
Aluminium unwrought, ...504,909.62
Plate, sheet or stri ...361,818.71
Petroleum oils and o ...5,721,286.03
Aluminium oxide, oth ...906,405.45
Non-agglomerated iro ...738,724.28
Automobiles with rec ...474,440.51
Automobiles with rec ...437,095.87

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Bahrain

Tariffs 2018

No. Of Tariff Agreement 6
Simple Average (%) 3.36
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 7,248,945.48
Maximum Rate (%) 223.21
Weighted Average (%) 4.28
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 34.21

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.05
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.04

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All50.80

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)38,475
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)22,170.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)4,357.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)11.32

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank43
Trading Across Borders Rank77

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score3.31
LPI Rank44