Bahamas, The Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 443
No. Of products 1,132
No. Of partners 65
Imports (in US$ Mil) 3,161
No. Of products 3,860
No. Of partners 103

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.17
Index of export market penetration1.53
World Growth-6.47
Country Growth-25.58

Service Indicators 2016

Service imports (BoP, current US$)1,701,742,247.00
Service exports (BoP, current US$)2,929,869,742.90
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)44.03
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)40.39

Bahamas, The top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States368 83.06
France19 4.37
Finland14 3.18
United Kingdom6 1.38
Canada5 1.23
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States2,588 81.86
Unspecified95 2.99
Dominica47 1.49
Japan36 1.13
France32 1.01

Bahamas, The Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials64 14.55 271 8.58 17.65
Intermediate goods144 32.45 346 10.93 29.52
Consumer goods158 35.60 1,966 62.19 17.52
Capital goods77 17.40 453 14.32 28.60

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Expansible polystyre ...86,472.04
Petroleum oils, etc, ...70,345.62
Frozen rock lobster ...55,270.04
Compounds with pyrim ...48,985.80
Sailboats, with or w ...20,942.53
Petroleum oils, etc, ...520,197.56
Automobiles with rec ...49,727.11
Plates..., of polyme ...42,929.26
Other bread, etc, ne ...37,217.84
Chemical products an ...36,938.79

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Bahamas, The

Tariffs 2015

No. Of Tariff Agreement 2
Simple Average (%) 28.08
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 1,435,679.48
Maximum Rate (%) 85
Weighted Average (%) 18.66
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 24.49

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 All...

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)9,047
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)21,020.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-329.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-3.64

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank119
Trading Across Borders Rank157

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.75
LPI Rank78