Bolivia Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 9,065
No. Of products 1,456
No. Of partners 116
Imports (in US$ Mil) 10,045
No. Of products 3,929
No. Of partners 195

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.09
Index of export market penetration2.23
World Growth3.50
Country Growth7.73

Service Indicators 2018

Service imports (BoP, current US$)3,255,642,958.00
Service exports (BoP, current US$)1,465,775,284.20
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)31.12
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)25.99

Bolivia top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Brazil1,721 18.98
Argentina1,451 16.01
India723 7.98
Japan671 7.40
Korea, Rep.577 6.37
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China2,075 20.66
Brazil1,613 16.05
Argentina1,167 11.61
Peru670 6.67
United States639 6.36

Bolivia Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials2,917 32.18 141 1.41 2.21
Intermediate goods2,688 29.66 2,411 24.00 3.53
Consumer goods3,368 37.16 4,163 41.45 6.96
Capital goods89 0.99 3,324 33.09 3.87

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Natural gas in gaseo ...2,970,357.79
Zinc ores and concen ...1,515,585.97
Gold in unwrought fo ...1,165,844.26
Oil-cake and other s ...528,987.42
Silver ores and conc ...521,142.94
Petroleum oils, etc, ...1,347,646.13
Steam and vapour tur ...439,784.07
Gas turbines nes of ...245,723.54
Automobiles with rec ...238,913.99
Bars&rods,i/nas,hr,h ...221,732.61

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Bolivia

Tariffs 2018

No. Of Tariff Agreement 46
Simple Average (%) 9.95
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 4,388,861.38
Maximum Rate (%) 40
Weighted Average (%) 4.73
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 27.93

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.15
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.11

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All13.80

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM) 2014

No Of NTM Measures (2014)31
No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit) (2014)1,577

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB)

Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Simple Average...
Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Weighted Average...

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2018 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)40,288
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)3,370.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-2,068.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-5.13

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank150
Trading Across Borders Rank100

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2015 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings4.50

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.25
LPI Rank138