Congo, Rep. Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 4,893
No. Of products 937
No. Of partners 115
Imports (in US$ Mil) 1,908
No. Of products 3,199
No. Of partners 133

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.26
Index of export market penetration1.54
World Growth-3.91
Country Growth-18.67

Service Indicators 2020

Service imports (BoP, current US$)...
Service exports (BoP, current US$)...
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)55.95
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)58.01

Congo, Rep. top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China3,120 63.76
Spain422 8.62
Gabon227 4.63
United States143 2.92
India112 2.30
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China357 18.72
France277 14.52
Belgium141 7.39
United States127 6.66
Spain76 3.98

Congo, Rep. Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials3,640 74.38 345 18.06 29.01
Intermediate goods212 4.32 262 13.73 10.21
Consumer goods244 4.99 658 34.47 14.72
Capital goods791 16.16 640 33.53 7.15

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils and o ...3,448,746.97
Floating or submersi ...459,313.37
Keruing, Ramin, Kapu ...180,261.56
Petroleum oils, etc, ...173,079.81
Cargo vessels nes an ...163,645.95
Cargo vessels nes an ...130,832.54
Frozen cuts and offa ...73,387.58
Palm oil (excl. crud ...58,537.84
Other medicaments of ...55,591.33
Petroleum oils, etc, ...54,704.89

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Congo, Rep.

Tariffs 2015

No. Of Tariff Agreement 2
Simple Average (%) 12.91
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 191,855.37
Maximum Rate (%) 35
Weighted Average (%) 11.55
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 5.07

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 All51.70

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)

2020 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)10,885
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)1,830.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)224.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)2.06

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank180
Trading Across Borders Rank183

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2018 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings3.50

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.38
LPI Rank125