Cape Verde Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 50
No. Of products 54
No. Of partners 16
Imports (in US$ Mil) 794
No. Of products 3,210
No. Of partners 107

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.29
Index of export market penetration1.22
World Growth1.50
Country Growth0.21

Service Indicators 2017

Service imports (BoP, current US$)351,997,392.66
Service exports (BoP, current US$)643,725,118.45
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)66.88
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)47.45

Cape Verde top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Spain35 70.79
Portugal12 24.76
United States1 2.33
Angola0 0.50
Italy0 0.37
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Portugal341 42.93
Spain100 12.60
Italy49 6.15
China43 5.40
Netherlands36 4.59

Cape Verde Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials9 18.48 74 9.27 14.24
Intermediate goods5 9.86 128 16.15 4.72
Consumer goods36 71.66 405 50.98 14.50
Capital goods... ... 187 23.59 5.13

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Prepared or preserve ...11,853.43
Prepared or preserve ...10,947.24
Frozen tunas, nes9,078.38
Prepared or preserve ...4,013.44
Uppers and parts the ...3,725.71
Petroleum oils, etc, ...71,228.80
Aircraft nes of an u ...27,550.47
Semi-milled or wholl ...22,447.70
Portland cement (exc ...19,442.56
Cane or beet sugar, ...11,664.14

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Cape Verde

Tariffs 2015

No. Of Tariff Agreement 1
Simple Average (%) 14.82
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 162,036.84
Maximum Rate (%) 50
Weighted Average (%) 10.89
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 28.74

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.10
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.10

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All...

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM) 2014

No Of NTM Measures (2014)44
No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit) (2014)5,205

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB)

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

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2017 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)1,773
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)3,030.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-345.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-19.44

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank127
Trading Across Borders Rank107

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2017 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings4.50

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

LPI Score...
LPI Rank...