Cape Verde Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 60
No. Of products 40
No. Of partners 15
Imports (in US$ Mil) 672
No. Of products 3,201
No. Of partners 113

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.34
Index of export market penetration1.25
World Growth-4.43
Country Growth11.39

Service Indicators

Service imports (BoP, current US$)353,293,117.16
Service exports (BoP, current US$)589,885,685.73
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)...
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)...

Cape Verde top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Spain44 72.44
Portugal12 19.18
Turkey3 4.16
Italy1 1.23
United States1 1.12
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Portugal313 46.51
Spain76 11.27
Netherlands43 6.38
China32 4.79
Brazil23 3.44

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 materials23 38.28 64 9.45 14.24
Intermediate goods4 6.39 117 17.47 4.72
Consumer goods33 55.33 362 53.83 14.50
Capital goods... ... 129 19.25 5.13

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Prepared or preserve ...11,157.04
Frozen tunas, nes9,665.95
Prepared or preserve ...9,002.15
Frozen yellowfin tun ...8,151.59
Prepared or preserve ...5,516.30
Petroleum oils, etc, ...53,436.08
Portland cement (exc ...21,157.61
Semi-milled or wholl ...16,119.04
Frozen cuts and offa ...10,928.51
Beer made from malt9,847.75

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)

2016 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)1,617
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)2,970.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)...
Trade Balance (% of GDP)...

Doing Business

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

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2016 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings4.50

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

LPI Score...
LPI Rank...