Ecuador Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 16,798
No. Of products 2,412
No. Of partners 162
Imports (in US$ Mil) 16,189
No. Of products 3,970
No. Of partners 183

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.15
Index of export market penetration2.87
World Growth-4.43
Country Growth-7.85

Service Indicators 2016

Service imports (BoP, current US$)3,200,073,122.50
Service exports (BoP, current US$)2,147,603,216.40
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)19.65
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)19.31

Ecuador top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States5,436 32.36
Chile1,151 6.85
Vietnam1,116 6.64
Peru934 5.56
Colombia810 4.82
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States3,754 23.19
China3,090 19.09
Colombia1,308 8.08
Brazil683 4.22
Peru623 3.85

Ecuador Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials11,784 70.15 706 4.36 2.26
Intermediate goods1,580 9.40 5,292 32.69 2.47
Consumer goods3,190 18.99 5,918 36.55 10.57
Capital goods240 1.43 4,174 25.78 7.36

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils and o ...5,053,937.42
Bananas, including p ...2,742,005.20
Frozen shrimps and p ...2,580,153.29
Fresh cut flowers an ...787,542.06
Prepared or preserve ...741,362.55
Petroleum oils, etc, ...1,336,400.76
Aromatic hydrocarbon ...971,650.30
Other medicaments of ...509,220.51
Oil-cake and other s ...362,530.98
Automobiles with rec ...293,404.66

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Ecuador

Tariffs 2016

No. Of Tariff Agreement 45
Simple Average (%) 10.97
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 7,108,531.62
Maximum Rate (%) 1,101.15
Weighted Average (%) 6.81
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 43.74

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.05
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.03

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All6.20

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM) 2014

No Of NTM Measures (2014)62
No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit) (2014)2,985

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB) 2013

Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Simple Average (2013)0.02
Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Weighted Average (2013)0.04

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2016 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)97,802
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)5,820.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-334.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-0.34

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank118
Trading Across Borders Rank102

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.78
LPI Rank74