Ecuador Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 22,329
No. Of products 2,252
No. Of partners 156
Imports (in US$ Mil) 20,277
No. Of products 3,995
No. Of partners 187

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.12
Index of export market penetration3.27
World Growth-1.13
Country Growth4.52

Service Indicators 2019

Service imports (BoP, current US$)4,143,364,958.76
Service exports (BoP, current US$)3,348,738,284.69
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)23.03
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)23.05

Ecuador top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States6,733 30.15
China2,897 12.97
Panama1,919 8.59
Chile1,485 6.65
Peru952 4.26
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States4,391 21.65
China3,838 18.93
Colombia1,597 7.88
Panama1,040 5.13
Brazil885 4.36

Ecuador Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials16,623 74.44 970 4.78 1.38
Intermediate goods1,352 6.05 6,772 33.40 2.44
Consumer goods4,181 18.73 8,068 39.79 15.75
Capital goods171 0.77 4,378 21.59 6.96

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils and o ...7,731,162.69
Frozen shrimps and p ...3,890,531.36
Bananas, including p ...3,310,588.28
Prepared or preserve ...1,066,210.96
Petroleum oils, etc, ...946,086.07
Petroleum oils, etc, ...2,317,430.51
Aromatic hydrocarbon ...1,633,061.27
Other medicaments of ...515,558.24
Oil-cake and other s ...442,331.62
Transmission apparat ...322,299.33

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Ecuador

Tariffs 2019

No. Of Tariff Agreement 46
Simple Average (%) 9.80
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 10,679,430.74
Maximum Rate (%) 3,000
Weighted Average (%) 8.11
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 51

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)

2019 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)108,108
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)6,100.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)22.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)0.02

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank129
Trading Across Borders Rank103

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.78
LPI Rank74