Eritrea Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 7
No. Of products 232
No. Of partners 38
Imports (in US$ Mil) 433
No. Of products 3,271
No. Of partners 89

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.26
Index of export market penetration1.21
World Growth8.09
Country Growth19.38

Service Indicators 2021

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Eritrea top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Fm Sudan1 19.52
Singapore1 12.39
Italy1 11.61
Netherlands1 10.41
India0 7.23
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States69 15.93
United Arab Emirates53 12.25
Italy50 11.58
Saudi Arabia46 10.51
India27 6.27

Eritrea Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials4 61.33 99 22.91 ...
Intermediate goods2 27.85 112 25.91 ...
Consumer goods1 10.05 127 29.30 ...
Capital goods0 0.76 95 21.87 ...

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Fresh or chilled fis ...757.57
Coral; shells of mol ...573.25
Sesamum seeds235.52
Cucumbers and gherki ...225.59
Goat or kid skin lea ...216.48
Durum wheat66,289.49
Grain sorghum12,687.93
Wheat or meslin flou ...11,349.53
Instruments and appa ...9,050.43
Raw cane sugar, in s ...8,987.76

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Eritrea


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Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI)

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Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

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Non-Tariff Measures (NTM)

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Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB)

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World Development Indicators (WDI)

2021 WDI »
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Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank189
Trading Across Borders Rank188

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2018 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings2

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.17
LPI Rank144