Ethiopia(excludes Eritrea) Trade

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Ethiopia(excludes Eritrea)


Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 2,533
No. Of products 1,579
No. Of partners 147
Imports (in US$ Mil) 14,090
No. Of products 3,796
No. Of partners 165

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.07
Index of export market penetration2.77
World Growth-3.91
Country Growth3.62

Service Indicators 2020

Service imports (BoP, current US$)...
Service exports (BoP, current US$)...
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)16.93
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)7.09

Ethiopia(excludes Eritrea) top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Somalia294 11.63
United States259 10.24
Netherlands190 7.51
Saudi Arabia187 7.40
United Arab Emirates169 6.69
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China4,157 29.50
India1,485 10.54
Turkey801 5.68
United States718 5.10
United Arab Emirates670 4.75

Ethiopia(excludes Eritrea) Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials1,768 69.78 736 5.22 9.66
Intermediate goods259 10.23 3,858 27.38 11.61
Consumer goods414 16.33 5,960 42.30 15.40
Capital goods93 3.66 3,535 25.09 9.34

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Coffee, not roasted ...795,764.66
Sesamum seeds362,713.21
Other vegetables, fr ...259,387.32
Fresh cut flowers an ...190,737.70
Dried kidney beans, ...87,229.73
Petroleum oils, etc, ...1,577,405.22
Palm oil (excl. crud ...405,271.48
Sunflower-seed and s ...364,831.72
Mineral or chemical ...307,899.96
Other medicaments of ...282,827.85

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Ethiopia(excludes Eritrea)

Tariffs 2018

No. Of Tariff Agreement 4
Simple Average (%) 17.83
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 2,359,218.46
Maximum Rate (%) 35
Weighted Average (%) 12.13
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 5.63

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.12
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.12

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All88.20

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM) 2015

No Of NTM Measures (2015)55
No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit) (2015)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)

2020 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)107,645
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)890.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-10,591.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-9.84

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank159
Trading Across Borders Rank156

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2018 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings3

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.38
LPI Rank126