Gambia, The Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 26
No. Of products 136
No. Of partners 33
Imports (in US$ Mil) 708
No. Of products 2,502
No. Of partners 118

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.20
Index of export market penetration1.38
World Growth12.59
Country Growth-37.06

Service Indicators 2021

Service imports (BoP, current US$)118,870,378.55
Service exports (BoP, current US$)103,792,193.37
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)35.62
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)6.47

Gambia, The top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Mali12 44.69
China8 29.07
Senegal3 10.93
Guinea-Bissau1 4.47
India1 3.66
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Togo180 25.45
Cote d'Ivoire88 12.38
China54 7.62
Denmark42 5.97
India40 5.64

Gambia, The Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials9 35.32 48 6.74 30.27
Intermediate goods1 3.42 83 11.73 19.90
Consumer goods14 54.89 534 75.44 17.01
Capital goods2 6.37 42 5.95 9.69

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils, etc, ...12,056.24
Shelled ground-nuts, ...2,033.68
Drilling or morticin ...1,376.27
Cashew nuts, fresh o ...1,327.87
Petroleum oils, etc, ...270,935.36
Automobiles with die ...41,122.49
Broken rice38,337.04
Linseed oil (excl. c ...20,904.21
Automobiles with rec ...19,448.44

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Gambia, The

Tariffs 2021

No. Of Tariff Agreement 2
Simple Average (%) 14.02
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 126,275.04
Maximum Rate (%) 35
Weighted Average (%) 17.69
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 6.10

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.14
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.14

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All...

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM) 2013

No Of NTM Measures (2013)53
No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit) (2013)5,044

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB)

Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Simple Average...
Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Weighted Average...

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2021 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)2,038
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)740.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-594.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-29.15

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank155
Trading Across Borders Rank115

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2018 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings4

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

LPI Score...
LPI Rank...