Gambia, The Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 9
No. Of products 165
No. Of partners 38
Imports (in US$ Mil) 601
No. Of products 2,447
No. Of partners 120

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.21
Index of export market penetration1.35
World Growth3.50
Country Growth-26.55

Service Indicators 2018

Service imports (BoP, current US$)101,058,066.12
Service exports (BoP, current US$)196,688,406.12
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)41.51
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)21.85

Gambia, The top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Mali4 46.39
Korea, Rep.1 12.73
India1 7.48
Vietnam1 5.98
Netherlands0 4.99
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Cote d'Ivoire279 46.43
Brazil48 8.03
China40 6.66
India31 5.11
Spain17 2.87

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 materials4 39.03 32 5.24 32.93
Intermediate goods3 37.73 58 9.58 19.80
Consumer goods2 22.19 478 79.43 17.90
Capital goods0 1.06 35 5.75 7.70

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Printed woven fabric ...1,640.13
Frozen shrimps and p ...1,163.42
Other live fish1,025.76
Woven fabrics of hig ...915.46
Cashew nuts, fresh o ...652.04
Petroleum oils, etc, ...281,619.78
Broken rice49,393.38
Cane or beet sugar, ...29,456.55
Linseed oil (excl. c ...20,205.72
Automobiles with rec ...14,520.86

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Gambia, The

Tariffs 2018

No. Of Tariff Agreement 2
Simple Average (%) 14.25
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 14,699.66
Maximum Rate (%) 35
Weighted Average (%) 18.08
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 3.28

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)

2018 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)1,633
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)710.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-321.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-19.66

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...