Gambia, The Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 25
No. Of products 147
No. Of partners 40
Imports (in US$ Mil) 494
No. Of products 2,310
No. Of partners 118

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.24
Index of export market penetration1.30
World Growth-1.13
Country Growth20.31

Service Indicators

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Gambia, The top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Mali12 48.52
Guinea-Bissau5 18.92
China3 13.52
India1 5.86
Korea, Rep.1 2.45
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Cote d'Ivoire71 14.45
India60 12.08
China52 10.59
Brazil52 10.52
Spain29 5.78

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 materials5 21.07 21 4.18 32.93
Intermediate goods2 9.17 91 18.42 19.80
Consumer goods15 62.93 295 59.69 17.90
Capital goods2 6.83 87 17.71 7.70

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils, etc, ...11,508.70
Coniferous wood in c ...2,313.01
Cashew nuts, fresh o ...1,534.65
Linseed oil (excl. c ...1,253.18
Other live fish538.68
Petroleum oils, etc, ...73,113.76
Broken rice40,260.20
Cane or beet sugar, ...35,581.95
Linseed oil (excl. c ...33,098.13
Parts of hydraulic & ...22,617.02

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)

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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)

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World Development Indicators (WDI)

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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)

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