Gambia, The Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 26
No. Of products 156
No. Of partners 41
Imports (in US$ Mil) 553
No. Of products 2,396
No. Of partners 117

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.41
Index of export market penetration1.32
World Growth-3.91
Country Growth17.68

Service Indicators 2020

Service imports (BoP, current US$)...
Service exports (BoP, current US$)...
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)...
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Gambia, The top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Senegal13 50.54
Mali7 25.40
Guinea-Bissau2 9.08
India1 4.53
China1 3.94
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Norway75 13.60
China58 10.41
Cote d'Ivoire51 9.19
Brazil43 7.72
Turkey42 7.62

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 materials3 10.66 20 3.56 30.35
Intermediate goods7 26.71 107 19.37 20.04
Consumer goods4 13.69 310 56.11 16.88
Capital goods13 48.93 116 20.96 9.70

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Self-propelled excav ...12,369.42
Portland cement (exc ...5,222.06
Cashew nuts, fresh o ...977.00
Linseed oil (excl. c ...773.72
Sesamum seeds725.76
Petroleum oils, etc, ...77,428.85
Cargo vessels nes an ...74,771.18
Broken rice44,316.49
Portland cement (exc ...25,804.85
Cane or beet sugar, ...25,548.27

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Gambia, The

Tariffs 2020

No. Of Tariff Agreement 2
Simple Average (%) 13.85
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 125,985.51
Maximum Rate (%) 35
Weighted Average (%) 17.82
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 6.40

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)

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World Development Indicators (WDI)

2020 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)1,902
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)750.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)...
Trade Balance (% of GDP)...

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...