Gambia, The Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 104
No. Of products 341
No. Of partners 48
Imports (in US$ Mil) 387
No. Of products 2,346
No. Of partners 117

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.19
Index of export market penetration1.32
World Growth0.12
Country Growth-6.99

Service Indicators 2016

Service imports (BoP, current US$)...
Service exports (BoP, current US$)...
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)41.90
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)24.00

Gambia, The top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Mali39 37.86
Guinea26 24.73
Senegal17 15.97
China8 7.25
Guinea-Bissau5 5.19
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Cote d'Ivoire80 20.60
Brazil43 11.01
China32 8.26
India25 6.47
France20 5.24

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 materials16 15.27 39 9.99 13.46
Intermediate goods66 63.46 48 12.44 8.23
Consumer goods14 13.65 265 68.56 13.59
Capital goods8 7.62 35 9.02 13.53

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Printed woven fabric ...60,523.71
Coniferous wood in c ...7,489.28
Cashew nuts, fresh o ...4,737.15
Homogenized preparat ...4,641.41
Tamping machines and ...4,425.42
Petroleum oils, etc, ...81,961.57
Broken rice45,573.53
Linseed oil (excl. c ...27,071.78
Cane or beet sugar, ...26,185.99
Spelt, common wheat ...22,596.26

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Gambia, The

Tariffs 2013

No. Of Tariff Agreement 1
Simple Average (%) 15.60
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 48,490.10
Maximum Rate (%) 20
Weighted Average (%) 12.66
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 11.40

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)

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

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2016 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)965
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)440.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-173.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-17.90

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank146
Trading Across Borders Rank105

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2016 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings4

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

LPI Score...
LPI Rank...