Gambia, The Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 94
No. Of products 279
No. Of partners 51
Imports (in US$ Mil) 384
No. Of products 2,322
No. Of partners 113

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.34
Index of export market penetration1.31
World Growth-1.59
Country Growth14.73

Service Indicators 2017

Service imports (BoP, current US$)121,966,282.73
Service exports (BoP, current US$)135,645,910.39
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)34.77
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)12.35

Gambia, The top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Guinea-Bissau59 62.89
Vietnam11 12.00
Senegal10 11.05
Mali6 5.92
China2 1.78
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Cote d'Ivoire65 16.82
Brazil45 11.64
Spain42 11.04
China29 7.54
Malaysia17 4.47

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 materials25 26.33 30 7.82 13.46
Intermediate goods10 10.71 62 16.01 8.23
Consumer goods56 59.74 256 66.72 13.59
Capital goods3 3.21 36 9.46 13.53

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Worn clothing and ot ...8,853.71
Milk and cream of >1 ...7,609.26
Printed woven fabric ...6,818.75
Shelled ground-nuts, ...6,151.26
Linseed oil (excl. c ...5,836.80
Petroleum oils, etc, ...66,719.53
Broken rice35,557.38
Cane or beet sugar, ...28,911.09
Linseed oil (excl. c ...22,817.84
Portland cement (exc ...18,656.28

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)

2017 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)1,489
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)680.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-334.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-22.41

Doing Business

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

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2017 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings4

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

LPI Score...
LPI Rank...