Guyana Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 1,453
No. Of products 1,162
No. Of partners 106
Imports (in US$ Mil) 1,625
No. Of products 3,199
No. Of partners 141

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.23
Index of export market penetration1.36
World Growth-4.43
Country Growth6.87

Service Indicators 2016

Service imports (BoP, current US$)...
Service exports (BoP, current US$)...
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)58.50
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)47.21

Guyana top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Canada444 30.59
United States300 20.63
Trinidad and Tobago165 11.35
United Kingdom56 3.86
Panama49 3.40
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Trinidad and Tobago473 29.09
United States448 27.58
China119 7.34
Suriname89 5.49
Japan51 3.12

Guyana Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials404 27.80 82 5.07 10.31
Intermediate goods816 56.16 263 16.17 4.67
Consumer goods97 6.68 836 51.47 8.02
Capital goods136 9.36 443 27.29 4.24

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Gold in unwrought fo ...663,654.04
Husked (brown) rice147,881.35
Aluminium ores and c ...108,204.98
Raw cane sugar, in s ...70,397.60
Frozen shrimps and p ...49,534.25
Petroleum oils, etc, ...314,929.38
Parts of boring or s ...57,731.75
Bulldozer and angled ...41,251.13
Portland cement (exc ...30,308.12
Chemical products an ...23,075.26

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Guyana

Tariffs 2016

No. Of Tariff Agreement 3
Simple Average (%) 9.85
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 809,937.30
Maximum Rate (%) 100
Weighted Average (%) 6.58
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 26.93

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI)

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff...
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff...

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All...

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM)

No Of NTM Measures...
No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit)...

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)3,446
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)4,250.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-389.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-11.29

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank126
Trading Across Borders Rank142

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2016 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings3.50

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.67
LPI Rank85