Lebanon Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 4,230
No. Of products 2,741
No. Of partners 174
Imports (in US$ Mil) 13,857
No. Of products 3,767
No. Of partners 183

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.07
Index of export market penetration4.49
World Growth12.59
Country Growth-0.80

Service Indicators 2021

Service imports (BoP, current US$)4,740,552,000.85
Service exports (BoP, current US$)5,847,215,956.30
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)52.80
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)26.03

Lebanon top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Arab Emirates1,030 24.35
Switzerland429 10.14
Cameroon283 6.68
Qatar203 4.80
Egypt, Arab Rep.175 4.14
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Turkey1,519 10.96
Greece1,369 9.88
China1,270 9.16
United States769 5.55
United Arab Emirates767 5.53

Lebanon Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials1,261 29.81 1,622 11.71 3.69
Intermediate goods925 21.86 2,903 20.95 1.16
Consumer goods1,622 38.35 7,757 55.98 3.70
Capital goods395 9.33 1,566 11.30 2.98

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Gold in unwrought fo ...451,824.97
Diamonds non-industr ...401,381.35
Furniture, wooden, n ...292,307.98
Fresh grapes230,482.21
Waste and scrap, cas ...155,419.38
Petroleum oils, etc, ...3,724,941.60
Gold in unwrought fo ...665,715.15
Other medicaments of ...441,306.64
Automobiles with rec ...395,601.13
Diamonds non-industr ...393,960.43

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Lebanon

Tariffs 2020

No. Of Tariff Agreement 7
Simple Average (%) 5.08
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 4,884,653.11
Maximum Rate (%) 283.93
Weighted Average (%) 2.83
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 58.85

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 All42.30

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)

2021 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)23,132
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)4,970.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-6,194.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-26.78

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank143
Trading Across Borders Rank153

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.72
LPI Rank82