Libya Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

Latest trade data available from various sources.

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 36,440
No. Of products 48
No. Of partners 48
Imports (in US$ Mil) 17,674
No. Of products 2,612
No. Of partners 100

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.14
Index of export market penetration1.58
World Growth10.44
Country Growth13.66

Service Indicators

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Libya top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Italy15,404 42.27
France5,663 15.54
China3,407 9.35
Spain3,364 9.23
Greece1,625 4.46
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Turkey1,872 10.59
Unspecified1,769 10.01
China1,725 9.76
Italy1,664 9.41
Korea, Rep.1,628 9.21

Libya Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials30,545 83.82 1,430 8.09 ...
Intermediate goods793 2.18 3,257 18.43 ...
Consumer goods5,102 14.00 5,849 33.09 ...
Capital goods... ... 7,102 40.18 ...

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils and o ...30,544,935.12
Natural gas in gaseo ...2,059,191.41
Petroleum gases and ...1,893,398.70
Petroleum oils, etc, ...473,600.62
Propane, liquefied266,877.87
Automobiles with rec ...1,146,137.05
Durum wheat519,545.42
Aircraft nes of an u ...341,366.25
Parts of gas turbine ...332,903.66
Pig iron, alloy in p ...331,875.00

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Libya


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Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI)

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Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

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Non-Tariff Measures (NTM)

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Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB)

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World Development Indicators (WDI)

2016 WDI »
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Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank185
Trading Across Borders Rank118

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.26
LPI Rank137