St. Lucia Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR St. Lucia

2014

Overall Exports and Imports

Exports
Exports (in US$ Mil) 146
No. Of products 1,548
No. Of partners 71
Imports
Imports (in US$ Mil) 642
No. Of products 3,045
No. Of partners 104

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.32
Index of export market penetration1.33
World Growth0.12
Country Growth12.62

Service Indicators 2016

Service imports (BoP, current US$)...
Service exports (BoP, current US$)...
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)53.17
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)47.77

St. Lucia top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States65 44.42
Trinidad and Tobago21 14.56
United Kingdom17 11.45
Unspecified13 8.60
Barbados5 3.44
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States292 45.48
Trinidad and Tobago134 20.81
United Kingdom29 4.47
Barbados19 3.04
Jamaica13 2.05

St. Lucia Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials15 10.11 50 7.78 1.16
Intermediate goods9 6.42 82 12.70 6.63
Consumer goods97 66.59 404 62.85 11.61
Capital goods24 16.36 98 15.22 5.00

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports
Petroleum oils, etc, ...30,217.14
Beer made from malt14,164.08
Art. of jewellery an ...11,056.99
Aerials and aerial r ...8,951.36
Bananas, including p ...6,447.14
Imports
Petroleum oils, etc, ...145,277.71
Petroleum gases and ...12,570.76
Frozen cuts and offa ...12,503.22
Wheat or meslin flou ...10,258.30
Automobiles with rec ...9,281.27

Tariff and Trade Barriers for St. Lucia

Tariffs 2014

No. Of Tariff Agreement 2
Simple Average (%) 10.13
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 194,963.32
Maximum Rate (%) 70
Weighted Average (%) 9.21
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 39.81

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI)

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

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

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)

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Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Simple Average...
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World Development Indicators (WDI)

2016 WDI »
Population178,015
GDP (current US$ Mil)1,379
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)7,670.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-74.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-5.40

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank91
Trading Across Borders Rank82

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2016 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings4

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

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LPI Score...
LPI Rank...