Middle East & North Africa Trade

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Middle East & North Africa


Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 1,095,545
No. Of products 4,544
No. Of partners 230
Imports (in US$ Mil) 894,879
No. Of products 4,590
No. Of partners 237

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Service Indicators 2021

Service imports (BoP, current US$)403,648,491,384.81
Service exports (BoP, current US$)...
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)33.66
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)...

Middle East & North Africa top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Unspecified479,403 43.76
India55,110 5.03
China41,893 3.82
United States39,955 3.65
Saudi Arabia34,985 3.19
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China131,019 14.64
Unspecified96,147 10.74
United States60,777 6.79
India42,809 4.78
Germany35,407 3.96

Middle East & North Africa Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials373,329 34.08 94,141 10.52 3.29
Intermediate goods196,301 17.92 224,512 25.09 2.38
Consumer goods397,396 36.27 305,570 34.15 4.48
Capital goods103,156 9.42 203,229 22.71 2.85

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils and o ...326,379,638.17
Petroleum oils, etc, ...172,749,077.61
Propane, liquefied91,486,671.13
Gold in unwrought fo ...36,671,347.49
Transmission apparat ...26,615,104.92
Petroleum oils, etc, ...61,785,176.96
Gold in unwrought fo ...55,914,493.20
Transmission apparat ...41,771,323.06
Art. of jewellery an ...14,698,544.74
Petroleum oils and o ...14,155,939.52

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Middle East & North Africa

Tariffs 2021

No. Of Tariff Agreement 115
Simple Average (%) 4.72
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 275,102,778.06
Maximum Rate (%) 1,400.12
Weighted Average (%) 3.43
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 40.88

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)

2021 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)3,740,993
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)7,409.99
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-1,259,187.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-33.66

Doing Business

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Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2018 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings3.25

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

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