Middle East & North Africa Trade

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Middle East & North Africa


Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 924,462
No. Of products 4,516
No. Of partners 228
Imports (in US$ Mil) 755,589
No. Of products 4,600
No. Of partners 233

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Service Indicators 2019

Service imports (BoP, current US$)...
Service exports (BoP, current US$)...
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)37.93
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)41.54

Middle East & North Africa top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Unspecified465,673 50.37
China34,194 3.70
India33,276 3.60
United States30,218 3.27
Saudi Arabia27,393 2.96
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China110,698 14.65
United States70,068 9.27
India44,307 5.86
Unspecified41,974 5.56
Germany35,452 4.69

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 materials215,239 23.28 74,587 9.87 4.24
Intermediate goods140,884 15.24 175,527 23.23 4.18
Consumer goods271,219 29.34 295,516 39.11 9.43
Capital goods81,845 8.85 197,108 26.09 3.87

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils and o ...185,016,605.90
Petroleum oils, etc, ...87,960,567.56
Natural gas, liquefi ...46,375,921.00
Propane, liquefied25,528,932.61
Gold in unwrought fo ...21,914,159.66
Petroleum oils, etc, ...75,540,661.41
Gold in unwrought fo ...34,556,313.54
Transmission apparat ...33,410,836.64
Art. of jewellery an ...17,295,726.75
Petroleum oils and o ...13,060,776.51

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Middle East & North Africa

Tariffs 2019

No. Of Tariff Agreement 262
Simple Average (%) 6.22
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 229,202,580.83
Maximum Rate (%) 3,000
Weighted Average (%) 5.82
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 38.39

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)

2019 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)3,430,721
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)7,516.18
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)144,252.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)3.61

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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