Malta Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 4,039
No. Of products 1,700
No. Of partners 176
Imports (in US$ Mil) 7,182
No. Of products 3,724
No. Of partners 158

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.08
Index of export market penetration2.79
World Growth-1.59
Country Growth4.18

Service Indicators 2017

Service imports (BoP, current US$)9,735,032,027.97
Service exports (BoP, current US$)13,770,807,480.80
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)116.02
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)133.18

Malta top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States821 20.32
Bunkers431 10.67
Germany431 10.67
Egypt, Arab Rep.336 8.31
France254 6.30
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Italy1,378 19.19
Cayman Islands730 10.16
Canada644 8.96
Germany412 5.74
United Kingdom384 5.35

Malta Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials200 4.95 292 4.06 1.56
Intermediate goods329 8.14 785 10.93 5.02
Consumer goods2,508 62.10 3,970 55.28 6.74
Capital goods971 24.04 2,108 29.36 5.28

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils, etc, ...988,566.57
Other medicaments of ...925,876.99
Monolithic integrate ...321,869.05
Semiconductor device ...179,995.56
Toys nes143,382.92
Petroleum oils, etc, ...1,752,343.15
Motorboats, other th ...690,161.50
Aircraft nes of an u ...658,803.24
Cruise ships, excurs ...382,562.07
Monolithic integrate ...152,054.75

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Malta

Tariffs 2003

No. Of Tariff Agreement 4
Simple Average (%) 6.68
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 367,091.90
Maximum Rate (%) 80
Weighted Average (%) 5.65
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 19.77

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 All...

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)

2017 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)12,518
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)24,080.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)2,149.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)17.17

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank84
Trading Across Borders Rank41

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score3.07
LPI Rank56