Mauritius Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 1,988
No. Of products 2,228
No. Of partners 144
Imports (in US$ Mil) 5,669
No. Of products 3,915
No. Of partners 176

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.05
Index of export market penetration3.26
World Growth3.50
Country Growth2.91

Service Indicators 2018

Service imports (BoP, current US$)2,184,301,128.50
Service exports (BoP, current US$)3,185,530,345.80
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)54.19
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)40.66

Mauritius top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
France278 14.00
United States238 11.95
United Kingdom224 11.28
South Africa218 10.97
Madagascar122 6.13
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
India1,035 18.25
China936 16.51
South Africa523 9.23
France465 8.20
United Arab Emirates194 3.42

Mauritius Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials208 10.47 761 13.42 0.00
Intermediate goods385 19.35 980 17.29 0.51
Consumer goods1,318 66.31 2,939 51.85 1.65
Capital goods77 3.88 989 17.44 0.13

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Prepared or preserve ...271,843.57
Men's or boys' shirt ...135,933.33
T-shirts, singlets a ...108,349.39
Frozen fish, nes107,673.04
Men's or boys' trous ...104,657.00
Petroleum oils, etc, ...943,619.22
Other medicaments of ...121,550.22
Transmission apparat ...109,367.48
Frozen skipjack or s ...105,735.79
Butanes, liquefied103,508.20

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Mauritius

Tariffs 2018

No. Of Tariff Agreement 8
Simple Average (%) 1.21
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 4,273,908.71
Maximum Rate (%) 30
Weighted Average (%) 0.81
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 90.55

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.10
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.10

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All16.90

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM)

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No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit)...

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB)

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World Development Indicators (WDI)

2018 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)14,220
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)12,050.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-1,923.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-13.52

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank13
Trading Across Borders Rank72

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

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Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

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