Mauritius Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 2,103
No. Of products 2,384
No. Of partners 147
Imports (in US$ Mil) 5,269
No. Of products 3,912
No. Of partners 182

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.06
Index of export market penetration2.89
World Growth1.50
Country Growth2.92

Service Indicators 2017

Service imports (BoP, current US$)2,208,580,781.07
Service exports (BoP, current US$)3,049,938,707.04
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)55.30
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)42.30

Mauritius top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
France333 15.82
United Kingdom250 11.87
United States235 11.20
South Africa188 8.93
Italy145 6.88
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China864 16.40
India863 16.38
South Africa449 8.51
France423 8.02
Japan176 3.34

Mauritius Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials192 9.13 802 15.22 0.00
Intermediate goods359 17.07 963 18.28 0.40
Consumer goods1,446 68.76 2,579 48.94 1.73
Capital goods106 5.04 926 17.56 0.16

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Prepared or preserve ...277,618.66
Cane or beet sugar, ...170,424.87
Men's or boys' shirt ...136,809.69
T-shirts, singlets a ...107,813.06
Men's or boys' trous ...100,758.21
Petroleum oils, etc, ...705,545.58
Frozen skipjack or s ...125,494.20
Other medicaments of ...106,718.53
Transmission apparat ...103,765.95
Frozen yellowfin tun ...88,981.09

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Mauritius

Tariffs 2017

No. Of Tariff Agreement 8
Simple Average (%) 1.25
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 4,128,588.55
Maximum Rate (%) 30
Weighted Average (%) 0.87
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 90.94

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)

Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Simple Average...
Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Weighted Average...

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2017 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)13,266
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)10,130.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-1,724.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-13.00

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank25
Trading Across Borders Rank70

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

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LPI Rank...