Namibia Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 7,264
No. Of products 2,823
No. Of partners 121
Imports (in US$ Mil) 10,992
No. Of products 4,073
No. Of partners 198

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.08
Index of export market penetration2.28
World Growth12.59
Country Growth10.58

Service Indicators 2021

Service imports (BoP, current US$)854,407,118.07
Service exports (BoP, current US$)674,116,414.07
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)50.15
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)31.86

Namibia top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Unspecified4,100 56.44
Zambia1,311 18.04
Congo, Dem. Rep.588 8.09
Germany334 4.60
South Africa323 4.44
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
South Africa3,528 32.10
Zambia1,558 14.17
Congo, Dem. Rep.740 6.74
China582 5.29
Germany450 4.09

Namibia Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials3,070 42.26 1,597 14.53 1.39
Intermediate goods3,032 41.75 3,302 30.04 0.35
Consumer goods557 7.67 3,250 29.57 2.62
Capital goods576 7.93 2,800 25.47 0.96

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Copper unrefined, co ...1,334,574.77
Diamonds non-industr ...1,070,668.59
Uranium ores and con ...704,247.03
Copper cathodes and ...606,152.01
Gold in unwrought fo ...440,147.87
Copper unrefined, co ...1,297,998.51
Petroleum oils, etc, ...839,414.36
Copper cathodes and ...755,256.28
Floating or submersi ...580,733.93
Diamonds non-industr ...436,973.65

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Namibia

Tariffs 2021

No. Of Tariff Agreement 11
Simple Average (%) 6.73
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 5,655,238.23
Maximum Rate (%) 221.19
Weighted Average (%) 1.32
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 66.76

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.08
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.01

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All37

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)

2021 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)12,446
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)4,680.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-2,276.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-18.29

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank104
Trading Across Borders Rank138

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.74
LPI Rank79