Nigeria Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 102,878
No. Of products 990
No. Of partners 151
Imports (in US$ Mil) 46,532
No. Of products 4,036
No. Of partners 195

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.06
Index of export market penetration2.75
World Growth0.12
Country Growth-2.59

Service Indicators

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

Nigeria top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
India14,981 14.56
Netherlands10,493 10.20
Spain9,578 9.31
Brazil8,316 8.08
France5,898 5.73
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China10,202 21.92
United States4,834 10.39
Belgium3,370 7.24
Netherlands2,842 6.11
India2,774 5.96

Nigeria Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials76,803 74.65 3,486 7.49 7.22
Intermediate goods1,510 1.47 13,142 28.24 9.78
Consumer goods21,704 21.10 16,087 34.57 15.11
Capital goods2,859 2.78 13,797 29.65 8.73

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils and o ...75,033,422.63
Natural gas, liquefi ...8,751,197.10
Petroleum oils, etc, ...6,257,071.21
Propane, liquefied2,116,487.62
Liquid or liquefied- ...1,898,853.01
Petroleum oils, etc, ...7,103,364.34
Spelt, common wheat ...1,689,221.40
Motorcycles with rec ...989,861.18
Raw cane sugar, in s ...838,641.54
Mach-tls for wrkg st ...750,826.40

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Nigeria

Tariffs 2014

No. Of Tariff Agreement 1
Simple Average (%) 11.76
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 1,777,911.49
Maximum Rate (%) 35
Weighted Average (%) 11.34
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 6.11

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.32
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.32

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All27.10

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM) 2013

No Of NTM Measures (2013)28
No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit) (2013)4,329

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB)

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

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2016 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)405,083
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)2,450.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)...
Trade Balance (% of GDP)...

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank145
Trading Across Borders Rank183

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2016 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings3.50

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.63
LPI Rank90