Palau Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 9
No. Of products 126
No. Of partners 18
Imports (in US$ Mil) 154
No. Of products 2,984
No. Of partners 116

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.52
Index of export market penetration1.00
World Growth3.50
Country Growth11.02

Service Indicators 2019

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Palau top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Japan7 77.22
Unspecified1 8.95
Panama0 4.65
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.0 3.31
United States0 2.62
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States54 34.76
Singapore26 17.02
Korea, Rep.16 10.27
Japan16 10.09
China9 5.70

Palau Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials8 90.37 10 6.31 0.33
Intermediate goods0 0.49 14 8.90 4.48
Consumer goods0 1.70 101 65.37 75.73
Capital goods1 7.37 27 17.49 4.75

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Fresh or chilled yel ...4,666.32
Fresh or chilled tun ...2,739.06
Helicopters of an un ...400.00
Other live fish91.82
Self-propelled excav ...70.00
Petroleum oils, etc, ...35,883.27
Beer made from malt3,064.91
Automobiles with rec ...2,709.32
Other medicaments of ...1,822.66
Frozen boneless bovi ...1,744.70

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Palau

Tariffs 2018

No. Of Tariff Agreement 1
Simple Average (%) 15.56
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 30,863.98
Maximum Rate (%) 3,000
Weighted Average (%) 34.63
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 14.47

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI)

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Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

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Non-Tariff Measures (NTM)

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Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB)

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World Development Indicators (WDI)

2019 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)268
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)16,500.00
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Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank145
Trading Across Borders Rank139

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

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Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

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