Palau Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 7
No. Of products 326
No. Of partners 16
Imports (in US$ Mil) 154
No. Of products 3,026
No. Of partners 105

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.44
Index of export market penetration1.12
World Growth-4.43
Country Growth24.24

Service Indicators

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Palau top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Unspecified5 78.76
United States1 8.80
Guam0 3.88
Other Asia, nes0 1.90
Japan0 1.72
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States64 41.98
Japan20 13.01
Singapore17 11.38
Korea, Rep.11 7.24
China8 5.21

Palau Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials1 7.68 10 6.59 0.23
Intermediate goods0 2.06 13 8.39 3.61
Consumer goods1 12.74 96 62.86 12.87
Capital goods5 77.53 33 21.79 4.75

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Surveying,hydrograph ...2,382.91
Parts and accessorie ...394.78
Warships, lifeboats, ...310.00
Electric accumulator ...278.70
Fresh or chilled yel ...191.76
Petroleum oils, etc, ...25,152.26
Surveying,hydrograph ...6,963.74
Beer made from malt3,252.04
Motorboats, other th ...2,746.88
Automobiles with rec ...2,569.94

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Palau

Tariffs 2016

No. Of Tariff Agreement 1
Simple Average (%) 5.47
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 30,486.55
Maximum Rate (%) 1,794.27
Weighted Average (%) 7.80
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 14.93

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)

2016 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)293
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)12,450.00
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Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank130
Trading Across Borders Rank133

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

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Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

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