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Saudi Arabia Trade

Latest trade data available from various sources.
Saudi Arabia monthly trade data
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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Saudi Arabia

Overall Exports and Imports for Saudi Arabia 2018

  • The total value of exports (FOB) is US$ 294,536 million.
  • The total value of imports (CIF) is US$ 135,211 million.
  • At the HS6 digit level, 3,085 products are exported to 184 countries and 4,216 products are imported from 213 countries.

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level 2018

The top five exported HS 6 digit level products to world by Saudi Arabia along with trade value are:

  • Saudi Arabia exported Polypropylene, in primary forms , worth US$ 5,836,460.24 million.
  • Saudi Arabia exported Polyethylene having a specific gravity >=0.94, , worth US$ 5,322,149.10 million.
  • Saudi Arabia exported Polyethylene having a specific gravity <0.94, i , worth US$ 5,152,006.75 million.
  • Saudi Arabia exported Monobutyl ethers of ethylene glycol or of dieth , worth US$ 3,513,200.43 million.
  • Saudi Arabia exported Anhydrous ammonia , worth US$ 1,541,987.91 million.

The top five imported HS 6 digit level products from world by Saudi Arabia along with trade value are

  • Saudi Arabia imported Transmission apparatus, for radioteleph incorpo , worth US$ 4,897,818.43 million.
  • Saudi Arabia imported Petroleum oils, etc, (excl. crude); preparation , worth US$ 3,660,570.91 million.
  • Saudi Arabia imported Other medicaments of mixed or unmixed products, , worth US$ 3,158,345.56 million.
  • Saudi Arabia imported Gold in unwrought forms non-monetary , worth US$ 3,137,715.38 million.
  • Saudi Arabia imported Automobiles with reciprocating piston engine di , worth US$ 3,071,810.69 million.

Saudi Arabia top 5 Export and Import partners 2018

The top five countries to which Saudi Arabia exported 2018 along with the partner share in percentage are:

  1. Saudi Arabia exports to Unspecified worth US$ 231,584 million, with a partner share of 78.63 percent.
  2. Saudi Arabia exports to China worth US$ 9,724 million, with a partner share of 3.30 percent.
  3. Saudi Arabia exports to United Arab Emirates worth US$ 8,132 million, with a partner share of 2.76 percent.
  4. Saudi Arabia exports to Singapore worth US$ 4,020 million, with a partner share of 1.36 percent.
  5. Saudi Arabia exports to India worth US$ 3,565 million, with a partner share of 1.21 percent.

The top five countries to which Saudi Arabia imported goods 2018 along with the share in percentage are

  1. Saudi Arabia imports from China worth US$ 22,244 million, with a partner share of 16.45 percent.
  2. Saudi Arabia imports from United States worth US$ 18,041 million, with a partner share of 13.34 percent.
  3. Saudi Arabia imports from United Arab Emirates worth US$ 12,080 million, with a partner share of 8.93 percent.
  4. Saudi Arabia imports from Germany worth US$ 7,292 million, with a partner share of 5.39 percent.
  5. Saudi Arabia imports from India worth US$ 5,685 million, with a partner share of 4.20 percent.

Saudi Arabia Exports and Imports of Product Groups 2018

Exports and imports of products by stages of processing in 2018 are below along with their corresponding Product Share as percent of total export or import.


Tariff and Trade Barriers

Tariffs 2017

Tariffs imposed by Saudi Arabia in 2017 are below.

  • The maximum rate of tariff in percentage on any product is 1,373.53.
  • The simple average tariff across all products is 4.54.
  • The trade weighted average tariff is 4.85.
  • The total duty free imports in thousands of US dollars are 25,077,428.49 and duty free tariff line items share is 17.97.

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

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  • Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff for the year 2009 is 0.01.
  • Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff for the year 2009 is 0.02.

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM)

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  • No Of NTM Measures is not available.
  • No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit) is not available.

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB) .

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  • Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Simple Average for the year is not available.
  • Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Weighted Average for the year is not available.

Saudi Arabia World Development Indicators (WDI) 2018

Key Development Indicators of Saudi Arabia in 2018 are below

WDI

Saudi Arabia Doing Business 2019

  • The ease of doing business rank for Saudi Arabia is 62.
  • The trade across border rank is 86.
Doing Business

Saudi Arabia Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA),

  • The CPIA Trade Ratings for is not available.
CPIA

Saudi ArabiaLogistics Performance Index (LPI) 2016

  • The LPI score for Saudi Arabia in 2016 is 3.16.
  • The LPI rank is 52.
LPI

Saudi Arabia Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

  • Services Trade Restrictions Index (Over All) for Saudi Arabia is 42.50.
SPRD