Solomon Islands Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 500
No. Of products 296
No. Of partners 50
Imports (in US$ Mil) 572
No. Of products 2,801
No. Of partners 92

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.49
Index of export market penetration1.26
World Growth1.50
Country Growth13.31

Service Indicators

Service imports (BoP, current US$)216,704,791.70
Service exports (BoP, current US$)139,085,357.63
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)...
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)...

Solomon Islands top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China326 65.20
Italy39 7.74
Switzerland19 3.87
India18 3.64
Philippines18 3.52
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Australia114 19.92
Singapore79 13.80
New Zealand75 13.17
Malaysia73 12.73
China72 12.57

Solomon Islands Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials368 73.58 26 4.55 9.69
Intermediate goods74 14.88 57 9.94 8.27
Consumer goods24 4.89 300 52.54 29.86
Capital goods3 0.66 188 32.89 9.18

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Keruing, Ramin, Kapu ...321,316.23
Crude palm oil26,392.98
Non-coniferous hoopw ...24,110.48
Aluminium ores and c ...20,249.35
Flours, meals and pe ...16,590.79
Petroleum oils, etc, ...75,633.01
Sealed beam lamp uni ...50,419.13
Semi-milled or wholl ...35,854.69
Automobiles with rec ...10,698.43
Cigarettes containin ...9,423.62

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Solomon Islands

Tariffs 2017

No. Of Tariff Agreement 3
Simple Average (%) 10.09
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 74,598.20
Maximum Rate (%) 2,278.56
Weighted Average (%) 18.49
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 8.53

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI)

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff...
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff...

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All...

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)

2017 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)1,303
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)1,920.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)...
Trade Balance (% of GDP)...

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank116
Trading Across Borders Rank156

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2017 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings3.50

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.42
LPI Rank116