Solomon Islands Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 569
No. Of products 266
No. Of partners 48
Imports (in US$ Mil) 601
No. Of products 2,754
No. Of partners 93

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.46
Index of export market penetration1.28
World Growth4.83
Country Growth4.91

Service Indicators 2021

Service imports (BoP, current US$)151,004,523.43
Service exports (BoP, current US$)42,420,403.53
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)39.21
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)26.18

Solomon Islands top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China380 66.83
Italy41 7.22
India29 5.08
Switzerland14 2.44
Thailand12 2.10
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Australia110 18.22
Singapore98 16.27
China89 14.87
Malaysia78 12.93
Other Asia, nes43 7.17

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 materials449 78.82 32 5.35 9.69
Intermediate goods55 9.72 56 9.25 10.54
Consumer goods45 7.90 317 52.73 59.16
Capital goods2 0.30 189 31.44 9.18

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Keruing, Ramin, Kapu ...396,864.95
Prepared or preserve ...39,893.17
Crude palm oil22,825.58
Aluminium ores and c ...21,288.89
Wood in the rough... ...9,303.56
Petroleum oils, etc, ...93,996.55
Semi-milled or wholl ...37,396.60
Fishing vessels and ...37,229.78
Bulldozers and angle ...14,923.06
Automobiles with rec ...14,248.17

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Solomon Islands

Tariffs 2018

No. Of Tariff Agreement 2
Simple Average (%) 12.24
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 74,588.49
Maximum Rate (%) 3,000
Weighted Average (%) 30.28
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 8.51

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)

2021 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)1,580
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)2,290.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-206.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-13.03

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank136
Trading Across Borders Rank160

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2018 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings3.50

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.42
LPI Rank116