Solomon Islands Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 437
No. Of products 304
No. Of partners 54
Imports (in US$ Mil) 454
No. Of products 2,905
No. Of partners 101

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.42
Index of export market penetration1.23
World Growth-4.43
Country Growth-9.49

Service Indicators

Service imports (BoP, current US$)...
Service exports (BoP, current US$)...
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)...
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Solomon Islands top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China273 62.50
Italy31 6.98
United Kingdom19 4.42
India17 3.94
Philippines16 3.71
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Australia92 20.38
Singapore70 15.53
China67 14.85
Malaysia48 10.51
Japan30 6.69

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 materials326 74.49 22 4.75 9.10
Intermediate goods94 21.54 55 12.13 8.49
Consumer goods10 2.34 266 58.66 20.28
Capital goods5 1.24 111 24.40 8.67

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Keruing, Ramin, Kapu ...289,609.78
Crude palm oil25,786.34
Dried cod, not smoke ...21,444.39
Non-coniferous hoopw ...18,987.17
Cocoa beans, whole o ...12,627.94
Petroleum oils, etc, ...66,517.63
Semi-milled or wholl ...35,812.97
Automobiles with rec ...11,116.80
New stamps; stamp-im ...7,441.12
Diesel powered truck ...5,989.29

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Solomon Islands

Tariffs 2016

No. Of Tariff Agreement 3
Simple Average (%) 10.78
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 70,663.77
Maximum Rate (%) 1,556.58
Weighted Average (%) 14.08
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 8.45

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...
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World Development Indicators (WDI)

2016 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)1,202
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)1,880.00
Trade Balance (current US$ 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)

2016 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings3.50

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.42
LPI Rank116