Sao Tome and Principe Trade

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Sao Tome and Principe

2018

Overall Exports and Imports

Exports
Exports (in US$ Mil) 12
No. Of products 372
No. Of partners 24
Imports
Imports (in US$ Mil) 148
No. Of products 2,559
No. Of partners 71

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.11
Index of export market penetration1.32
World Growth3.50
Country Growth6.52

Service Indicators

Service imports (BoP, current US$)65,398,702.77
Service exports (BoP, current US$)82,204,752.14
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)...
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)...

Sao Tome and Principe top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Netherlands5 37.75
Portugal3 24.12
Belgium2 17.67
Germany1 9.47
France1 4.94
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Portugal80 53.75
Angola34 23.20
China9 5.82
Brazil2 1.58
United States2 1.51

Sao Tome and Principe Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials8 69.43 6 4.05 14.50
Intermediate goods1 6.21 23 15.52 6.31
Consumer goods1 9.60 92 61.93 9.88
Capital goods2 14.72 27 18.07 9.56

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports
Cocoa beans, whole o ...7,974.51
Parts & access nes f ...720.28
Aircraft parts nes522.17
Surveying,hydrograph ...478.89
Chocolate, etc, cont ...396.09
Imports
Petroleum oils, etc, ...31,683.28
Semi-milled or wholl ...4,105.79
Wheat or meslin flou ...3,658.47
Other non-alcoholic ...2,408.15
Wine (not sparkling) ...2,187.57

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Sao Tome and Principe

Tariffs 2018

No. Of Tariff Agreement 1
Simple Average (%) 9.81
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 3,361.83
Maximum Rate (%) 20
Weighted Average (%) 9.46
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 1.74

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI)

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

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

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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)

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Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Simple Average...
Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Weighted Average...

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2018 WDI »
Population211,028
GDP (current US$ Mil)422
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)1,890.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)...
Trade Balance (% of GDP)...

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank170
Trading Across Borders Rank124

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2018 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings4

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.33
LPI Rank133