Sudan Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 4,241
No. Of products 307
No. Of partners 98
Imports (in US$ Mil) 10,277
No. Of products 3,411
No. Of partners 180

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.29
Index of export market penetration1.64
World Growth5.68
Country Growth16.23

Service Indicators

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Sudan top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Arab Emirates1,707 40.24
China734 17.32
Saudi Arabia600 14.16
Egypt, Arab Rep.428 10.09
Ethiopia(excludes Eritrea)151 3.56
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China2,260 22.00
United Arab Emirates1,094 10.64
Saudi Arabia710 6.91
India704 6.86
Japan574 5.59

Sudan Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials2,340 55.18 954 9.29 7.73
Intermediate goods1,679 39.59 2,371 23.07 16.40
Consumer goods215 5.07 4,133 40.22 16.58
Capital goods7 0.16 2,812 27.37 11.99

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Gold in unwrought fo ...1,514,138.05
Live sheep457,415.00
Petroleum oils and o ...429,495.14
Sesamum seeds411,810.30
Other live animals, ...305,142.94
Petroleum oils, etc, ...789,019.48
Durum wheat602,865.71
Cane or beet sugar, ...336,951.67
Medicaments of penic ...245,481.59
Wheeled tractors nes223,284.63

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Sudan

Tariffs 2017

No. Of Tariff Agreement 5
Simple Average (%) 14.28
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 2,761,383.59
Maximum Rate (%) 40
Weighted Average (%) 14.01
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 33.82

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI)

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Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

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Non-Tariff Measures (NTM)

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Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB)

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World Development Indicators (WDI)

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Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank171
Trading Across Borders Rank185

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

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Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

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