Suriname Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 1,235
No. Of products 723
No. Of partners 102
Imports (in US$ Mil) 1,174
No. Of products 2,533
No. Of partners 109

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.20
Index of export market penetration1.46
World Growth-4.43
Country Growth-10.01

Service Indicators 2016

Service imports (BoP, current US$)564,958,738.28
Service exports (BoP, current US$)164,767,591.52
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)49.18
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)45.08

Suriname top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Arab Emirates408 33.01
Switzerland370 29.94
Belgium100 8.11
Guyana67 5.42
Trinidad and Tobago61 4.91
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States311 26.53
Trinidad and Tobago185 15.78
Netherlands173 14.75
China76 6.50
St. Lucia45 3.84

Suriname Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials56 4.51 51 4.38 8.85
Intermediate goods19 1.51 214 18.25 5.94
Consumer goods184 14.92 583 49.66 8.50
Capital goods42 3.38 319 27.13 6.73

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils, etc, ...114,416.99
Wood, nes in the rou ...29,459.79
Semi-milled or wholl ...18,501.96
Rice in the husk (pa ...12,892.18
Petroleum oils, etc, ...203,347.39
Parts of cranes, wor ...29,654.61
Shovels and excavato ...19,226.81
Propane, liquefied17,586.12
Frozen cuts and offa ...16,970.54

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Suriname

Tariffs 2013

No. Of Tariff Agreement 2
Simple Average (%) 10.84
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 521,865.05
Maximum Rate (%) 50
Weighted Average (%) 7.61
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 13.10

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)

2016 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)3,621
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)7,070.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-149.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-4.10

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank165
Trading Across Borders Rank80

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

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Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

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