Seychelles Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 592
No. Of products 352
No. Of partners 86
Imports (in US$ Mil) 1,348
No. Of products 3,411
No. Of partners 163

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.10
Index of export market penetration1.48
World Growth1.50
Country Growth1.96

Service Indicators 2017

Service imports (BoP, current US$)551,635,310.54
Service exports (BoP, current US$)998,115,593.02
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)93.52
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)81.24

Seychelles top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Arab Emirates211 35.71
France107 18.09
United Kingdom77 12.98
Italy47 7.88
Netherlands22 3.68
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Arab Emirates345 25.55
Spain136 10.11
France119 8.79
Hong Kong, China83 6.19
South Africa77 5.70

Seychelles Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials43 7.20 217 16.07 5.35
Intermediate goods23 3.94 114 8.42 0.05
Consumer goods453 76.53 659 48.89 4.33
Capital goods69 11.62 356 26.37 0.21

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Prepared or preserve ...255,867.11
Petroleum oils, etc, ...152,108.36
Helicopters of an un ...55,996.91
Frozen yellowfin tun ...32,754.48
Sailboats, with or w ...22,132.13
Petroleum oils, etc, ...206,699.20
Frozen tunas, nes158,742.64
Filtering or purifyi ...60,726.17
Motorboats, other th ...57,665.59
Helicopters of an un ...57,517.69

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Seychelles

Tariffs 2017

No. Of Tariff Agreement 4
Simple Average (%) 2.74
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 1,381,393.30
Maximum Rate (%) 200
Weighted Average (%) 3.70
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 83.79

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)

2017 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)1,498
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)14,170.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-184.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-12.28

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank95
Trading Across Borders Rank88

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

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Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

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