Seychelles Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 484
No. Of products 282
No. Of partners 89
Imports (in US$ Mil) 1,648
No. Of products 3,420
No. Of partners 171

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.11
Index of export market penetration1.43
World Growth-4.43
Country Growth5.07

Service Indicators

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Seychelles top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Arab Emirates127 26.34
France110 22.81
United Kingdom74 15.37
Italy51 10.57
Germany19 3.94
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Cayman Islands508 30.81
United Arab Emirates252 15.26
France147 8.91
South Africa95 5.74
Spain92 5.60

Seychelles Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials21 4.41 169 10.28 5.35
Intermediate goods17 3.48 105 6.37 0.05
Consumer goods432 89.29 1,181 71.64 5.02
Capital goods6 1.27 185 11.21 1.33

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Prepared or preserve ...256,761.37
Petroleum oils, etc, ...126,536.14
Cigarettes containin ...15,817.39
Frozen yellowfin tun ...15,056.56
Rowing boats, canoes ...13,975.84
Motorboats, other th ...519,263.29
Petroleum oils, etc, ...162,923.90
Frozen tunas, nes107,071.72
Other articles of pl ...57,651.29
Rowing boats, canoes ...25,094.26

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Seychelles

Tariffs 2016

No. Of Tariff Agreement 4
Simple Average (%) 2.85
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 1,310,362.30
Maximum Rate (%) 200
Weighted Average (%) 4.32
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 81.66

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)1,427
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)15,410.00
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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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