Seychelles Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 847
No. Of products 325
No. Of partners 82
Imports (in US$ Mil) 1,137
No. Of products 3,410
No. Of partners 157

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.09
Index of export market penetration1.57
World Growth3.50
Country Growth0.28

Service Indicators 2018

Service imports (BoP, current US$)672,361,886.08
Service exports (BoP, current US$)1,163,108,736.80
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)102.08
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)87.03

Seychelles top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Arab Emirates203 23.94
United Kingdom161 19.04
France132 15.53
Cayman Islands84 9.93
Marshall Islands53 6.21
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Arab Emirates319 28.09
France118 10.36
Spain84 7.43
United Kingdom80 7.01
South Africa73 6.42

Seychelles Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials84 9.92 215 18.90 2.83
Intermediate goods41 4.80 114 10.00 0.05
Consumer goods672 79.29 632 55.58 3.18
Capital goods48 5.67 170 14.94 0.03

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Prepared or preserve ...274,936.68
Motorboats, other th ...212,590.00
Petroleum oils, etc, ...159,494.44
Frozen yellowfin tun ...67,967.42
Helicopters of an un ...41,902.73
Petroleum oils, etc, ...231,517.63
Frozen tunas, nes157,983.90
Motorboats, other th ...45,487.49
Rowing boats, canoes ...26,977.27
Sailboats, with or w ...11,611.23

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Seychelles

Tariffs 2018

No. Of Tariff Agreement 7
Simple Average (%) 2.27
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 817,923.64
Maximum Rate (%) 1,482.37
Weighted Average (%) 2.09
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 89.94

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)

2018 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)1,590
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)15,600.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-239.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-15.05

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank100
Trading Across Borders Rank98

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

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Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

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