Seychelles Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 824
No. Of products 406
No. Of partners 81
Imports (in US$ Mil) 1,438
No. Of products 3,429
No. Of partners 162

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.08
Index of export market penetration1.56
World Growth-1.13
Country Growth1.15

Service Indicators 2019

Service imports (BoP, current US$)679,056,729.41
Service exports (BoP, current US$)1,126,009,597.36
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)95.24
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)83.58

Seychelles top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Arab Emirates302 36.70
United Kingdom122 14.77
British Virgin Islands104 12.64
France102 12.43
Italy42 5.10
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Arab Emirates319 22.17
Qatar200 13.90
France114 7.94
British Virgin Islands105 7.31
South Africa74 5.18

Seychelles Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials64 7.81 162 11.30 2.19
Intermediate goods21 2.55 135 9.41 0.03
Consumer goods729 88.50 923 64.22 34.73
Capital goods6 0.69 213 14.78 0.02

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Petroleum oils, etc, ...307,027.54
Prepared or preserve ...226,866.15
Motorboats, other th ...155,636.48
Frozen yellowfin tun ...48,699.65
Cigarettes containin ...18,584.96
Petroleum oils, etc, ...228,809.02
Motorboats, other th ...219,562.49
Rowing boats, canoes ...107,151.85
Frozen tunas, nes102,608.76
Sailboats, with or w ...20,831.81

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Seychelles

Tariffs 2019

No. Of Tariff Agreement 7
Simple Average (%) 8.91
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 1,106,530.39
Maximum Rate (%) 3,000
Weighted Average (%) 20.28
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 88.84

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)

2019 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)1,581
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)15,930.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-184.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-11.66

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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