Trinidad and Tobago Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Trinidad and Tobago

2015

Overall Exports and Imports

Exports
Exports (in US$ Mil) 10,756
No. Of products 2,483
No. Of partners 145
Imports
Imports (in US$ Mil) 9,298
No. Of products 3,777
No. Of partners 176

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.16
Index of export market penetration2.06
World Growth-6.47
Country Growth-18.62

Service Indicators 2016

Service imports (BoP, current US$)...
Service exports (BoP, current US$)...
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)50.67
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)48.14

Trinidad and Tobago top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States4,488 41.73
Argentina726 6.75
Colombia437 4.07
Peru419 3.90
Chile386 3.58
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States2,971 31.95
Gabon1,162 12.49
China660 7.10
Colombia512 5.51
Russian Federation453 4.88

Trinidad and Tobago Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials702 6.53 3,244 34.89 5.83
Intermediate goods4,061 37.76 1,156 12.43 8.29
Consumer goods4,944 45.97 2,381 25.61 15.49
Capital goods1,042 9.69 2,508 26.98 6.77

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports
Natural gas, liquefi ...2,846,549.89
Anhydrous ammonia1,649,631.18
Petroleum oils, etc, ...1,260,291.68
Methanol (methyl alc ...1,161,844.01
Floating or submersi ...457,387.92
Imports
Petroleum oils and o ...2,629,165.97
Non-agglomerated iro ...247,232.79
Automobiles with rec ...217,295.21
Tugs and pusher craf ...175,564.24
Cargo vessels nes an ...140,019.39

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Trinidad and Tobago

Tariffs 2013

No. Of Tariff Agreement 2
Simple Average (%) 11.43
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 301,175.93
Maximum Rate (%) 373.41
Weighted Average (%) 8.63
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 7.78

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI)

OTRI »
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff...
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff...

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

SPRD »
Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All10.90

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM) 2010

No Of NTM Measures (2010)1
No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit) (2010)1

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB)

TTDB »
Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Simple Average...
Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Weighted Average...

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2016 WDI »
Population1,364,962
GDP (current US$ Mil)20,989
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)15,680.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-530.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-2.53

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank102
Trading Across Borders Rank126

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.40
LPI Rank121