Tanzania Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 6,391
No. Of products 2,455
No. Of partners 140
Imports (in US$ Mil) 10,873
No. Of products 3,862
No. Of partners 189

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.12
Index of export market penetration2.82
World Growth12.59
Country Growth6.06

Service Indicators 2021

Service imports (BoP, current US$)...
Service exports (BoP, current US$)...
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)15.80
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)14.12

Tanzania top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Arab Emirates1,052 16.46
India1,009 15.78
South Africa917 14.34
Switzerland527 8.25
Kenya397 6.22
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China2,696 24.80
United Arab Emirates1,360 12.50
India1,210 11.12
Saudi Arabia674 6.20
Japan469 4.31

Tanzania Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials1,604 25.10 320 2.95 4.83
Intermediate goods3,715 58.13 3,101 28.52 4.70
Consumer goods970 15.18 4,777 43.94 14.90
Capital goods102 1.59 2,670 24.56 4.81

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Gold in unwrought fo ...2,738,710.89
Semi-milled or wholl ...280,393.71
Waste&scrap of gold, ...190,848.59
Cashew nuts, fresh o ...163,428.01
Coffee, not roasted ...155,138.70
Petroleum oils, etc, ...2,113,781.74
Other medicaments of ...322,256.31
Flat rlld prod, i/na ...284,093.61
Spelt, common wheat ...222,452.81
Palm oil (excl. crud ...212,644.04

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Tanzania

Tariffs 2021

No. Of Tariff Agreement 4
Simple Average (%) 12.03
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 4,738,369.45
Maximum Rate (%) 101.33
Weighted Average (%) 8.67
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 38.85

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.54
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.53

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All30.70

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM)

No Of NTM Measures...
No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit)...

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB)

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

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2021 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)70,656
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)1,120.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-1,184.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-1.68

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank141
Trading Across Borders Rank182

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2018 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings4

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.99
LPI Rank61