Vanuatu Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 64
No. Of products 390
No. Of partners 52
Imports (in US$ Mil) 281
No. Of products 2,984
No. Of partners 99

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.25
Index of export market penetration1.23
World Growth9.18
Country Growth20.91

Service Indicators 2019

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Vanuatu top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Malaysia13 20.45
Philippines11 18.03
New Zealand7 11.41
Australia7 11.30
Fiji5 8.09
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Australia83 29.67
Singapore51 18.20
New Zealand36 12.69
Fiji22 7.98
China19 6.92

Vanuatu Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials35 54.90 12 4.11 30.79
Intermediate goods22 34.38 35 12.43 14.91
Consumer goods4 7.03 184 65.71 22.54
Capital goods1 1.70 42 15.02 12.43

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Crude coconut (copra ...16,603.09
Vegetable products u ...7,393.88
Frozen boneless bovi ...5,143.92
Colour lakes; prepar ...2,736.67
Petroleum oils, etc, ...48,193.96
Other medicaments of ...15,154.55
Semi-milled or wholl ...8,435.67
Wheat or meslin flou ...4,449.60
Portland cement (exc ...3,926.93

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Vanuatu

Tariffs 2009

No. Of Tariff Agreement 2
Simple Average (%) 18.59
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 33,886.72
Maximum Rate (%) 1,089.24
Weighted Average (%) 18.76
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 13.40

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.12
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.12

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)934
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)3,210.00
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Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank107
Trading Across Borders Rank148

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2018 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings4

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

LPI Score...
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