Yemen Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 510
No. Of products 773
No. Of partners 76
Imports (in US$ Mil) 6,573
No. Of products 2,856
No. Of partners 128

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.24
Index of export market penetration1.44
World Growth-6.46
Country Growth-53.39

Service Indicators 2016

Service imports (BoP, current US$)...
Service exports (BoP, current US$)...
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)25.09
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)3.29

Yemen top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Saudi Arabia164 32.16
Oman87 17.01
Unspecified57 11.24
Somalia34 6.61
Japan28 5.46
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United Arab Emirates754 11.47
China708 10.78
Saudi Arabia564 8.58
Turkey453 6.88
India373 5.68

Yemen Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials217 42.56 1,275 19.40 8.23
Intermediate goods72 14.20 1,518 23.09 4.30
Consumer goods140 27.44 3,057 46.52 6.04
Capital goods80 15.78 702 10.69 6.02

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Fresh or chilled fis ...52,594.16
Automobiles with rec ...47,915.63
AC generators (alter ...24,732.34
Motor vehicle parts ...24,443.81
Frozen fish, nes22,425.48
Durum wheat809,786.62
Petroleum oils, etc, ...627,635.00
Semi-milled or wholl ...284,436.89
Automobiles with rec ...265,436.48
Palm oil (excl. crud ...189,851.82

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Yemen

Tariffs 2015

No. Of Tariff Agreement 2
Simple Average (%) 5.52
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 3,368,827.38
Maximum Rate (%) 25
Weighted Average (%) 5.14
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 20.90

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.06
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.05

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All31.90

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)

2016 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)27,318
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)1,040.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-5,957.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-21.81

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank186
Trading Across Borders Rank189

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2016 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings3

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

LPI Score...
LPI Rank...