Zimbabwe Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 2,832
No. Of products 1,344
No. Of partners 92
Imports (in US$ Mil) 5,212
No. Of products 3,880
No. Of partners 150

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.16
Index of export market penetration1.79
World Growth-1.59
Country Growth-7.76

Service Indicators 2017

Service imports (BoP, current US$)1,092,819,848.91
Service exports (BoP, current US$)418,884,640.00
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)30.37
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)19.66

Zimbabwe top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
South Africa2,250 79.45
Mozambique268 9.45
United Arab Emirates117 4.12
Zambia72 2.55
Belgium46 1.61
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
South Africa2,152 41.30
Singapore1,118 21.45
China365 7.01
Zambia182 3.50
India166 3.18

Zimbabwe Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials1,477 52.14 512 9.83 0.47
Intermediate goods1,175 41.50 1,199 23.00 1.43
Consumer goods127 4.48 2,472 47.44 7.74
Capital goods51 1.81 993 19.05 4.43

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Tobacco, partly or w ...880,229.89
Gold in oth semi-man ...849,125.70
Nickel ores and conc ...293,548.93
Ferro-chromium conta ...118,168.66
Diamonds industrial ...106,267.27
Petroleum oils, etc, ...1,300,009.08
Maize (excl. seed)286,458.05
Electrical energy168,527.14
Crude soya-bean oil119,855.56
Other medicaments of ...117,470.59

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Zimbabwe

Tariffs 2016

No. Of Tariff Agreement 5
Simple Average (%) 9.56
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 2,906,201.72
Maximum Rate (%) 100
Weighted Average (%) 4.99
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 35.85

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI)

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

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All64.20

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)

2017 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)22,041
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)1,170.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-2,361.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-10.71

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank159
Trading Across Borders Rank153

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2017 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings2.50

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.08
LPI Rank151