Zimbabwe Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 6,036
No. Of products 1,203
No. Of partners 100
Imports (in US$ Mil) 7,578
No. Of products 3,751
No. Of partners 147

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.28
Index of export market penetration2.09
World Growth12.59
Country Growth8.82

Service Indicators 2021

Service imports (BoP, current US$)...
Service exports (BoP, current US$)...
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)30.90
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)25.41

Zimbabwe top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
South Africa2,923 48.43
United Arab Emirates1,725 28.58
Mozambique509 8.43
China256 4.24
Unspecified214 3.55
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
South Africa3,240 42.76
Singapore1,044 13.78
China920 12.14
Mozambique255 3.36
Mauritius218 2.88

Zimbabwe Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials2,274 37.67 383 5.06 5.92
Intermediate goods3,535 58.57 2,518 33.24 10.26
Consumer goods186 3.07 2,824 37.26 19.81
Capital goods40 0.66 1,815 23.95 8.25

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Gold in oth semi-man ...1,612,843.36
Nickel mattes1,248,447.11
Nickel ores and conc ...1,036,083.48
Tobacco, partly or w ...765,299.59
Ferro-chromium conta ...295,824.76
Petroleum oils, etc, ...1,184,527.73
Crude soya-bean oil222,526.90
Vaccines for human m ...202,856.92
Other medicaments of ...160,650.13
Electrical energy152,095.05

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Zimbabwe

Tariffs 2021

No. Of Tariff Agreement 1
Simple Average (%) 18.44
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 1,122,948.21
Maximum Rate (%) 653.79
Weighted Average (%) 11.37
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 10.35

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)

2021 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)28,371
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)1,530.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-1,558.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-5.49

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank140
Trading Across Borders Rank159

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

2018 CPIA »
CPIA Trade Ratings2.50

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.08
LPI Rank151