Flag Afghanistan / Gabon Flag

Exports Flag β†’ Flag  (2009): $1.22k, Rnk 97 / 98

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2009): $1.22k, Coated Metal Soldering Products

Exports Flag β†’ Flag (2003): $60.3k, Rnk 75 / 112

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2003): $60.3k, Rough Wood

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI -0.8, Rnk 105 / 137

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI -1.35, Rnk 126 / 137

GDP Flag (2018): $19.4B, CURRENT US$
Rnk 115 / 196

GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 91.5%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 37 / 196

GDP Flag (2018): $16.9B, CURRENT US$
Rnk 120 / 196

GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 8.67%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 147 / 196

GDP PC Flag (2018): $521, CURRENT US$
Rnk 190 / 196

GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 42.8%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 54 / 196

GDP PC Flag (2018): $7,953, CURRENT US$
Rnk 88 / 196

GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): -22.1%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 186 / 196

Afghanistan-Gabon: In 2009, Afghanistan exported $1.22k to Gabon. The main products that Afghanistan exported to Gabon are Coated Metal Soldering Products ($1.22k). During the last 6 years the exports of Afghanistan to Gabon have decreased at an annualized rate of 50.2%, from $79.9k in 2003 to $1.22k in 2009.

In 2009, Afghanistan did not exported services to Gabon.

Gabon-Afghanistan: In 2009, Gabon exported $60.3k to Afghanistan . The main products that Gabon exported to Afghanistan were Rough Wood ($60.3k). During the last 6 years the exports of Afghanistan to Gabon have decreased at an annualized rate of 50.2%, from $79.9k in 2003 to $1.22k in 2009.

In 2009, Gabon did not exported services to Afghanistan.

Comparison: In 2018,  Afghanistan ranked 105 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -0.8), and 141 in total exports ($1.27B). That same year, Gabon ranked 126 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -1.35), and 108 in total exports ($5.75B).

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2009, Afghanistan exported $1.22k to Gabon. The main products exported from Afghanistan to Gabon were Coated Metal Soldering Products ($1.22k). During the last 6 years the exports of Afghanistan to Gabon have decreased at an annualized rate of 50.2%, from $79.9k in 2003 to $1.22k in 2009.

In 2003, Gabon exported $60.3k to Afghanistan. The main products exported from Gabon to Afghanistan were Rough Wood ($60.3k). During the last 5 years the exports of Gabon to Afghanistan have increased at an annualized rate of 1.05%, from $56.6k in 1998 to $60.3k in 2003.

Market Competitiveness

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Afghanistan
Top Destination
: Pakistan, $518M

Gabon
Top Destination
: China, $2.62B

This map shows whether countries import more from Afghanistan or Gabon. Each country is colored based on the difference in imports they receive from Afghanistan and Gabon or the difference in the growth in imports.

In 2018, countries that imported more from Afghanistan than Gabon were Pakistan ($518M), United Arab Emirates ($120M), and Iran ($14.8M).

In 2018, countries that imported more from Gabon than Afghanistan were China ($2.62B), South Korea ($486M), and Australia ($318M).

Comparative Advantage Afghanistan - Gabon

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This chart compares trade between Afghanistan and Gabon by product, considering products traded by both, Afghanistan and Gabon.

During 2009, Afghanistan had a large net trade with Gabon in the exports of Metals ($1.22k).

During 2003, Gabon had a large net trade with Afghanistan in the exports of Wood Products ($60.3k).

Tariff Section

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This section shows import tariffs for products traded between Afghanistan and Gabon (using the HS6 product classification and the last year reported).

In 2018, the products from Afghanistan that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Gabon were Tricycles, scooters, pedal cars and similar wheeled toys: dolls' carriages: dolls: other toys: reduced-size (scale) models and similar recreational models, working or not: puzzles of all kinds (50%) and Large Sized Cars (45.6%).

In 2016, the products from Gabon that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Afghanistan were Mules and hinnies: live (30%) and Bovine animals, live, except pure-bred breeding (30%).

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*The tariffs present between Afghanistan and Gabon are:
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement

Trade Forecasts

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Economic Complexity

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Competitive Landscape

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This visualization show the product space at the HS4 level colored from blue to red.  This mean that the more blue a dot/product is, the more Afghanistan has comparative advantage over Gabon. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more Gabon has comparative advantage over Afghanistan.