Flag Afghanistan / Kenya Flag

Exports FlagFlag  (2018): $21.2k, Rnk 82 / 104

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $8.12k, Other Fruits

Exports FlagFlag (2018): $117M, Rnk 15 / 173

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $114M, Tea

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

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI -0.43, Rnk 83 / 137

Afghanistan-Kenya: In 2018, Afghanistan exported $21.2k to Kenya. The main products exported from Afghanistan to Kenya were Other Fruits ($8.12k), Used Clothing ($6.65k), and Tufted Carpets ($6.47k). During the last 18 years the exports of Afghanistan to Kenya have decreased at an annualized rate of 0.92%, from $25.1k in 2000 to $21.2k in 2018.

Kenya-Afghanistan: In 2018, Kenya exported $117M to Afghanistan. The main products exported from Kenya to Afghanistan were Tea ($114M), Specialized Vehicles ($1.03M), and Other Edible Preparations ($536k). During the last 18 years the exports of Kenya to Afghanistan have increased at an annualized rate of 7.56%, from $31.5M in 2000 to $117M in 2018.

Comparison: In 2018, Afghanistan ranked 105 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -0.8), and 141 in total exports ($1.27B). That same year, Kenya ranked 83 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -0.43), and 103 in total exports ($6.63B). N/A

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, Afghanistan exported $21.2k to Kenya. The main products exported from Afghanistan to Kenya were Other Fruits ($8.12k), Used Clothing ($6.65k), and Tufted Carpets ($6.47k). During the last 18 years the exports of Afghanistan to Kenya have decreased at an annualized rate of 0.92%, from $25.1k in 2000 to $21.2k in 2018.

In 2018, Kenya exported $117M to Afghanistan. The main products exported from Kenya to Afghanistan were Tea ($114M), Specialized Vehicles ($1.03M), and Other Edible Preparations ($536k). During the last 18 years the exports of Kenya to Afghanistan have increased at an annualized rate of 7.56%, from $31.5M in 2000 to $117M in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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Afghanistan
Top Destination
: Pakistan, $518M

Kenya
Top Destination
: Uganda, $643M

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

In 2018, countries that imported more from Afghanistan than Kenya were India ($446M), Iraq ($10.7M), and Paraguay ($2.57M).

In 2018, countries that imported more from Kenya than Afghanistan were Uganda ($643M), Netherlands ($511M), and United States ($527M).

Comparative Advantage Afghanistan - Kenya

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

During 2018, Afghanistan had a large net trade with Kenya in the exports of Textiles ($13.1k) and Vegetable Products ($8.12k).

During 2018, Kenya had a large net trade with Afghanistan in the exports of Vegetable Products ($114M), Transportation ($1.05M), and Paper Goods ($738k).

Tariff Section

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

In 2018, the products from Afghanistan that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Kenya 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 2018, the products from Kenya that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Afghanistan were Raw sugar, beet (100%) and Sugars: cane sugar, raw, in solid form, as specified in Subheading Note 2 to this chapter, not containing added flavouring or colouring matter (100%).

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

Trade Forecasts

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This section shows a forecast for total trade between Afghanistan and Kenya. The forecast is based on a long short-term memory model or LSTM constructed using yearly trade data.

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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 Kenya. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more Kenya has comparative advantage over Afghanistan.