Flag United Arab Emirates / Uganda Flag

Exports Flag β†’ Flag  (2018): $742M, Rnk 45 / 206

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $541M, Refined Petroleum

Exports Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $1.68B, Rnk 1 / 141

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $1.64B, Gold

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 0.26, Rnk 55 / 137

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI -0.48, Rnk 86 / 137

United Arab Emirates-Uganda: In 2018, United Arab Emirates exported $742M to Uganda. The main products exported from United Arab Emirates to Uganda were Refined Petroleum ($541M), Cement ($21.5M), and Ethylene Polymers ($17M). During the last 23 years the exports of United Arab Emirates to Uganda have increased at an annualized rate of 11.5%, from $61M in 1995 to $742M in 2018.

Uganda-United Arab Emirates: In 2018, Uganda exported $1.68B to United Arab Emirates. The main products exported from Uganda to United Arab Emirates were Gold ($1.64B), Fish Fillets ($12.8M), and Bran ($4.1M). During the last 23 years the exports of Uganda to United Arab Emirates have increased at an annualized rate of 42.6%, from $479k in 1995 to $1.68B in 2018.

Comparison: In 2018, United Arab Emirates ranked 55 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.26), and 26 in total exports ($242B). That same year, Uganda ranked 86 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -0.48), and 117 in total exports ($4.16B). N/A

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, United Arab Emirates exported $742M to Uganda. The main products exported from United Arab Emirates to Uganda were Refined Petroleum ($541M), Cement ($21.5M), and Ethylene Polymers ($17M). During the last 23 years the exports of United Arab Emirates to Uganda have increased at an annualized rate of 11.5%, from $61M in 1995 to $742M in 2018.

In 2018, Uganda exported $1.68B to United Arab Emirates. The main products exported from Uganda to United Arab Emirates were Gold ($1.64B), Fish Fillets ($12.8M), and Bran ($4.1M). During the last 23 years the exports of Uganda to United Arab Emirates have increased at an annualized rate of 42.6%, from $479k in 1995 to $1.68B in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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United Arab Emirates
Top Destination
: India, $23.8B

Uganda
Top Destination
: United Arab Emirates, $1.68B

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

In 2018, countries that imported more from United Arab Emirates than Uganda were India ($23.8B), Japan ($21.7B), and China ($17.4B).

In 2018, countries that imported more from Uganda than United Arab Emirates were South Sudan ($301M), Rwanda ($197M), and Israel ($15.7M).

Comparative Advantage United Arab Emirates - Uganda

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This chart compares trade between United Arab Emirates and Uganda by product, considering products traded by both, United Arab Emirates and Uganda.

During 2018, United Arab Emirates had a large net trade with Uganda in the exports of Mineral Products ($565M), Machines ($50.8M), and Plastics and Rubbers ($30.9M).

During 2018, Uganda had a large net trade with United Arab Emirates in the exports of Precious Metals ($1.65B), Animal Products ($13.3M), and Foodstuffs ($8.88M).

Tariff Section

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This sections shows import tariffs for products traded between United Arab Emirates and Uganda (using the HS6 product classification and the last year reported).

In 2018, the products from United Arab Emirates that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Uganda were Tobacco, unmanufactured, not stemmed or stripped (100%) and Tobacco, unmanufactured, stemmed or stripped (100%).

In 2018, the products from Uganda that paid the highest import tariffs to enter United Arab Emirates 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 United Arab Emirates and Uganda are:
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement

Trade Forecasts

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This section shows a forecast for total trade between United Arab Emirates and Uganda. 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 United Arab Emirates has comparative advantage over Uganda. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more Uganda has comparative advantage over United Arab Emirates.