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Exports FlagFlag  (2018): $1.71B, Rnk 94 / 206

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $62.1M, Rubber Footwear

Exports FlagFlag (2018): $999M, Rnk 1 / 109

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $564M, Crude Petroleum

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 0.89, Rnk 30 / 137

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI -1.18, Rnk 118 / 137

China-Cameroon: In 2018, China exported $1.71B to Cameroon. The main products exported from China to Cameroon were Rubber Footwear ($62.1M), Pesticides ($57.1M), and Electric Motors ($56.9M). During the last 23 years the exports of China to Cameroon have increased at an annualized rate of 23.3%, from $13.9M in 1995 to $1.71B in 2018.

Cameroon-China: In 2018, Cameroon exported $999M to China. The main products exported from Cameroon to China were Crude Petroleum ($564M), Rough Wood ($215M), and Sawn Wood ($100M). During the last 23 years the exports of Cameroon to China have increased at an annualized rate of 15.4%, from $37.4M in 1995 to $999M in 2018.

Comparison: In 2018, China ranked 30 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.89), and 1 in total exports ($2.59T). That same year, Cameroon ranked 118 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -1.18), and 116 in total exports ($4.26B). N/A

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, China exported $1.71B to Cameroon. The main products exported from China to Cameroon were Rubber Footwear ($62.1M), Pesticides ($57.1M), and Electric Motors ($56.9M). During the last 23 years the exports of China to Cameroon have increased at an annualized rate of 23.3%, from $13.9M in 1995 to $1.71B in 2018.

In 2018, Cameroon exported $999M to China. The main products exported from Cameroon to China were Crude Petroleum ($564M), Rough Wood ($215M), and Sawn Wood ($100M). During the last 23 years the exports of Cameroon to China have increased at an annualized rate of 15.4%, from $37.4M in 1995 to $999M in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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China
Top Destination
: United States, $499B

Cameroon
Top Destination
: China, $999M

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

In 2018, countries that imported more from China than Cameroon were United States ($499B), Hong Kong ($282B), and Japan ($155B).

In 2018, no countries were registered that imported more from Cameroon than from China.

Comparative Advantage China - Cameroon

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This chart compares trade between China and Cameroon by product, considering products traded by both, China and Cameroon.

During 2018, China had a large net trade with Cameroon in the exports of Machines ($446M), Metals ($246M), and Textiles ($202M).

During 2018, Cameroon had a large net trade with China in the exports of Mineral Products ($632M), Wood Products ($325M), and Textiles ($31.1M).

Tariff Section

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

In 2018, the products from China that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Cameroon were Vermouth and other flavoured grape wines - pack < 2l (65%) and Vermouth and other flavoured grape wines - pack > 2l (65%).

In 2014, the products from Cameroon that paid the highest import tariffs to enter China were Horses: live, other than pure-bred breeding animals (30%) and Mules and hinnies: live (30%).

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*The tariffs present between China and Cameroon are:
125: General duty rate
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement

Trade Forecasts

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