Flag Democratic Republic of the Congo / Tanzania Flag

Exports FlagFlag  (2018): $549k, Rnk 41 / 74

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $323k, Refined Copper

Exports FlagFlag (2018): $310M, Rnk 5 / 148

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $87.8M, Quicklime

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI -1.6, Rnk 131 / 137

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI -0.44, Rnk 84 / 137

GDP Flag (2018): $47.2B, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 139%, CURRENT US$
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GDP Flag (2018): $58B, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 108%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $562, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 71.5%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $1,061, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 54.4%, CURRENT US$
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Democratic Republic of the Congo-Tanzania: In 2018, Democratic Republic of the Congo exported $549k to Tanzania. The main products exported from Democratic Republic of the Congo to Tanzania were Refined Copper ($323k), Sawn Wood ($148k), and Revenue Stamps ($46.2k). During the last 23 years the exports of Democratic Republic of the Congo to Tanzania have increased at an annualized rate of 10.7%, from $53.4k in 1995 to $549k in 2018.

Tanzania-Democratic Republic of the Congo: In 2018, Tanzania exported $310M to Democratic Republic of the Congo. The main products exported from Tanzania to Democratic Republic of the Congo were Quicklime ($87.8M), Wheat Flours ($73.9M), and Dental Products ($15.4M). During the last 21 years the exports of Tanzania to Democratic Republic of the Congo have increased at an annualized rate of 17.6%, from $7.51M in 1997 to $310M in 2018.

Comparison: In 2018, Democratic Republic of the Congo ranked 131 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -1.6), and 85 in total exports ($10.7B). That same year, Tanzania ranked 84 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -0.44), and 106 in total exports ($5.78B). In terms of GDP Per Capita, Democratic Republic of the Congo was ranked 187 with a GDP Per Capita of $562, and Tanzania was ranked 169 with a GDP Per Capita of $1,061.

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, Democratic Republic of the Congo exported $549k to Tanzania. The main products exported from Democratic Republic of the Congo to Tanzania were Refined Copper ($323k), Sawn Wood ($148k), and Revenue Stamps ($46.2k). During the last 23 years the exports of Democratic Republic of the Congo to Tanzania have increased at an annualized rate of 10.7%, from $53.4k in 1995 to $549k in 2018.

In 2018, Tanzania exported $310M to Democratic Republic of the Congo. The main products exported from Tanzania to Democratic Republic of the Congo were Quicklime ($87.8M), Wheat Flours ($73.9M), and Dental Products ($15.4M). During the last 21 years the exports of Tanzania to Democratic Republic of the Congo have increased at an annualized rate of 17.6%, from $7.51M in 1997 to $310M in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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Democratic Republic of the Congo
Top Destination
: China, $5.51B

Tanzania
Top Destination
: Rwanda, $667M

This map shows whether countries import more from Democratic Republic of the Congo or Tanzania. Each country is colored based on the difference in imports they receive from Democratic Republic of the Congo and Tanzania or the difference in the growth in imports.

In 2018, countries that imported more from Democratic Republic of the Congo than Tanzania were China ($5.51B), Zambia ($1.36B), and South Korea ($612M).

In 2018, countries that imported more from Tanzania than Democratic Republic of the Congo were Rwanda ($667M), India ($595M), and Uganda ($359M).

Comparative Advantage Democratic Republic of the Congo - Tanzania

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This chart compares trade between Democratic Republic of the Congo and Tanzania by product, considering products traded by both, Democratic Republic of the Congo and Tanzania.

During 2018, Democratic Republic of the Congo had a large net trade with Tanzania in the exports of Metals ($339k), Wood Products ($150k), and Arts and Antiques ($46.2k).

During 2018, Tanzania had a large net trade with Democratic Republic of the Congo in the exports of Mineral Products ($97.1M), Vegetable Products ($74.9M), and Metals ($49.8M).

Trade Forecasts

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This section shows a forecast for total trade between Democratic Republic of the Congo and Tanzania. 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 Democratic Republic of the Congo has comparative advantage over Tanzania. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more Tanzania has comparative advantage over Democratic Republic of the Congo.