Flag Germany / Malawi Flag

Exports FlagFlag  (2018): $22M, Rnk 162 / 216

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $4.41M, Instructional Models

Exports FlagFlag (2018): $131M, Rnk 2 / 90

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $117M, Raw Tobacco

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 1.9, Rnk 4 / 137

GDP Flag (2018): $3.95T, CURRENT US$
Rnk 4 / 196

GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 5.83%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 153 / 196

GDP Flag (2018): $7.06B, CURRENT US$
Rnk 149 / 196

GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 32.8%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $47,603, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 4.79%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $389, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 0.46%, CURRENT US$
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Germany-Malawi: In 2018, Germany exported $22M to Malawi. The main products exported from Germany to Malawi were Instructional Models ($4.41M), Laboratory Reagents ($4.14M), and Machinery Having Individual Functions ($1.54M). During the last 23 years the exports of Germany to Malawi have decreased at an annualized rate of 3.73%, from $52.7M in 1995 to $22M in 2018.

Malawi-Germany: In 2018, Malawi exported $131M to Germany. The main products exported from Malawi to Germany were Raw Tobacco ($117M), Tea ($10.4M), and Raw Sugar ($2.25M). During the last 23 years the exports of Malawi to Germany have increased at an annualized rate of 2.95%, from $67.2M in 1995 to $131M in 2018.

Comparison: In 2018, Germany ranked 4 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.9), and 2 in total exports ($1.5T). That same year, Malawi ranked 151 in total exports ($998M), and does not have data regarding Economic Complexity Index. In terms of GDP Per Capita, Germany was ranked 18 with a GDP Per Capita of $47,603, and Malawi was ranked 194 with a GDP Per Capita of $389.

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, Germany exported $22M to Malawi. The main products exported from Germany to Malawi were Instructional Models ($4.41M), Laboratory Reagents ($4.14M), and Machinery Having Individual Functions ($1.54M). During the last 23 years the exports of Germany to Malawi have decreased at an annualized rate of 3.73%, from $52.7M in 1995 to $22M in 2018.

In 2018, Malawi exported $131M to Germany. The main products exported from Malawi to Germany were Raw Tobacco ($117M), Tea ($10.4M), and Raw Sugar ($2.25M). During the last 23 years the exports of Malawi to Germany have increased at an annualized rate of 2.95%, from $67.2M in 1995 to $131M in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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Germany
Top Destination
: United States, $132B

Malawi
Top Destination
: Belgium-Luxembourg, $213M

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

In 2018, countries that imported more from Germany than Malawi were United States ($132B), France ($121B), and China ($109B).

In 2018, no countries were registered that imported more from Malawi than from Germany.

Comparative Advantage Germany - Malawi

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This chart compares trade between Germany and Malawi by product, considering products traded by both, Germany and Malawi.

During 2018, Germany had a large net trade with Malawi in the exports of Instruments ($6.6M), Chemical Products ($5.98M), and Machines ($5.83M).

During 2018, Malawi had a large net trade with Germany in the exports of Foodstuffs ($119M), Vegetable Products ($11.5M), and Instruments ($137k).

Tariff Section

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

In 2017, the products from Germany that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Malawi were Sugars: cane sugar, raw, in solid form, other than as specified in Subheading Note 2 to this chapter, not containing added flavouring or colouring matter (87%) and Refined sugar, in solid form, nes, pure sucrose (76.8%).

In 2016, the products from Malawi that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Germany were Bovine edible offal, fresh or chilled (25%) and Bovine tongues, frozen (25%).

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*The tariffs present between Germany and Malawi are:
124: European Union GSP for Least Developed Countries
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement

Trade Forecasts

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