Flag France / Burkina Faso Flag

Exports Flag β†’ Flag  (2018): $337M, Rnk 86 / 214

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $46.7M, Packaged Medicaments

Exports Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $39.6M, Rnk 11 / 112

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $10.4M, Raw Cotton

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 1.42, Rnk 15 / 137

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI -1.46, Rnk 129 / 137

GDP Flag (2018): $2.78T, CURRENT US$
Rnk 6 / 196

GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): -4.83%, CURRENT US$
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GDP Flag (2018): $14.1B, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 68.8%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $41,464, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): -8.54%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $715, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 25.5%, CURRENT US$
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France-Burkina Faso: In 2018, France exported $337M to Burkina Faso. The main products exported from France to Burkina Faso were Packaged Medicaments ($46.7M), Excavation Machinery ($15.4M), and Broadcasting Equipment ($11.7M). During the last 23 years the exports of France to Burkina Faso have increased at an annualized rate of 3.99%, from $137M in 1995 to $337M in 2018.

Burkina Faso-France: In 2018, Burkina Faso exported $39.6M to France. The main products exported from Burkina Faso to France were Raw Cotton ($10.4M), Other Pure Vegetable Oils ($9.73M), and Engine Parts ($2.68M). During the last 23 years the exports of Burkina Faso to France have decreased at an annualized rate of 0.48%, from $44.2M in 1995 to $39.6M in 2018.

Comparison: In 2018, France ranked 15 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.42), and 6 in total exports ($563B). That same year, Burkina Faso ranked 129 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -1.46), and 110 in total exports ($5.68B). In terms of GDP Per Capita, France was ranked 26 with a GDP Per Capita of $41,464, and Burkina Faso was ranked 183 with a GDP Per Capita of $715.

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, France exported $337M to Burkina Faso. The main products exported from France to Burkina Faso were Packaged Medicaments ($46.7M), Excavation Machinery ($15.4M), and Broadcasting Equipment ($11.7M). During the last 23 years the exports of France to Burkina Faso have increased at an annualized rate of 3.99%, from $137M in 1995 to $337M in 2018.

In 2018, Burkina Faso exported $39.6M to France. The main products exported from Burkina Faso to France were Raw Cotton ($10.4M), Other Pure Vegetable Oils ($9.73M), and Engine Parts ($2.68M). During the last 23 years the exports of Burkina Faso to France have decreased at an annualized rate of 0.48%, from $44.2M in 1995 to $39.6M in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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France
Top Destination
: Germany, $78.5B

Burkina Faso
Top Destination
: Switzerland, $3.21B

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

In 2018, countries that imported more from France than Burkina Faso were Germany ($78.5B), United States ($44.8B), and Belgium-Luxembourg ($42.9B).

In 2018, no countries were registered that imported more from Burkina Faso than from France.

Comparative Advantage France - Burkina Faso

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This chart compares trade between France and Burkina Faso by product, considering products traded by both, France and Burkina Faso.

During 2018, France had a large net trade with Burkina Faso in the exports of Machines ($126M), Chemical Products ($67M), and Foodstuffs ($33.5M).

During 2018, Burkina Faso had a large net trade with France in the exports of Textiles ($11.8M), Animal and Vegetable Bi-Products ($9.95M), and Vegetable Products ($8.84M).

Trade Forecasts

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