Flag Hong Kong / Burma Flag

Exports FlagFlag  (2018): $199M, Rnk 46 / 192

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $25.8M, Light Rubberized Knitted Fabric

Exports FlagFlag (2018): $183M, Rnk 18 / 144

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $55.3M, Optical Fibers

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 0.89, Rnk 32 / 137

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI -1.24, Rnk 122 / 137

GDP Flag (2018): $363B, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 65.4%, CURRENT US$
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GDP Flag (2018): $71.2B, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 124%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $48,676, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 54.4%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $1,326, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 108%, CURRENT US$
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Hong Kong-Burma: In 2018, Hong Kong exported $199M to Burma. The main products exported from Hong Kong to Burma were Light Rubberized Knitted Fabric ($25.8M), Broadcasting Equipment ($12.4M), and Broadcasting Accessories ($10.2M). During the last 23 years the exports of Hong Kong to Burma have increased at an annualized rate of 5.2%, from $62M in 1995 to $199M in 2018.

Burma-Hong Kong: In 2018, Burma exported $183M to Hong Kong. The main products exported from Burma to Hong Kong were Optical Fibers ($55.3M), Crustaceans ($23.6M), and Precious Stones ($12.2M). During the last 23 years the exports of Burma to Hong Kong have increased at an annualized rate of 4.88%, from $61.2M in 1995 to $183M in 2018.

Comparison: In 2018, Hong Kong ranked 32 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.89), and 34 in total exports ($127B). That same year, Burma ranked 122 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -1.24), and 72 in total exports ($20B). In terms of GDP Per Capita, Hong Kong was ranked 17 with a GDP Per Capita of $48,676, and Burma was ranked 165 with a GDP Per Capita of $1,326.

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, Hong Kong exported $199M to Burma. The main products exported from Hong Kong to Burma were Light Rubberized Knitted Fabric ($25.8M), Broadcasting Equipment ($12.4M), and Broadcasting Accessories ($10.2M). During the last 23 years the exports of Hong Kong to Burma have increased at an annualized rate of 5.2%, from $62M in 1995 to $199M in 2018.

In 2018, Burma exported $183M to Hong Kong. The main products exported from Burma to Hong Kong were Optical Fibers ($55.3M), Crustaceans ($23.6M), and Precious Stones ($12.2M). During the last 23 years the exports of Burma to Hong Kong have increased at an annualized rate of 4.88%, from $61.2M in 1995 to $183M in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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Hong Kong
Top Destination
: China, $25.3B

Burma
Top Destination
: Thailand, $5.27B

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

In 2018, countries that imported more from Hong Kong than Burma were China ($25.3B), India ($16B), and Vietnam ($10.5B).

In 2018, countries that imported more from Burma than Hong Kong were Thailand ($5.27B), Denmark ($209M), and Spain ($428M).

Comparative Advantage Hong Kong - Burma

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This chart compares trade between Hong Kong and Burma by product, considering products traded by both, Hong Kong and Burma.

During 2018, Hong Kong had a large net trade with Burma in the exports of Textiles ($70.3M), Machines ($52.9M), and Instruments ($15.4M).

During 2018, Burma had a large net trade with Hong Kong in the exports of Instruments ($60.6M), Machines ($38.6M), and Animal Products ($24.3M).

Trade Forecasts

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