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Exports FlagFlag  (2018): $62M, Rnk 25 / 173

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $5.64M, Coated Flat-Rolled Iron

Exports FlagFlag (2018): $3.08M, Rnk 14 / 85

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $1.79M, Refined Petroleum

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI -0.43, Rnk 83 / 137

Kenya-Burundi: In 2018, Kenya exported $62M to Burundi. The main products exported from Kenya to Burundi were Coated Flat-Rolled Iron ($5.64M), Other Small Iron Pipes ($5.05M), and Mixed Mineral or Chemical Fertilizers ($3.51M). During the last 23 years the exports of Kenya to Burundi have increased at an annualized rate of 8.14%, from $10.2M in 1995 to $62M in 2018.

Burundi-Kenya: In 2018, Burundi exported $3.08M to Kenya. The main products exported from Burundi to Kenya were Refined Petroleum ($1.79M), Tea ($482k), and Bran ($346k). During the last 23 years the exports of Burundi to Kenya have increased at an annualized rate of 0.68%, from $2.64M in 1995 to $3.08M in 2018.

Comparison: In 2018, Kenya ranked 83 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -0.43), and 103 in total exports ($6.63B). That same year, Burundi ranked 169 in total exports ($272M), and does not have data regarding Economic Complexity Index. N/A

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, Kenya exported $62M to Burundi. The main products exported from Kenya to Burundi were Coated Flat-Rolled Iron ($5.64M), Other Small Iron Pipes ($5.05M), and Mixed Mineral or Chemical Fertilizers ($3.51M). During the last 23 years the exports of Kenya to Burundi have increased at an annualized rate of 8.14%, from $10.2M in 1995 to $62M in 2018.

In 2018, Burundi exported $3.08M to Kenya. The main products exported from Burundi to Kenya were Refined Petroleum ($1.79M), Tea ($482k), and Bran ($346k). During the last 23 years the exports of Burundi to Kenya have increased at an annualized rate of 0.68%, from $2.64M in 1995 to $3.08M in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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Kenya
Top Destination
: Uganda, $643M

Burundi
Top Destination
: United Arab Emirates, $114M

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

In 2018, countries that imported more from Kenya than Burundi were Uganda ($643M), Pakistan ($575M), and United States ($527M).

In 2018, countries that imported more from Burundi than Kenya were Republic of the Congo ($40k), British Virgin Islands ($20.9k), and Haiti ($17.6k).

Comparative Advantage Kenya - Burundi

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This chart compares trade between Kenya and Burundi by product, considering products traded by both, Kenya and Burundi.

During 2018, Kenya had a large net trade with Burundi in the exports of Metals ($15.3M), Chemical Products ($14.3M), and Foodstuffs ($11.9M).

During 2018, Burundi had a large net trade with Kenya in the exports of Mineral Products ($1.79M), Vegetable Products ($747k), and Foodstuffs ($352k).

Trade Forecasts

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