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2019
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Exports
: $411M, Rnk 72 / 215

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Top Product
: $74.2M, Cars

2019
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Exports
: $12B, Rnk 2 / 136

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Top Product
: $7.67B, Petroleum Gas

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Economic Complexity (ECI)
: ECI 1.9, Rnk 5 / 146

2019
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Economic Complexity (ECI)
: ECI -0.013, Rnk 72 / 146

2019
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GDP
: $1.65T, CURRENT US$
Rnk 12 / 187

2009-2019
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GDP GROWTH
: 74.5%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 52 / 187

2019
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 GDP
: $176B, CURRENT US$
Rnk 53 / 187

2009-2019
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GDP GROWTH
: 79.8%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 48 / 187

2019
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GDP PC 
: $31,846, CURRENT US$
Rnk 32 / 187

2009-2019
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GDP PC GROWTH
: 66.4%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 36 / 187

2019
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GDP PC
: $62,088, CURRENT US$
Rnk 10 / 187

2009-2019
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GDP PC GROWTH
: 5.07%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 145 / 187

South Korea-Qatar In 2019, South Korea exported $411M to Qatar. The main products that South Korea exported to Qatar are Cars ($74.2M), Insulated Wire ($19.8M), and Video Displays ($16.4M). During the last 24 years the exports of South Korea to Qatar have increased at an annualized rate of 9.31%, from $48.6M in 1995 to $411M in 2019.

In 2019, South Korea did not export any services to Qatar.

Qatar-South Korea In 2019, Qatar exported $12B to South Korea . The main products that Qatar exported to South Korea were Petroleum Gas ($7.67B), Crude Petroleum ($2.59B), and Refined Petroleum ($1.33B). During the last 24 years the exports of Qatar to South Korea have increased at an annualized rate of 18.6%, from $201M in 1995 to $12B in 2019.

In 2019, Qatar did not export any services to South Korea.

Comparison In 2019,  South Korea ranked 5 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.9), and 6 in total exports ($555B). That same year, Qatar ranked 72 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -0.013), and 42 in total exports ($77B).

Historical Data

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Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2019, South Korea exported $411M to Qatar. The main products exported from South Korea to Qatar were Cars ($74.2M), Insulated Wire ($19.8M), and Video Displays ($16.4M). During the last 24 years the exports of South Korea to Qatar have increased at an annualized rate of 9.31%, from $48.6M in 1995 to $411M in 2019.

In 2019, Qatar exported $12B to South Korea. The main products exported from Qatar to South Korea were Petroleum Gas ($7.67B), Crude Petroleum ($2.59B), and Refined Petroleum ($1.33B). During the last 24 years the exports of Qatar to South Korea have increased at an annualized rate of 18.6%, from $201M in 1995 to $12B in 2019.

South Korea Exports

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Market Competitiveness

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South Korea
Top Destination
: China, $136B

Qatar
Top Destination
: Japan, $13.1B

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

In 2019, countries that imported more from South Korea than Qatar were China ($136B), United States ($74.8B), and Vietnam ($47.8B).

In 2019, countries that imported more from Qatar than South Korea were Pakistan ($2B), Seychelles ($200M), and Madagascar ($83.5M).

Comparative Advantage South Korea - Qatar

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This chart compares trade between South Korea and Qatar by product, considering products traded by both, South Korea and Qatar.

During 2019, South Korea had a large net trade with Qatar in the exports of Machines ($154M), Transportation ($108M), and Metals ($44.7M).

During 2019, Qatar had a large net trade with South Korea in the exports of Mineral Products ($11.6B), Metals ($207M), and Chemical Products ($103M).

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 South Korea has comparative advantage over Qatar. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more Qatar has comparative advantage over South Korea.