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2021
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Exports
: $2.46M, Rnk 91 / 171

2021
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Top Product
: $480k, Malt Extract

2021
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Exports
: $13.5k, Rnk 138 / 158

2021
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Top Product
: $1.77k, Trunks and Cases

2021
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Economic Complexity (ECI)
: ECI 0.34, Rnk 48 / 131

2021
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GDP
: $17.2B, CURRENT US$
Rnk 120 / 182

2011-2021
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GDP GROWTH
: 78.3%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 24 / 182

2021
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GDP PC 
: $33,257, CURRENT US$
Rnk 29 / 182

2011-2021
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GDP PC GROWTH
: 43.6%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 36 / 182

Malta-Kuwait In 2021, Malta exported $2.46M to Kuwait. The main products that Malta exported to Kuwait are Malt Extract ($480k), Yeast ($309k), and Other Edible Preparations ($292k). During the last 26 years the exports of Malta to Kuwait have increased at an annualized rate of 2.69%, from $1.23M in 1995 to $2.46M in 2021.

In 2021, Malta did not export any services to Kuwait.

Kuwait-Malta In 2021, Kuwait exported $13.5k to Malta. The main products that Kuwait exported to Malta were Trunks and Cases ($1.77k), Garments of Impregnated Fabric ($1.53k), and Washing and Bottling Machines ($1.5k). During the last 26 years the exports of Kuwait to Malta have increased at an annualized rate of 4.07%, from $4.77k in 1995 to $13.5k in 2021.

In 2021, Kuwait did not export any services to Malta.

Comparison In 2021,  Malta ranked 119 in total exports ($5.04B), and does not have data regarding Economic Complexity Index. That same year, Kuwait ranked 48 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.34), and 51 in total exports ($58.2B).

Historical Data

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Bilateral Trade by Products

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Depth
Value

In 2021, Malta exported $2.46M to Kuwait. The main products exported from Malta to Kuwait were Malt Extract ($480k), Yeast ($309k), and Other Edible Preparations ($292k). During the last 26 years the exports of Malta to Kuwait have increased at an annualized rate of 2.69%, from $1.23M in 1995 to $2.46M in 2021.

In 2021, Kuwait exported $13.5k to Malta. The main products exported from Kuwait to Malta were Trunks and Cases ($1.77k), Garments of Impregnated Fabric ($1.53k), and Washing and Bottling Machines ($1.5k). During the last 26 years the exports of Kuwait to Malta have increased at an annualized rate of 4.07%, from $4.77k in 1995 to $13.5k in 2021.

Kuwait Exports

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Market Competitiveness

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Color

Malta
Top Destination
: Germany, $496M

Kuwait
Top Destination
: China, $16B

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

In 2021, countries that imported more from Malta than Kuwait were Germany ($496M), Italy ($362M), and Angola ($177M).

In 2021, countries that imported more from Kuwait than Malta were China ($16B), India ($8.72B), and South Korea ($7.23B).

Comparative Advantage Malta - Kuwait

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This chart compares trade between Malta and Kuwait by product, considering products traded by both, Malta and Kuwait.

During 2021, Malta had a large net trade with Kuwait in the exports of Foodstuffs ($1.14M), Machines ($331k), and Chemical Products ($327k).

During 2021, Kuwait had a large net trade with Malta in the exports of Machines ($3.19k), Textiles ($2.64k), and Animal Hides ($2.29k).

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 yellow.  This mean that the more blue a dot/product is, the more Malta has comparative advantage over Kuwait. Similarly, the more yellow a dot/product is, the more Kuwait has comparative advantage over Malta.