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About

Qatar-Kuwait In 2021, Qatar exported $1.56B to Kuwait. The main products that Qatar exported to Kuwait are Petroleum Gas ($1.47B), Iron Reductions ($35.3M), and Valves ($26.1M). During the last 21 years the exports of Qatar to Kuwait have increased at an annualized rate of 25.1%, from $14.1M in 2000 to $1.56B in 2021.

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

Kuwait-Qatar In 2021, Kuwait exported $320M to Qatar. The main products that Kuwait exported to Qatar were Perfumes ($26.9M), Petroleum Coke ($22.3M), and Cars ($20.9M). During the last 21 years the exports of Kuwait to Qatar have increased at an annualized rate of 12.3%, from $28.2M in 2000 to $320M in 2021.

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

Comparison In 2021,  Qatar ranked 70 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -0.17), and 40 in total exports ($94.7B). That same year, Kuwait ranked 48 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.34), and 51 in total exports ($58.2B).

Historical Data

Bilateral Trade by Products

Depth
Value

In 2021, Qatar exported $1.56B to Kuwait. The main products exported from Qatar to Kuwait were Petroleum Gas ($1.47B), Iron Reductions ($35.3M), and Valves ($26.1M). During the last 21 years the exports of Qatar to Kuwait have increased at an annualized rate of 25.1%, from $14.1M in 2000 to $1.56B in 2021.

In 2021, Kuwait exported $320M to Qatar. The main products exported from Kuwait to Qatar were Perfumes ($26.9M), Petroleum Coke ($22.3M), and Cars ($20.9M). During the last 21 years the exports of Kuwait to Qatar have increased at an annualized rate of 12.3%, from $28.2M in 2000 to $320M in 2021.

Exports from Qatar (Flag) to Kuwait (Flag) (2021)

Exports from Kuwait (Flag) to Qatar (Flag) (2021)

Latest Data

Trade between Qatar (Flag) and Kuwait (Flag)

Qatar Exports

Kuwait Exports

Market Competitiveness

Color
Qatar
Top Destination
China$12B
Kuwait
Top Destination
China$16B

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

In 2021, countries that imported more from Qatar than Kuwait were Singapore ($5.88B), Japan ($10.7B), and Italy ($4.6B).

In 2021, countries that imported more from Kuwait than Qatar were China ($16B), Vietnam ($4.1B), and Egypt ($862M).

Difference in imports from Kuwait (Flag) and Qatar (Flag) (2021)

Comparative Advantage Qatar - Kuwait

Flow
Scale

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

During 2021, Qatar had a large net trade with Kuwait in the exports of Mineral Products ($1.47B), Metals ($40.1M), and Machines ($26.2M).

During 2021, Kuwait had a large net trade with Qatar in the exports of Chemical Products ($55.3M), Transportation ($50.1M), and Machines ($34.3M).

Economic Complexity

Competitive Landscape

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 Qatar has comparative advantage over Kuwait. Similarly, the more yellow a dot/product is, the more Kuwait has comparative advantage over Qatar.

Product Space of Qatar (Flag) and Kuwait (Flag) (2021)

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