Flag Saudi Arabia / Bahrain Flag

Exports Flag β†’ Flag  (2018): $6.72B, Rnk 10 / 180

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $5.31B, Crude Petroleum

Exports Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $1.9B, Rnk 1 / 143

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $224M, Iron Ore

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 0.93, Rnk 27 / 137

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 0.4, Rnk 50 / 137

Saudi Arabia-Bahrain: In 2018, Saudi Arabia exported $6.72B to Bahrain. The main products exported from Saudi Arabia to Bahrain were Crude Petroleum ($5.31B), Raw Aluminium ($68.2M), and Special Purpose Ships ($59.1M). During the last 23 years the exports of Saudi Arabia to Bahrain have increased at an annualized rate of 16.9%, from $185M in 1995 to $6.72B in 2018.

Bahrain-Saudi Arabia: In 2018, Bahrain exported $1.9B to Saudi Arabia. The main products exported from Bahrain to Saudi Arabia were Iron Ore ($224M), Raw Aluminium ($156M), and Semi-Finished Iron ($132M). During the last 23 years the exports of Bahrain to Saudi Arabia have increased at an annualized rate of 10.4%, from $196M in 1995 to $1.9B in 2018.

Comparison: In 2018, Saudi Arabia ranked 27 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.93), and 21 in total exports ($263B). That same year, Bahrain ranked 50 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.4), and 81 in total exports ($12.7B). N/A

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, Saudi Arabia exported $6.72B to Bahrain. The main products exported from Saudi Arabia to Bahrain were Crude Petroleum ($5.31B), Raw Aluminium ($68.2M), and Special Purpose Ships ($59.1M). During the last 23 years the exports of Saudi Arabia to Bahrain have increased at an annualized rate of 16.9%, from $185M in 1995 to $6.72B in 2018.

In 2018, Bahrain exported $1.9B to Saudi Arabia. The main products exported from Bahrain to Saudi Arabia were Iron Ore ($224M), Raw Aluminium ($156M), and Semi-Finished Iron ($132M). During the last 23 years the exports of Bahrain to Saudi Arabia have increased at an annualized rate of 10.4%, from $196M in 1995 to $1.9B in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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Saudi Arabia
Top Destination
: China, $37.5B

Bahrain
Top Destination
: Saudi Arabia, $1.9B

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

In 2018, countries that imported more from Saudi Arabia than Bahrain were China ($37.5B), Japan ($29.4B), and India ($26.3B).

In 2018, countries that imported more from Bahrain than Saudi Arabia were Uruguay ($23.6M), Equatorial Guinea ($16.1M), and Central African Republic ($5.2M).

Comparative Advantage Saudi Arabia - Bahrain

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This chart compares trade between Saudi Arabia and Bahrain by product, considering products traded by both, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain.

During 2018, Saudi Arabia had a large net trade with Bahrain in the exports of Mineral Products ($5.36B), Metals ($297M), and Machines ($184M).

During 2018, Bahrain had a large net trade with Saudi Arabia in the exports of Metals ($625M), Mineral Products ($258M), and Machines ($205M).

Trade Forecasts

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