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Exports FlagFlag  (2018): $539M, Rnk 45 / 180

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $415M, Refined Petroleum

Exports FlagFlag (2018): $4.98M, Rnk 43 / 141

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $2.96M, Fish Fillets

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

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI -0.48, Rnk 86 / 137

GDP Flag (2018): $787B, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 51.3%, CURRENT US$
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GDP Flag (2018): $27.5B, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 92.9%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $23,339, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 16.2%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $643, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 37.4%, CURRENT US$
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Saudi Arabia-Uganda: In 2018, Saudi Arabia exported $539M to Uganda. The main products exported from Saudi Arabia to Uganda were Refined Petroleum ($415M), Ethylene Polymers ($42M), and Propylene Polymers ($28.9M). During the last 23 years the exports of Saudi Arabia to Uganda have increased at an annualized rate of 23.8%, from $3.98M in 1995 to $539M in 2018.

Uganda-Saudi Arabia: In 2018, Uganda exported $4.98M to Saudi Arabia. The main products exported from Uganda to Saudi Arabia were Fish Fillets ($2.96M), Tropical Fruits ($607k), and Coffee ($429k). During the last 23 years the exports of Uganda to Saudi Arabia have increased at an annualized rate of 4.95%, from $1.64M in 1995 to $4.98M 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, Uganda ranked 86 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -0.48), and 117 in total exports ($4.16B). In terms of GDP Per Capita, Saudi Arabia was ranked 42 with a GDP Per Capita of $23,339, and Uganda was ranked 186 with a GDP Per Capita of $643.

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, Saudi Arabia exported $539M to Uganda. The main products exported from Saudi Arabia to Uganda were Refined Petroleum ($415M), Ethylene Polymers ($42M), and Propylene Polymers ($28.9M). During the last 23 years the exports of Saudi Arabia to Uganda have increased at an annualized rate of 23.8%, from $3.98M in 1995 to $539M in 2018.

In 2018, Uganda exported $4.98M to Saudi Arabia. The main products exported from Uganda to Saudi Arabia were Fish Fillets ($2.96M), Tropical Fruits ($607k), and Coffee ($429k). During the last 23 years the exports of Uganda to Saudi Arabia have increased at an annualized rate of 4.95%, from $1.64M in 1995 to $4.98M in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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Saudi Arabia
Top Destination
: China, $37.5B

Uganda
Top Destination
: United Arab Emirates, $1.68B

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

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

In 2018, countries that imported more from Uganda than Saudi Arabia were South Sudan ($301M), Rwanda ($197M), and Democratic Republic of the Congo ($202M).

Comparative Advantage Saudi Arabia - Uganda

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

During 2018, Saudi Arabia had a large net trade with Uganda in the exports of Mineral Products ($436M), Plastics and Rubbers ($76.7M), and Chemical Products ($12.7M).

During 2018, Uganda had a large net trade with Saudi Arabia in the exports of Animal Products ($3.42M), Vegetable Products ($1.4M), and Mineral Products ($53k).

Tariff Section

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This sections shows import tariffs for products traded between Saudi Arabia and Uganda (using the HS6 product classification and the last year reported).

In 2017, the products from Saudi Arabia that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Uganda were Tobacco refuse (1.37k%) and Homogenized or reconstituted tobacco (585%).

In 2018, the products from Uganda that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Saudi Arabia were Raw sugar, beet (100%) and Sugars: cane sugar, raw, in solid form, as specified in Subheading Note 2 to this chapter, not containing added flavouring or colouring matter (100%).

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*The tariffs present between Saudi Arabia and Uganda are:
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement

Trade Forecasts

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This section shows a forecast for total trade between Saudi Arabia and Uganda. The forecast is based on a long short-term memory model or LSTM constructed using yearly trade data.

To create custom forecast, or modify the parameters of the forecasting model, visit our Forecast Section.

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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 Uganda. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more Uganda has comparative advantage over Saudi Arabia.