Flag Sao Tome and Principe / Uganda Flag

Exports FlagFlag  (2009): $1.81k, Rnk 52 / 59

Top Product FlagFlag (2009): $1.81k, Excavation Machinery

Exports FlagFlag (2007): $18.5k, Rnk 116 / 140

Top Product FlagFlag (2007): $18.5k, Used Clothing

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

GDP Flag (2018): $422M, CURRENT US$
Rnk 190 / 196

GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 125%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 21 / 196

GDP Flag (2018): $27.5B, CURRENT US$
Rnk 103 / 196

GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 92.9%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 36 / 196

GDP PC Flag (2018): $2,001, CURRENT US$
Rnk 153 / 196

GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 82.1%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 22 / 196

GDP PC Flag (2018): $643, CURRENT US$
Rnk 186 / 196

GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 37.4%, CURRENT US$
Rnk 66 / 196

Sao Tome and Principe-Uganda: In 2009, Sao Tome and Principe exported $1.81k to Uganda. The main products exported from Sao Tome and Principe to Uganda were Excavation Machinery ($1.81k). During the last 12 years the exports of Sao Tome and Principe to Uganda have decreased at an annualized rate of 28.6%, from $103k in 1997 to $1.81k in 2009.

Uganda-Sao Tome and Principe: In 2007, Uganda exported $18.5k to Sao Tome and Principe. The main products exported from Uganda to Sao Tome and Principe were Used Clothing ($18.5k). During the last 9 years the exports of Uganda to Sao Tome and Principe have decreased at an annualized rate of 32.8%, from $2.19M in 1998 to $18.5k in 2007.

Comparison: In 2018, Sao Tome and Principe ranked 205 in total exports ($23.2M), and does not have data regarding Economic Complexity Index. 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, Sao Tome and Principe was ranked 153 with a GDP Per Capita of $2,001, and Uganda was ranked 186 with a GDP Per Capita of $643.

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2009, Sao Tome and Principe exported $1.81k to Uganda. The main products exported from Sao Tome and Principe to Uganda were Excavation Machinery ($1.81k). During the last 12 years the exports of Sao Tome and Principe to Uganda have decreased at an annualized rate of 28.6%, from $103k in 1997 to $1.81k in 2009.

In 2007, Uganda exported $18.5k to Sao Tome and Principe. The main products exported from Uganda to Sao Tome and Principe were Used Clothing ($18.5k). During the last 9 years the exports of Uganda to Sao Tome and Principe have decreased at an annualized rate of 32.8%, from $2.19M in 1998 to $18.5k in 2007.

Market Competitiveness

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Sao Tome and Principe
Top Destination
: Netherlands, $4.62M

Uganda
Top Destination
: United Arab Emirates, $1.68B

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

In 2018, countries that imported more from Sao Tome and Principe than Uganda were New Zealand ($554k), Brazil ($215k), and Cote d'Ivoire ($266k).

In 2018, countries that imported more from Uganda than Sao Tome and Principe were United Arab Emirates ($1.68B), Kenya ($507M), and South Sudan ($301M).

Comparative Advantage Sao Tome and Principe - Uganda

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This chart compares trade between Sao Tome and Principe and Uganda by product, considering products traded by both, Sao Tome and Principe and Uganda.

During 2009, Sao Tome and Principe had a large net trade with Uganda in the exports of Machines ($1.81k).

During 2007, Uganda had a large net trade with Sao Tome and Principe in the exports of Textiles ($18.5k).

Trade Forecasts

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This section shows a forecast for total trade between Sao Tome and Principe and Uganda. 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 Sao Tome and Principe has comparative advantage over Uganda. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more Uganda has comparative advantage over Sao Tome and Principe.