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About

Tanzania-Sierra Leone Trade: In 2022, Tanzania exported $344k to Sierra Leone. The main products that Tanzania exported to Sierra Leone were Petroleum Jelly ($133k), Beauty Products ($47.4k), and Interchangeable Tool Parts ($27.1k). Over the past 5 years the exports of Tanzania to Sierra Leone have increased at an annualized rate of 184%, from $1.87k in 2017 to $344k in 2022.

In 2022, Tanzania did not export any services to Sierra Leone.

Sierra Leone-Tanzania Trade: In 2022, Sierra Leone exported $268k to Tanzania. The main products that Sierra Leone exported to Tanzania were Activated Carbon ($69.8k), Cars ($33k), and Used Clothing ($5.18k). Over the past 5 years the exports of Sierra Leone to Tanzania have increased at an annualized rate of 116%,  from $5.66k in 2017 to $268k in 2022.

In 2022, Sierra Leone did not export any services to Tanzania.

Comparison In 2022,  Tanzania ranked 116 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -1.08),  and 104 in total exports ($10B). That same year, Sierra Leone ranked 159 in total exports ($1.15B), and does not have data regarding Economic Complexity Index.

Historical Data

Bilateral Trade by Products

Depth
Value

In 2022, Tanzania exported $344k to Sierra Leone. The main products exported from Tanzania to Sierra Leone were Petroleum Jelly ($133k), Beauty Products ($47.4k), and Interchangeable Tool Parts ($27.1k). During the last 5 years the exports of Tanzania to Sierra Leone have increased at an annualized rate of 184%, from $1.87k in 2017 to $344k in 2022.

In 2017, Sierra Leone exported $268k to Tanzania. The main products exported from Sierra Leone to Tanzania were Activated Carbon ($69.8k), Cars ($33k), and Used Clothing ($5.18k). During the last 20 years the exports of Sierra Leone to Tanzania have increased at an annualized rate of 116%, from $5.66k in 1997 to $268k in 2017.

Exports from Tanzania (Flag) to Sierra Leone (Flag) (2022)

Exports from Sierra Leone (Flag) to Tanzania (Flag) (2022)

Latest Data

Trade between Tanzania (Flag) and Sierra Leone (Flag)

Tanzania Exports

Date

Market Competitiveness

Color
Tanzania
Top Destination
India$2.73B
Sierra Leone
Top Destination
China$622M

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

In 2022, countries that imported more from Tanzania than Sierra Leone included India ($2.73B), United Arab Emirates ($1.07B), and South Africa ($939M).

In 2022, countries that imported more from Sierra Leone than Tanzania included China ($622M), Ireland ($21.1M), and Kazakhstan ($12.3M).

Difference in imports from Sierra Leone (Flag) and Tanzania (Flag) (2022)

Comparative Advantage Tanzania - Sierra Leone

Flow
Scale

This chart compares trade between Tanzania and Sierra Leone by product, considering products traded by both, Tanzania and Sierra Leone.

During 2022, Tanzania had a large net trade with Sierra Leone in the exports of Mineral Products ($138k), Chemical Products ($47.4k), and Metals ($27.1k).

During 2017, Sierra Leone had a large net trade with Tanzania in the exports of Chemical Products ($69.8k), Transportation ($34.7k), and Machines ($7.07k).

Economic Complexity

Competitive Landscape

This visualization shows the product space at the HS4 level with the flags of Tanzania and Sierra Leone. This means that a dot/product with the flag of Tanzania indicates it has a comparative advantage over Sierra Leone. Similarly, a dot/product with the flag of Sierra Leone indicates it has a comparative advantage over Tanzania.

Product Space of Tanzania (Flag) and Sierra Leone (Flag) (2022)

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