Flag South Africa / Cote d'Ivoire Flag

Exports FlagFlag  (2018): $131M, Rnk 58 / 211

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $18.2M, Hot-Rolled Iron

Exports FlagFlag (2018): $352M, Rnk 12 / 161

Top Product FlagFlag (2018): $284M, Gold

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 0.16, Rnk 59 / 137

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI -1.21, Rnk 121 / 137

GDP Flag (2018): $368B, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 28.4%, CURRENT US$
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GDP Flag (2018): $43B, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 77.5%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $6,374, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 10.6%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $1,716, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 38.8%, CURRENT US$
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South Africa-Cote d'Ivoire: In 2018, South Africa exported $131M to Cote d'Ivoire. The main products exported from South Africa to Cote d'Ivoire were Hot-Rolled Iron ($18.2M), Delivery Trucks ($13.7M), and Propylene Polymers ($11.2M). During the last 23 years the exports of South Africa to Cote d'Ivoire have increased at an annualized rate of 6.51%, from $30.7M in 1995 to $131M in 2018.

Cote d'Ivoire-South Africa: In 2018, Cote d'Ivoire exported $352M to South Africa. The main products exported from Cote d'Ivoire to South Africa were Gold ($284M), Crude Petroleum ($53.5M), and Rubber ($3.85M). During the last 23 years the exports of Cote d'Ivoire to South Africa have increased at an annualized rate of 8.29%, from $56.4M in 1995 to $352M in 2018.

Comparison: In 2018, South Africa ranked 59 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.16), and 36 in total exports ($115B). That same year, Cote d'Ivoire ranked 121 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -1.21), and 82 in total exports ($12.7B). In terms of GDP Per Capita, South Africa was ranked 97 with a GDP Per Capita of $6,374, and Cote d'Ivoire was ranked 154 with a GDP Per Capita of $1,716.

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, South Africa exported $131M to Cote d'Ivoire. The main products exported from South Africa to Cote d'Ivoire were Hot-Rolled Iron ($18.2M), Delivery Trucks ($13.7M), and Propylene Polymers ($11.2M). During the last 23 years the exports of South Africa to Cote d'Ivoire have increased at an annualized rate of 6.51%, from $30.7M in 1995 to $131M in 2018.

In 2018, Cote d'Ivoire exported $352M to South Africa. The main products exported from Cote d'Ivoire to South Africa were Gold ($284M), Crude Petroleum ($53.5M), and Rubber ($3.85M). During the last 23 years the exports of Cote d'Ivoire to South Africa have increased at an annualized rate of 8.29%, from $56.4M in 1995 to $352M in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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South Africa
Top Destination
: China, $18.1B

Cote d'Ivoire
Top Destination
: Netherlands, $1.39B

This map shows whether countries import more from South Africa or Cote d'Ivoire. Each country is colored based on the difference in imports they receive from South Africa and Cote d'Ivoire or the difference in the growth in imports.

In 2018, countries that imported more from South Africa than Cote d'Ivoire were China ($18.1B), United Kingdom ($8.81B), and United States ($7.92B).

In 2018, countries that imported more from Cote d'Ivoire than South Africa were Burkina Faso ($549M), Mali ($528M), and Vietnam ($802M).

Comparative Advantage South Africa - Cote d'Ivoire

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This chart compares trade between South Africa and Cote d'Ivoire by product, considering products traded by both, South Africa and Cote d'Ivoire.

During 2018, South Africa had a large net trade with Cote d'Ivoire in the exports of Machines ($27.5M), Metals ($25.3M), and Transportation ($21.3M).

During 2018, Cote d'Ivoire had a large net trade with South Africa in the exports of Precious Metals ($284M), Mineral Products ($53.7M), and Foodstuffs ($5.08M).

Tariff Section

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This sections shows import tariffs for products traded between South Africa and Cote d'Ivoire (using the HS6 product classification and the last year reported).

In 2018, the products from South Africa that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Cote d'Ivoire were Pineapples, otherwise prepared or preserved (55%) and Worn clothing and other worn articles (46.7%).

In 2018, the products from Cote d'Ivoire that paid the highest import tariffs to enter South Africa were Bovine carcasses and half carcasses, fresh or chilled (35%) and Bovine cuts bone in, fresh or chilled (35%).

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*The tariffs present between South Africa and Cote d'Ivoire are:
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement

Trade Forecasts

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This section shows a forecast for total trade between South Africa and Cote d'Ivoire. 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 South Africa has comparative advantage over Cote d'Ivoire. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more Cote d'Ivoire has comparative advantage over South Africa.