Palm Oil in Kenya

EXPORTS (2018): $63.5M, World Rnk 21 / 132
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TOP DESTINATION (2018): $51.5M, Uganda

FASTEST GROWING MARKET (2017 - 2018): $26.3M, Uganda

IMPORTS (2018): $441M, World Rnk 18 / 199
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TOP ORIGIN (2018): $273M, Indonesia

FASTEST GROWING ORIGIN (2017 - 2018): $44.4M, Malaysia

ECONOMIC COMPLEXITY of Kenya (2018): -0.43, Rnk 83 / 137

PRODUCT COMPLEXITY  IN Palm Oil (2018): -1.92, Rnk 993 / 1018

Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Palm Oil in Kenya.

Exports: In 2018, Kenya exported $63.5M in Palm Oil, making it the 21st largest exporter of Palm Oil in the world. At the same year, Palm Oil was the 17th most exported product in Kenya. The main destination of Palm Oil exports from Kenya are: Uganda ($51.5M), Democratic Republic of the Congo ($3.8M), Rwanda ($2.71M), South Sudan ($2.57M), and Burundi ($1.22M).

The fastest growing export markets for Palm Oil of Kenya between 2017 and 2018 were Uganda ($26.3M), South Sudan ($766k), and Zambia ($274k).

Imports: In 2018, Kenya imported $441M in Palm Oil, becoming the 18th largest importer of Palm Oil in the world. At the same year, Palm Oil was the 4th most imported product in Kenya. Kenya imports Palm Oil primarily from: Indonesia ($273M), Malaysia ($142M), Thailand ($8.23M), United States ($7.81M), and Cambodia ($4.36M).

The fastest growing import markets in Palm Oil for Kenya between 2017 and 2018 were Malaysia ($44.4M), Thailand ($8.23M), and United States ($7.81M).

Tariffs: In 2018, the average tariff for Kenya in Palm Oil was 12.5%. The countries with the highest import tariffs for Palm Oil were Angola (13.3%), Benin (13.3%), Burkina Faso (13.3%), Botswana (13.3%), and Central African Republic (13.3%).

Value

EXPORTS (2018): $63.5M

IMPORTS (2018): $441M

NET TRADE (2018): -$378M

In 2018, Kenya exported $63.5M in Palm Oil. The main destinations of Kenya exports on Palm Oil were Uganda ($51.5M), Democratic Republic of the Congo ($3.8M), Rwanda ($2.71M), South Sudan ($2.57M), and Burundi ($1.22M).

In 2018, Kenya imported $441M in Palm Oil, mainly from Indonesia ($273M), Malaysia ($142M), Thailand ($8.23M), United States ($7.81M), and Cambodia ($4.36M).

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IN 2018, Kenya HAD A POSITIVE NET TRADE IN Palm Oil WITH:

  • Uganda, $51.5M ($51.5M - $0)
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo, $3.8M ($3.8M - $0)
  • Rwanda, $2.71M ($2.71M - $0)

IN 2018, Kenya HAD A NEGATIVE NET TRADE IN Palm Oil WITH:

  • Indonesia, -$273M ($0 - $273M)
  • Malaysia, -$142M ($74.8k - $142M)
  • Thailand, -$8.23M ($0 - $8.23M)
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THE FASTEST GROWING Palm Oil EXPORT MARKETS FOR Kenya WERE (2017 - 2018):

THE FASTEST DECLINING MARKETS FOR THE EXPORT OF Palm Oil BY Kenya WERE (2017 - 2018):

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Market Concentration

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In 2018, Kenya's main exporting competitors in Palm Oil were:

In 2018, Kenya's main importing competitors in Palm Oil were:

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Trade Forecasts

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This section shows forecasts for total exports and imports, for Palm Oil in Kenya. The forecast is based on a short-term, medium-term and long-term model using yearly trade data.

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Tariffs by Country

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In 2018, the average tariff for Kenya in Palm Oil was 12.5%.

The countries with the highest tariffs for Palm Oil in Kenya were Angola (13.3%), Benin (13.3%), Burkina Faso (13.3%), Botswana (13.3%), and Central African Republic (13.3%).

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