Overview In 2020 Comoros was the number 197 economy in the world in terms of total exports and the number 190 in total imports.

Exports The top exports of Comoros are Cloves ($21.3M), Recreational Boats ($11.8M), Essential Oils ($8.79M), Vanilla ($8.24M), and Scrap Vessels ($3.92M), exporting mostly to India ($15.6M), Greece ($13.3M), France ($7.17M), Germany ($5.43M), and Turkey ($4.07M).

Imports The top imports of Comoros are Rice ($32.3M), Poultry Meat ($24.3M), Cars ($17M), Refined Petroleum ($16.1M), and Cement ($15.2M), importing mostly from N/A.

Location Comoros borders France, Madagascar, Mozambique, Seychelles, and Tanzania by sea.

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The following section uses the most recent trade data from partners of Comoros.

Disclaimer: data is presented based on availability and only countries that use the harmonized system are being shown.

*All data is converted to USD using January 2020 exchange rates when data is reported in local currency.

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The data obtained is mirror data. The trade of countries that do not report current data can be reconstructed based on data reported by partner countries with current data available.

*All data is converted to USD using January 2020 exchange rates when data is reported in local currency.

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Comoros Exports Services (2018): $108M

Comoros Imports Services (2018): $106M

In 2018, Comoros exported $108M worth of services. The top services exported by Comoros in 2018 were Personal travel ($64.5M), Computer and information services ($20.2M), Business travel ($11.5M), Transportation ($6.14M), and Government services, n.i.e. ($4.43M).

The top services imported by Comoros in 2018 were Transportation ($53.7M), Personal travel ($24.5M), Other business services ($9.39M), Insurance services ($8.66M), and Computer and information services ($6.88M).

Economic Complexity

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Most Specialized Products by RCA Index

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Comoros has a high level of specialization in Vanilla (2.48k), Scrap Vessels (486), Essential Oils (459), Recreational Boats (175), and Vacuum Flask (86.8). Specialization is measured using RCA, an index that takes the ratio between Comoros observed and expected exports in each product.

Most Complex Products by PCI

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The highest complexity exports of Comoros according to the product complexity index (PCI) are Aluminium Gas Containers (1.05), Boiler Plants (0.99), Large Construction Vehicles (0.78), Vacuum Flask (0.65), and Iron Gas Containers (0.38). PCI measures the knowledge intensity of a product by considering the knowledge intensity of its exporters.

Export Opportunities by Relatedness

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The top export opportunities for Comoros according to the relatedness index, are Cocoa Beans (0.039), Coconut Oil (0.032), Fish Fillets (0.03), Crustaceans (0.03), and Fish oil (0.03). Relatedness measures the distance between a country's current exports and each product. The barchart show only products that Comoros is not specialized in.

The product space is a network connecting products that are likely to be co-exported. The product space can be used to predict future exports, since countries are more likely to start exporting products that are related to current exports. Relatedness measures the distance between a product, and all of the products a country currently specializes in.

Relatedness Space

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This network shows the products most related to the production structure of Comoros. These are products that tend to be co-exported with the products that Comoros exports. Higher relatedness values ​​indicate greater knowledge, which predicts a greater probability of exporting that product in the future.

Diversification Frontier

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The Complexity-Relatedness diagram compares the risk vs strategic value of a country's potential export oppotunities. Relatedness is predictive of the probability that a country increases its exports in a product. Complexity, is associated with higher levels of income, economic growth, less income inequality, and lower greenhouse emissions.