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2019
Product
Exports | Imports
: $76.9M | $344M, 196 of 225 |  193 of 225

2019
Per Capita Product
Exports | Imports
: $90.3 | $405, 198 of 219 |  183 of 219

2018
Service
Exports | Imports
: $108M | $106M, 83 of 88 | 86 of 88

Exports: The top exports of Comoros are Cloves ($25M), Essential Oils ($18.3M), Vacuum Flask ($9.89M), Vanilla ($8.06M), and Scrap Vessels ($7.2M), exporting mostly to France ($24.4M), India ($17.5M), Germany ($7.75M), Turkey ($6.84M), and Madagascar ($5.11M).

Imports: The top imports of Comoros are Rice ($27.3M), Poultry Meat ($19.8M), Refined Petroleum ($14.6M), Cement ($14.5M), and Cars ($11.1M), importing mostly from China ($75.5M), United Arab Emirates ($56.6M), France ($36.7M), Pakistan ($32.6M), and India ($21.5M).

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

Yearly Exports

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Top Export (2019): Cloves, $25M

Top Destination (2019): France, $24.4M

In 2019, Comoros exported a total of $76.9M, making it the number 196 exporter in the world. During the last five reported years the exports of Comoros have changed by $11M from $65.9M in 2014 to $76.9M in 2019.

The most recent exports are led by Cloves ($25M), Essential Oils ($18.3M), Vacuum Flask ($9.89M), Vanilla ($8.06M), and Scrap Vessels ($7.2M). The most common destination for the exports of Comoros are France ($24.4M), India ($17.5M), Germany ($7.75M), Turkey ($6.84M), and Madagascar ($5.11M).

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Yearly Imports

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Top Import (2019): Rice, $27.3M

Top Origin (2019): China, $75.5M

In 2019 Comoros imported $344M, making it the number 193 trade destination in the world. During the last five reported years the imports of Comoros changed by $32.1M from $312M in 2014 to $344M in 2019.

The most recent imports of Comoros are led by Rice ($27.3M), Poultry Meat ($19.8M), Refined Petroleum ($14.6M), Cement ($14.5M), and Cars ($11.1M). The most common import partners for Comoros are China ($75.5M), United Arab Emirates ($56.6M), France ($36.7M), Pakistan ($32.6M), and India ($21.5M).

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Flow

Fastest Growing Export Markets (2018 - 2019)

Fastest Growing Import Markets (2018 - 2019)

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 (1.62k), Vacuum Flask (734), Essential Oils (682), Scrap Vessels (564), and Garments of Impregnated Fabric (66.7). 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 Electric sound or visual signal equipment nes (0.93), Vacuum flasks etc, parts thereof except inner (0.75), Refrigerators, freezers and heat pumps nes (0.61), Ignition/starter equipment, internal combustion engine (0.58), and Aluminium containers for compressed or liquefied gas (0.44). 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 Coconuts, Brazil Nuts, and Cashews (0.039), Nutmeg, mace and cardamons (0.039), Cocoa Beans (0.038), Recreational Boats (0.038), and Coconut Oil (0.038). 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 it is currently specialized in.

Diversification Frontier

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The Complexity-Relatedness diagram compares the risk and the strategic value of a country's potential export oppotunities. Relatedness is a 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 emissions.