In 2019, Seychelles exported a total of $969M, making it the number 158 exporter in the world. During the last five reported years the exports of Seychelles have changed by $283M from $686M in 2014 to $969M in 2019.
In 2019 Seychelles imported $1.55B, making it the number 166 trade destination in the world. During the last five reported years the imports of Seychelles changed by $365M from $1.18B in 2014 to $1.55B in 2019.
In 2018, Seychelles exported $1.58B worth of services. The top services exported by Seychelles in 2018 were Merchanting and other trade-related services ($573M), Personal travel ($453M), Miscellaneous business, professional, and technical services ($247M), Business travel ($106M), and Air transport ($101M).
The top services imported by Seychelles in 2018 were Miscellaneous business, professional, and technical services ($223M), Sea transport ($141M), Air transport ($75M), Personal travel ($68.3M), and Financial services ($5.78M).
The top export opportunities for Seychelles according to the relatedness index, are Crustaceans (0.057), Molluscs (0.051), Gold (0.048), Processed Fish (0.048), and Live Fish (0.048). Relatedness measures the distance between a country's current exports and each product. The barchart show only products that Seychelles 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.
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.