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Part A.1   Tariffs and imports: Summary and duty ranges      
Summary   Total Ag Non-Ag   WTO member since     1996
Simple average final bound     103.5  105.2  59.7    Binding coverage: Total   14.8 
Simple average MFN applied   2017  12.2  15.8  11.5  Non-Ag    0.7 
Trade weighted average   2016  14.2  16.9  12.2    Ag: Tariff quotas  (in %) 0
Imports in billion US$   2016  0.4  0.2  0.2    Ag: Special safeguards (in % )   0
                     
Frequency distribution  Duty-free 0 <= 5 5 <= 10 10 <= 15 15 <= 25 25 <= 50 50 <= 100 > 100 NAV
Tariff lines and import values (in %)  in %
Agricultural products    
Final bound         0       0       0       0     2.4     3.3     1.1    93.1       0
MFN applied 2017        0    27.0    19.2       0    41.7    12.0       0       0       0
Imports 2016        0     7.7    36.5       0    46.5     9.3       0       0       0
 Non-agricultural products    
Final bound         0       0       0       0       0     0.4     0.2     0.1       0
MFN applied 2017      1.8    39.8    21.9       0    36.1     0.4       0       0       0
Imports 2016      5.0    19.6    33.9       0    41.1     0.3       0       0       0
Part A.2   Tariffs and imports by product groups        
  Final bound duties MFN applied duties  Imports 
Product groups AVG Duty-free Max Binding AVG Duty-free Max Share Duty-free
    in %   in %   in %   in %  in %
Animal products 110.0       0     110 100 24.5        0      35     1.8       0
Dairy products 110.0       0     110 100 17.0        0      35     1.6       0
Fruit, vegetables, plants 110.0       0     110 100 17.9        0      35     2.7       0
Coffee, tea 110.0       0     110 100 18.5        0      35     0.6       0
Cereals & preparations 110.0       0     110 100 13.6        0      35    16.1       0
Oilseeds, fats & oils 110.0       0     110   98.8 11.1        0      35    10.7       0
Sugars and confectionery 110.0       0     110 100 12.6        0      35     7.7       0
Beverages & tobacco 110.0       0     110 100 17.3        0      35     1.6       0
Cotton 35.0       0      35 100 5.0        0       5     0.0       0
Other agricultural products 86.5       0     110 100 9.6        0      20     0.2       0
Fish & fish products 110.0       0     110    0.9 15.6        0      20     0.1       0
Minerals & metals 42.3       0      50    1.4 11.6      1.9      20    11.4     2.2
Petroleum -   -  -  0 7.7     19.0      10    17.4     2.4
Chemicals 60.0       0     110    0.4 7.4      3.8      35     3.3    38.3
Wood, paper, etc. -   -  -  0 11.3      5.1      20     2.7    10.7
Textiles -   -  -  0 16.1      0.3      35     4.0    14.5
Clothing -   -  -  0 20.0        0      20     0.2       0
Leather, footwear, etc. -   -  -  0 12.3      1.3      20     1.0     5.9
Non-electrical machinery -   -  -  0 6.8        0      20     3.5       0
Electrical machinery -   -  -  0 11.2      0.4      20     4.2       0
Transport equipment 70.9       0      80    9.2 8.1      2.5      20     7.3     0.1
Manufactures, n.e.s. -   -  -  0 14.2      2.1      20     1.7     0.0
Part B   Exports to major trading partners and duties faced    
Major markets Bilateral imports Diversification MFN AVG of Pref. Duty-free imports
  in million 95% trade in no. of traded TL margin TL Value
  US$ HS 2-digit HS 6-digit Simple Weighted Weighted in % in %
Agricultural products        
1. India                                    2016  40 1  1      30.0     30.0     30.0 100.0  100.0 
2. Viet Nam                               2015  12 1  1      10.0      5.0      0.0 0.0  0.0 
3. European Union                         2016  11 3  5       9.1      5.1      5.1 100.0  100.0 
4. Senegal                                2015  0 4  4      16.0     23.0     23.0 100.0  100.0 
5. Chinese Taipei                         2016  0 1  1      12.0     12.0      0.0 0.0  0.0 
Non-agricultural products        
1. China                                    2016  90 1  1       0.9      0.0      0.0 89.1  100.0 
2. European Union                         2016  5 6  12       4.8      7.9      7.9 100.0  100.0 
3. India                                    2016  3 4  4       7.1      7.1      7.1 100.0  100.0 
4. United Arab Emirates                   2015  2 2  3       2.0      0.2      0.0 60.0  96.0 
5. Viet Nam                               2015  2 2  2       2.5      0.0      0.0 75.0  99.9