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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     89.2  74.4  91.7    Binding coverage: Total 100
Simple average MFN applied   2017  12.7  19.9  11.5  Non-Ag 100
Trade weighted average   2015  14.9  23.8  13.4    Ag: Tariff quotas  (in %) 0
Imports in billion US$   2015  1.9  0.3  1.5    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       3.0     0.7     0.7     0.3     1.8     2.3    91.3       0       0
MFN applied 2017     15.4       0    16.2       0    64.6     0.9     2.8       0     0.9
Imports 2015     14.1       0    10.3       0    47.6     2.2     8.6       0    25.1
 Non-agricultural products    
Final bound       0.7     1.3     0.5     0.2     6.0     1.2    90.0       0       0
MFN applied 2017     41.5       0    21.4       0    36.4     0.6     0.0       0     0.6
Imports 2015     42.4       0    14.3       0    40.9     0.5     1.8       0     1.8
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 80.0       0      80 100 23.1      7.7      25     0.1    57.0
Dairy products 15.2    81.0      80 100 51.7        0      60     0.1       0
Fruit, vegetables, plants 75.8       0      80 100 22.0      8.7      25     1.4     5.0
Coffee, tea 80.0       0      80 100 19.6     16.7      25     0.1     0.7
Cereals & preparations 74.0     4.9      80 100 22.4     11.4      66     6.6    28.6
Oilseeds, fats & oils 79.8       0     100 100 11.6     20.5      25     4.0     9.3
Sugars and confectionery 69.6     2.9      80 100 24.4        0      80     3.5       0
Beverages & tobacco 62.7       0      80 100 25.3        0      35     1.6       0
Cotton 80.0       0      80 100 0.0    100.0       0     0.0   100.0
Other agricultural products 77.5       0     100 100 10.9     38.2      25     0.2    39.5
Fish & fish products 90.3     8.9     100 100 24.8      0.3      25     1.2       0
Minerals & metals 98.2       0     100 100 10.9     36.4      31    21.7    20.4
Petroleum 100.0       0     100 100 4.3     61.4      25     0.9    62.3
Chemicals 92.7     1.3     100 100 3.6     79.9      25    12.6    58.7
Wood, paper, etc. 95.0       0     100 100 13.6     28.3      25     4.3    10.3
Textiles 64.0       0     100 100 19.5      7.4     100     4.3    17.2
Clothing 97.4       0     100 100 25.2        0      50     0.8       0
Leather, footwear, etc. 96.0       0     100 100 12.8     21.1      25     2.0     5.1
Non-electrical machinery 97.0       0     100 100 3.1     75.8      25    11.5    77.4
Electrical machinery 98.0     0.4     100 100 10.7     36.9      35    11.8    63.2
Transport equipment 96.8       0     100 100 6.8     60.8      25     6.8    29.8
Manufactures, n.e.s. 96.7     0.1     100 100 14.8     31.0      25     4.3    65.2
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. European Union                         2016  42 1  2       8.1      0.3      0.3 100.0  100.0 
2. Pakistan                                 2016  32 1  1      11.0     11.0      0.0 0.0  0.0 
3. United States of America               2016  20 2  3       2.2      0.0      0.0 100.0  100.0 
4. Uganda                                 2016  5 4  5      23.7     18.8     18.8 100.0  100.0 
5. Burundi                                  2016  3 6  12      28.1     18.1     18.1 100.0  100.0 
Non-agricultural products        
1. United Arab Emirates                   2015  72 1  1       1.3      0.0      0.0 75.0  100.0 
2. Thailand                                 2016  40 1  2       5.4      0.0      0.0 83.3  100.0 
3. China                                    2016  33 2  3      10.1      0.5      0.5 100.0  100.0 
4. Malaysia                               2016  16 1  1       0.0      0.0      0.0 100.0  100.0 
5. European Union                         2016  11 14  23       2.4      0.5      0.5 100.0  100.0