Imports and Exports of Goods and Services for African Countries in 2006 (% GDP)
Updated on February 12, 2022.

According to the World Bank, in 2006, the top 3 African countries with high net exports of goods and services by percentage of gross domestic product (GDP) (i.e. total exports of goods and services as a percentage of GDP minus total imports of goods and services as a percentage of GDP) are: Equatorial Guinea (46.12%), Libya (45.26%), and Gabon (32.49%).

On the other hand, in 2006, the top 3 African countries with high net imports of goods and services as a percentage of GDP (i.e. total imports of goods and services as a percentage of GDP minus total exports of goods and services as a percentage of GDP) are: Eritrea (31.46%), Burundi (27.80%), and Cape Verde (27.55%).

The World Bank defines exports of goods and services as "the value of all goods and other market services provided to the rest of the world" , and defines imports of goods and services as "the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world".

Interact with the charts and table below to see the details of the imports and exports of goods and services made by African countries as a percentage of GDP in 2006 .

See also: Imports and Exports of African Countries in 2006 (Current US$).

Data Source: World Bank.
Imports of Goods and Services for African Countries in 2006 (% GDP)
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Table of Imports and Exports of Goods and Services for African Countries in 2006 (% GDP)
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Country Imports (% GDP) Exports (% GDP)
Algeria 21.92 48.81
Angola 31.16 63.47
Benin 21.72 18.06
Botswana 34.08 52.25
Burkina Faso 24.15 10.96
Burundi 35.1 7.3
Cape Verde 72.68 45.13
Cameroon 22.93 24.18
Republic of Congo 48.14 77.46
Ivory Coast 30.85 32.84
Democratic Republic of the Congo 26.26 21.7
Central African Republic 22.08 14.32
Chad 48.33 47.58
Egypt 31.57 29.95
Equatorial Guinea 36.21 82.33
Eritrea 38.36 6.9
Eswatini 51.09 55.84
Gabon 28.08 60.57
Gambia 29.34 21.04
Ghana 40.73 25.19
Guinea 45.56 23.82
Guinea-Bissau 27.6 12.85
Kenya 32.25 22.99
Libya 28.3 73.56
Madagascar 34.62 27.49
Mali 32.55 28.43
Mauritania 40.42 42.36
Mauritius 68.62 58.44
Morocco 38.74 32.76
Mozambique 36.91 27.19
Zambia 25.26 32.59
Zimbabwe 46.86 35.96
Tanzania 24.35 18.42
Uganda 28.36 15.28
Tunisia 47.91 46.03
Togo 51.64 35.37
Sudan 21.11 15.29
South Africa 27.67 26.1
Sierra Leone 25.05 16.86
Senegal 34.88 19.25
Rwanda 22.35 10.89
Niger 22.66 13.87
Nigeria 13.05 29.52
Namibia 41.47 45.37
Comoros 26.92 8.84
Seychelles 100.53 84.37

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