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INDIA
INDIA
Africa
AFRICA
INDIA : India’s Trade with the African Region notched US$ 38.96 Billion in the year 2009-10 (DGCI&S provisional figures) constituting 8.37% share in India’s total trade. Trade with the region has grown at a CAGR of 18.10% from US$ 4.48 Billion in 1996-97.
AFRICA : 54 Countries, 1 billion people, US$ 1.01 Billion of trade. Imports worth US$ 468 billion include Mineral Fuels, Oils, Machinery, Vehicles including Boats, Ships, Aircrafts, Electronics & Electricals, Iron & Steel & Articles thereof, Cereals, Plastics, Pharmaceuticals, etc.

Top 20 product groups imported by select African countries ............. [More].
Angola
Angola
International Trade
 
 
 
 

 

1

Top 5 Countries Exporting to Angola

All values in USD Billion
Year 2006
Year 2007
Year 2008
Rank
Country
Imported Value
Rank
Country
Imported Value
Rank
Country
Imported Value

1

United States of America

1.55

1

Portugal

2.30

1

Portugal

3.34

2

Portugal

1.52

2

United States of America

1.28

2

China

2.93

3

Republic of Korea

1.04

3

China

1.23

3

United States of America

2.12

4

China

0.89

4

Brazil

1.22

4

Brazil

1.97

5

Brazil

0.84

5

South Africa

0.77

5

South Africa

0.90

 

Source: UN database

 

Top 5 Countries Importing from Angola

Rank
Importers 
Exported value in 2006
Importers
Exported value in 2007
Importers
Exported value in 2008
- World 32.10 World 40.75 World 63.15
1 United States of America 12.17 United States of America 12.93 China 22.37
2 China 10.93 China 12.89 United States of America 19.50
3 Chinese Taipei 1.87 France 2.37 France 4.01

 

Source: UN database

 

   
1

Top 10 Commodities Imported by Angola

 
India's
Rank in Angola's Global Imports Year 2008
HS Code
Description
Value of Imports in 2008 (USD Million)
%age Share of Product group in Total Imports
%age Growth in Angola's Global Import Over Previous Year
Major suppliers (Top 3 suppliers)
%age Share of major supplier countries
% Growth in Angola's Global Imports from Major Supplier 2008/07
Rank in Angola's Global imports 
% Share in Angola's Global Imports 2008
% Growth 2008/07
-
'TOTAL
All products
20444
100
66
Portugal
16.3
45
15th 
1.6
41
China
14.4
138
USA
10.4
65
1
'84
Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery, etc
3764.73
18.41
44
USA
20.8
29
22nd
0.2
154
Portugal
17
46
China
12.9
188
2
'87
Vehicles other than railway, tramway
3004.35
14.7
93
'China
19.1
138
15th 
1.8
228
'Brazil
13.4
74
'Portugal
9.9
56
3
'73
Articles of iron or steel
1676.28
8.2
83
'China
19.5
211
27th
0.2
8
'Portugal
14.9
118
'Brazil
9.8
173
4
'85
Electrical, electronic equipment
1506.97
7.37
53
'China
27.5
107
36th
0.1
183
'Portugal
21.9
33
'Brazil
7.2
82
5
'89
Ships, boats and other floating structures
1175.8
5.75
1238
'Republic of Korea
76.6
1233004
3rd
4.8
-
'Spain
7.7
1752
'India
4.8
6
'27
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products, etc
720.9
3.53
144
'Netherlands
23
599
23rd 
0.1
-99
'Trinidad and Tobago
19.6
'Republic of Korea
13.9
7
'88
Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof
692
3.38
32
'United States of America
67.9
133
-
-
-
'France
14
42
'Germany
8.6
-66
8
'72
Iron and steel
607.83
2.97
253
'China
41.6
443
6th
3.7
113
'Turkey
13.9
919
'Spain
6.9
684
9
'94
Furniture, lighting, signs, prefabricated buildings
569.51
2.79
40
'Portugal
33.4
37
18th 
0.2
316
'Brazil
22.1
3
'China
15.9
178
10
'02
Meat and edible meat offal
509.68
2.49
46
'Brazil
34.5
73
3rd
14.9
-2
'United States of America
23.4
50
'India
14.9
-2

 

   
trade

Trade with India

Angola's Top 10 products Imports from India

 

All values in USD Million

Rank

HS Code

Description

Imports from India in 2006

Imports from India in 2007

Imports from India in 2008

Growth from 2006 -07

Growth from 2007-08

CAGR over 3 years

 -

TOTAL

All products

200.12

233.83

330.03

16.84

41.15

28.42

1

2

Meat and edible meat offal

67.78

77.34

75.90

14.10

-1.85

5.82

2

89

Ships, boats and other floating structures

0.00

0.00

56.65

N/A

N/A

N/A

3

87

Vehicles other than railway, tramway

19.28

16.64

54.65

-13.69

228.36

68.35

4

30

Pharmaceutical products

20.78

20.07

24.98

-3.41

24.49

9.66

5

72

Iron and steel

3.52

10.43

22.20

196.14

112.89

151.09

6

86

Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment

14.33

3.75

10.02

-73.81

166.93

-16.38

7

84

Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery, etc

3.16

3.71

9.41

17.20

153.86

72.49

8

76

Aluminum and articles thereof

0.15

0.03

9.35

-83.33

37284.00

689.35

9

22

Beverages, spirits and vinegar

3.87

7.11

7.85

83.78

10.50

42.51

10

4

Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible animal product nes

4.19

4.73

7.83

12.84

65.57

36.69

Source: UN Database

 

Angola's Top 10 products of Exports to India

 

Rank 
HS Code
Descrpition
Exports to India 2006
Exports to India 2007
Exports to India 2008
% Change Growth from 2007/ 2006
% Change Growth from 2008/ 2007
CAGR over 3years
-
TOTAL
All products 245.06 920.24                    1,289.29 275.51 40.10 129.37
1
27
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products, etc 241.04 916.38                    1,280.28 280.18 39.71 130.47
2
72
Iron and steel 2.22 2.02 5.19 -8.97 156.91 52.92
3
84
Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery, etc 0.00 0.00 2.70
N/A
N/A
N/A
4
74
Copper and articles thereof 0.62 0.67 0.57 8.78 -15.40 -4.07
5
76
Aluminium and articles thereof 1.11 1.09 0.39 -1.36 -64.62 -40.92
6
78
Lead and articles thereof 0.08 0.07 0.07 -8.86 0.00 -4.53
7
41
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0 0 0.05
N/A
N/A
N/A
8
73
Articles of iron or steel 0 0 0.04
N/A
N/A
N/A
9
75
Nickel and articles thereof 0 0 0
N/A
N/A
N/A
10
79
Zinc and articles thereof 0 0.01 0
N/A
-100.00
N/A

Source: UN Database

 

   
 

Issue pertaining to  T.B.T

S No. 
Average Applied Tariff
HS Code (No. of Lines)
Total 
share
1
0 -5%

31(23),86(23),88(15),81(48),75(16),79(9),90(147),72(166),

51(38),78(8)74(51),84(503),89(18),80(5),1(22),10(20),85(252),

30(37),12(37),55(106),59(24),56(31),54(68),52(124),6(16),53(23),

82(66),17(18),4(29),37(32),29(327),50(9),45(7)

       2,318 47.44
2
5 - 10%

13(10),14(5),47(20),60(43),65(9),66(6),76(35),83(36),96(48),38(70),

87(144),11(29),70(64),35(16),40(85),23(23),48(104),32(45),39(124),

15(50),19(18),49(19),92(17),93(24),5(15),64(26),95(30)

       1,115 22.82
3
10 - 15%

18(11),26(37),41(37),2(58),69(29),73(124),8(54),63(52),34(27),33(30),

7(58),67(8),25(75),9(33)

           633 12.96
4
15 - 20%

16(26),20(50),36(8),61(105),62(113),21(15),58(40),97(7),94(41),68(50),

27(55),24(9),3(91)

           610 12.48
5
20 - 25%
42(20),43(12),46(11),57(21),44(62),            126 2.58
6
25 - 30%
71(51),21(33)              84 1.72