Burundi - Cost to import

Cost to import (US$ per container)

The latest value for Cost to import (US$ per container) in Burundi was 5,005 as of 2012. Over the past 7 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 5,005 in 2012 and 4,035 in 2005.

Definition: Cost measures the fees levied on a 20-foot container in U.S. dollars. All the fees associated with completing the procedures to export or import the goods are included. These include costs for documents, administrative fees for customs clearance and technical control, customs broker fees, terminal handling charges and inland transport. The cost measure does not include tariffs or trade taxes. Only official costs are recorded.

Source: World Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/).

See also:

Year Value
2005 4,035
2006 4,035
2007 4,035
2008 4,035
2009 4,285
2010 4,285
2011 4,855
2012 5,005


Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Business environment