Lao PDR - Merchandise exports

Merchandise exports to economies in the Arab World (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to economies in the Arab World (% of total merchandise exports) in Lao PDR was 0.05 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 0.36 in 1999, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 1993.

Definition: Merchandise exports to economies in the Arab World are the sum of merchandise exports by the reporting economy to economies in the Arab World. Data are expressed as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1993 0.00
1994 0.00
1995 0.00
1996 0.00
1997 0.00
1998 0.08
1999 0.36
2000 0.15
2001 0.24
2002 0.16
2003 0.16
2004 0.17
2005 0.12
2006 0.09
2007 0.11
2008 0.09
2009 0.08
2010 0.07
2011 0.05

Merchandise exports (current US$)

The value for Merchandise exports (current US$) in Lao PDR was 2,400,000,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,400,000,000 in 2011 and a minimum value of 600,000 in 1961.

Definition: Merchandise exports show the f.o.b. value of goods provided to the rest of the world valued in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Trade Organization.

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Year Value
1960 900,000
1961 600,000
1962 775,000
1963 725,000
1964 917,000
1965 1,000,000
1966 1,492,000
1967 4,433,000
1968 6,033,000
1969 4,300,000
1970 7,200,000
1971 6,192,000
1972 4,242,000
1973 5,403,000
1974 9,547,000
1975 11,500,000
1976 11,700,000
1977 4,200,000
1978 3,200,000
1979 19,000,000
1980 28,000,000
1981 23,000,000
1982 40,000,000
1983 41,000,000
1984 44,000,000
1985 54,000,000
1986 55,000,000
1987 62,000,000
1988 63,000,000
1989 63,000,000
1990 79,000,000
1991 97,000,000
1992 133,000,000
1993 241,000,000
1994 301,000,000
1995 311,000,000
1996 323,000,000
1997 359,000,000
1998 370,000,000
1999 311,000,000
2000 330,000,000
2001 319,510,000
2002 300,610,000
2003 335,470,000
2004 363,340,000
2005 553,080,000
2006 882,030,000
2007 922,690,000
2008 1,091,900,000
2009 1,052,680,000
2010 1,746,370,000
2011 2,400,000,000

Merchandise exports to high-income economies (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to high-income economies (% of total merchandise exports) in Lao PDR was 14.71 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 53.16 in 1992, while its lowest value was 10.04 in 1996.

Definition: Merchandise exports to high-income economies are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to high-income economies according to the World Bank classification of economies. Data are expressed as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1985 37.85
1986 25.33
1987 33.34
1988 31.04
1989 13.39
1990 20.25
1991 36.87
1992 53.16
1993 25.49
1994 15.55
1995 16.16
1996 10.04
1997 51.04
1998 39.48
1999 32.12
2000 34.58
2001 35.45
2002 34.92
2003 33.97
2004 34.69
2005 28.70
2006 22.39
2007 22.36
2008 19.66
2009 18.03
2010 15.39
2011 14.71

Merchandise exports to developing economies outside region (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to developing economies outside region (% of total merchandise exports) in Lao PDR was 2.32 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 3.08 in 1993, while its lowest value was 0.01 in 1997.

Definition: Merchandise exports to developing economies outside region are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to other developing economies in other World Bank regions according to the World Bank classification of economies. Data are expressed as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1993 3.08
1994 0.33
1995 0.35
1996 0.16
1997 0.01
1998 0.36
1999 0.58
2000 0.46
2001 0.46
2002 0.42
2003 0.31
2004 0.48
2005 0.40
2006 0.28
2007 0.33
2008 0.35
2009 0.24
2010 1.12
2011 2.32

Merchandise exports to developing economies in Europe & Central Asia (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to developing economies in Europe & Central Asia (% of total merchandise exports) in Lao PDR was 0.14 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 11 years was 0.22 in 2004, while its lowest value was 0.04 in 2001.

Definition: Merchandise exports to developing economies in Europe and Central Asia are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to developing economies in the Europe and Central Asia region according to World Bank classification of economies. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
2000 0.19
2001 0.04
2002 0.16
2003 0.17
2004 0.22
2005 0.22
2006 0.14
2007 0.17
2008 0.18
2009 0.08
2010 0.10
2011 0.14

Merchandise exports to developing economies in Latin America & the Caribbean (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to developing economies in Latin America & the Caribbean (% of total merchandise exports) in Lao PDR was 0.09 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 0.09 in 2011, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 1993.

Definition: Merchandise exports to developing economies in Latin America and the Caribbean are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to developing economies in the Latin America and the Caribbean region according to World Bank classification of economies. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1993 0.00
1994 0.00
1995 0.00
1996 0.00
1997 0.00
1998 0.01
1999 0.05
2000 0.02
2001 0.09
2002 0.03
2003 0.02
2004 0.05
2005 0.05
2006 0.01
2007 0.03
2008 0.03
2009 0.04
2010 0.02
2011 0.09

Merchandise exports to developing economies in Middle East & North Africa (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to developing economies in Middle East & North Africa (% of total merchandise exports) in Lao PDR was 0.00 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 0.32 in 1999, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 1993.

Definition: Merchandise exports to developing economies in Middle East and North Africa are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to developing economies in the Middle East and North Africa region according to World Bank classification of economies. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1993 0.00
1994 0.00
1995 0.00
1996 0.00
1997 0.00
1998 0.06
1999 0.32
2000 0.05
2001 0.14
2002 0.08
2003 0.03
2004 0.07
2005 0.03
2006 0.03
2007 0.04
2008 0.01
2009 0.01
2010 0.01
2011 0.00

Merchandise exports to developing economies in South Asia (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to developing economies in South Asia (% of total merchandise exports) in Lao PDR was 2.04 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 18.37 in 1964, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 1960.

Definition: Merchandise exports to developing economies in South Asia are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to developing economies in the South Asia region according to World Bank classification of economies. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1960 0.00
1962 0.00
1963 0.00
1964 18.37
1965 0.00
1967 0.00
1968 0.00
1969 0.00
1970 0.00
1971 0.00
1972 0.00
1973 0.00
1974 0.00
1981 0.00
1982 0.19
1983 1.02
1984 0.64
1985 0.38
1986 0.58
1987 0.04
1988 0.02
1989 0.25
1990 0.61
1991 3.40
1992 0.13
1993 0.00
1994 0.00
1995 0.00
1996 0.00
1997 0.00
1998 0.07
1999 0.09
2000 0.07
2001 0.12
2002 0.09
2003 0.03
2004 0.07
2005 0.03
2006 0.04
2007 0.03
2008 0.05
2009 0.05
2010 0.94
2011 2.04

Merchandise exports to developing economies in Sub-Saharan Africa (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to developing economies in Sub-Saharan Africa (% of total merchandise exports) in Lao PDR was 0.04 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 0.13 in 2000, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 1993.

Definition: Merchandise exports to developing economies in Sub-Saharan Africa are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to developing economies in the Sub-Saharan Africa region according to World Bank classification of economies. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

See also:

Year Value
1993 0.00
1994 0.00
1995 0.00
1996 0.00
1997 0.00
1998 0.02
1999 0.03
2000 0.13
2001 0.08
2002 0.06
2003 0.07
2004 0.08
2005 0.07
2006 0.05
2007 0.06
2008 0.08
2009 0.07
2010 0.05
2011 0.04

Merchandise exports by the reporting economy, residual (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports by the reporting economy, residual (% of total merchandise exports) in Lao PDR was 82.97 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 100.00 in 1984, while its lowest value was 46.84 in 1992.

Definition: Merchandise exports by the reporting economy residuals are the total merchandise exports by the reporting economy to the rest of the world as reported in the IMF's Direction of trade database, less the sum of exports by the reporting economy to high-, low-, and middle-income economies according to the World Bank classification of economies. Includes trade with unspecified partners or with economies not covered by World Bank classification. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1960 100.00
1962 100.00
1963 100.00
1964 100.00
1965 100.00
1967 100.00
1968 100.00
1969 100.00
1970 100.00
1971 100.00
1972 100.00
1973 100.00
1974 100.00
1981 100.00
1982 100.00
1983 100.00
1984 100.00
1985 62.15
1986 74.67
1987 66.66
1988 68.96
1989 86.61
1990 79.75
1991 63.13
1992 46.84
1993 71.43
1994 84.12
1995 83.48
1996 89.80
1997 48.95
1998 60.16
1999 67.30
2000 64.96
2001 64.09
2002 64.66
2003 65.71
2004 64.83
2005 70.91
2006 77.34
2007 77.32
2008 79.99
2009 81.72
2010 83.49
2011 82.97

Merchandise exports by the reporting economy (current US$)

The latest value for Merchandise exports by the reporting economy (current US$) in Lao PDR was 3,118,152,000 as of 2011. Over the past 51 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 3,118,152,000 in 2011 and 400,000 in 1965.

Definition: Merchandise exports by the reporting economy are the total merchandise exports by the reporting economy to the rest of the world, as reported in the IMF's Direction of trade database. Data are in current US$.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1960 18,500,000
1962 491,000
1963 590,000
1964 490,000
1965 400,000
1967 4,438,000
1968 6,039,000
1969 4,307,000
1970 3,454,000
1971 3,154,000
1972 3,074,000
1973 5,093,000
1974 11,322,000
1981 15,102,730
1982 24,210,000
1983 24,002,730
1984 11,381,820
1985 16,554,760
1986 14,118,660
1987 23,252,200
1988 55,862,560
1989 95,351,300
1990 64,417,220
1991 82,106,960
1992 103,462,200
1993 240,500,000
1994 300,400,000
1995 311,200,000
1996 320,700,000
1997 192,110,000
1998 370,799,300
1999 462,528,700
2000 391,337,600
2001 375,674,700
2002 386,055,600
2003 437,501,200
2004 535,239,400
2005 726,549,000
2006 1,226,693,000
2007 1,323,937,000
2008 1,600,652,000
2009 1,520,984,000
2010 2,195,899,000
2011 3,118,152,000

Classification

Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Exports