Lesotho - Ores and metals exports

Ores and metals exports (% of merchandise exports)

The value for Ores and metals exports (% of merchandise exports) in Lesotho was 0.11 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 9 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2.47 in 2008 and a minimum value of 0.01 in 2000.

Definition: Ores and metals comprise the commodities in SITC sections 27 (crude fertilizer, minerals nes); 28 (metalliferous ores, scrap); and 68 (non-ferrous metals).

Source: World Bank staff estimates from the Comtrade database maintained by the United Nations Statistics Division.

See also:

Year Value
2000 0.01
2001 0.05
2002 0.06
2003 0.10
2004 0.05
2008 2.47
2009 0.11

Classification

Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Exports