Swaziland - Cost to import

Cost to import (US$ per container)

The latest value for Cost to import (US$ per container) in Swaziland was 2,245 as of 2014. Over the past 9 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 2,249 in 2009 and 1,820 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 1,820
2006 1,820
2007 1,820
2008 2,249
2009 2,249
2010 1,849
2011 2,030
2012 2,085
2013 2,145
2014 2,245


Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Business environment