Tunisia - Share of tariff lines with international peaks

Share of tariff lines with international peaks, manufactured products (%)

Share of tariff lines with international peaks, manufactured products (%) in Tunisia was 57.82 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 97.65 in 1992, while its lowest value was 26.95 in 2005.

Definition: Share of tariff lines with international peaks is the share of lines in the tariff schedule with tariff rates that exceed 15 percent. It provides an indication of how selectively tariffs are applied. Manufactured products are commodities classified in SITC revision 3 sections 5-8 excluding division 68.

Source: World Bank staff estimates using the World Integrated Trade Solution system, based on data from United Nations Conference on Trade and Development's Trade Analysis and Information System (TRAINS) database.

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Year Value
1990 97.47
1992 97.65
1995 97.56
1998 91.03
2002 85.04
2003 64.80
2004 64.79
2005 26.95
2006 55.23
2008 57.82

Share of tariff lines with international peaks, all products (%)

Share of tariff lines with international peaks, all products (%) in Tunisia was 57.78 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 97.15 in 1992, while its lowest value was 30.71 in 2005.

Definition: Share of tariff lines with international peaks is the share of lines in the tariff schedule with tariff rates that exceed 15 percent. It provides an indication of how selectively tariffs are applied.

Source: World Bank staff estimates using the World Integrated Trade Solution system, based on data from United Nations Conference on Trade and Development's Trade Analysis and Information System (TRAINS) database.

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Year Value
1990 96.99
1992 97.15
1995 97.13
1998 91.18
2002 82.93
2003 64.72
2004 65.70
2005 30.71
2006 55.48
2008 57.78

Share of tariff lines with international peaks, primary products (%)

Share of tariff lines with international peaks, primary products (%) in Tunisia was 57.45 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 92.79 in 1998, while its lowest value was 51.71 in 2005.

Definition: Share of tariff lines with international peaks is the share of lines in the tariff schedule with tariff rates that exceed 15 percent. It provides an indication of how selectively tariffs are applied. Primary products are commodities classified in SITC revision 3 sections 0-4 plus division 68 (nonferrous metals).

Source: World Bank staff estimates using the World Integrated Trade Solution system, based on data from United Nations Conference on Trade and Development's Trade Analysis and Information System (TRAINS) database.

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Year Value
1990 91.85
1992 91.91
1995 92.69
1998 92.79
2002 72.01
2003 64.09
2004 70.32
2005 51.71
2006 56.83
2008 57.45

Classification

Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Tariffs