Lesotho - 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 Lesotho was 2.01 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 19.98 in 2007, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 2002.

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
2000 0.19
2001 0.00
2002 0.00
2004 0.01
2005 0.23
2006 0.05
2007 19.98
2008 0.32
2009 0.23
2010 0.48
2011 1.30
2012 1.91
2013 2.01
2014 2.16
2015 2.08
2016 2.01

Merchandise exports (current US$)

The value for Merchandise exports (current US$) in Lesotho was 894,003,900 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,172,166,000 in 2011 and a minimum value of 4,000,000 in 1960.

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 4,000,000
1961 4,000,000
1962 5,000,000
1963 5,000,000
1964 6,000,000
1965 6,580,000
1966 6,141,800
1967 5,835,200
1968 4,732,000
1969 6,847,400
1970 5,931,800
1971 4,214,110
1972 7,931,930
1973 12,664,600
1974 14,437,300
1975 12,281,800
1976 16,841,700
1977 14,030,000
1978 31,845,800
1979 45,083,100
1980 58,000,000
1981 50,000,000
1982 37,000,000
1983 31,000,000
1984 29,000,000
1985 23,000,000
1986 26,000,000
1987 47,000,000
1988 64,000,000
1989 66,000,000
1990 62,000,000
1991 67,000,000
1992 109,000,000
1993 133,000,000
1994 143,000,000
1995 160,000,000
1996 187,000,000
1997 196,000,000
1998 194,000,000
1999 172,000,000
2000 220,000,000
2001 280,000,000
2002 357,951,000
2003 475,563,000
2004 708,000,000
2005 650,573,000
2006 718,189,300
2007 829,702,500
2008 884,046,000
2009 734,146,000
2010 877,657,000
2011 1,172,166,000
2012 972,355,000
2013 847,060,000
2014 826,382,300
2015 844,098,600
2016 894,003,900

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

Merchandise exports to high-income economies (% of total merchandise exports) in Lesotho was 41.43 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 81.77 in 2004, while its lowest value was 15.55 in 2008.

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
2000 72.22
2001 54.48
2002 55.94
2003 80.40
2004 81.77
2005 56.18
2006 51.64
2007 50.73
2008 15.55
2009 49.38
2010 23.61
2011 51.84
2012 50.79
2013 52.70
2014 50.17
2015 45.85
2016 41.43

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies outside region (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies outside region (% of total merchandise exports) in Lesotho was 0.41 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 1.43 in 2011, while its lowest value was 0.02 in 2004.

Definition: Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies outside region are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to other low- and middle-income 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
2000 0.05
2001 0.09
2002 0.03
2003 0.02
2004 0.02
2005 0.29
2006 0.05
2007 0.29
2008 0.39
2009 0.62
2010 1.04
2011 1.43
2012 0.34
2013 0.35
2014 0.44
2015 0.41
2016 0.41

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in East Asia & Pacific (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in East Asia & Pacific (% of total merchandise exports) in Lesotho was 0.037 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 0.730 in 2011, while its lowest value was 0.000 in 2004.

Definition: Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in East Asia and Pacific are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to low- and middle-income economies in the East Asia and Pacific 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 0.036
2001 0.001
2002 0.000
2003 0.010
2004 0.000
2005 0.006
2006 0.002
2007 0.002
2008 0.005
2009 0.348
2010 0.249
2011 0.730
2012 0.018
2013 0.028
2014 0.091
2015 0.066
2016 0.037

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Europe & Central Asia (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Europe & Central Asia (% of total merchandise exports) in Lesotho was 0.016 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 0.046 in 2011, while its lowest value was 0.001 in 2004.

Definition: Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Europe and Central Asia are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to low- and middle-income 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 0.001
2001 0.041
2002 0.020
2003 0.001
2004 0.001
2005 0.006
2006 0.003
2007 0.002
2008 0.003
2009 0.009
2010 0.011
2011 0.046
2012 0.014
2013 0.004
2014 0.022
2015 0.028
2016 0.016

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Latin America & the Caribbean (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Latin America & the Caribbean (% of total merchandise exports) in Lesotho was 0.157 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 0.157 in 2016, while its lowest value was 0.000 in 2006.

Definition: Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Latin America and the Caribbean are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to low- and middle-income 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
2000 0.000
2001 0.049
2002 0.008
2003 0.013
2004 0.002
2005 0.015
2006 0.000
2007 0.005
2008 0.010
2009 0.031
2010 0.007
2011 0.059
2012 0.150
2013 0.149
2014 0.150
2015 0.153
2016 0.157

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Middle East & North Africa (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Middle East & North Africa (% of total merchandise exports) in Lesotho was 0.170 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 0.547 in 2011, while its lowest value was 0.000 in 2002.

Definition: Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Middle East and North Africa are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to low- and middle-income 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
2000 0.009
2001 0.001
2002 0.000
2004 0.013
2005 0.215
2006 0.042
2007 0.243
2008 0.254
2009 0.207
2010 0.462
2011 0.547
2012 0.138
2013 0.141
2014 0.162
2015 0.143
2016 0.170

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in South Asia (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in South Asia (% of total merchandise exports) in Lesotho was 0.034 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 12 years was 0.311 in 2010, while its lowest value was 0.001 in 2004.

Definition: Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in South Asia are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to low- and middle-income 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
2004 0.001
2005 0.044
2007 0.037
2008 0.122
2009 0.027
2010 0.311
2011 0.051
2012 0.019
2013 0.025
2014 0.016
2015 0.022
2016 0.034

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Sub-Saharan Africa (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Sub-Saharan Africa (% of total merchandise exports) in Lesotho was 58.15 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 84.06 in 2008, while its lowest value was 18.21 in 2004.

Definition: Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Sub-Saharan Africa are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to low- and middle-income 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.

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Year Value
2000 27.73
2001 45.42
2002 44.04
2003 19.57
2004 18.21
2005 43.53
2006 48.31
2007 48.98
2008 84.06
2009 50.00
2010 75.35
2011 46.72
2012 48.87
2013 46.96
2014 49.39
2015 53.74
2016 58.15

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

Merchandise exports by the reporting economy, residual (% of total merchandise exports) in Lesotho was 0.000 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 0.003 in 2008, while its lowest value was 0.000 in 2000.

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
2000 0.000
2001 0.000
2002 0.001
2003 0.000
2004 0.000
2005 0.000
2006 0.000
2007 0.001
2008 0.003
2009 0.001
2010 0.001
2011 0.001
2012 0.001
2013 0.000
2014 0.000
2015 0.000
2016 0.000

Merchandise exports by the reporting economy (current US$)

The latest value for Merchandise exports by the reporting economy (current US$) in Lesotho was 639,471,900 as of 2016. Over the past 16 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 968,483,900 in 2004 and 245,141,600 in 2008.

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
2000 336,826,100
2001 329,119,400
2002 344,308,400
2003 478,732,800
2004 968,483,900
2005 466,710,700
2006 420,282,200
2007 414,331,100
2008 245,141,600
2009 627,233,200
2010 504,162,700
2011 767,927,200
2012 679,098,900
2013 651,604,500
2014 660,609,100
2015 634,393,500
2016 639,471,900

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies within region (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies within region (% of total merchandise exports) in Lesotho was 58.15 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 84.06 in 2008, while its lowest value was 18.21 in 2004.

Definition: Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies within region are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to other low- and middle-income economies in the same World Bank region 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. No figures are shown for high-income economies, because they are a separate category in the World Bank classification of economies.

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

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Year Value
2000 27.73
2001 45.42
2002 44.04
2003 19.57
2004 18.21
2005 43.53
2006 48.31
2007 48.98
2008 84.06
2009 50.00
2010 75.35
2011 46.72
2012 48.87
2013 46.96
2014 49.39
2015 53.74
2016 58.15

Classification

Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Exports