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 0.38 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 12 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 through the WITS platform from the Comtrade database maintained by the United Nations Statistics Division.