Based on evaluation of Ghana export data and shipment records, Ghana shipped USD 16.7 billion worth of commodities in 2019. That dollar amount declined by 18.8% from the previous year. Ghana, officially the Republic of Ghana, is a West African country, which shares its southern coastline with the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean.
Given Ghana’s population of 28.1 million people, the value of total exported commodities in 2019 translates to roughly USD 600 for every resident in the West African country.
Ghana’s top 10 exports in 2019 were Pearls and Precious Stones (36.97%), Mineral Fuels and Oils (31.7%), Cocoa and Preparations (16.1%), Ores, Slag & Ash (2.3%), Edible Fruits and Nuts (2.1%), Plastics (1.3%), Animal or Vegetable Fats & Oils (1.1%), Preparations of Meat, Fish or Crustaceans (0.8%), Wood & Articles (0.7%) and Inorganic Chemicals (0.7%).
The latest Ghana trade data shows that Ghana’s top 10 export commodities shared 93.77% to total value of exports in 2019. Analyze dollar amount of these export categories from the chart given right here.
Ghana’s top 5 export partners in 2019 were China (USD 2,808 million), Switzerland (USD 2,465 million), India (USD 2,380 million), South Africa (USD 1,971 million) and Netherlands (USD 966.3 million). These countries accounted 63.2% to overall value of shipments.
As per Ghana shipment data, 48% of Ghanaian exports by value were delivered to Asian countries, followed by 31.4% to European nations. Ghana shipped another 15% worth of commodities to fellow African countries.
Ghana export data contains shipment records, which cover all modes of transport. In each shipment record, you’ll find 8-digit HS classification, goods description, declared value, quantity, exporter & importer details and more. And these shipment records are based on import-export documents such as Bill of Lading, Import and Shipping Bills, Invoices which are filed by companies.
We provide comprehensive coverage across Ghana’s largest industries and export companies. Export data of Ghanaarestandardized after collected from Ghanaian Customs, Port Authorities, Shipping & Logistics Companies, Trade Associations, Government Bodies and other authorized business sources. We have Ghana export statistics available from Jan 2015.
With shipment details, Ghana export data help you identify potential business partners. Check samples below and understand which columns are covered in data.
|Date||01-12-2019||Exporter Name||Olam Ghana Limited|
|Exporter Address||17th, Dadeban Road, North Industri||Buyer Name||Sanfo Seidou|
|Destination Country||Burkina Faso||HS Code||2501002000|
|Product Description||1200 Bags x 25 kgs of Iodated Salt||No. of Package||1200|
|Package Type||BG||Gross Weight KG||30000|
|Net Weight KG||30000||FOB Value in Foreign Currency||600000|
|Currency||XOF||Total Value GHS||5460|
|Total Value USD||1143.76||CIF Value GHS||5460|
|CIF Value USD||1018.19||Port of Loading||Paga|
|Date||01-12-2019||Exporter Name||KGM Industries Limited|
|Exporter Address||Plot 135a, Near Coca Cola Factory||Buyer Name||Diallo Noaga B FSO|
|Destination Country||Burkina Faso||HS Code||3924909000|
|Product Description||60055 Pcs Of Household Plastic Products(Koko Bowl,Bucket,Table,Cup,Jug & Coolers).||No. of Package||60055|
|Package Type||NE||Gross Weight KG||8398|
|Net Weight KG||8398||FOB Value in Foreign Currency||156209|
|Currency||GHC||Total Value GHS||156209|
|Total Value USD||32722.63||CIF Value GHS||156209|
|CIF Value USD||29130.05||Port of Loading||Paga|