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Country2006200720082009201020112012201320142015
Afghanistan4,313.003,889.003,629.003,645.004,033.004,821.004,405.003,984.004,820.005,045.00
Albania1,019.00985.00880.00891.00804.00785.00780.00757.00735.00745.00
Algeria3,341.002,877.001,942.001,901.001,642.001,850.001,593.001,363.001,301.001,270.00
Angola4,921.003,881.003,433.003,787.003,165.003,418.002,793.002,249.002,167.002,060.00
Antigua and Barbuda1,611.001,544.001,183.001,172.001,121.001,058.001,130.001,163.001,154.001,090.00
Argentina5,103.004,613.004,002.003,800.003,135.002,853.002,428.002,309.001,956.001,770.00
Armenia2,341.002,268.001,603.002,261.002,721.002,556.002,577.002,471.002,503.001,885.00
Australia1,241.001,196.001,139.001,400.001,184.001,127.001,117.001,095.001,120.001,200.00
Austria1,006.00986.001,013.001,304.001,282.001,262.001,244.001,127.001,108.001,150.00
Azerbaijan7,302.006,287.005,649.005,202.003,962.004,887.004,201.003,515.003,576.003,460.00
Bahamas1,044.001,014.00999.001,010.001,011.001,030.001,013.001,005.00
Bahrain1,042.00969.001,067.001,247.00977.00883.00874.00810.00
Bangladesh1,282.701,281.00
Barbados782.00800.00827.00810.00
Belarus12,634.0010,623.009,592.009,010.007,436.007,034.007,717.003,046.001,742.001,460.00
Belgium1,459.001,426.001,393.001,382.001,353.001,337.001,310.001,284.001,260.001,240.00
Belize1,628.001,592.001,525.001,467.001,436.001,474.001,466.001,404.001,398.001,355.00
Benin1,330.001,274.001,235.001,290.001,220.001,196.001,174.001,179.001,060.001,052.00
Bhutan1,984.001,874.001,778.001,814.001,716.003,017.002,846.002,616.002,577.002,230.00
Bolivia2,803.002,646.002,328.002,168.001,964.002,013.001,850.001,615.001,527.001,440.00
Bosnia and Herzegovina1,570.001,512.001,283.001,260.001,230.001,353.001,323.001,293.001,285.001,260.00
Botswana4,126.003,573.003,312.003,442.003,587.003,738.003,342.003,166.003,227.003,145.00
Brazil2,588.202,322.80
Brunei617.00561.00679.00602.00773.00792.00664.00683.00705.00
Bulgaria1,888.001,758.001,776.001,996.001,755.001,682.001,636.001,559.001,375.001,375.00
Burkina Faso2,899.002,795.002,813.002,796.002,561.002,668.002,488.002,411.002,485.002,305.00
Burma (Myanmar)729.00709.00620.00
Burundi6,742.005,672.005,515.005,159.004,889.004,516.004,348.003,804.003,296.002,905.00
Cambodia1,092.001,009.00965.00918.00818.00798.00774.00772.00802.00795.00
Cameroon1,316.001,282.001,234.001,320.001,406.001,605.001,558.001,503.001,462.001,379.00
Canada1,743.001,687.001,643.001,898.001,770.001,804.001,753.001,659.001,651.001,680.00
Cape Verde1,234.001,239.00913.001,279.001,235.001,252.001,273.001,246.001,205.001,125.00
Central African Republic5,321.005,058.005,030.005,757.005,871.006,074.006,162.006,115.006,119.005,490.00
Chad8,236.006,429.005,845.006,240.005,882.006,983.006,563.006,045.006,432.006,615.00
Chile992.00922.00818.00901.00897.00863.00847.001,009.00992.00910.00
China838.10823.00
Colombia2,803.002,656.002,096.002,319.002,252.002,178.002,658.002,469.002,407.002,355.00
Comoros1,546.001,511.001,482.001,539.001,458.001,395.001,337.001,370.001,335.001,295.00
Congo (Brazzaville)4,047.003,335.002,814.003,148.002,518.004,865.004,030.003,641.003,662.003,795.00
Congo (Kinshasa)10,303.007,933.007,077.006,641.005,553.004,375.003,726.003,489.003,245.003,365.00
Costa Rica2,159.001,952.001,759.001,743.001,551.001,431.001,325.001,098.001,077.001,020.00
Croatia1,539.001,489.001,432.001,468.001,389.001,351.001,372.001,333.001,341.001,335.00
Cyprus892.00852.00851.00886.00862.00845.00865.00
Czech Republic910.00913.00908.001,100.001,157.001,131.001,149.001,248.001,239.001,240.00
Denmark802.00779.00763.00907.00870.00864.00830.00825.00808.00795.00
Djibouti1,174.001,138.001,099.001,175.001,050.001,034.00995.00946.00907.00885.00
Dominica1,667.001,678.00996.001,021.001,000.001,016.001,094.001,063.001,055.00990.00
Dominican Republic1,235.001,202.001,207.001,284.001,170.001,136.001,227.001,150.001,093.001,040.00
Ecuador2,024.001,879.001,740.001,978.001,737.001,726.001,646.001,646.001,581.001,535.00
Egypt2,447.002,304.001,511.001,385.001,234.00924.00839.00766.00681.00625.00
El Salvador763.00731.00700.001,060.001,007.00974.00952.001,037.001,025.001,045.00
Equatorial Guinea3,509.002,460.002,150.002,115.001,681.002,409.001,835.001,469.001,336.001,390.00
Eritrea5,125.004,762.004,275.004,216.003,632.002,805.002,514.002,253.002,034.001,850.00
Estonia1,059.00999.00918.00887.00842.00835.00832.00830.00803.00765.00
Ethiopia8,597.007,825.007,014.006,983.005,027.003,959.003,812.003,064.002,283.002,380.00
Fiji828.00775.00747.00828.00793.00792.00734.00687.00816.00790.00
Finland554.00552.00547.00616.00648.00638.00636.00619.00627.00615.00
France1,430.001,403.001,374.001,394.001,359.001,349.001,389.001,371.001,350.001,335.00
Gabon2,760.002,359.002,186.002,675.002,133.002,561.002,160.001,878.001,967.002,145.00
Gambia1,676.001,618.001,481.001,448.001,233.001,172.001,124.001,126.001,085.001,040.00
Georgia2,597.002,000.001,844.001,777.001,491.001,592.001,495.001,363.001,345.001,355.00
Germany854.00849.00847.00922.00968.00957.00947.00936.00925.001,015.00
Ghana3,728.003,243.002,004.001,990.001,677.001,438.001,234.001,093.001,036.00875.00
Greece1,073.001,044.001,019.001,152.001,100.001,075.001,063.001,015.001,023.001,040.00
Grenada1,444.001,404.001,342.001,673.001,551.001,176.001,164.001,348.001,444.001,300.00
Guatemala2,880.002,726.001,532.001,607.001,468.001,418.001,286.001,395.001,487.001,355.00
Guinea3,061.002,403.001,746.001,863.001,698.001,590.001,322.001,104.00978.00915.00
Guinea Bissau1,778.001,705.001,669.001,729.001,675.001,627.001,473.001,399.001,419.001,448.00
Guyana1,690.001,566.00930.001,023.00938.00919.00861.00795.00751.00730.00
Haiti3,583.003,047.001,642.001,520.001,326.001,283.001,444.001,353.001,274.001,200.00
Honduras1,778.001,658.001,573.001,611.001,495.001,425.001,417.001,420.001,368.001,450.00
Hong Kong464.00574.00577.00666.00658.00660.00606.00583.00576.00590.00
Hungary1,323.001,291.001,248.001,262.001,170.001,130.001,104.00938.00909.00885.00
Iceland2,100.002,042.001,877.001,552.001,918.001,771.001,657.001,534.001,558.001,530.00
India1,416.301,332.00
Indonesia620.00571.80
Iran3,144.002,687.002,396.002,338.001,952.001,956.002,000.001,835.001,732.001,350.00
Iraq9,486.007,170.006,076.006,059.004,585.005,308.004,436.003,635.003,526.003,550.00
Ireland1,101.001,073.001,038.001,043.001,074.001,128.001,149.001,159.001,186.001,160.00
Israel702.00696.00681.00806.00795.00763.00649.00647.00622.00620.00
Italy1,474.001,448.001,423.001,406.001,371.001,358.001,352.001,231.001,210.001,195.00
Ivory Coast2,187.002,098.002,008.002,284.002,193.002,072.002,033.001,970.001,944.001,390.00
Jamaica3,233.002,902.002,664.002,394.002,108.001,906.001,735.001,742.001,669.001,580.00
Japan824.60829.30
Jordan1,340.001,240.001,121.001,145.00956.001,050.00969.00910.00871.00825.00
Kazakhstan8,946.007,589.006,244.005,949.004,919.004,699.004,094.005,212.005,185.005,285.00
Kenya3,883.003,655.003,391.003,375.002,981.002,729.002,676.002,619.002,377.002,255.00
Kiribati1,724.001,721.001,378.00884.00829.00813.00854.00861.00875.00870.00
Kosovo2,570.002,533.002,484.001,844.001,801.001,695.00
Kuwait2,071.001,692.001,457.001,486.001,335.001,611.001,429.001,178.001,081.001,085.00
Kyrgyzstan6,392.005,966.005,454.005,697.004,662.004,496.004,357.004,610.004,500.004,760.00
Laos2,482.002,285.002,541.002,514.002,309.002,379.002,185.002,396.002,091.001,950.00
Latvia1,199.001,089.00735.00733.00652.00661.00667.00629.00608.00600.00
Lebanon1,264.001,272.001,322.001,080.001,130.001,062.001,114.001,093.001,034.001,080.00
Lesotho2,107.001,983.001,860.002,184.001,929.002,007.001,952.001,798.001,705.001,795.00
Liberia2,271.002,202.002,320.002,161.001,674.001,573.001,427.001,371.001,320.00
Libya1,391.001,170.001,140.00
Lithuania1,206.001,131.001,061.001,037.00946.00979.00957.00861.00763.00750.00
Luxembourg1,672.001,566.001,715.001,708.001,695.001,581.001,518.001,478.001,425.00
Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.)1,497.001,442.001,396.001,513.001,537.001,462.001,424.001,377.001,377.001,376.00
Madagascar2,736.002,312.002,074.002,048.001,881.001,612.001,474.001,382.001,304.001,195.00
Malawi5,593.005,040.003,959.003,706.003,496.003,226.002,495.003,157.002,664.002,200.00
Malaysia589.00541.00520.00516.00468.00498.00478.00438.00450.00525.00
Maldives1,970.001,949.001,775.001,863.001,704.001,800.001,792.001,666.001,664.001,625.00
Mali2,525.002,465.002,339.002,619.002,482.002,543.002,441.002,327.002,435.002,440.00
Malta886.00889.00872.00855.00
Marshall Islands1,014.00992.00970.00957.00731.00725.00711.00685.00654.00695.00
Mauritania2,286.002,087.001,762.001,867.001,858.002,086.001,719.001,507.001,563.001,640.00
Mauritius1,022.00980.00943.00870.00830.00831.00816.00703.00697.00675.00
Mexico1,529.901,499.30
Micronesia1,688.001,654.001,306.001,264.001,254.001,193.001,154.001,116.001,066.001,045.00
Moldova3,033.002,774.002,445.002,633.002,410.002,359.001,859.001,727.001,606.001,510.00
Mongolia6,199.005,162.004,231.004,470.003,681.003,615.003,201.003,220.003,089.002,745.00
Montenegro1,150.001,055.001,087.001,009.00985.00965.001,007.00988.00985.00
Morocco681.00672.00547.00637.00601.00592.00589.00592.00617.00595.00
Mozambique2,033.001,874.001,677.001,628.001,503.001,443.001,306.001,208.001,173.001,100.00
Namibia1,941.001,839.001,683.001,691.001,487.001,430.001,503.001,404.001,224.001,650.00
Nepal3,487.003,285.003,060.003,135.002,969.002,846.002,471.002,234.002,437.002,545.00
Netherlands1,034.001,010.00992.00990.00970.00969.00961.00950.00938.00915.00
New Zealand895.00876.00848.00970.00944.00918.00877.00870.00896.00870.00
Nicaragua2,243.002,043.001,888.002,191.002,018.001,619.001,517.001,358.001,248.001,140.00
Niger3,902.003,662.003,649.004,253.003,962.003,735.003,642.003,625.004,527.004,475.00
Nigeria1,564.001,564.00
Norway1,026.00942.00866.001,327.001,196.001,265.001,190.001,294.001,262.001,265.00
Oman1,253.001,040.00921.001,080.00841.00995.00885.00778.00730.00765.00
Pakistan822.40765.00
Palau1,369.001,310.00968.00978.00945.00780.00778.00765.00750.00720.00
Panama528.00519.00508.00580.00550.00580.00617.00581.00564.00665.00
Papua New Guinea1,553.001,340.001,219.001,288.001,194.001,247.001,142.001,179.001,147.001,335.00
Paraguay2,148.001,951.001,839.001,944.001,809.001,773.001,671.001,521.001,869.001,850.00
Peru792.00772.00709.001,030.001,012.00995.00939.00924.00905.00890.00
Philippines1,077.001,017.00969.00960.00893.00710.00681.00608.00597.00755.00
Poland1,045.001,018.001,003.001,022.00992.00956.001,121.001,086.001,059.001,050.00
Portugal710.00693.00674.00766.00754.00747.00742.00740.00794.00780.00
Puerto Rico1,710.001,604.001,520.001,494.001,400.001,332.001,355.001,329.001,300.001,300.00
Qatar1,100.00987.00804.001,061.001,121.00950.00899.00927.00
Romania2,601.001,921.001,751.001,828.001,593.001,525.001,684.001,621.001,541.001,485.00
Russia2,461.102,400.50
Rwanda5,154.004,708.003,322.003,304.002,915.002,673.002,608.002,405.002,270.003,245.00
Saint Kitts and Nevis513.00523.00466.00547.00533.00533.00531.00844.00822.00805.00
Saint Lucia1,405.001,302.00909.00884.00898.001,012.00986.00959.001,012.00935.00
Saint Thomas and Principe2,548.002,279.001,864.001,505.001,189.001,047.00937.00836.00757.00690.00
Saint Vincent and Grenadines1,138.001,105.00672.00620.00616.00626.00606.00596.00588.00585.00
Samoa1,059.001,049.00720.00564.00536.00521.00514.00503.00495.00490.00
San Marino1,900.001,900.001,900.00
Saudi Arabia1,144.00967.001,181.00719.00788.001,037.00908.00948.001,058.001,285.00
Senegal1,223.001,194.001,148.001,374.001,307.001,326.001,306.001,253.001,229.001,225.00
Serbia2,725.002,356.002,094.002,144.001,904.001,798.001,757.001,646.001,559.001,635.00
Seychelles1,927.001,919.001,891.001,692.001,253.00983.001,026.00974.00693.00705.00
Sierra Leone2,983.002,558.002,274.002,459.002,458.002,281.001,950.001,431.001,278.001,185.00
Singapore435.00426.00418.00431.00436.00424.00424.00421.00416.00460.00
Slovakia1,143.001,116.001,084.001,527.001,484.001,590.001,614.001,588.001,508.001,525.00
Slovenia1,145.001,126.001,103.001,172.001,125.00719.00727.00754.00752.00745.00
Solomon Islands1,893.001,798.001,349.001,094.001,068.001,090.001,041.00985.00914.00840.00
South Africa1,947.001,846.001,733.002,131.002,091.001,931.001,801.001,797.001,793.001,830.00
South Korea812.00806.00771.00778.00731.00753.00625.00602.00601.00670.00
South Sudan5,633.005,309.005,335.00
Spain1,216.001,165.001,119.001,208.001,281.001,280.001,279.001,318.001,318.001,310.00
Sri Lanka1,212.001,097.001,011.00978.00840.00794.00740.00691.00635.00560.00
Sudan9,004.008,289.007,019.007,864.006,567.006,301.005,239.004,272.003,061.002,630.00
Suriname2,641.002,287.001,615.001,635.001,415.001,356.001,254.001,116.00999.001,050.00
Swaziland3,498.003,411.002,900.003,383.002,987.002,262.002,416.002,303.002,126.001,980.00
Sweden673.00667.00654.00786.00762.00747.00740.00739.00731.00725.00
Switzerland1,368.001,364.001,335.001,611.001,567.001,574.001,569.001,461.001,659.001,660.00
Syria2,123.001,896.001,738.001,436.001,239.001,274.001,190.001,190.001,740.001,995.00
Taiwan692.00701.00709.00722.00708.00629.00652.00672.00664.00655.00
Tajikistan11,552.0010,548.008,713.007,182.005,609.004,984.005,093.009,864.009,027.009,050.00
Tanzania1,716.002,378.002,258.002,158.001,960.001,825.001,697.001,288.001,211.001,090.00
Thailand1,138.001,089.00750.00737.00709.00696.00671.00603.00605.00595.00
Timor Leste1,210.001,226.00657.00638.00589.00557.00540.00501.00440.00410.00
Togo701.001,225.001,235.001,297.001,133.001,111.001,098.001,040.001,059.001,015.00
Tonga1,021.00967.00505.00478.00441.00452.00572.00520.00508.00515.00
Trinidad and Tobago1,061.00905.00893.00990.00800.001,031.00997.00853.00875.00843.00
Tunisia1,071.001,032.00696.00925.00934.00912.00879.00855.00817.00805.00
Turkey1,359.001,269.001,408.001,440.001,354.001,286.001,217.001,121.001,049.00990.00
Uganda2,066.002,103.005,749.005,630.005,464.004,157.003,931.003,964.002,954.002,800.00
Ukraine4,999.004,013.003,494.003,229.002,511.002,221.002,334.002,041.001,956.001,880.00
United Arab Emirates919.00788.00705.00837.00678.00702.00765.00655.00646.00665.00
United Kingdom1,217.001,194.001,160.001,237.001,199.001,086.001,054.001,030.001,018.001,005.00
United States1,181.601,224.00
Uruguay1,632.001,621.001,521.001,653.001,531.001,459.001,392.001,318.001,211.001,125.00
Uzbekistan17,581.0014,485.0011,922.0011,048.009,215.007,720.006,458.006,005.005,458.005,090.00
Vanuatu2,423.002,413.002,007.001,522.001,419.001,461.001,583.001,550.001,529.001,490.00
Venezuela4,434.003,421.0013,265.0012,399.009,528.008,836.006,055.004,725.005,582.003,490.00
Vietnam1,252.001,146.001,056.001,097.00931.00877.00817.00709.00639.00610.00
West Bank and Gaza1,252.001,232.001,172.001,604.001,425.001,982.001,747.001,670.001,735.001,750.00
Yemen2,349.001,982.001,745.001,329.001,161.001,272.001,118.001,084.001,074.001,065.00
Zambia5,562.004,753.004,196.004,722.004,218.006,219.005,586.005,064.004,766.005,165.00
Zimbabwe3,046.002,898.002,957.004,177.005,048.003,852.003,484.003,230.003,501.004,265.00

Cost measures the fees levied on a 20-foot container in U.S. dollars. All fees charged by government agencies and the private sector to a trader in the process of exporting and importing the goods are taken into account. These include but are not limited to costs for documents, administrative fees for customs clearance and inspections, customs broker fees, port-related charges and inland transport costs.

Source: World Bank