Economy of Mozambique

Imports
Imports commoditiesmachinery and equipment, vehicles, fuel, chemicals, metal products, foodstuffs, textiles
Import partnersSouth Africa 30.5%, China 12.3%, India 11.6%, US 5.1%, Portugal 4.8%, Australia 4.5% (2012)
Exports
Exports commoditiesaluminum, prawns, cashews, cotton, sugar, citrus, timber; bulk electricity
Export partnersSouth Africa 31.3%, Belgium 12.8%, China 9%, Italy 7.9%, Spain 6.2%, India 5.8% (2012)
Economy sectors
Agriculture productscotton, cashew nuts, sugarcane, tea, cassava (tapioca), corn, coconuts, sisal, citrus and tropical fruits, potatoes, sunflowers; beef, poultry
Industrial productsaluminum, petroleum products, chemicals (fertilizer, soap, paints), textiles, cement, glass, asbestos, tobacco, food, beverages
Economy
Unemployment7.50 % (2012)7.50 % (2011)7.50 % (2010)
Unemployment of Mozambique
GDP - Official Exchange Rate14.7 Billion $ (2013)14.1 Billion $ (2012)12.5 Billion $ (2011)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate of Mozambique
GDP growth rate7.00 % (2013)7.40 % (2012)7.30 % (2011)
GDP growth rate of Mozambique
GDP per Capita (PPP)1,200 $ (2013)1,200 $ (2012)1,100 $ (2011)
GDP per Capita (PPP) of Mozambique
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity28.2 Billion $ (2013)26.0 Billion $ (2012)24.4 Billion $ (2011)
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity of Mozambique
GDP PPP per land area35,215 $ per square kilometer (2013)32,463 $ per square kilometer (2012)30,511 $ per square kilometer (2011)
GDP PPP per land area of Mozambique
ElectricityBanking
Central bank discount rate9.50 % (2013)3.25 % (2010)9.95 % (2009)
Central bank discount rate of Mozambique
Commercial bank prime lending rate15.6 % (2013)16.8 % (2012)19.1 % (2011)
Commercial bank prime lending rate of Mozambique
GDP decomposition by sector
Agriculture % of GDP28.7 % (2013)29.9 % (2012)
Industry % of GDP24.9 % (2013)24.6 % (2012)
Services % of GDP46.4 % (2013)45.5 % (2012)
Tourism
International tourism, number of arrivals2.11 Million (2012)1.90 Million (2011)1.72 Million (2010)
International tourism, number of arrivals of Mozambique
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio8.38 % (2012)8.29 % (2011)7.17 % (2010)
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio of Mozambique
Debt, Current Account Balance and Budget Deficit
Public debt (Percentage of GDP)46.7 % of GDP (2013)42.2 % of GDP (2012)34.4 % of GDP (2011)
Public debt (Percentage of GDP) of Mozambique
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP)-43.80 % of GDP (2012)-23.89 % of GDP (2011)-15.64 % of GDP (2010)
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Mozambique
External Debt Stocks (Percentage of GNI)32.9 % of GNI (2012)33.2 % of GNI (2011)40.6 % of GNI (2010)
External Debt Stocks (Percentage of GNI) of Mozambique
Short-term debt (percentage of total external debt)3.97 % of total external debt (2012)3.27 % of total external debt (2011)12.9 % of total external debt (2010)
Short-term debt (percentage of total external debt) of Mozambique
Current Account Balance (Total)-5.88 Billion $ (2013)-5.17 Billion $ (2012)-1.62 Billion $ (2011)
Current Account Balance (Total) of Mozambique
External Debt (Total)6.28 Billion $ (2013)4.70 Billion $ (2012)4.46 Billion $ (2011)
External Debt (Total) of Mozambique
External Debt (Percentage of GDP)42.8 % of GDP (2013)33.5 % of GDP (2012)35.6 % of GDP (2011)
External Debt (Percentage of GDP) of Mozambique
External Debt per Capita243 $ (2013)186 $ (2012)194 $ (2011)
External Debt per Capita of Mozambique