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Belize: Trade freedom index (0-100): For that indicator, The Heritage Foundation provides data for Belize from 1995 to 2019. The average value for Belize during that period was 60 points with a minumum of 27 points in 1996 and a maximum of 78 points in 2012. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The Trade Freedom index for Belize measures the absence of tariffs and other barriers that affect the international trade of goods and services.
Definition: The Trade freedom index is based on two indicators: the trade-weighted average tariff rate and non-tariff barriers (including quantity, price, regulatory, customs and investment restrictions, and direct government intervention).