Botswana: Taxes on international trade

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 Botswana

Taxes on international trade, percent of total revenue

 Latest value 20.70
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1990 - 2021
 Average 23.47
 Min - Max 12.26 - 34.19
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Botswana from 1990 to 2021. The average value for Botswana during that period was 23.47 percent with a minimum of 12.26 percent in 1996 and a maximum of 34.19 percent in 2012. The latest value from 2021 is 20.7 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 84 countries is 6.16 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Botswana - Taxes on international trade - Recent values chart

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Botswana - Taxes on international trade - historical chart - 1990-2021




Definition: Taxes on international trade include import duties, export duties, profits of export or import monopolies, exchange profits, and exchange taxes.

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 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Government spending, percent of GDP 27.66 2022 percent
 Government spending, in dollars 5.61 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Fiscal balance, percent of GDP -1.00 2022 percent
 Government debt 19.60 2020 percent
 Government expenditure 19.57 Q3/2023 billion
 Tax revenue 22.25 2021 percent
 Commercial tax rate 25.10 2019 percent
 Tax preparation time 120 2019 hours
 Number of taxes 34 2019 taxes
 Taxes on goods and services 16.92 2021 percent
 Taxes on international trade 20.70 2021 percent
 Income and profits taxes 29.85 2021 percent
 Foreign aid 96.43 2021 million U.S. dollars
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