Republic of the Congo: Trade freedom
(measure: points; Source: The Heritage Foundation)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Republic of the Congo: Trade freedom index (0-100): For that indicator, The Heritage Foundation provides data for the Republic of the Congo from 1996 to 2019. The average value for the Republic of the Congo during that period was 50 points with a minumum of 25 points in 1998 and a maximum of 62 points in 2015. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The Trade Freedom index for the Republic of the Congo 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).