* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Trade freedom - Country rankings:

The average for 2019 was 75 points.The highest value was in Hong Kong: 95 points and the lowest value was in Sudan: 45 points. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.
Trade freedom index (0-100), 2019
(points, Source: The Heritage Foundation, TheGlobalEconomy.com)



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).
Trade freedom in the European union
Trade freedom in Europe
Trade freedom in Asia
Trade freedom in Africa
Trade freedom in North America
Trade freedom in South America
Trade freedom in Australia
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