Bhutan Country Profile

Selected Trade Facilitation Indicators

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2009

2010

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2012

Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations)

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146

Time to export (days)

38 38 38 38 38

Time to import (days)

38 38 38 38 38

Average time to clear exports through customs (days)

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Logistics performance index: Overall  1=low  5=high

... ... 2.38   2.52

Cost to export (US$ per container)

1150 1210 2230 2230 2230

Documents to export (number)

9 9 9 9 9

Cost to import (US$ per container)

1780 1840 2505 2505 2330

Documents to import (number)

12 12 12 12 12

Burden of customs procedure, WEF (1=extremely inefficient to 7=extremely efficient)

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Source: World Development Indicators, December 2013