Nepal Country Profile

Selected Trade Facilitation Indicators

2005

2009

2010

2011

2012

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

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103

Time to export (days)

43

41

41

41

41

Time to import (days)

35

35

35

35

38

Average time to clear exports through customs (days)

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6

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Logistics performance index:
Overall 1=low 5 =high

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2

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2

Cost to export (US$ per container)

1600

1764

1960

1960

1975

Documents to export (number)

11

11

11

11

11

Cost to import (US$ per container)

1725

1825

2095

2095

2095

Documents to import (number)

11

11

11

11

11

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

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3

3

3

4

Source: World Development Indicators, December 2013