Sectoral diversification in products for Zambia's exports (mirror)
SectorAverage share of sector in country's exports 2012-2016Share of top 3 detailed products (HS6) in sector's exportsSector's leading exported product HS6
20122016
Basic manufactures75.3 %95.4 %97.5 % 740200 Copper unrefined, copper anodes for electrolytic refining
Fresh food6.0 %73.2 %76.9 % 240120 Tobacco, unmanufactured, partly or wholly stemmed or stripped
Processed food4.8 %67.1 %58.5 % 170199 Refined sugar, in solid form, nes
Minerals4.0 %65.0 %80.4 % 710310 Prec/semi-prec stones (o/t diamonds) unworkd/simply sawn/rough shapd
Chemicals3.6 %73.0 %67.8 % 340220 Surface-active prep, washing & cleaning prep put up for retail sale
Non-electronic machinery1.5 %29.8 %33.1 % 843143 Parts of boring or sinking machinery, whether or not self-propelled
Unclassified products1.4 %100.0 %99.7 % 999999 Commodities not elsewhere specified
Miscellaneous manufacturing0.8 %34.8 %58.1 % 392330 Carboys, bottles, flasks and similar articles of plastics
Transport equipment0.6 %38.2 %48.6 % 870410 Dump trucks designed for off-highway use
Wood products0.6 %66.9 %97.7 % 440399 Logs, non-coniferous nes
Electronic components0.5 %97.4 %89.9 % 854449 Electric conductors, for a voltage not exceeding 80 V, nes
IT & consumable electronics0.1 %82.6 %43.2 % 851762 Machines for the reception, conversion and transmission or regeneratio
Clothing0.0 %79.0 %97.0 % 961900 Sanitary towels (pads) and tampons, napkins and napkin liners for babies, and similar arti
Textiles0.0 %62.4 %86.5 % 630533 Sacks, bags, packing, of strip plastic material
Leather products0.0 %76.7 %91.4 % 411330 Leather further prepared after tanning or crusting "incl. parchment-dr
Source: ITC Trade Competitiveness Map.
Note: HS codes refer to the revision 2012.
         Nes in product labels means not elsewhere specified.
         Zambia has not yet reported its trade statistics for the full period under review and figures are based on mirror statistics (trade data reported by partner countries).