Statistical data (Mozambique)

Economic Indicators

 2019(a)2020(b)2021(c)2022(c)
Population (million)30.4(b)31.332.233.1
GDP (US$ billion)15.314.014.016.0
Real GDP growth rate (%)2.3-1.31.84.2
Total exports (US$ million)4,6693,5894,6374,827
Total imports (US$ million)-6,753-5,883-6,611-6,771
Consumer Price Index (%)3.63.7(a)5.57.7
Current account balance (US$ million)-3,022-3,813-3,722-3,694
Exchange rate (Mozambican Metical MZN : USD)61.574.9(a)64.566.3

Remarks: (a) actual value; (b) estimated value of Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU); (c) estimates of Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU).

Source: Country Report Sep 2021 (Mozambique) by the British Economist Intelligence Unit

 

Main export and import goods destinations

Main export destinations (2020)Proportion in total value of exports goods (%)
South Africa21.1
India12.2
UK10.8
China7.4
Others48.5
Main source of import (2020)Proportion in total value of imports goods (%)
South Africa29.3
China10.8
India9.6
United Arab Emirates6.7
Others43.6

Source: International Trade Center (ITC)

 

Main export and import goods

Major export goods (2020)Proportion in total value of exports goods (%)
Fossil fuels, mineral oil and its distilled products; bituminous substances; mineral wax36.4
Aluminum and its products30.6
Ore, slag and ash6.9
Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes4.7
Others21.4
Major import goods (2018)Proportion in total value of imports goods (%)
Fossil fuels, mineral oil and its distilled products; bituminous substances; mineral wax15.2
Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof.11.7
Cereals8.1
Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling-stock and their parts and accessories thereof6.9
Others58.1

Source: International Trade Center (ITC)

 

Statistics on Trade in Services

Main Export of Services (2020)Proportion in total value of exports services (%)
Transportation81.3
Tourism11.8
Telecommunications: Computer & Information Services2.6
Other4.3
Main Import of Services (2020)Proportion in total value of imports services (%)
Other Business Service52.4
Transportation21.7
Finance Services6.6
Other19.3

Remarks:The above content is the estimated data of UNCTAD, WTO and ITC.

Source:International Trade Centre (ITC)

 

Statistics of trade goods between Mainland China and Mozambique (US$ 10,000)

YearTotal tradeTotal exports value *Total imports value **YearTotal trade
2020257,711.1199,994.657,716.52020257,711.1
2019266,973.4195,769.671,203.72019266,973.4
2018249,532.5186,189.363,343.22018249,532.5
2017183,423.4130,674.252,749.22017183,423.4
2016178,734130,799.447,934.62016178,734

Remarks: * Value of goods exported to Mozambique from Mainland China; **Value of goods imported from Mozambique to Mainland China

Source: General Administration of Customs of the People’s Republic of China

 

Statistics of trade goods between Macao and Mozambique (US$) (1 USD»8 MOP)

YearTotal tradeTotal exports value *Total imports value **
202029,15926,4962,663
201956,90647,9078,999
2018209,09513,866195,229
201734,130
20169,1889,188

Remarks: * Value of goods exported to Mozambique from Macao; **Value of goods imported from Mozambique to Macao.

Source: Statistics and Census Service (DSEC), Macao SAR Government

 

Source of Data:

  • Country (region) guide for foreign investment co-operation (Mozambique) by the Ministry of Commerce the People’s Republic of China
  • “2020 Statistical Bulletin of China’s Outward Foreign Direct Investment” by the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China
  • General Administration of Customs of the People’s Republic of China
  • SinoMaps Press
  • Statistics and Census Service (DSEC), Macao SAR Government
  • Mozambique National Bureau of Statistics
  • International Trade Center (ITC)
  • Country Report Sep 2021 (Mozambique) by the British Economist Intelligence Unit
  • 2021 World Investment Report by the UNCTAD

 

Updated in October 2021.