How Long Does it Take to Export Goods?

Time to Export (days), 2014
Economy | February 22, 2018
$2.99
Excel Sheet

Based on a comparison of 170 countries in 2014, Afghanistan ranked the highest in time to export with 86.0 days followed by Iraq and Kazakhstan. On the other end of the scale was Hong Kong with 6.00 days, Singapore with 6.00 days and Estonia with 6.00 days.

Average time to export reached 21.5 days in 2014 in the World according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.24 % less than in the previous year and % the same as 10 years ago.

Historically, average time to export reached an all time high of 27.1 days in 2005 and an all time low of 21.5 days in 2014. The average annual growth amounted to -2.52 % since 2005.

Data for more countries are available at Time to Export indicator page.

Time to Export Unit 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Afghanistan days ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 74.0 74.0 74.0 74.0 74.0
Central African Republic days ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 57.0 54.0 54.0 54.0 54.0
Chad days ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 78.0 75.0 75.0 75.0 75.0
Congo days ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 50.0 50.0 50.0 50.0 50.0
Eritrea days ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 50.0 50.0 50.0 50.0 50.0
Iraq days ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 102 102 80.0 80.0 80.0
Kazakhstan days ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 89.0 84.0 76.0 76.0 81.0
Kyrgyzstan days ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 64.0 63.0 63.0 63.0 63.0
Niger days ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 59.0 59.0 59.0 59.0 59.0
South Sudan days ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 55.0
Tajikistan days ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 71.0 71.0 71.0 71.0 71.0
Uzbekistan days ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 79.0 70.0 70.0 70.0 73.0
Venezuela days ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 49.0 49.0 49.0 49.0 49.0
Zambia days ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 53.0 53.0 51.0 51.0 51.0
Zimbabwe days ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 53.0 53.0 53.0 53.0 53.0