Shipping to Gambia - Air and Sea Freight Services

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Bird watching tourists in The Gambia
Currency Dalasi
Fiscal year 1 July - 30 June
Trade organisations AU and WTO
GDP $1,040 billion (2010 est.)
GDP growth 5.5% (2008 est.)
GDP per capita $605 (2010 est.)
GDP by sector agriculture: 33%, industry: 8.7%, services: 58.3% (2008 est.)
Inflation (CPI) 6% (2008 est.)
below poverty line
61.3 (2003 est.)
Gini coefficient 50.2 (1998)
Labour force 400,000
Labour force
by occupation
agriculture 75%, industry, commerce, and services 19%, government 6%
Unemployment Unknown (high)
Average gross salary $0.57 per manhour (2009)
Main industries processing peanuts, fish, and hides; tourism; beverages; agricultural machinery assembly, woodworking, metalworking; clothing
Ease of Doing Business Rank 149th[1]
Exports $132 million (f.o.b., 1998)
Export goods peanuts and peanut products, fish, cotton lint, palm kernels.
Main export partners Benelux 78%, Japan, United Kingdom, Hong Kong, France, Spain (1997)
Imports $201 million (f.o.b., 1998)
Import goods foodstuffs, manufactures, fuel, machinery and transport equipment.
Main import partners Hong Kong, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Côte d'Ivoire, France, Senegal, Belgium (1997)
FDI stock N/A (2011)
Gross external debt $430 million (1997 est.)
Public finances
Public debt 41,4% of GDP (2009 est.)
Revenues D3.8 billion (2009)
Expenses $D733.6 million (2011)
Economic aid $45.4 million (1995)
Main data source: CIA World Fact Book
All values, unless otherwise stated, are in US dollars

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