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Trade in Solomon Islands

The Solomon Islands was the world’s 169th largest exporter of goods and 164th largest exporter of commercial services in 2022. Export values were $335 and $70 million USD respectively. Solomon Islands’s top export category was Agricultural products, followed by Manufactures, and Fuels and mining products. In 2022, The Solomon Islands’s main export destination markets for goods and services trade were to China, Italy and India. In terms of imports, The Solomon Islands is the world’s 196th largest importer of goods and 165th largest importer of commercial services. Import values were $613 and $218 million USD respectively in 2022. The Solomon Islands’s top import category was Manufactures, followed by Fuels and mining products and Agricultural products. Leading import partners were Australia, Singapore and China. The Solomon Islands is part of 6 different Regional Trade Agreements, including EU – Pacific States and EU – Pacific States – Accession of Solomon Islands.
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General Information

This section includes general information on the economy, legal system, official languages and links to additional demographic information.

Official Name

Solomon Islands





WTO Membership Date

26 July 1996

Legal System

mixed legal system of English common law and customary law



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Additional Information

Financial Information

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Solomon Islands dollar

Exchange Rate

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Contact Information

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Industrial Property Offices

  • Registrar General's Office

  • Ministry of Justice and Legal Affairs

SPS Enquiry Points

Sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) enquiry points are government agencies designated to answer questions about trade requirements.
  • Director
    Environment Health Division
    Department of Health and Medical Services
    Phone: +(677) 20831

    P.O. Box 349

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Last Reviewed: June, 2024

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