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Ease of Doing Business in

Vanuatu

Vanuatu Download Profile (1717.2KB, pdf)
Region East Asia & Pacific
Income Category Lower middle income
Population 264,652
GNI Per Capita (US$) 2,873
City covered Port Vila

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DB 2017 Rank

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100

DB 2017 DTF (% points)

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Topics DB 2017 Rank DB 2016 Rank info_outline Change in Rank DB 2017 DTF (% points) info_outline DB 2016 DTF (% points) info_outline Change in DTF (% points) info_outline
Overall 83 88 up
5
63.66 61.45 down
2.21
Starting a Business 126 147 up
21
81.24 75.51 up
5.73
Dealing with Construction Permits 134 135 up
1
61.91 61.57 up
0.34
Getting Electricity 81 75 down
6
72.00 71.80 up
0.20
Registering Property 81 80 down
1
65.63 65.63
-
Getting Credit 20 29 up
9
75.00 70.00 up
5.00
Protecting Minority Investors 106 129 up
23
50.00 43.33 up
6.67
Paying Taxes 54 51 down
3
80.60 80.60
-
Trading across Borders 145 145
-
56.27 56.27
-
Enforcing Contracts 130 128 down
2
51.13 51.13
-
Resolving Insolvency 93 111 up
18
42.85 38.63 up
4.22

Positive= Doing Business reform making it easier to do business.Negative= Change making it more difficult to do business.

DB 2017 Rank:

145

DB 2016 Rank:

145

Change in Rank:

0

DB 2017 DTF (% points):

56.27

DB 2016 DTF (% points):

56.27

Change in DTF (% points):

0.00

Indicator Vanuatu East Asia & Pacific OECD high income
Time to export: Border compliance (hours) info_outline 38 57 12
Cost to export: Border compliance (USD) info_outline 709 402 150
Time to export: Documentary compliance (hours) info_outline 72 73 3
Cost to export: Documentary compliance (USD) info_outline 282 132 36
Time to import: Border compliance (hours) info_outline 126 71 9
Cost to import: Border compliance (USD) info_outline 681 436 115
Time to import: Documentary compliance (hours) info_outline 48 71 4
Cost to import: Documentary compliance (USD) info_outline 183 128 26
Characteristics Export Import
Product HS 15 : Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products; prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes HS 8708: Parts and accessories of motor vehicles
Trade partner Malaysia Australia
Border Port Vila port Port Vila port
Distance (km) 6 6
Domestic transport time (hours) 1 1
Domestic transport cost (USD) 193 191
Export documents
Commercial invoice
Packing list
Customs Export Declaration
Cargo release order
Bill of lading
Fumigation certificate
Import documents
Commercial invoice
Bill of lading
Packing list
Cargo release order
Customs release order
Customs Import Declaration