On this page you will find beneficial information regarding foreign direct investment in / trading with Tuvalu. If you are interested in exploring trade or investment possibilities in the country, feel free to contact the International Trade Council team. Additionally, we encourage you to engage with the official government investment agency featured on this page.
It is important to note that while the statistics presented on this page were understood to be accurate at the time of publication, they are subject to change over time. Please consult your ITC Trade Commissioner for up-to-date information.
Type of Government: Parliamentary Democracy
Population: 11,204 (2021)
GDP: 63.1 million USD (2021)
Corporate Tax Rate: 30%
Personal Income Tax Rate: 30%
Major Exports: Tug Boats ($108M), Non-fillet Frozen Fish ($19.3M), Nitrile Compounds ($157k), Integrated Circuits ($111k), and Electrical Power Accessories ($86.6k), exporting mostly to Thailand ($117M), Nigeria ($5.96M), Philippines ($3.63M), South Korea ($947k), and Ecuador ($288k).
Major Imports: Passenger and Cargo Ships ($51M), Fishing Ships ($21.6M), Refined Petroleum ($13.3M), Other Sea Vessels ($3.13M), and Tug Boats ($2.87M), importing mostly from China ($46.4M), Japan ($41.9M), Fiji ($17.1M), South Korea ($11.5M), and New Zealand ($5.45M).