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South and Central Asia Compared by Transport > Maritime > Time to import > Days per million

DEFINITION: Time to import (days). Time is recorded in calendar days. The time calculation for a procedure starts from the moment it is initiated and runs until it is completed. If a procedure can be accelerated for an additional cost, the fastest legal procedure is chosen. It is assumed that neither the exporter nor the importer wastes time and that each commits to completing each remaining procedure without delay. Procedures that can be completed in parallel are measured as simultaneous. The waiting time between procedures--for example, during unloading of the cargo--is included in the measure. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Maldives 65 2012
2 Bhutan 51.23 2012
3 Kyrgyzstan 13.44 2012
4 Tajikistan 8.99 2012
5 Kazakhstan 4.11 2012
6 Uzbekistan 3.32 2012
7 Afghanistan 2.58 2012
8 Nepal 1.38 2012
9 Sri Lanka 0.935 2012
10 Bangladesh 0.22 2012
11 Pakistan 0.1 2012
12 India 0.0162 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by Transport > Maritime > Time to import > Days per million. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/). Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/South-and-Central-Asia/Transport/Maritime/Time-to-import/Days-per-million

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