Exporting guide to Fiji

Overview

Fiji is a group of islands in the South Pacific Ocean, located near Australia and New Zealand. It has a population of just under 1 million and has one of the most developed economies in the Pacific islands.

Trade statistics

£24.0 million total UK exports to Fiji for the four quarters to the end of Q1 2022

(Source: ONS UK total trade: all countries, seasonally adjusted
Last updated: July 2022)

166th largest UK export market

(Source: ONS UK total trade: all countries, seasonally adjusted
Last updated: July 2022)

less than 0.1% of total UK exports for the four quarters to the end of Q1 2022

(Source: ONS UK total trade: all countries, seasonally adjusted
Last updated: July 2022)

UK-Pacific economic partnership agreement

The UK has signed an economic partnership agreement (EPA) with a number of Pacific states, including Fiji. Read our latest updates for more information on the status of this agreement and how it may benefit your business.

Top five UK goods exported to Fiji, in the four quarters to the end of Q1 2022

Goods Value (£)
Textile fabrics 740000.0
Miscellaneous electrical goods (intermediate) 730000.0
Toilet & cleansing preparations 600000.0
Miscellaneous foods 350000.0
Miscellaneous metal manufactures 350000.0

Source: ONS Trade in goods: country-by-commodity exports
Last updated: July 2022
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Fiji: at a glance

Economic growth

-15.2%

Actual figure (IMF, 2020)
The UK is -9.3% (IMF, 2020, actual figure)

GDP per capita

$6,050

Actual figure (IMF, 2017)
The UK is $40,904 (IMF, 2017, actual figure)

Currency

Fijian Dollar

Business language

English, Hindi, Fijian

You may need a translator

Time zone

GMT +12

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Next steps

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