Exporting guide to

St Kitts and Nevis

Overview

St Kitts and Nevis is part of the Lesser Antilles island chain in the Caribbean, close to Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda and Monserrat. It is part of the Commonwealth and one of the smallest countries in the world.

Trade statistics

£24.0 million total UK exports to St Kitts and Nevis for the four quarters to the end of Q3 2023

(Source: ONS UK total trade: all countries, seasonally adjusted
Last updated: January 2024)

182nd largest UK export market

(Source: ONS UK total trade: all countries, seasonally adjusted
Last updated: January 2024)

less than 0.1% of total UK exports for the four quarters to the end of Q3 2023

(Source: ONS UK total trade: all countries, seasonally adjusted
Last updated: January 2024)

CARIFORUM-UK economic partnership agreement

The UK has signed an economic partnership agreement (EPA) with the CARIFORUM trade bloc which includes St Kitts and Nevis. 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 St Kitts and Nevis , in the four quarters to the end of Q3 2023

Goods Value (£ )
Dairy products & eggs 700000.0
Medicinal & pharmaceutical products 660000.0
Miscellaneous electrical goods (intermediate) 380000.0
Miscellaneous foods 370000.0
Toilet & cleansing preparations 350000.0

Source: ONS Trade in goods: country-by-commodity exports
Last updated: February 2024
Download the latest trade and investment factsheet for St Kitts and Nevis.

St Kitts and Nevis: at a glance

Economic growth

8.8%

Actual figure (IMF, 2022)
The UK is 4.1% (IMF, 2022, actual figure)

GDP per capita

$17,629

Actual figure (IMF, 2015)
The UK is $45,085 (IMF, 2015, actual figure)

Currency

Eastern Caribbean Dollar

Business language

English

Time zone

GMT -4

Want to see more on St Kitts and Nevis? Sign up for additional market data, content specific to your product or sector and to compare St Kitts and Nevis side by side with other markets.

Check for trade barriers

Trade barriers, such as tariffs or taxes, can raise costs, cause delays, or even stop you from exporting. Check for any issues that may impact your business when exporting.

See current trade barriers

See resolved trade barriers

Check duties and customs

Find information on how to export goods from the UK. View the duties, rules, restrictions, and the documents you need for your products.

See current duties and customs procedures

Next steps

Contact us

Get ready to do business abroad

Step-by-step lessons to accelerate your exporting ability.

Read more
Contact us

Find the answers to your exporting questions

Get instant help from our online services and how-to articles or contact our Export Support Service to access our wider network of support.

Find answers

Something went wrong. Please try again.

Was this page useful?

Thanks for letting us know

Can you tell us why this page was useful?

Do not share any personal or commercially sensitive information.

Cancel

Thanks for letting us know

Can you tell us more about your feedback?

Do not share any personal or commercially sensitive information.

Cancel

Thanks for your feedback