South Africa: Trade Statistics

Exports
Exporter Rank
34/137
Imports
Importer Rank
31/137
Balance
Trade Balance Rank
118/137
Note: UN Comtrade Data (2015) are used for computing ranks.

Total Trade

Total Exports (2015) $69,631,082,607
Total Imports (2015) $79,590,945,304
Trade Balance (2015) -$9,959,862,697
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) Source: The World Bank (2015) 30.9%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) Source: The World Bank (2015) 31.91%

Trade Partners

Top 10 Export
Partners
Export Volume ($)
China $5,802,847,540
United States $5,247,988,425
Germany $4,237,095,748
Namibia $3,845,774,500
Botswana $3,792,165,723
Japan $3,644,352,407
India $3,146,768,783
United Kingdom $3,057,331,914
Belgium $2,290,764,462
Zambia $2,191,438,357
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Percentage Distribution
Top 10 Import
Partners
Import Volume ($)
China $14,603,198,046
Germany $9,423,582,439
United States $5,292,876,807
Nigeria $4,579,048,815
India $3,940,460,670
Japan $3,062,585,510
United Kingdom $2,492,445,152
Saudi Arabia $2,218,033,591
Italy $2,018,792,269
Thailand $1,792,607,005
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Percentage Distribution

Traded Goods (at the 2-digit HS Code level)

Percentage Distribution

Sources:

UN Comtrade (2015) except where stated otherwise.
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