South Africa: Trade Statistics

Exports
Exporter Rank
38/136
Imports
Importer Rank
32/136
Balance
Trade Balance Rank
118/136
Note: UN Comtrade Data (2014) are used for computing ranks.

Total Trade

Total Exports (2014) $90,612,104,198
Total Imports (2014) $99,892,737,884
Trade Balance (2014) -$9,280,633,686
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) Source: The World Bank (2014) 31.25%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) Source: The World Bank (2014) 33.11%

Trade Partners

Top 10 Export
Partners
Export Volume ($)
China $8,680,021,942
United States $6,420,025,627
Japan $4,869,325,871
Botswana $4,774,961,315
Namibia $4,529,160,727
Germany $4,236,185,162
India $3,769,815,070
United Kingdom $3,458,918,635
Mozambique $3,001,627,305
Netherlands $2,995,893,001
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Percentage Distribution
Top 10 Import
Partners
Import Volume ($)
China $15,449,362,413
Germany $10,003,241,740
Saudi Arabia $7,129,423,486
United States $6,595,504,413
Nigeria $5,135,808,001
India $4,551,486,012
Japan $3,777,363,593
United Kingdom $3,271,703,012
Italy $2,641,239,165
Thailand $2,376,335,344
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Percentage Distribution

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

Percentage Distribution

Sources:

UN Comtrade (2014) except where stated otherwise.
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