Exporter Rank

98 / 119

Importer Rank

71 / 119

Trade Balance Rank

102 / 119

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2018) $1,769,008,992
Total Imports (2018) $14,813,180,649
Trade Balance (2018) ($13,044,171,657)
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2017) [2] 5.9%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2017) [2] 45.33%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
Pakistan $758,217,906
India $718,939,299
China $56,820,169
Turkey $44,041,216
Iran $40,538,430
United Arab Emirates $31,531,826
Iraq $26,380,159
Tajikistan $14,782,006
Saudi Arabia $13,208,384
Germany $11,169,437

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
Iran $2,528,334,952
China $2,331,863,503
Pakistan $2,173,702,215
Kazakhstan $1,581,507,694
Uzbekistan $1,107,897,417
Japan $828,049,364
Turkmenistan $770,834,164
India $708,564,280
Malaysia $564,674,422
Russia $315,394,047

Traded Goods [1] (at the 2-digit HS Code level)

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(08) Fruit & Nuts $800,088,554
(13) Gums & Resins $214,094,144
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $178,780,416
(07) Vegetables $177,646,257
(09) Coffee & Spices $88,133,292
(12) Oil Seeds $75,641,069
(57) Carpet $44,676,719
(52) Cotton $33,586,922
(41) Hides & Leather $30,069,017
(51) Wool $25,714,212

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $1,939,351,387
(11) Milling Products $1,553,230,248
(90) Precision Instruments $1,113,188,302
(15) Fats & Oils $829,831,164
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $736,467,849
(72) Iron & Steel $677,393,385
(53) Natural Fibers $671,692,377
(68) Stone, Brick, & Tile $661,335,003
(10) Cereals $589,912,554
(85) Electrical Machinery $538,138,577

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2018) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 9/30/2019
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