Exporter Rank

19 / 121

Importer Rank

19 / 121

Trade Balance Rank

30 / 121

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2017) $230,163,207,202
Total Imports (2017) $228,441,736,928
Trade Balance (2017) $1,721,470,274
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2017) [2] 21.27%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2017) [2] 20.62%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
China $68,095,677,026
Japan $24,008,420,963
South Korea $13,145,746,507
India $10,757,137,130
Hong Kong $9,110,455,502
United States $8,425,486,041
New Zealand $6,795,708,460
Indonesia $4,882,629,587
United Kingdom $4,542,858,705
Singapore $3,580,947,402

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $49,970,970,531
United States $23,613,219,136
Japan $16,510,874,556
South Korea $15,899,128,687
Thailand $11,077,517,656
Germany $10,767,514,569
Malaysia $8,508,936,988
Singapore $6,386,107,544
New Zealand $6,058,894,879
United Kingdom $5,433,993,023

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $69,396,612,749
(26) Ores $59,447,745,906
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $14,840,937,929
(02) Meat $9,000,115,522
(10) Cereals $6,550,521,170
(28) Inorganic Chemicals $6,156,706,919
(99) Items nesoi $5,562,455,904
(84) Industrial Machinery $4,580,961,995
(76) Aluminum $3,108,178,346
(85) Electrical Machinery $3,084,702,401

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $30,413,989,328
(84) Industrial Machinery $29,683,929,517
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $23,616,300,275
(85) Electrical Machinery $23,308,374,694
(99) Items nesoi $11,326,558,756
(30) Pharmaceuticals $8,025,874,398
(90) Precision Instruments $8,005,199,643
(89) Ships & Boats $6,889,525,138
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $6,646,468,183
(39) Plastics $6,103,666,859

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2017) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 9/22/2018
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