Exporter Rank

107 / 146

Importer Rank

104 / 145

Trade Balance Rank

96 / 145

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2016) $2,130,449,501
Total Imports (2016) $4,898,887,030
Trade Balance (2016) ($2,768,437,529)
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2017) [2] 16.96%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2017) [2] 19.98%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
Netherlands $454,878,201
Belgium $198,609,214
Italy $166,416,151
France $164,135,004
China $150,646,359
Malaysia $103,702,280
United States $96,680,403
Chad $91,836,312
Vietnam $83,036,289
Spain $67,451,963

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $1,046,767,353
France $589,052,866
Nigeria $222,973,791
Thailand $222,479,928
Germany $197,214,091
Spain $192,324,651
United States $175,387,503
India $158,651,759
Japan $156,492,642
Togo $130,076,286

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(18) Cocoa $777,411,795
(44) Wood $480,228,813
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $163,888,564
(52) Cotton $148,496,499
(76) Aluminum $122,372,710
(08) Fruit & Nuts $66,018,255
(40) Rubber $50,186,912
(09) Coffee & Spices $48,982,974
(34) Soaps and Waxes $41,357,077
(28) Inorganic Chemicals $32,672,541

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $533,719,255
(85) Electrical Machinery $532,414,726
(84) Industrial Machinery $449,480,682
(10) Cereals $405,255,836
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $358,906,162
(03) Seafood $282,036,971
(30) Pharmaceuticals $185,362,172
(72) Iron & Steel $176,667,944
(39) Plastics $171,584,491
(25) Natural Minerals & Stone $170,135,297

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2016) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 6/29/2018
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