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Exporter Rank

54 / 121

Importer Rank

39 / 121

Trade Balance Rank

116 / 121

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2017) $25,943,200,383
Total Imports (2017) $66,338,776,349
Trade Balance (2017) ($40,395,575,966)
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2017) [2] 16.3%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2017) [2] 28.49%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
United Arab Emirates $2,740,609,660
Italy $2,198,979,733
Turkey $1,866,522,496
Saudi Arabia $1,551,376,454
United States $1,328,117,924
United Kingdom $1,088,637,357
India $889,569,098
Spain $804,508,382
China $679,853,898
Lebanon $668,103,221

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $8,105,328,507
Germany $4,514,981,398
Italy $4,192,112,900
Saudi Arabia $4,147,563,586
United States $3,896,808,468
Russia $3,600,756,930
Brazil $2,695,492,558
India $2,337,029,238
Ukraine $2,325,496,894
Turkey $2,087,108,110

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $5,063,705,791
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $2,114,602,575
(85) Electrical Machinery $1,727,683,906
(39) Plastics $1,507,155,740
(08) Fruit & Nuts $1,269,868,612
(07) Vegetables $1,065,599,204
(31) Fertilizers $1,052,975,963
(62) Apparel: Non Knit $910,730,637
(72) Iron & Steel $859,402,595
(33) Cosmetics $542,766,910

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $11,523,150,870
(84) Industrial Machinery $5,717,289,309
(85) Electrical Machinery $4,812,802,094
(10) Cereals $4,407,885,536
(72) Iron & Steel $3,243,804,767
(39) Plastics $3,202,262,973
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $3,139,556,885
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $2,755,220,204
(30) Pharmaceuticals $2,187,899,085
(02) Meat $1,552,187,189

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2017) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 12/1/2018
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