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Exporter Rank

56 / 119

Importer Rank

38 / 119

Trade Balance Rank

113 / 119

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2018) $29,383,961,546
Total Imports (2018) $80,992,321,738
Trade Balance (2018) ($51,608,360,192)
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2018) [2] 18.91%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2018) [2] 29.37%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
Italy $2,052,522,919
Turkey $2,015,535,189
United Arab Emirates $1,987,305,505
United States $1,728,746,411
Saudi Arabia $1,438,358,086
United Kingdom $1,345,926,665
Spain $1,287,321,215
India $1,152,147,011
China $1,040,288,337
Algeria $984,601,851

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $11,517,084,052
Saudi Arabia $5,671,167,127
United States $5,464,793,046
Russia $4,860,928,500
Germany $4,145,399,793
Italy $3,510,855,614
Turkey $3,317,255,301
Brazil $3,088,637,386
Kuwait $2,305,963,306
India $2,299,308,346

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $7,198,499,111
(39) Plastics $1,800,833,945
(85) Electrical Machinery $1,562,292,815
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $1,458,883,420
(08) Fruit & Nuts $1,399,077,824
(31) Fertilizers $1,387,484,575
(62) Apparel: Non Knit $1,063,084,363
(72) Iron & Steel $1,049,819,874
(07) Vegetables $911,357,330
(76) Aluminum $673,582,437

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $14,099,286,217
(85) Electrical Machinery $6,744,461,577
(84) Industrial Machinery $6,456,565,034
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $4,777,930,315
(10) Cereals $4,555,246,060
(72) Iron & Steel $4,444,976,044
(39) Plastics $3,892,923,299
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $3,297,533,884
(30) Pharmaceuticals $2,308,878,128
(12) Oil Seeds $1,746,547,204

Sources:

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