Exporter Rank

5 / 146

Importer Rank

7 / 145

Trade Balance Rank

139 / 145

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2016) $516,588,130,933
Total Imports (2016) $547,124,448,111
Trade Balance (2016) ($30,536,317,178)
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2017) [2] 188%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2017) [2] 187.09%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
China $285,501,328,795
United States $42,031,389,568
India $15,398,174,414
Japan $15,055,656,250
United Kingdom $11,189,249,715
Thailand $10,071,897,333
Singapore $9,383,092,019
Vietnam $9,355,556,307
Switzerland $9,332,791,037
Germany $8,649,424,783

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $244,351,476,533
Japan $34,271,761,648
South Korea $30,344,140,002
United States $26,057,536,548
Switzerland $18,300,474,935
India $16,616,792,276
Malaysia $16,518,077,925
Singapore $12,193,606,467
Thailand $11,343,669,757
Philippines $8,848,271,242

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(85) Electrical Machinery $259,511,174,812
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $84,172,142,474
(84) Industrial Machinery $61,204,120,582
(90) Precision Instruments $15,502,781,058
(39) Plastics $11,019,608,660
(91) Clocks & Watches $8,817,494,202
(61) Apparel: Knit $7,769,868,782
(62) Apparel: Non Knit $7,145,873,821
(95) Toys & Sport Equipment $5,717,216,465
(42) Leather Products $4,705,267,386

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(85) Electrical Machinery $276,733,799,868
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $67,220,847,364
(84) Industrial Machinery $57,681,386,456
(90) Precision Instruments $15,702,147,589
(39) Plastics $10,296,763,221
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $9,704,559,533
(91) Clocks & Watches $8,303,503,424
(61) Apparel: Knit $6,426,759,933
(62) Apparel: Non Knit $6,070,546,273
(02) Meat $5,816,752,863

Sources:

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