Exporter Rank

6 / 119

Importer Rank

6 / 119

Trade Balance Rank

115 / 119

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2018) $569,105,739,731
Total Imports (2018) $627,327,030,842
Trade Balance (2018) ($58,221,291,111)
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2018) [2] 188.28%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2018) [2] 188.22%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
China $314,293,501,318
United States $45,872,084,656
India $17,901,904,278
Japan $16,533,395,213
Thailand $13,449,394,372
Singapore $12,331,275,920
Vietnam $10,659,940,492
Germany $9,720,545,838
Netherlands $9,112,252,315
South Korea $7,797,870,285

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $280,977,154,407
Singapore $40,415,944,393
South Korea $35,577,226,848
Japan $34,881,253,821
United States $31,763,724,004
Malaysia $24,138,171,556
Switzerland $15,804,183,249
Thailand $11,879,584,240
India $11,846,608,705
Philippines $11,100,587,853

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(85) Electrical Machinery $309,722,367,162
(84) Industrial Machinery $74,491,050,649
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $68,195,614,290
(90) Precision Instruments $18,335,156,009
(39) Plastics $10,040,925,731
(91) Clocks & Watches $8,470,652,594
(95) Toys & Sport Equipment $7,232,870,851
(61) Apparel: Knit $6,964,200,485
(62) Apparel: Non Knit $6,163,819,845
(42) Leather Products $4,574,161,573

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(85) Electrical Machinery $327,905,828,233
(84) Industrial Machinery $73,551,427,692
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $65,452,035,012
(90) Precision Instruments $17,526,040,586
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $15,766,940,878
(39) Plastics $9,705,541,727
(91) Clocks & Watches $9,028,670,400
(33) Cosmetics $6,726,907,082
(02) Meat $6,438,960,450
(61) Apparel: Knit $6,121,724,868

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2018) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 6/3/2020
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