Exporter Rank

19 / 146

Importer Rank

14 / 145

Trade Balance Rank

143 / 145

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2016) $260,326,912,335
Total Imports (2016) $356,704,792,107
Trade Balance (2016) ($96,377,879,772)
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2016) [2] 19.18%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2016) [2] 20.63%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
United States $41,992,468,436
United Arab Emirates $30,041,757,697
Hong Kong $13,209,853,311
China $8,916,072,981
United Kingdom $8,565,159,139
Singapore $7,354,855,146
Germany $7,178,090,821
Vietnam $5,957,676,883
Bangladesh $5,668,792,841
Belgium $5,356,387,093

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $60,483,103,314
United States $20,395,235,271
United Arab Emirates $19,240,913,198
Saudi Arabia $18,460,868,532
Switzerland $14,855,313,963
South Korea $12,214,045,780
Indonesia $12,189,258,700
Germany $11,499,371,351
Iraq $9,974,378,430
Japan $9,808,530,779

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $42,290,721,094
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $27,715,390,743
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $14,988,305,143
(84) Industrial Machinery $13,557,485,607
(30) Pharmaceuticals $13,042,715,969
(29) Organic Chemicals $11,252,925,665
(62) Apparel: Non Knit $9,051,089,148
(85) Electrical Machinery $8,217,870,197
(61) Apparel: Knit $7,910,076,151
(72) Iron & Steel $6,436,668,805

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $89,308,776,816
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $48,129,744,051
(85) Electrical Machinery $37,005,267,466
(84) Industrial Machinery $32,515,742,030
(29) Organic Chemicals $14,767,091,024
(39) Plastics $11,391,120,372
(99) Items nesoi $10,613,424,487
(15) Fats & Oils $10,491,259,340
(72) Iron & Steel $8,713,651,455
(90) Precision Instruments $7,237,468,063

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2016) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 4/27/2018
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