Exporter Rank

4 / 127

Importer Rank

4 / 127

Trade Balance Rank

112 / 127

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2019) $705,633,026,838
Total Imports (2019) $720,858,630,025
Trade Balance (2019) ($15,225,603,187)
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2018) [2] 18.52%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2018) [2] 18.29%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
United States $140,428,150,263
China $134,679,995,997
South Korea $46,269,029,213
Hong Kong $33,622,102,897
Thailand $30,186,491,264
Germany $20,227,424,646
Singapore $20,168,016,627
Vietnam $16,484,046,445
Australia $14,491,212,400
Indonesia $13,982,146,712

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $169,211,629,028
United States $81,247,520,538
Australia $45,455,291,303
South Korea $29,624,993,474
Saudi Arabia $27,661,558,004
United Arab Emirates $26,192,927,008
Thailand $25,359,094,107
Germany $24,932,442,110
Vietnam $22,473,491,055
Indonesia $18,145,602,717

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $148,809,393,980
(84) Industrial Machinery $137,074,625,792
(85) Electrical Machinery $103,010,938,870
(99) Items nesoi $44,930,507,496
(90) Precision Instruments $39,067,949,105
(72) Iron & Steel $26,092,573,820
(39) Plastics $25,210,964,315
(29) Organic Chemicals $17,852,421,484
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $14,009,138,849
(89) Ships & Boats $13,799,446,653

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $155,685,992,497
(85) Electrical Machinery $98,764,708,909
(84) Industrial Machinery $70,531,058,257
(90) Precision Instruments $28,227,263,232
(30) Pharmaceuticals $27,223,567,554
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $23,758,072,620
(26) Ores $22,212,619,531
(39) Plastics $16,172,581,958
(29) Organic Chemicals $16,104,915,990
(62) Apparel: Non Knit $14,299,782,611

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2019) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 1/31/2021
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