Exporter Rank

70 / 121

Importer Rank

95 / 121

Trade Balance Rank

27 / 121

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2017) $8,148,014,308
Total Imports (2017) $4,553,448,296
Trade Balance (2017) $3,594,566,012
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2017) [2] 79.76%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2017) [2] 58.82%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
China $2,761,483,197
Spain $1,008,576,168
Angola $523,729,663
Cameroon $433,333,166
Italy $326,667,504
United States $274,291,434
Namibia $269,414,119
Australia $235,747,013
Ghana $234,351,336
Singapore $162,208,187

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
Namibia $398,280,114
France $364,188,115
Angola $318,753,388
China $295,716,906
Norway $242,126,576
Belgium $221,971,134
Gabon $194,200,965
Equatorial Guinea $184,262,613
Italy $147,474,528
Netherlands $127,826,069

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(89) Ships & Boats $4,012,348,171
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $3,654,047,127
(84) Industrial Machinery $113,554,648
(74) Copper $110,047,899
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $74,996,349
(44) Wood $44,339,556
(90) Precision Instruments $42,762,306
(88) Aircraft $28,447,991
(85) Electrical Machinery $18,701,273
(03) Seafood $6,481,860

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(89) Ships & Boats $2,240,602,361
(84) Industrial Machinery $441,620,921
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $243,297,369
(85) Electrical Machinery $219,275,529
(02) Meat $196,437,728
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $82,204,941
(30) Pharmaceuticals $72,663,202
(10) Cereals $68,089,414
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $59,046,011
(15) Fats & Oils $57,371,397

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2017) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 12/1/2018
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