Exporter Rank

79 / 152

Importer Rank

121 / 152

Trade Balance Rank

26 / 152

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2018) $11,155,029,324
Total Imports (2018) $3,485,609,079
Trade Balance (2018) $7,669,420,245
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2019) [2] 77.45%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2019) [2] 34.8%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
China $6,992,123,597
Italy $740,206,393
Singapore $452,584,967
Gabon $390,594,229
Angola $273,092,389
United States $248,218,394
Spain $213,200,261
Namibia $186,967,485
Cameroon $176,527,320
Canada $160,762,024

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $476,178,005
France $401,684,013
Singapore $282,576,174
Gabon $239,634,257
Belgium $225,827,340
Italy $197,746,194
Angola $166,381,629
Switzerland $111,138,814
United States $101,227,966
Cameroon $99,543,433

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $9,171,401,565
(89) Ships & Boats $1,356,413,365
(44) Wood $294,110,474
(74) Copper $99,970,503
(84) Industrial Machinery $88,841,615
(90) Precision Instruments $26,676,972
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $24,967,790
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $20,105,758
(85) Electrical Machinery $9,817,117
(88) Aircraft $9,613,743

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(89) Ships & Boats $1,258,082,044
(84) Industrial Machinery $466,568,588
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $208,071,519
(02) Meat $167,066,205
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $149,556,268
(85) Electrical Machinery $135,459,477
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $89,279,303
(10) Cereals $76,818,557
(30) Pharmaceuticals $66,655,102
(03) Seafood $64,848,172

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2018) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 11/17/2020
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