Exporter Rank

142 / 146

Importer Rank

142 / 145

Trade Balance Rank

48 / 145

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2016) $36,864,707
Total Imports (2016) $333,779,255
Trade Balance (2016) ($296,914,548)
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2016) [2] 56.99%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2016) [2] 56.53%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
United States $25,532,132
Trinidad and Tobago $2,683,857
Saint Lucia $1,549,749
Antigua and Barbuda $1,183,848
Barbados $904,796
Dominica $715,695
Belize $503,084
Grenada $416,874
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines $411,713
Guyana $389,563

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
United States $228,620,252
Trinidad and Tobago $15,061,613
Japan $13,234,189
United Kingdom $6,969,818
Barbados $5,716,669
Canada $5,691,558
China $4,703,293
Germany $3,663,802
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines $3,285,473
South Korea $2,989,763

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(85) Electrical Machinery $22,482,467
(49) Printed Material $5,004,903
(22) Beverages $2,446,010
(89) Ships & Boats $900,343
(39) Plastics $868,606
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $638,267
(94) Furniture $581,342
(20) Preserved Fruits & Vegetables $565,457
(82) Tools & Cutlery $538,154
(76) Aluminum $434,522

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(85) Electrical Machinery $36,789,732
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $26,965,471
(84) Industrial Machinery $26,750,112
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $14,801,254
(39) Plastics $13,712,776
(94) Furniture $12,582,495
(44) Wood $11,791,286
(22) Beverages $10,905,688
(02) Meat $10,521,038
(21) Prepared Foods $9,711,374

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2016) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 6/29/2018
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