Exporter Rank

118 / 121

Importer Rank

119 / 121

Trade Balance Rank

40 / 121

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2017) $33,245,644
Total Imports (2017) $308,946,849
Trade Balance (2017) ($275,701,205)
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 $22,832,974
Saint Lucia $2,266,280
Trinidad and Tobago $2,170,258
Antigua and Barbuda $932,729
Dominica $699,901
Grenada $455,801
Belize $432,560
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines $384,529
Barbados $329,950
United Kingdom $195,476

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
United States $207,145,403
Trinidad and Tobago $13,615,726
Canada $8,282,119
Japan $8,209,049
China $7,911,260
Barbados $6,494,787
United Kingdom $5,933,911
Finland $5,005,193
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines $3,831,140
Brazil $2,785,638

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(85) Electrical Machinery $18,103,718
(49) Printed Material $3,850,443
(22) Beverages $2,143,639
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $1,927,231
(76) Aluminum $1,344,348
(84) Industrial Machinery $1,331,347
(20) Preserved Fruits & Vegetables $722,989
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $695,274
(96) Miscellaneous Articles $316,198
(63) Textile Articles $299,969

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(85) Electrical Machinery $35,546,100
(84) Industrial Machinery $22,738,651
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $20,901,234
(94) Furniture $16,138,601
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $14,360,144
(02) Meat $10,629,681
(39) Plastics $10,586,887
(22) Beverages $9,572,502
(44) Wood $9,339,536
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $9,104,769

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2017) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 9/22/2018
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