Exporter Rank

120 / 121

Importer Rank

121 / 121

Trade Balance Rank

38 / 121

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2017) $10,562,590
Total Imports (2017) $147,049,579
Trade Balance (2017) ($136,486,989)
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2014) [2] 11.9%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2014) [2] 51.16%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
Netherlands $3,126,379
Spain $1,756,120
France $1,698,520
Belgium $1,462,784
Germany $605,161
Portugal $590,046
Italy $248,449
Austria $209,147
Angola $187,601
China $122,860

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
Portugal $80,088,700
Angola $29,112,302
China $7,413,843
Nigeria $3,113,824
United States $2,683,789
France $2,629,497
Spain $2,246,322
Brazil $2,028,108
Netherlands $1,738,525
Gabon $1,737,599

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(18) Cocoa $8,555,957
(88) Aircraft $301,955
(49) Printed Material $297,869
(72) Iron & Steel $254,269
(09) Coffee & Spices $236,706
(08) Fruit & Nuts $201,987
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $174,659
(84) Industrial Machinery $161,919
(63) Textile Articles $93,557
(85) Electrical Machinery $61,727

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $28,558,644
(85) Electrical Machinery $17,711,141
(84) Industrial Machinery $10,230,598
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $9,098,809
(22) Beverages $8,651,495
(10) Cereals $6,007,546
(15) Fats & Oils $4,600,930
(11) Milling Products $4,468,396
(25) Natural Minerals & Stone $4,164,632
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $3,578,319

Sources:

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