Exporter Rank

21 / 146

Importer Rank

31 / 145

Trade Balance Rank

5 / 145

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2016) $207,392,236,732
Total Imports (2016) $129,795,972,113
Trade Balance (2016) $77,596,264,619
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2016) [2] 30.67%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2016) [2] 30.18%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
United Arab Emirates $6,566,823,675
China $4,135,621,703
India $2,458,218,273
Singapore $2,218,998,507
Kuwait $1,758,280,331
Qatar $1,657,750,339
Bahrain $1,550,426,471
Egypt $1,525,282,440
Turkey $1,506,638,950
Belgium $1,290,210,413

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $18,840,789,418
United States $17,342,441,412
Germany $8,181,059,560
Japan $7,176,131,370
United Arab Emirates $6,929,715,329
South Korea $5,872,769,475
India $4,932,352,832
Italy $4,224,919,148
France $3,413,546,667
United Kingdom $3,043,409,404

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $163,504,247,205
(39) Plastics $14,430,900,439
(29) Organic Chemicals $7,606,714,842
(89) Ships & Boats $2,365,186,156
(76) Aluminum $1,902,757,045
(84) Industrial Machinery $1,564,859,556
(40) Rubber $1,266,306,916
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $1,101,344,577
(85) Electrical Machinery $1,064,744,531
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $1,027,964,485

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(84) Industrial Machinery $17,781,406,760
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $17,723,184,554
(85) Electrical Machinery $14,326,302,975
(30) Pharmaceuticals $5,200,754,234
(99) Items nesoi $4,860,459,142
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $4,213,703,667
(40) Rubber $3,634,920,277
(90) Precision Instruments $3,477,559,547
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $3,226,246,166
(72) Iron & Steel $3,197,627,730

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2016) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 4/27/2018
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