Exporter Rank

107 / 121

Importer Rank

116 / 121

Trade Balance Rank

37 / 121

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2017) $499,714,683
Total Imports (2017) $571,770,024
Trade Balance (2017) ($72,055,341)
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2015) [2] 45.07%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2015) [2] 53.32%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
China $325,830,017
Italy $38,695,793
Switzerland $19,335,916
India $18,192,934
Philippines $17,583,591
Netherlands $15,005,260
Malaysia $7,553,025
Hong Kong $6,436,486
Thailand $6,331,429
Vietnam $4,920,341

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
Australia $113,907,061
Singapore $78,921,649
New Zealand $75,282,142
Malaysia $72,759,160
China $71,849,557
Vietnam $33,538,878
Japan $23,376,885
Indonesia $21,425,777
Hong Kong $15,923,807
Fiji $13,034,562

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(44) Wood $353,325,541
(03) Seafood $50,824,553
(15) Fats & Oils $39,682,261
(26) Ores $20,249,856
(12) Oil Seeds $14,351,540
(16) Prepared Meats $4,473,798
(18) Cocoa $4,416,659
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $3,265,135
(23) Animal Feeds $2,550,998
(84) Industrial Machinery $2,310,949

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(85) Electrical Machinery $83,534,540
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $80,006,193
(84) Industrial Machinery $73,954,975
(10) Cereals $45,594,953
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $36,063,440
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $19,811,491
(22) Beverages $17,286,481
(24) Tobacco $13,926,748
(19) Cereal, Flour & Starch $13,718,019
(02) Meat $13,500,049

Sources:

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