Exporter Rank

105 / 119

Importer Rank

115 / 119

Trade Balance Rank

36 / 119

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2018) $569,112,008
Total Imports (2018) $601,388,529
Trade Balance (2018) ($32,276,521)
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 $380,352,736
Italy $41,102,166
India $28,936,951
Switzerland $13,867,690
Thailand $11,962,967
Netherlands $10,912,264
Philippines $10,703,910
Malaysia $8,771,908
Hong Kong $8,073,484
United Kingdom $6,053,094

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
Australia $109,580,259
Singapore $97,816,600
China $89,413,281
Malaysia $77,787,648
Vietnam $27,031,363
Japan $26,524,339
New Zealand $25,643,017
Indonesia $18,306,851
Hong Kong $14,653,621
Fiji $14,468,573

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(44) Wood $426,694,257
(16) Prepared Meats $40,760,674
(15) Fats & Oils $32,489,068
(03) Seafood $22,554,162
(26) Ores $21,288,992
(18) Cocoa $8,641,946
(12) Oil Seeds $6,899,802
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $3,199,984
(23) Animal Feeds $2,454,106
(84) Industrial Machinery $1,097,348

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $101,508,677
(84) Industrial Machinery $87,205,835
(10) Cereals $48,489,342
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $45,768,305
(89) Ships & Boats $41,638,065
(85) Electrical Machinery $31,063,738
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $25,651,937
(02) Meat $16,607,916
(19) Cereal, Flour & Starch $16,057,755
(39) Plastics $14,665,061

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2018) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 9/30/2019
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