Exporter Rank

129 / 146

Importer Rank

138 / 145

Trade Balance Rank

40 / 145

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2016) $437,303,074
Total Imports (2016) $453,853,633
Trade Balance (2016) ($16,550,559)
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2015) [2] 46.09%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2015) [2] 54.52%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
China $273,317,891
Italy $30,510,685
United Kingdom $19,309,432
India $17,242,056
Philippines $16,203,260
Switzerland $14,532,238
Malaysia $12,822,057
Vietnam $6,100,624
Hong Kong $6,083,996
Australia $5,063,539

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
Australia $92,484,184
Singapore $70,486,472
China $67,393,083
Malaysia $47,707,335
Japan $30,382,821
Vietnam $29,325,798
New Zealand $23,925,043
Indonesia $13,487,945
Fiji $13,373,017
Hong Kong $11,903,822

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(44) Wood $321,729,204
(15) Fats & Oils $37,744,820
(03) Seafood $36,740,186
(18) Cocoa $12,630,857
(12) Oil Seeds $11,796,268
(84) Industrial Machinery $3,904,214
(16) Prepared Meats $2,926,455
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $2,260,507
(23) Animal Feeds $2,179,483
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $1,000,086

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $73,039,429
(84) Industrial Machinery $54,340,034
(10) Cereals $40,440,359
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $35,265,268
(85) Electrical Machinery $33,148,689
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $17,818,209
(19) Cereal, Flour & Starch $13,563,639
(72) Iron & Steel $13,387,417
(02) Meat $12,280,326
(39) Plastics $11,971,042

Sources:

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