Exporter Rank

90 / 121

Importer Rank

91 / 121

Trade Balance Rank

73 / 121

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2017) $2,901,465,679
Total Imports (2017) $5,595,903,639
Trade Balance (2017) ($2,694,437,960)
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2017) [2] 18.51%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2017) [2] 25.91%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
Kenya $552,001,020
United Arab Emirates $444,897,784
South Sudan $299,882,627
Democratic Republic of the Congo $189,605,747
Rwanda $181,635,912
Italy $141,578,879
Belgium $110,902,971
Netherlands $109,275,804
Germany $88,085,837
Sudan $78,376,878

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $985,953,627
India $736,322,723
United Arab Emirates $659,716,295
Kenya $457,232,688
Japan $370,092,436
Saudi Arabia $369,227,227
South Africa $247,855,898
Indonesia $241,609,392
Germany $109,486,100
Tanzania $91,794,411

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(09) Coffee & Spices $651,655,366
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $418,470,676
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $186,864,488
(10) Cereals $183,058,709
(03) Seafood $136,204,295
(07) Vegetables $110,426,770
(17) Sugar & Confectionery $91,710,531
(04) Dairy Products $79,870,825
(23) Animal Feeds $79,718,633
(15) Fats & Oils $70,211,751

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $1,036,348,345
(84) Industrial Machinery $558,552,774
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $458,422,288
(85) Electrical Machinery $316,387,406
(39) Plastics $289,115,229
(72) Iron & Steel $283,565,160
(15) Fats & Oils $275,492,044
(30) Pharmaceuticals $268,820,904
(10) Cereals $249,274,541
(48) Paper $130,834,072

Sources:

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