Exporter Rank

97 / 135

Importer Rank

97 / 134

Trade Balance Rank

85 / 134

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2016) $2,482,313,415
Total Imports (2016) $4,829,459,128
Trade Balance (2016) ($2,347,145,713)
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2016) [2] 18.58%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2016) [2] 28.64%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
Kenya $404,101,071
United Arab Emirates $372,310,087
South Sudan $239,559,890
Rwanda $193,259,766
Democratic Republic of the Congo $176,921,155
Italy $99,622,961
Netherlands $79,868,707
Germany $76,622,147
Tanzania $68,867,526
Belgium $67,875,579

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $886,222,923
India $834,544,787
Kenya $458,993,775
United Arab Emirates $413,198,486
Saudi Arabia $249,102,741
Japan $245,537,320
South Africa $214,892,181
Indonesia $190,073,975
Germany $103,844,173
United States $76,869,845

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(09) Coffee & Spices $450,615,377
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $339,570,992
(10) Cereals $144,252,062
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $141,733,024
(03) Seafood $121,466,553
(17) Sugar & Confectionery $100,485,252
(18) Cocoa $75,462,956
(07) Vegetables $72,398,642
(72) Iron & Steel $70,839,901
(25) Natural Minerals & Stone $66,441,761

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $796,594,919
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $420,811,906
(84) Industrial Machinery $404,501,227
(30) Pharmaceuticals $312,418,619
(85) Electrical Machinery $300,763,777
(39) Plastics $243,574,412
(15) Fats & Oils $230,788,203
(72) Iron & Steel $209,652,525
(10) Cereals $180,008,373
(63) Textile Articles $147,497,041

Sources:

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