Exporter Rank

16 / 127

Importer Rank

17 / 127

Trade Balance Rank

5 / 127

Total Trade [1]

Total Exports (2019) $389,372,505,148
Total Imports (2019) $288,397,544,149
Trade Balance (2019) $100,974,960,999
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2019) [2] 92.46%
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) (2019) [2] 68.48%

Trade Partners [1]

Export Partners

Top 10 Export Countries

Country Export USD$
Saudi Arabia $23,993,341,493
India $14,667,549,795
Iraq $13,739,823,274
Switzerland $13,656,261,857
Oman $10,890,179,247
China $9,367,968,892
Kuwait $8,538,940,946
Iran $7,084,012,374
United States $6,392,636,955
Hong Kong $5,633,528,741

Import Partners

Top 10 Import Countries

Country Import USD$
China $40,777,658,303
India $26,735,311,254
United States $20,015,561,004
Japan $12,613,931,773
Germany $10,074,238,624
United Kingdom $7,288,215,706
Vietnam $7,194,113,878
Saudi Arabia $6,845,386,382
France $6,764,004,693
Italy $6,558,893,797

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

Top 10 Export Goods

HS Code Export USD$
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $213,243,307,422
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $47,830,987,142
(85) Electrical Machinery $30,490,692,285
(84) Industrial Machinery $18,650,574,721
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $12,153,678,828
(39) Plastics $6,018,221,660
(76) Aluminum $5,539,327,660
(24) Tobacco $4,652,186,343
(33) Cosmetics $3,905,986,841
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $3,773,634,189

Top 10 Import Goods

HS Code Import USD$
(71) Precious Stones & Metals $58,578,936,258
(27) Oil & Mineral Fuels $55,758,386,460
(85) Electrical Machinery $36,721,022,238
(84) Industrial Machinery $28,137,912,715
(87) Motor Vehicles & Parts $19,229,191,702
(39) Plastics $4,729,726,688
(88) Aircraft $4,630,278,483
(73) Iron & Steel Articles $4,448,889,328
(72) Iron & Steel $4,311,240,396
(90) Precision Instruments $4,109,176,055

Sources:

  1. UN Comtrade (2019) except where stated otherwise.
  2. The World Bank. Accessed: 1/31/2021
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