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$3.15TCURRENT US$
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72.8%CURRENT US$
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$869BCURRENT US$
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28.4%CURRENT US$
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$2,238CURRENT US$
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54.4%CURRENT US$
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$24,161CURRENT US$
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About

India-Saudi Arabia In 2021, India exported $8.69B to Saudi Arabia. The main products that India exported to Saudi Arabia are Refined Petroleum ($2.17B), Rice ($812M), and Cyclic Hydrocarbons ($752M). During the last 26 years the exports of India to Saudi Arabia have increased at an annualized rate of 11.2%, from $554M in 1995 to $8.69B in 2021.

In 2021, India did not export any services to Saudi Arabia.

Saudi Arabia-India In 2021, Saudi Arabia exported $25.6B to India. The main products that Saudi Arabia exported to India were Crude Petroleum ($15.8B), Petroleum Gas ($2.47B), and Refined Petroleum ($1.2B). During the last 26 years the exports of Saudi Arabia to India have increased at an annualized rate of 12.1%, from $1.31B in 1995 to $25.6B in 2021.

In 2021, Saudi Arabia did not export any services to India.

Comparison In 2021,  India ranked 41 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.61), and 14 in total exports ($403B). That same year, Saudi Arabia ranked 31 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.9), and 26 in total exports ($256B).

Historical Data

Bilateral Trade by Products

Depth
Value

In 2021, India exported $8.69B to Saudi Arabia. The main products exported from India to Saudi Arabia were Refined Petroleum ($2.17B), Rice ($812M), and Cyclic Hydrocarbons ($752M). During the last 26 years the exports of India to Saudi Arabia have increased at an annualized rate of 11.2%, from $554M in 1995 to $8.69B in 2021.

In 2021, Saudi Arabia exported $25.6B to India. The main products exported from Saudi Arabia to India were Crude Petroleum ($15.8B), Petroleum Gas ($2.47B), and Refined Petroleum ($1.2B). During the last 26 years the exports of Saudi Arabia to India have increased at an annualized rate of 12.1%, from $1.31B in 1995 to $25.6B in 2021.

Exports from India (Flag) to Saudi Arabia (Flag) (2021)

Exports from Saudi Arabia (Flag) to India (Flag) (2021)

Market Competitiveness

Color
India
Top Destination
United States$71.2B
Saudi Arabia
Top Destination
China$48.7B

This map shows whether countries import more from India or Saudi Arabia. Each country is colored based on the difference in imports they receive from India and Saudi Arabia or the difference in the growth in imports.

In 2021, countries that imported more from India than Saudi Arabia were United States ($71.2B), Bangladesh ($14.1B), and United Arab Emirates ($25.4B).

In 2021, countries that imported more from Saudi Arabia than India were China ($48.7B), Japan ($24.1B), and South Korea ($21.5B).

Difference in imports from Saudi Arabia (Flag) and India (Flag) (2021)

Comparative Advantage India - Saudi Arabia

Flow
Scale

This chart compares trade between India and Saudi Arabia by product, considering products traded by both, India and Saudi Arabia.

During 2021, India had a large net trade with Saudi Arabia in the exports of Mineral Products ($2.27B), Chemical Products ($1.27B), and Vegetable Products ($1.09B).

During 2021, Saudi Arabia had a large net trade with India in the exports of Mineral Products ($20B), Chemical Products ($3.54B), and Plastics and Rubbers ($1.05B).

Economic Complexity

Competitive Landscape

This visualization show the product space at the HS4 level colored from blue to yellow.  This mean that the more blue a dot/product is, the more India has comparative advantage over Saudi Arabia. Similarly, the more yellow a dot/product is, the more Saudi Arabia has comparative advantage over India.

Product Space of India (Flag) and Saudi Arabia (Flag) (2021)

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