Overview: This page contains the latest international trade data for Afghanistan, including service trade data, and tariffs. In 2018 Afghanistan was the number 115 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 141 in total exports, the number 103 in total imports, and the number 105 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2018, Afghanistan exported $1.27B and imported $10B, resulting in a negative trade balance of -$8.74B. In 2018, Afghanistan's exports per capita were $34.2 and its imports per capita were $269.
Trade: The top exports of Afghanistan are Grapes ($237M), Insect Resins ($104M), Gold ($93.9M), Coal Briquettes ($87M), and Tropical Fruits ($82.9M). The top imports of Afghanistan are Peat ($487M), Wheat Flours ($477M), Raw Sugar ($379M), Aircraft Parts ($373M), and Inedible Fats and Oils ($358M).
Destinations: Afghanistan exports mostly to Pakistan ($518M), India ($446M), United Arab Emirates ($120M), China ($24.4M), and United States ($22.7M), and imports mostly from United Arab Emirates ($1.87B), Pakistan ($1.67B), China ($977M), Iran ($908M), and India ($782M).
Location: Afghanistan borders China, Iran, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan by land.