Overview: This page contains the latest international trade data for Ghana, including service trade data, and tariffs. In 2018 Ghana was the number 73 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 71 in total exports, the number 84 in total imports, and the number 125 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2018, Ghana exported $20.5B and imported $14.9B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $5.64B. In 2018, Ghana's exports per capita were $689 and its imports per capita were $499.
Trade: The top exports of Ghana are Gold ($10B), Crude Petroleum ($4.65B), Cocoa Beans ($1.78B), Cocoa Paste ($489M), and Coconuts, Brazil Nuts, and Cashews ($424M). The top imports of Ghana are Refined Petroleum ($738M), Cars ($466M), Rice ($425M), Non-fillet Frozen Fish ($303M), and Delivery Trucks ($274M).
Destinations: Ghana exports mostly to India ($5.18B), Switzerland ($3.33B), China ($2.25B), South Africa ($1.6B), and United Arab Emirates ($1.17B), and imports mostly from China ($4.36B), United States ($810M), Netherlands ($745M), India ($738M), and United Kingdom ($559M).
Location: Ghana borders Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, and Togo by land and Benin and Nigeria by sea.