Overview: This page contains the latest international trade data for Malawi, including service trade data, and tariffs. In 2018 Malawi was the number 149 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 151 in total exports, and the number 163 in total imports. In 2018, Malawi exported $998M and imported $1.51B, resulting in a negative trade balance of -$514M. In 2018, Malawi's exports per capita were $55 and its imports per capita were $83.3.
Trade: The top exports of Malawi are Raw Tobacco ($694M), Tea ($89.8M), Other Nuts ($32.8M), Raw Sugar ($32.6M), and Soybean Meal ($22M). The top imports of Malawi are Packaged Medicaments ($97.7M), Broadcasting Equipment ($74.2M), Filing Cabinets ($53.5M), Delivery Trucks ($36.9M), and Coated Flat-Rolled Iron ($31.1M).
Destinations: Malawi exports mostly to Belgium-Luxembourg ($213M), Germany ($131M), Russia ($72.1M), South Africa ($59.7M), and United States ($55.7M), and imports mostly from South Africa ($453M), China ($222M), India ($179M), Tanzania ($118M), and Zambia ($84.6M).
Location: Malawi borders Mozambique, Tanzania, and Zambia by land.