Overview In 2019 United Arab Emirates was the number 28 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 24 in total exports, the number 22 in total imports,
the number 22 economy in terms of GDP per capita (current US$) and the number 55 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI).
Exports The top exports of United Arab Emirates are Crude Petroleum ($57.2B), Refined Petroleum ($32.1B), Gold ($21.4B), Jewellery ($13.7B), and Broadcasting Equipment ($12B), exporting mostly to India ($26.8B), Japan ($24B), Saudi Arabia ($17.9B), Switzerland ($15.1B), and China ($14.7B).
In 2019, United Arab Emirates was the world's biggest exporter of Rolled Tobacco ($3.81B), Postage Stamps ($759M), Sulphur ($679M), Gravel and Crushed Stone ($390M), and Limestone ($369M)
Imports The top imports of United Arab Emirates are Gold ($31.8B), Broadcasting Equipment ($15.7B), Jewellery ($15.2B), Refined Petroleum ($15B), and Diamonds ($9.56B), importing mostly from China ($35.5B), India ($28.6B), United States ($17.1B), Germany ($9.72B), and United Kingdom ($9.52B).
In 2019, United Arab Emirates was the world's biggest importer of Aluminium Oxide ($2.12B)
Location United Arab Emirates borders Oman and Saudi Arabia by land and Iran and Qatar by sea.