Overview: In 2018 Kazakhstan was the number 53 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 46 in total exports, the number 61 in total imports, and the number 69 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2018, Kazakhstan exported $64.1B and imported $37.6B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $26.5B. In 2018, Kazakhstan's exports per capita were $3.51k and its imports per capita were $2.06k.
Trade: The top exports of Kazakhstan are Crude Petroleum ($38.3B), Petroleum Gas ($3.13B), Refined Copper ($2.8B), Ferroalloys ($2.26B), and Refined Petroleum ($1.83B). The top imports of Kazakhstan are Petroleum Gas ($1.05B), Refined Petroleum ($1.01B), Broadcasting Equipment ($883M), Packaged Medicaments ($871M), and Cars ($701M).
Destinations: Kazakhstan exports mostly to Italy ($10.3B), China ($6.41B), Netherlands ($6.04B), Russia ($5.28B), and France ($3.91B), and imports mostly from Russia ($13B), China ($8.71B), Germany ($1.71B), Italy ($1.35B), and Uzbekistan ($1.22B).
Location: Kazakhstan borders China, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan by land.