Overview: In 2019 Burundi was the number 161 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 174 in total exports, the number 183 in total imports,
the number 187 economy in terms of GDP per capita (current US$) and the number null most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI).
Exports: The top exports of Burundi are Gold ($137M), Coffee ($58M), Tea ($22M), Niobium, Tantalum, Vanadium and Zirconium Ore ($10.8M), and Wheat Flours ($10.3M), exporting mostly to United Arab Emirates ($141M), Democratic Republic of the Congo ($19.9M), Germany ($12.1M), China ($12M), and Pakistan ($11.9M).
Imports: The top imports of Burundi are Refined Petroleum ($149M), Packaged Medicaments ($44.5M), Cement ($36M), Raw Sugar ($30.1M), and Cars ($25.8M), importing mostly from China ($127M), Saudi Arabia ($122M), India ($75.5M), Kenya ($62M), and United Arab Emirates ($59.6M).
Location: Burundi borders Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, and Tanzania by land.