Burundi is the 178th largest export economy in the world. In 2017, Burundi exported $163M and imported $773M, resulting in a negative trade balance of $610M. In 2017 the GDP of Burundi was $3.17B and its GDP per capita was $733.
The top exports of Burundi are Coffee ($38M), Gold ($36.9M), Tea ($25.7M), Niobium, Tantalum, Vanadium and Zirconium Ore ($11.8M) and Raw Lead ($8.26M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($131M), Packaged Medicaments ($48.1M), Rice ($31.2M), Raw Sugar ($29.5M) and Cars ($24.2M).
The top export destinations of Burundi are the United Arab Emirates ($38.4M), the Democratic Republic of the Congo ($24.1M), Pakistan ($13.2M), India ($10.8M) and Belgium-Luxembourg ($8.95M). The top import origins are China ($111M), India ($103M), Saudi Arabia ($62.4M), Tanzania ($56.2M) and Kenya ($50.4M).