Overview: This page contains the latest international trade data for Cape Verde, including service trade data, and tariffs. In 2018 Cape Verde was the number 171 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 187 in total exports, and the number 174 in total imports. In 2018, Cape Verde exported $115M and imported $893M, resulting in a negative trade balance of -$777M. In 2018, Cape Verde's exports per capita were $212 and its imports per capita were $1.64k.
Trade: The top exports of Cape Verde are Processed Fish ($49.6M), Non-fillet Frozen Fish ($33.4M), Footwear Parts ($4.18M), Non-Knit Men's Suits ($4.09M), and Molluscs ($3.53M). The top imports of Cape Verde are Refined Petroleum ($75.8M), Cars ($24.9M), Delivery Trucks ($22.5M), Non-fillet Frozen Fish ($18.3M), and Cement ($17.4M).
Destinations: Cape Verde exports mostly to Spain ($70.9M), Portugal ($16.6M), Italy ($10.6M), United States ($4.13M), and India ($2.83M), and imports mostly from Portugal ($346M), Spain ($146M), China ($71.6M), Netherlands ($58.5M), and Belgium-Luxembourg ($44.8M).
Location: Cape Verde borders Gambia, Mauritania, and Senegal by sea.