Overview: In 2018 Algeria was the number 54 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 60 in total exports, the number 55 in total imports, and the number 107 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2018, Algeria exported $37.9B and imported $43.3B, resulting in a negative trade balance of -$5.44B. In 2018, Algeria's exports per capita were $897 and its imports per capita were $1.03k.
Trade: The top exports of Algeria are Crude Petroleum ($15.9B), Petroleum Gas ($12.8B), Refined Petroleum ($7.05B), Nitrogenous Fertilizers ($809M), and Ammonia ($456M). The top imports of Algeria are Refined Petroleum ($2.07B), Wheat ($1.85B), Cars ($1.43B), Concentrated Milk ($1.11B), and Packaged Medicaments ($1.09B).
Destinations: Algeria exports mostly to Italy ($6.22B), Spain ($5.21B), France ($4.56B), United States ($4.24B), and United Kingdom ($2.66B), and imports mostly from China ($7.37B), France ($6.04B), Spain ($3.96B), Italy ($3.64B), and Germany ($2.23B).
Location: Algeria borders Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, and Tunisia by land and Italy and Spain by sea.