Overview: In 2019 Egypt was the number 39 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 59 in total exports, the number 42 in total imports,
the number 131 economy in terms of GDP per capita (current US$) and the number 75 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI).
Exports: The top exports of Egypt are Crude Petroleum ($4.23B), Refined Petroleum ($3.34B), Gold ($2.07B), Petroleum Gas ($1.79B), and Nitrogenous Fertilizers ($1.41B), exporting mostly to United States ($3.24B), United Arab Emirates ($2.32B), Italy ($2.31B), Turkey ($2.12B), and Saudi Arabia ($2.07B).
In 2019, Egypt was the world's biggest exporter of Aluminium Powder ($177M)
Imports: The top imports of Egypt are Refined Petroleum ($5.87B), Wheat ($4.67B), Crude Petroleum ($2.62B), Cars ($2.24B), and Packaged Medicaments ($1.79B), importing mostly from China ($12.5B), Russia ($5.46B), United States ($5.06B), Saudi Arabia ($5.05B), and Germany ($4.05B).
In 2019, Egypt was the world's biggest importer of Wheat ($4.67B), Asphalt ($187M), Cotton Sewing Thread ($15.7M)
Location: Egypt borders Israel, Libya, and Sudan by land and Cyprus, Greece, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey by sea.