Overview: In 2018 Croatia was the number 76 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 76 in total exports, the number 68 in total imports, and the number 37 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2018, Croatia exported $17.8B and imported $29B, resulting in a negative trade balance of -$11.1B. In 2018, Croatia's exports per capita were $4.36k and its imports per capita were $7.09k.
Trade: The top exports of Croatia are Refined Petroleum ($1.3B), Packaged Medicaments ($704M), Sawn Wood ($462M), Blood, antisera, vaccines, toxins and cultures ($381M), and Electrical Transformers ($346M). The top imports of Croatia are Crude Petroleum ($2.3B), Cars ($1.49B), Refined Petroleum ($1.04B), Packaged Medicaments ($802M), and Electricity ($637M).
Destinations: Croatia exports mostly to Italy ($2.48B), Germany ($2.29B), Slovenia ($1.89B), Bosnia and Herzegovina ($1.54B), and Austria ($1.13B), and imports mostly from Germany ($4.16B), Italy ($3.76B), Slovenia ($3B), Hungary ($2.15B), and Austria ($1.77B).
Location: Croatia borders Bosnia and Herzegovina, Hungary, Montenegro, Serbia, and Slovenia by land and Italy by sea.