Overview: In 2019 Gabon was the number 118 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 105 in total exports, the number 158 in total imports,
the number 85 economy in terms of GDP per capita (current US$) and the number 147 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI).
Exports: The top exports of Gabon are Crude Petroleum ($4.3B), Manganese Ore ($1.28B), Sawn Wood ($356M), Veneer Sheets ($198M), and Refined Petroleum ($59.3M), exporting mostly to China ($4.06B), Singapore ($332M), South Korea ($286M), Italy ($179M), and Malaysia ($164M).
Imports: The top imports of Gabon are Poultry Meat ($70.8M), Excavation Machinery ($56.8M), Packaged Medicaments ($55.4M), Cars ($54.8M), and Rice ($48.4M), importing mostly from France ($505M), China ($377M), Belgium ($143M), United States ($127M), and United Arab Emirates ($110M).
Location: Gabon borders Cameroon, Republic of the Congo, and Equatorial Guinea by land and Sao Tome and Principe by sea.