Jamaica is the 139th largest export economy in the world and the 67th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2017, Jamaica exported $1.34B and imported $5.82B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $4.49B. In 2017 the GDP of Jamaica was $14.8B and its GDP per capita was $9k.
The top exports of Jamaica are Aluminium Oxide ($592M), Aluminium Ore ($109M), Hard Liquor ($94.7M), Refined Petroleum ($68.6M) and Beer ($35.2M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($793M), Cars ($436M), Crude Petroleum ($218M), Packaged Medicaments ($167M) and Petroleum Gas ($158M).
The top export destinations of Jamaica are the United States ($404M), Germany ($142M), Canada ($124M), the Netherlands ($81.7M) and Russia ($55.7M). The top import origins are the United States ($2.41B), China ($413M), Japan ($345M), Trinidad and Tobago ($287M) and Mexico ($220M).