Overview: This page contains the latest international trade data for Lebanon, including service trade data, and tariffs. In 2018 Lebanon was the number 81 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 122 in total exports, the number 75 in total imports, and the number 51 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2018, Lebanon exported $3.6B and imported $21B, resulting in a negative trade balance of -$17.4B. In 2018, Lebanon's exports per capita were $526 and its imports per capita were $3.07k.
Trade: The top exports of Lebanon are Gold ($322M), Diamonds ($277M), Scrap Copper ($146M), Scrap Iron ($142M), and Jewellery ($141M). The top imports of Lebanon are Refined Petroleum ($3.47B), Cars ($1.02B), Packaged Medicaments ($868M), Gold ($779M), and Broadcasting Equipment ($413M).
Destinations: Lebanon exports mostly to United Arab Emirates ($486M), Saudi Arabia ($240M), Syria ($205M), South Africa ($175M), and Switzerland ($172M), and imports mostly from China ($2.05B), Greece ($1.73B), Italy ($1.63B), United States ($1.41B), and United Arab Emirates ($1.17B).
Location: Lebanon borders Israel by land and Cyprus by sea.