Liberia is the 145th largest export economy in the world and the 97th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2017, Liberia exported $1.02B and imported $3.47B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $2.45B. In 2017 the GDP of Liberia was $3.29B and its GDP per capita was $1.28k.
The top exports of Liberia are Passenger and Cargo Ships ($450M), Gold ($189M), Rubber ($122M), Iron Ore ($64.1M) and Crude Petroleum ($42.7M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Passenger and Cargo Ships ($1.69B), Refined Petroleum ($596M), Rice ($130M), Boat Propellers ($80.8M) and Iron Structures ($72.8M).
The top export destinations of Liberia are Germany ($443M), Switzerland ($189M), the United States ($61.5M), Indonesia ($47.9M) and Poland ($31M). The top import origins are South Korea ($1.31B), China ($858M), Germany ($165M), India ($164M) and Romania ($128M).