Overview In 2019 Libya was the number 85 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 68 in total exports, the number 86 in total imports,
the number 86 economy in terms of GDP per capita (current US$) and the number 135 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI).
Exports The top exports of Libya are Crude Petroleum ($22.5B), Petroleum Gas ($1.31B), Gold ($1.19B), Refined Petroleum ($854M), and Scrap Iron ($88.9M), exporting mostly to Italy ($4.77B), China ($4.21B), Germany ($3.95B), Spain ($3.85B), and United Arab Emirates ($1.51B).
Imports The top imports of Libya are Refined Petroleum ($2B), Cars ($959M), Broadcasting Equipment ($614M), Rolled Tobacco ($440M), and Jewellery ($293M), importing mostly from China ($2.45B), Turkey ($2.07B), Italy ($1.39B), United Arab Emirates ($1.35B), and Egypt ($828M).
Location Libya borders Algeria, Chad, Egypt, Niger, Sudan, and Tunisia by land and Greece, Italy, and Malta by sea.