Overview: This page contains the latest international trade data for Libya, including service trade data. In 2018 Libya was the number 87 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 68 in total exports, the number 90 in total imports, and the number 113 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2018, Libya exported $27.9B and imported $12.8B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $15B. In 2018, Libya's exports per capita were $4.17k and its imports per capita were $1.92k.
Trade: The top exports of Libya are Crude Petroleum ($24.2B), Petroleum Gas ($1.38B), Refined Petroleum ($1.01B), Gold ($805M), and Scrap Copper ($95.9M). The top imports of Libya are Refined Petroleum ($2.18B), Broadcasting Equipment ($837M), Cars ($533M), Rolled Tobacco ($343M), and Packaged Medicaments ($326M).
Destinations: Libya exports mostly to Italy ($4.57B), China ($4.17B), Germany ($3.71B), Spain ($3.65B), and France ($2.48B), and imports mostly from Turkey ($1.5B), United Arab Emirates ($1.44B), China ($1.43B), Italy ($1.42B), and Spain ($712M).
Location: Libya borders Algeria, Chad, Egypt, Niger, Sudan, and Tunisia by land and Greece, Italy, and Malta by sea.