Overview: In 2019 Madagascar was the number 126 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 131 in total exports, the number 145 in total imports,
the number 181 economy in terms of GDP per capita (current US$) and the number 136 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI).
Exports: The top exports of Madagascar are Vanilla ($651M), Raw Nickel ($469M), Gold ($201M), Knit Sweaters ($146M), and Precious Stones ($135M), exporting mostly to United States ($615M), France ($576M), United Arab Emirates ($215M), China ($181M), and Japan ($179M).
In 2019, Madagascar was the world's biggest exporter of Vanilla ($651M)
Imports: The top imports of Madagascar are Refined Petroleum ($570M), Rice ($178M), Cars ($105M), Packaged Medicaments ($102M), and Light Rubberized Knitted Fabric ($73M), importing mostly from China ($928M), France ($445M), United Arab Emirates ($360M), India ($288M), and South Africa ($190M).
Location: Madagascar borders Comoros, France, Mozambique, and Seychelles by sea.