Maldives is the 166th largest export economy in the world. In 2017, Maldives exported $309M and imported $1.39B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $1.08B. In 2017 the GDP of Maldives was $4.87B and its GDP per capita was $16.7k.
The top exports of Maldives are Petroleum Gas ($144M), Fish Fillets ($61.2M), Non-fillet Fresh Fish ($48.4M), Processed Fish ($26.2M) and Processed Fish ($6.78M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($35M), Broadcasting Equipment ($35M), Other Furniture ($29.6M), Iron Structures ($25.1M) and Insulated Wire ($24M).
The top export destinations of Maldives are Sri Lanka ($155M), the United States ($33.1M), France ($24.2M), Germany ($21.1M) and the United Kingdom ($13M). The top import origins are China ($274M), Singapore ($226M), India ($210M), Malaysia ($129M) and Sri Lanka ($113M).