Overview In 2019 Malawi was the number 145 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 156 in total exports, the number 154 in total imports,
the number 186 economy in terms of GDP per capita (current US$) and the number 101 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI).
Exports The top exports of Malawi are Raw Tobacco ($584M), Tea ($83.4M), Raw Sugar ($75.2M), Dried Legumes ($46M), and Other Nuts ($33M), exporting mostly to Belgium ($168M), United States ($89M), Egypt ($72.3M), South Africa ($60.4M), and Germany ($58.3M).
Imports The top imports of Malawi are Postage Stamps ($270M), Refined Petroleum ($194M), Packaged Medicaments ($123M), Mixed Mineral or Chemical Fertilizers ($97.3M), and Office Machine Parts ($84.5M), importing mostly from South Africa ($480M), China ($456M), United Arab Emirates ($264M), India ($238M), and United Kingdom ($220M).
Location Malawi borders Mozambique, Tanzania, and Zambia by land.