Overview: In 2018 Haiti was the number 142 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 144 in total exports, the number 150 in total imports, and the number 130 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2018, Haiti exported $1.21B and imported $2.74B, resulting in a negative trade balance of -$1.53B. In 2018, Haiti's exports per capita were $109 and its imports per capita were $246.
Trade: The top exports of Haiti are Knit T-shirts ($444M), Knit Sweaters ($268M), Knit Women's Suits ($86.5M), Non-Knit Men's Suits ($82.9M), and Essential Oils ($66.5M). The top imports of Haiti are Refined Petroleum ($297M), Rice ($228M), Light Rubberized Knitted Fabric ($184M), Palm Oil ($102M), and Poultry Meat ($83.9M).
Destinations: Haiti exports mostly to United States ($1B), Canada ($49.1M), France ($25.8M), Mexico ($22.8M), and India ($10.6M), and imports mostly from United States ($902M), China ($616M), Indonesia ($118M), Turkey ($102M), and Mexico ($88.9M).
Location: Haiti borders Dominican Republic by land and Bahamas, Colombia, Cuba, Jamaica, and Turks and Caicos Islands by sea.