Overview: In 2019 Niger was the number 132 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 160 in total exports, the number 167 in total imports,
the number 179 economy in terms of GDP per capita (current US$) and the number 105 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI).
Exports: The top exports of Niger are Gold ($457M), Other Oily Seeds ($214M), Radioactive Chemicals ($59.6M), Petroleum Gas ($42.5M), and Refined Petroleum ($19.2M), exporting mostly to United Arab Emirates ($459M), China ($209M), France ($57.3M), Pakistan ($42.5M), and Burkina Faso ($20M).
Imports: The top imports of Niger are Rice ($66.4M), Packaged Medicaments ($64.8M), Palm Oil ($62.8M), Cars ($54.6M), and Cement ($44.1M), importing mostly from China ($289M), France ($141M), United Arab Emirates ($107M), Cote d'Ivoire ($95.9M), and India ($85.5M).
Location: Niger borders Algeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, Chad, Libya, Mali, and Nigeria by land.