Overview: In 2018 Saudi Arabia was the number 18 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 21 in total exports, the number 32 in total imports,
the number 42 economy in terms of GDP per capita (current US$) and the number 27 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI)
Exports: The top exports of Saudi Arabia are Crude Petroleum ($165B), Refined Petroleum ($23.9B), Ethylene Polymers ($12.5B), Propylene Polymers ($6.33B), and Acyclic Alcohols ($5.14B), exporting mostly to China ($37.5B), Japan ($29.4B), India ($26.3B), South Korea ($23.5B), and United States ($22B).
In 2018, Saudi Arabia was the world's biggest exporter of Crude Petroleum ($165B), Ethylene Polymers ($12.5B), Propylene Polymers ($6.33B), Acyclic Alcohols ($5.14B), and Ammonia ($1.65B)
Imports: The top imports of Saudi Arabia are Cars ($8.87B), Broadcasting Equipment ($4.83B), Refined Petroleum ($3.72B), Gold ($3.33B), and Packaged Medicaments ($3.15B), importing mostly from China ($19.1B), United Arab Emirates ($17.2B), United States ($13.1B), Germany ($7.58B), and India ($5.84B).
In 2018, Saudi Arabia was the world's biggest importer of Barley ($1.71B), Explosive Ammunition ($1.69B), Iron Reductions ($737M), Sheep and Goats ($591M), Military Weapons ($206M)
Location: Saudi Arabia borders Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen by land and Bahrain, Egypt, Eritrea, Iran, and Sudan by sea.