Overview In 2019 Sudan was the number 100 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 126 in total exports, the number 114 in total imports,
the number 185 economy in terms of GDP per capita (current US$) and the number 137 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI).
Exports The top exports of Sudan are Gold ($1.2B), Crude Petroleum ($791M), Other Oily Seeds ($742M), Sheep and Goats ($448M), and Raw Cotton ($134M), exporting mostly to United Arab Emirates ($1.23B), China ($740M), Saudi Arabia ($561M), India ($467M), and Egypt ($207M).
In 2019, Sudan was the world's biggest exporter of Other Oily Seeds ($742M), Sheep and Goats ($448M), and Ground Nut Meal ($39.8M)
Imports The top imports of Sudan are Raw Sugar ($470M), Wheat ($445M), Packaged Medicaments ($218M), Jewellery ($142M), and Rubber Tires ($131M), importing mostly from China ($2.29B), India ($1.08B), United Arab Emirates ($846M), Egypt ($464M), and Turkey ($306M).
Location Sudan borders Central African Republic, Chad, Egypt, Ethiopia, Libya, and South Sudan by land and Saudi Arabia by sea.