Sudan is the 110th largest export economy in the world and the 120th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2017, Sudan exported $4.67B and imported $9.9B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $5.2B. In 2017 the GDP of Sudan was $117B and its GDP per capita was $4.9k.
The top exports of Sudan are Gold ($1.51B), Crude Petroleum ($720M), Sheep and Goats ($476M), Other Oily Seeds ($458M) and Other Animals ($302M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Wheat ($977M), Refined Petroleum ($718M), Raw Sugar ($425M), Unpackaged Medicaments ($263M) and Cars ($251M).
The top export destinations of Sudan are the United Arab Emirates ($1.71B), China ($611M), Saudi Arabia ($600M), India ($426M) and Egypt ($394M). The top import origins are China ($2.34B), the United Arab Emirates ($972M), India ($834M), Saudi Arabia ($638M) and Russia ($636M).