Overview: This page contains the latest international trade data for Sierra Leone, including service trade data. In 2018 Sierra Leone was the number 159 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 158 in total exports, and the number 172 in total imports. In 2018, Sierra Leone exported $677M and imported $1.03B, resulting in a negative trade balance of -$355M. In 2018, Sierra Leone's exports per capita were $88.5 and its imports per capita were $135.
Trade: The top exports of Sierra Leone are Titanium Ore ($145M), Rough Wood ($106M), Diamonds ($88.4M), Aluminium Ore ($79.8M), and Non-fillet Frozen Fish ($32.6M). The top imports of Sierra Leone are Rice ($104M), Cars ($28.4M), Iron Structures ($27.5M), Packaged Medicaments ($25.1M), and Sauces and Seasonings ($23.9M).
Destinations: Sierra Leone exports mostly to China ($169M), Belgium-Luxembourg ($146M), Romania ($74.2M), United States ($49.3M), and Germany ($29.5M), and imports mostly from China ($253M), India ($106M), United States ($59M), Turkey ($51.7M), and Netherlands ($46.5M).
Location: Sierra Leone borders Guinea and Liberia by land.