Overview: In 2019 Somalia was the number 0 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 167 in total exports, the number 148 in total imports,
the number 0 economy in terms of GDP per capita (current US$) and the number 135 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI).
Exports: The top exports of Somalia are Gold ($174M), Sheep and Goats ($83.1M), Other Oily Seeds ($41.1M), Insect Resins ($35.7M), and Bovine ($15.8M), exporting mostly to United Arab Emirates ($195M), Saudi Arabia ($80.1M), India ($20.7M), Japan ($19M), and China ($18.1M).
Imports: The top imports of Somalia are Rolled Tobacco ($442M), Raw Sugar ($263M), Rice ($185M), Broadcasting Equipment ($109M), and Woven Fabric of Synthetic Staple Fibers ($96.7M), importing mostly from United Arab Emirates ($1.16B), China ($732M), India ($615M), Turkey ($256M), and Kenya ($116M).
Location: Somalia borders Djibouti, Ethiopia, and Kenya by land and Yemen by sea.