Overview: In 2018 South Sudan was the number 0 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 136 in total exports, the number 177 in total imports,
the number 0 economy in terms of GDP per capita (current US$) and the number 133 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI)
Exports: The top exports of South Sudan are Crude Petroleum ($1.63B), Forage Crops ($32.1M), Raw Cotton ($13.8M), Gold ($12.4M), and Dried Legumes ($9.98M), exporting mostly to China ($1.59B), United Arab Emirates ($48.3M), India ($44.4M), Pakistan ($24.2M), and Uganda ($3.19M).
Imports: The top imports of South Sudan are Cars ($60.2M), Raw Sugar ($51.4M), Delivery Trucks ($43.8M), Cereal Flours ($36.3M), and Palm Oil ($28.2M), importing mostly from Uganda ($301M), United Arab Emirates ($162M), Kenya ($128M), China ($76.7M), and United States ($21.7M).
Location: South Sudan borders Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Sudan, and Uganda by land and Saudi Arabia by sea.