Overview: In 2018 Syria was the number 157 in total exports and the number 119 in total imports. In 2018, Syria exported $695M and imported $6.21B, resulting in a negative trade balance of -$5.52B. In 2018, Syria's exports per capita were $41.1 and its imports per capita were $367.
Trade: The top exports of Syria are Pure Olive Oil ($129M), Spice Seeds ($71.7M), Other Nuts ($50M), Apples and Pears ($28.9M), and Calcium Phosphates ($27.3M). The top imports of Syria are Broadcasting Equipment ($577M), Rolled Tobacco ($339M), Raw Sugar ($152M), Seed Oils ($119M), and Wheat Flours ($109M).
Destinations: Syria exports mostly to Saudi Arabia ($105M), Lebanon ($91.2M), Egypt ($80.9M), Turkey ($69.3M), and Jordan ($67.9M), and imports mostly from China ($1.28B), Turkey ($1.24B), United Arab Emirates ($1.19B), Egypt ($320M), and Russia ($228M).
Location: Syria borders Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, and Turkey by land and Cyprus by sea.