Overview: In 2018 Thailand was the number 25 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 22 in total exports, the number 23 in total imports, and the number 28 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2018, Thailand exported $262B and imported $227B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $34.3B. In 2018, Thailand's exports per capita were $3.77k and its imports per capita were $3.27k.
Trade: The top exports of Thailand are Office Machine Parts ($18.6B), Cars ($10.9B), Integrated Circuits ($9.54B), Delivery Trucks ($9.21B), and Vehicle Parts ($8.23B). The top imports of Thailand are Crude Petroleum ($23.7B), Integrated Circuits ($9.57B), Gold ($7.94B), Petroleum Gas ($6.96B), and Vehicle Parts ($6.58B).
Destinations: Thailand exports mostly to China ($31B), United States ($29.3B), Japan ($24.9B), Vietnam ($13B), and Hong Kong ($12.5B), and imports mostly from China ($45.6B), Japan ($31.6B), Malaysia ($13.9B), United States ($12.8B), and Singapore ($9.86B).
Location: Thailand borders Burma, Cambodia, Laos, and Malaysia by land and India, Indonesia, and Vietnam by sea.