Vanuatu is the 174th largest export economy in the world. In 2017, Vanuatu exported $207M and imported $244M, resulting in a negative trade balance of $37M. In 2017 the GDP of Vanuatu was $862M and its GDP per capita was $3.21k.
The top exports of Vanuatu are Non-fillet Frozen Fish ($70.5M), Tug Boats ($70M), Copra ($17.2M), Molluscs ($8.18M) and Perfume Plants ($7.97M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($38.8M), Poultry Meat ($6.83M), Baked Goods ($6.72M), Broadcasting Equipment ($6.13M) and Delivery Trucks ($5.4M).
The top export destinations of Vanuatu are Mauritania ($70M), Japan ($66M), the Philippines ($18.4M), China ($13.7M) and South Korea ($8.5M). The top import origins are China ($64.9M), Australia ($42.5M), Fiji ($30.6M), Malaysia ($22.9M) and New Zealand ($19.3M).