Overview In 2021, Yemen was the number 108 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 146 in total exports, the number 101 in total imports,
the number 172 economy in terms of GDP per capita (current US$) and the number 113 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI) .
Exports The top exports of Yemen are Crude Petroleum ($1.06B), Scrap Iron ($81.5M), Non-fillet Fresh Fish ($79.7M), Gold ($72.7M), and Non-fillet Frozen Fish ($68.6M), exporting mostly to Thailand ($487M), China ($411M), Saudi Arabia ($218M), Oman ($167M), and Austria ($125M).
Imports The top imports of Yemen are Refined Petroleum ($950M), Wheat ($840M), Raw Iron Bars ($550M), Cars ($406M), and Rice ($366M), importing mostly from China ($2.57B), Saudi Arabia ($2.07B), United Arab Emirates ($1.39B), Turkey ($1.1B), and Oman ($781M).
Location Yemen borders Oman and Saudi Arabia by land and Djibouti, Eritrea, and Somalia by sea.