Burundi is the 177th largest export economy in the world and the 106th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Burundi exported $165M and imported $647M, resulting in a negative trade balance of $482M. In 2015 the GDP of Burundi was $3.1B and its GDP per capita was $727.
The top exports of Burundi are Coffee ($44.2M), Tea ($34M), Gold ($13.8M), Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($12M) and Soap ($6.24M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($99M), Telephones ($41.8M), Packaged Medicaments ($38.8M), Cars ($21.5M) and Special Pharmaceuticals ($17.8M).
The top export destinations of Burundi are the Democratic Republic of the Congo ($28.3M), Pakistan ($17.4M), Sudan ($15.2M), the United Arab Emirates ($14.5M) and Kenya ($13.4M). The top import origins are China ($82.1M), India ($70.3M), Belgium-Luxembourg ($55.9M), Tanzania ($49.7M) and the Netherlands ($39.8M).