China is the largest export economy in the world and the 17th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2016, China exported $2.06T and imported $1.32T, resulting in a positive trade balance of $736B. In 2016 the GDP of China was $11.2T and its GDP per capita was $15.5k.
The top exports of China are Computers ($136B), Broadcasting Equipment ($115B), Telephones ($84.3B), Integrated Circuits ($54.8B) and Light Fixtures ($29.7B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Integrated Circuits ($128B), Crude Petroleum ($116B), Gold ($62.6B), Iron Ore ($58B) and Cars ($44B).
The top export destinations of China are the United States ($385B), Hong Kong ($287B), Japan ($129B), South Korea ($93.7B) and Germany ($65.2B). The top import origins are Hong Kong ($285B), South Korea ($124B), the United States ($115B), Japan ($113B) and Germany ($85.4B).
China borders Afghanistan, Bhutan, Hong Kong, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Macau, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, North Korea, Tajikistan, Vietnam and Russia by land and Brunei, Indonesia, Japan, South Korea, Malaysia, the Philippines and Taiwan by sea.