Colombia

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Econ Complexity 58th of 184
1980
2015

$37.5B

Exports 53rd of 221
1980
2015

$51.7B

Imports 48th of 221
1980
2015

$13.8k

GDP Per Capita 85th of 184
1990
2015

Colombia is the 53rd largest export economy in the world and the 58th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Colombia exported $37.5B and imported $51.7B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $14.1B. In 2015 the GDP of Colombia was $292B and its GDP per capita was $13.8k.

The top exports of Colombia are Crude Petroleum ($12.7B), Coal Briquettes ($5.36B), Coffee ($2.72B), Cut Flowers ($1.3B) and Gold ($1.3B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($5.08B), Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($2.23B), Cars ($2.1B), Broadcasting Equipment ($1.61B) and Packaged Medicaments ($1.38B).

The top export destinations of Colombia are the United States ($10.4B), Panama ($2.42B), China ($2.27B), the Netherlands ($1.78B) and Spain ($1.69B). The top import origins are the United States ($15.4B), China ($9.7B), Mexico ($3.83B), Germany ($2.19B) and Brazil ($2.11B).

Colombia borders Panama, Brazil, Ecuador, Peru and Venezuela by land and Costa Rica, the Cayman Islands, the Dominican Republic, Honduras, Haiti, Jamaica and Nicaragua by sea.

Economic Complexity of Colombia

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