Costa Rica is the 73rd largest export economy in the world and the 55th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2013, Costa Rica exported $25.6B and imported $18B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $7.63B. In 2013 the GDP of Costa Rica was $49.6B and its GDP per capita was $13.9k.
The top exports of Costa Rica are Integrated Circuits ($11.9B), Office Machine Parts ($2.32B), Medical Instruments ($1.58B), Bananas ($1.38B) and Tropical Fruits ($1.26B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($2.2B), Integrated Circuits ($1.72B), Cars ($546M), Printed Circuit Boards ($490M) and Packaged Medicaments ($387M).
The top export destinations of Costa Rica are the United States ($9.6B), the Netherlands ($2.26B), Mexico ($2B), Hong Kong ($1.28B) and China ($1.22B). The top import origins are the United States ($8.88B), China ($1.72B), Mexico ($1.13B), Japan ($554M) and Guatemala ($398M).