Costa Rica is the 71st largest export economy in the world and the 55th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2014, Costa Rica exported $21.3B and imported $13B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $8.26B. In 2014 the GDP of Costa Rica was $49.6B and its GDP per capita was $14.9k.
The top exports of Costa Rica are Integrated Circuits ($7.77B), Office Machine Parts ($3.12B), Bananas ($1.54B), Tropical Fruits ($1.49B) and Medical Instruments ($646M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($2.03B), Integrated Circuits ($980M), Cars ($514M), Broadcasting Equipment ($365M) and Computers ($185M).
The top export destinations of Costa Rica are Malaysia ($3.4B), the Netherlands ($3.01B), the United States ($2.68B), Mexico ($2.53B) and Hong Kong ($1.55B). The top import origins are the United States ($5.91B), China ($1.1B), Mexico ($984M), Japan ($479M) and Guatemala ($404M).