Ghana is the 84th largest export economy in the world and the 127th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Ghana exported $10.5B and imported $13.8B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $3.28B. In 2015 the GDP of Ghana was $37.5B and its GDP per capita was $4.21k.
The top exports of Ghana are Gold ($4.33B), Cocoa Beans ($1.98B), Crude Petroleum ($1.7B), Cocoa Paste ($369M) and Cocoa Butter ($239M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($938M), Gold ($303M), Cars ($282M), Rice ($270M) and Packaged Medicaments ($240M).
The top export destinations of Ghana are India ($3.21B), Switzerland ($1.39B), China ($1.06B), the Netherlands ($669M) and France ($607M). The top import origins are China ($5.31B), the Netherlands ($884M), the United States ($848M), India ($641M) and France ($515M).