Iran is the 56th largest export economy in the world and the 65th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2014, Iran exported $51B and imported $53.8B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $2.78B. In 2014 the GDP of Iran was $425B and its GDP per capita was $17.3k.
The top exports of Iran are Crude Petroleum ($37.2B), Ethylene Polymers ($2.7B), Iron Ore ($1.58B), Acyclic Alcohols ($1.23B) and Other Nuts ($921M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Wheat ($2B), Rice ($1.31B), Corn ($1.19B), Soybean Meal ($1.08B) and Light Fixtures ($1.07B).
The top export destinations of Iran are China ($24.9B), India ($10.3B), Japan ($5.55B), South Korea ($4.12B) and Turkey ($1.48B). The top import origins are China ($24.1B), India ($4.4B), South Korea ($4.17B), Turkey ($3.82B) and Germany ($3.07B).