Iraq

-1.84

Econ Complexity 142nd of 185
2000
2014

$73.8B

Exports 45th of 220
2000
2014

$36.1B

Imports 61st of 220
2000
2014

$15.1k

GDP Per Capita 75th of 185
2000
2014

Iraq is the 45th largest export economy in the world and the 142nd most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2014, Iraq exported $73.8B and imported $36.1B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $37.7B. In 2014 the GDP of Iraq was $223B and its GDP per capita was $15.1k.

The top exports of Iraq are Crude Petroleum ($73B), Refined Petroleum ($468M), Gold ($115M), Tropical Fruits ($77.5M) and Tanned Sheep Hides ($20.5M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Cars ($1.23B), Delivery Trucks ($870M), Insulated Wire ($861M), Raw Iron Bars ($841M) and Rice ($753M).

The top export destinations of Iraq are China ($18.7B), India ($14.6B), the United States ($12.2B), South Korea ($6B) and Greece ($4.75B). The top import origins are Turkey ($10.8B), China ($7.69B), South Korea ($1.8B), the United States ($1.53B) and Germany ($1.36B).

Iraq borders Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Syria and Turkey.

Economic Complexity of Iraq

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