Italy is the 7th largest export economy in the world and the 17th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Italy exported $446B and imported $404B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $42.2B. In 2015 the GDP of Italy was $1.82T and its GDP per capita was $37.2k.
The top exports of Italy are Packaged Medicaments ($20.1B), Cars ($14B), Refined Petroleum ($12.7B), Vehicle Parts ($12.1B) and Valves ($7.75B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Cars ($22.8B), Crude Petroleum ($22.7B), Petroleum Gas ($16.2B), Packaged Medicaments ($14.1B) and Vehicle Parts ($7.33B).
The top export destinations of Italy are Germany ($51.5B), France ($43.1B), the United States ($43B), the United Kingdom ($24.6B) and Spain ($19.7B). The top import origins are Germany ($62.5B), France ($35.5B), China ($31B), the Netherlands ($22.4B) and Belgium-Luxembourg ($19.8B).