Italy

1.22

Econ Complexity 17th of 186
1980
2013

$499B

Exports 10th of 236
1980
2013

$465B

Imports 11th of 236
1980
2013

$35.3k

GDP Per Capita 26th of 186
1990
2013

Italy is the 10th largest export economy in the world and the 17th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2013, Italy exported $499B and imported $465B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $34.2B. In 2013 the GDP of Italy was $2.15T and its GDP per capita was $35.3k.

The top exports of Italy are Packaged Medicaments ($22.1B), Refined Petroleum ($19.8B), Vehicle Parts ($14.3B), Cars ($10.6B) and Valves ($9B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Crude Petroleum ($45.3B), Petroleum Gas ($26.8B), Cars ($20.3B), Packaged Medicaments ($15.3B) and Refined Petroleum ($14.6B).

The top export destinations of Italy are Germany ($58.8B), France ($49.8B), the United States ($38.1B), the United Kingdom ($24.8B) and Switzerland ($24.7B). The top import origins are Germany ($68.1B), France ($38.4B), China ($30.2B), the Netherlands ($26.8B) and Russia ($26.5B).

Italy borders Austria, Switzerland, France, San Marino, Slovenia and the Holy See (Vatican City) by land and Algeria, Libya, Tunisia, Albania, Spain, Greece, Croatia, Malta and Montenegro by sea.

Economic Complexity of Italy

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