Kazakhstan is the 42nd largest export economy in the world and the 65th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2016, Kazakhstan exported $36.8B and imported $25.1B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $11.6B. In 2016 the GDP of Kazakhstan was $133B and its GDP per capita was $25.3k.
The top exports of Kazakhstan are Crude Petroleum ($19.4B), Refined Copper ($1.82B), Radioactive Chemicals ($1.77B), Petroleum Gas ($1.74B) and Ferroalloys ($1.4B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($777M), Packaged Medicaments ($695M), Other Large Iron Pipes ($525M), Valves ($483M) and Petroleum Gas ($473M).
The top export destinations of Kazakhstan are Italy ($7.47B), China ($4.21B), Russia ($3.51B), the Netherlands ($3.26B) and Switzerland ($2.69B). The top import origins are Russia ($9.4B), China ($8.29B), Germany ($1.26B), the United States ($1.11B) and Italy ($931M).