Kazakhstan is the 51st largest export economy in the world and the 48th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Kazakhstan exported $40.9B and imported $31.7B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $9.2B. In 2015 the GDP of Kazakhstan was $184B and its GDP per capita was $25k.
The top exports of Kazakhstan are Crude Petroleum ($19.8B), Refined Copper ($2.54B), Petroleum Gas ($2.5B), Radioactive Chemicals ($2.42B) and Ferroalloys ($1.4B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Other Large Iron Pipes ($1.17B), Refined Petroleum ($1.13B), Packaged Medicaments ($916M), Cars ($868M) and Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($556M).
The top export destinations of Kazakhstan are China ($5.53B), Russia ($4.66B), the Netherlands ($3.55B), France ($3.01B) and Italy ($2.93B). The top import origins are Russia ($10.5B), China ($5.61B), Germany ($1.74B), the United States ($1.37B) and France ($1.21B).