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Learn More About Trade in Kenya

Top 5 Products exported by Kenya Tea (21%), Cut Flowers (13%), Coffee (6.1%), Legumes (3.9%), and Passenger and Cargo Ships (1.8%)
Top 5 Products imported by Kenya Refined Petroleum (19%), Packaged Medicaments (2.9%), Cars (2.8%), Delivery Trucks (2.1%), and Hot-Rolled Iron (2.1%)
Top 5 Export destinations of Kenya Uganda (12%), Tanzania (12%), Netherlands (10%), United Kingdom (9.8%), and United States (8.2%)
Top 5 Import origins of Kenya India (27%), China (20%), South Africa (5.1%), Japan (4.6%), and United Kingdom (4.3%)

Kenya is ranked 83 with an Economic Complexity Index (ECI) of -0.251144

Kenya is the top exporter of Legumes, and Agave.


What does Kenya export?

1 0902 Tea $951,275,418.36 21%
2 0603 Cut Flowers $591,793,620.32 13%
3 0901 Coffee $280,889,386.86 6.1%
4 0708 Legumes $177,455,915.42 3.9%
5 8901 Passenger and Cargo Ships $82,934,058.22 1.8%
6 6204 Non-Knit Women's Suits $78,886,683.00 1.7%
7 3923 Plastic Lids $73,627,783.08 1.6%
8 2710 Refined Petroleum $68,855,023.82 1.5%
9 3004 Packaged Medicaments $66,838,628.00 1.5%
10 2836 Carbonates $64,030,626.61 1.4%
11 2523 Cement $57,583,221.87 1.3%
12 2008 Other Processed Fruits and Nuts $53,092,926.61 1.2%
13 0602 Other Live Plants $50,706,468.48 1.1%
14 4104 Tanned Equine and Bovine Hides $46,130,998.55 1.0%
15 8906 Other Sea Vessels $45,155,445.00 0.99%
16 6203 Non-Knit Men's Suits $42,827,047.00 0.94%
17 0304 Fish Fillets $40,524,869.28 0.89%
18 0802 Other Nuts $40,423,852.12 0.88%
19 4106 Tanned Goat Hides $38,842,796.00 0.85%
20 6110 Knit Sweaters $36,875,191.00 0.81%
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What does Kenya import?

1 2710 Refined Petroleum $2,703,673,845.00 19%
2 3004 Packaged Medicaments $400,517,587.00 2.9%
3 8703 Cars $392,772,064.00 2.8%
4 8704 Delivery Trucks $299,813,308.00 2.1%
5 7208 Hot-Rolled Iron $294,642,109.00 2.1%
6 1001 Wheat $267,141,151.00 1.9%
7 8802 Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft $231,524,490.00 1.7%
8 1006 Rice $216,378,571.00 1.5%
9 8517 Telephones $210,715,626.00 1.5%
10 1511 Palm Oil $198,946,516.00 1.4%
11 8471 Computers $189,855,824.00 1.4%
12 8701 Tractors $177,248,143.00 1.3%
13 4011 Rubber Tires $168,647,718.00 1.2%
14 0902 Tea $168,483,296.00 1.2%
15 1701 Raw Sugar $167,534,739.00 1.2%
16 3105 Mixed Mineral or Chemical Fertilizers $129,622,631.00 0.93%
17 8525 Broadcasting Equipment $127,927,196.00 0.92%
18 7210 Coated Flat-Rolled Iron $120,879,828.00 0.86%
19 5407 Synthetic Filament Yarn Woven Fabric $118,711,236.00 0.85%
20 6309 Used Clothing $93,512,420.00 0.67%
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Where does Kenya export to?

1 UGA Uganda $550,992,522.71 12%
2 TZA Tanzania $550,107,447.79 12%
3 NLD Netherlands $470,212,586.99 10%
4 GBR United Kingdom $449,216,571.12 9.8%
5 USA United States $373,723,814.92 8.2%
6 EGY Egypt $276,580,684.61 6.0%
7 PAK Pakistan $224,399,481.39 4.9%
8 RWA Rwanda $130,501,018.84 2.9%
9 DEU Germany $130,112,226.33 2.8%
10 RUS Russia $130,083,978.03 2.8%
11 ITA Italy $102,776,274.98 2.2%
12 IND India $94,611,676.39 2.1%
13 FRA France $93,710,128.07 2.0%
14 HKG Hong Kong $79,420,750.05 1.7%
15 KAZ Kazakhstan $55,016,762.97 1.2%
16 SWE Sweden $53,264,235.68 1.2%
17 BLX Belgium-Luxembourg $53,186,402.93 1.2%
18 NOR Norway $51,494,645.71 1.1%
19 CHN China $48,539,140.39 1.1%
20 SDN Sudan $48,019,961.67 1.1%
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Where does Kenya import from?

1 IND India $3,752,292,576.00 27%
2 CHN China $2,758,842,408.00 20%
3 ZAF South Africa $708,432,467.00 5.1%
4 JPN Japan $641,861,420.00 4.6%
5 GBR United Kingdom $599,698,829.00 4.3%
6 DEU Germany $384,354,061.00 2.8%
7 TZA Tanzania $347,508,357.00 2.5%
8 USA United States $297,922,576.00 2.1%
9 BRA Brazil $289,188,591.00 2.1%
10 FRA France $278,241,368.00 2.0%
11 IDN Indonesia $266,926,054.00 1.9%
12 EGY Egypt $265,818,508.00 1.9%
13 KOR South Korea $262,737,703.00 1.9%
14 UGA Uganda $226,673,799.00 1.6%
15 NLD Netherlands $221,992,504.00 1.6%
16 ITA Italy $198,732,007.00 1.4%
17 PAK Pakistan $195,583,359.00 1.4%
18 OMN Oman $194,803,657.00 1.4%
19 BLX Belgium-Luxembourg $190,869,512.00 1.4%
20 HKG Hong Kong $168,685,875.00 1.2%
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