Kenya

-0.57

Econ Complexity 76th of 184
1980
2015

$5.25B

Exports 107th of 221
1980
2015

$17.6B

Imports 77th of 221
1980
2015

$3.09k

GDP Per Capita 147th of 184
1990
2015

Kenya is the 107th largest export economy in the world and the 76th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Kenya exported $5.25B and imported $17.6B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $12.3B. In 2015 the GDP of Kenya was $63.4B and its GDP per capita was $3.09k.

The top exports of Kenya are Tea ($1.15B), Cut Flowers ($653M), Refined Petroleum ($389M), Coffee ($227M) and Legumes ($151M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($2.18B), Cars ($517M), Packaged Medicaments ($447M), Video Displays ($438M) and Delivery Trucks ($387M).

The top export destinations of Kenya are the United States ($556M), Uganda ($534M), the Netherlands ($431M), the United Kingdom ($391M) and Zambia ($390M). The top import origins are China ($5.92B), India ($3.18B), Japan ($892M), Tanzania ($793M) and South Africa ($604M).

Kenya borders Ethiopia, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda.

Economic Complexity of Kenya

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