Liberia is the 153rd largest export economy in the world and the 129th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2014, Liberia exported $897M and imported $6.08B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $5.18B. In 2014 the GDP of Liberia was $2.01B and its GDP per capita was $842.
The top exports of Liberia are Iron Ore ($345M), Passenger and Cargo Ships ($248M), Rubber ($156M), Rough Wood ($33.1M) and Cocoa Beans ($25.8M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Passenger and Cargo Ships ($2.71B), Special Purpose Ships ($1.26B), Refined Petroleum ($663M), Rice ($108M) and Iron Structures ($92.3M).
The top export destinations of Liberia are China ($243M), Poland ($126M), Germany ($84.5M), Greece ($80.8M) and the United States ($79M). The top import origins are South Korea ($2.98B), China ($1.09B), Germany ($438M), Japan ($208M) and India ($173M).