Liberia

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Econ Complexity 129th of 185
1980
2014

$897M

Exports 153rd of 220
1980
2014

$6.08B

Imports 124th of 220
1980
2014

$842

GDP Per Capita 176th of 185
1990
2014

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).

Liberia borders Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea and Sierra Leone.

Economic Complexity of Liberia

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