Liberia

-0.57

Econ Complexity 92nd of 184
1980
2015

$836M

Exports 153rd of 221
1980
2015

$5.85B

Imports 121st of 221
1980
2015

$835

GDP Per Capita 179th of 184
1990
2015

Liberia is the 153rd largest export economy in the world and the 92nd most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Liberia exported $836M and imported $5.85B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $5.02B. In 2015 the GDP of Liberia was $2.05B and its GDP per capita was $835.

The top exports of Liberia are Passenger and Cargo Ships ($376M), Iron Ore ($199M), Rubber ($101M), Rough Wood ($39M) and Cocoa Beans ($37.9M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Passenger and Cargo Ships ($4.03B), Refined Petroleum ($481M), Rice ($97.2M), Boat Propellers ($89.1M) and Iron Structures ($64.1M).

The top export destinations of Liberia are Poland ($279M), China ($152M), India ($76.5M), the United States ($44.6M) and Greece ($39.2M). The top import origins are China ($1.36B), South Korea ($1.32B), Japan ($861M), the Philippines ($564M) and Germany ($335M).

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

Economic Complexity of Liberia

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