Sri Lanka is the 81st largest export economy in the world and the 70th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Sri Lanka exported $11.8B and imported $21B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $9.2B. In 2015 the GDP of Sri Lanka was $82.3B and its GDP per capita was $11.8k.
The top exports of Sri Lanka are Tea ($1.22B), Other Women's Undergarments ($617M), Knit Women's Undergarments ($570M), Non-Knit Women's Suits ($555M) and Knit Women's Suits ($502M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($2.06B), Refined Petroleum ($1.51B), Cars ($1.29B), Crude Petroleum ($679M) and Light Rubberized Knitted Fabric ($539M).
The top export destinations of Sri Lanka are the United States ($2.99B), the United Kingdom ($1.1B), India ($830M), Germany ($584M) and Italy ($420M). The top import origins are India ($5.49B), China ($3.55B), Japan ($1.38B), France ($1B) and the United Arab Emirates ($986M).