Madagascar

-1.49

Econ Complexity 134th of 184
1980
2015

$2.52B

Exports 123rd of 221
1980
2015

$2.92B

Imports 146th of 221
1980
2015

$1.47k

GDP Per Capita 172nd of 184
1990
2015

Madagascar is the 123rd largest export economy in the world and the 134th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Madagascar exported $2.52B and imported $2.92B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $396M. In 2015 the GDP of Madagascar was $9.7B and its GDP per capita was $1.47k.

The top exports of Madagascar are Raw Nickel ($586M), Vanilla ($289M), Knit Sweaters ($181M), Cloves ($171M) and Cobalt ($92.5M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($406M), Rice ($88.1M), Sulphur ($83.9M), Prepared Wool or Animal Hair ($67.7M) and Packaged Medicaments ($65.1M).

The top export destinations of Madagascar are France ($465M), the United States ($308M), Germany ($175M), China ($162M) and South Africa ($149M). The top import origins are China ($603M), France ($263M), Bahrain ($184M), India ($180M) and the United Arab Emirates ($174M).

Madagascar is an island and borders Comoros, Mozambique, Mayotte, the Seychelles and France by sea.

Economic Complexity of Madagascar

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