Marshall Islands


Exports 161st of 236


Imports 114th of 236


GDP Per Capita 135th of 186

The Marshall Islands is the 161st largest export economy in the world. In 2013, the Marshall Islands exported $808M and imported $8.79B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $7.99B. In 2013 the GDP of the Marshall Islands was $190M and its GDP per capita was $3.9k.

The top exports of the Marshall Islands are Special Purpose Ships ($308M), Passenger and Cargo Ships ($282M), Non-fillet Frozen Fish ($157M), Refined Petroleum ($17.6M) and Scrap Vessels ($10.6M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Passenger and Cargo Ships ($5.72B), Special Purpose Ships ($2.36B), Refined Petroleum ($335M), Recreational Boats ($155M) and Tug Boats ($61.8M).

The top export destinations of the Marshall Islands are South Africa ($307M), South Korea ($177M), Poland ($113M), China ($73.9M) and Thailand ($72.9M). The top import origins are South Korea ($7.45B), China ($380M), Germany ($200M), Turkey ($112M) and Poland ($110M).

The Marshall Islands is an island and borders Micronesia, Kiribati and Nauru by sea.

Economic Complexity of the Marshall Islands

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