Burma

-1.69

Econ Complexity 137th of 184
1980
2015

$12.4B

Exports 78th of 221
1980
2015

$21.4B

Imports 70th of 221
1980
2015

$5.25k

GDP Per Capita 128th of 184
1990
2015

Burma is the 78th largest export economy in the world and the 137th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Burma exported $12.4B and imported $21.4B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $9.1B. In 2015 the GDP of Burma was $62.6B and its GDP per capita was $5.25k.

The top exports of Burma are Petroleum Gas ($4.42B), Precious Stones ($2.03B), Dried Legumes ($1.05B), Tin Ores ($367M) and Pearl Products ($332M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($1.93B), Special Purpose Ships ($759M), Delivery Trucks ($684M), Broadcasting Equipment ($622M) and Telephones ($479M).

The top export destinations of Burma are China ($5.03B), Thailand ($3.27B), India ($963M), Japan ($858M) and South Korea ($504M). The top import origins are China ($9.4B), Thailand ($4.11B), Singapore ($2.44B), Japan ($1.04B) and India ($859M).

Burma borders Bangladesh, China, India, Laos and Thailand.

Economic Complexity of Burma

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