Burma

-1.7

Econ Complexity 140th of 185
1980
2014

$11.9B

Exports 84th of 220
1980
2014

$21B

Imports 76th of 220
1980
2014

Burma is the 84th largest export economy in the world and the 140th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2014, Burma exported $11.9B and imported $21B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $9.1B. In 2014 the GDP of Burma was $64.3B and its GDP per capita was $1.2k.

The top exports of Burma are Petroleum Gas ($4.47B), Dried Legumes ($1.06B), Rough Wood ($920M), Precious Stones ($752M) and Pearl Products ($488M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($1.94B), Broadcasting Equipment ($910M), Delivery Trucks ($691M), Precious Stones ($686M) and Cars ($599M).

The top export destinations of Burma are China ($4.25B), Thailand ($3.63B), India ($1.1B), Japan ($851M) and South Korea ($579M). The top import origins are China ($8.8B), Thailand ($4.21B), Singapore ($2.18B), Japan ($1.16B) and India ($860M).

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

Economic Complexity of Burma

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