Niger is the 146th largest export economy in the world and the 98th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2014, Niger exported $1.2B and imported $2.3B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $1.1B. In 2014 the GDP of Niger was $8.17B and its GDP per capita was $937.
The top exports of Niger are Radioactive Chemicals ($546M), Refined Petroleum ($249M), Uranium and Thorium Ore ($106M), Other Oily Seeds ($37.7M) and Rice ($23.6M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Rice ($130M), Cement ($93.6M), Cars ($90.4M), Excavation Machinery ($89.2M) and Packaged Medicaments ($77.1M).
The top export destinations of Niger are France ($524M), Nigeria ($138M), Burkina Faso ($134M), China ($133M) and the United States ($80M). The top import origins are China ($451M), France ($308M), the United States ($124M), India ($97.3M) and Thailand ($87.5M).