Philippines

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Econ Complexity 61st of 185
1980
2014

$80B

Exports 41st of 220
1980
2014

$80.7B

Imports 38th of 220
1980
2014

$6.97k

GDP Per Capita 115th of 185
1990
2014

The Philippines is the 41st largest export economy in the world and the 61st most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2014, the Philippines exported $80B and imported $80.7B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $741M. In 2014 the GDP of the Philippines was $284B and its GDP per capita was $6.97k.

The top exports of the Philippines are Integrated Circuits ($17.1B), Computers ($6.44B), Office Machine Parts ($4.37B), Semiconductor Devices ($3.65B) and Nickel Ore ($2.9B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Integrated Circuits ($9.7B), Refined Petroleum ($6.15B), Crude Petroleum ($5.88B), Cars ($2.74B) and Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($2.52B).

The top export destinations of the Philippines are China ($19B), Japan ($11.1B), the United States ($9.4B), Singapore ($5.54B) and Hong Kong ($5.01B). The top import origins are China ($13.8B), South Korea ($7.51B), Japan ($7.02B), the United States ($6.65B) and Singapore ($4.84B).

The Philippines is an island and borders China, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Taiwan, Vietnam and Palau by sea.

Economic Complexity of the Philippines

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