Philippines

0.38

Econ Complexity 38th of 184
1980
2015

$77.9B

Exports 39th of 221
1980
2015

$76.8B

Imports 37th of 221
1980
2015

$7.39k

GDP Per Capita 116th of 184
1990
2015

The Philippines is the 39th largest export economy in the world and the 38th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, the Philippines exported $77.9B and imported $76.8B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $1.06B. In 2015 the GDP of the Philippines was $292B and its GDP per capita was $7.39k.

The top exports of the Philippines are Integrated Circuits ($20.6B), Computers ($5.86B), Semiconductor Devices ($3.55B), Office Machine Parts ($3.26B) and Insulated Wire ($2.33B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Integrated Circuits ($9.5B), Refined Petroleum ($4.2B), Crude Petroleum ($3.54B), Cars ($2.56B) and Office Machine Parts ($1.81B).

The top export destinations of the Philippines are China ($16.2B), Japan ($10.3B), the United States ($10.2B), Hong Kong ($8.11B) and Singapore ($4.59B). The top import origins are China ($15.2B), Japan ($7.41B), South Korea ($6.33B), the United States ($6.07B) and Thailand ($5.14B).

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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