Exports 154th of 221


Imports 162nd of 221


GDP Per Capita 165th of 184

Rwanda is the 154th largest export economy in the world. In 2015, Rwanda exported $740M and imported $1.91B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $1.17B. In 2015 the GDP of Rwanda was $8.1B and its GDP per capita was $1.76k.

The top exports of Rwanda are Niobium, Tantalum, Vanadium and Zirconium Ore ($118M), Tea ($114M), Refined Petroleum ($81.9M), Tin Ores ($67.9M) and Coffee ($66M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Broadcasting Equipment ($75.7M), Cement ($75M), Packaged Medicaments ($67.1M), Raw Sugar ($54.6M) and Cars ($44.6M).

The top export destinations of Rwanda are the Democratic Republic of the Congo ($186M), Kenya ($90.3M), the United States ($51.9M), China ($45M) and the United Arab Emirates ($40M). The top import origins are China ($341M), Uganda ($230M), India ($191M), Kenya ($143M) and Tanzania ($98.5M).

Rwanda borders Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Tanzania and Uganda.

Economic Complexity of Rwanda

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