Sudan is the 101st largest export economy in the world and the 108th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Sudan exported $5.7B and imported $10.5B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $4.76B. In 2015 the GDP of Sudan was $97.2B and its GDP per capita was $4.39k.
The top exports of Sudan are Crude Petroleum ($3.09B), Gold ($686M), Sheep and Goats ($550M), Other Oily Seeds ($424M) and Insect Resins ($121M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($708M), Raw Sugar ($479M), Packaged Medicaments ($316M), Unpackaged Medicaments ($274M) and Wheat ($266M).
The top export destinations of Sudan are China ($3.06B), the United Arab Emirates ($805M), Saudi Arabia ($683M), India ($188M) and Japan ($148M). The top import origins are China ($2.58B), India ($912M), Jordan ($781M), Egypt ($596M) and Saudi Arabia ($515M).