Singapore

1.81

Econ Complexity 7th of 184
1980
2015

$250B

Exports 19th of 221
1980
2015

$297B

Imports 16th of 221
1980
2015

$85.4k

GDP Per Capita 4th of 184
1990
2015

Singapore is the 19th largest export economy in the world and the 7th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Singapore exported $250B and imported $297B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $46.9B. In 2015 the GDP of Singapore was $292B and its GDP per capita was $85.4k.

The top exports of Singapore are Integrated Circuits ($43.8B), Refined Petroleum ($37.7B), Computers ($9.4B), Oxygen Amino Compounds ($6.66B) and Packaged Medicaments ($5.39B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Integrated Circuits ($49.1B), Refined Petroleum ($39.3B), Crude Petroleum ($17B), Passenger and Cargo Ships ($7.66B) and Computers ($7.11B).

The top export destinations of Singapore are Hong Kong ($34.7B), China ($30.3B), Indonesia ($27.8B), Malaysia ($22.3B) and the United States ($16.5B). The top import origins are China ($46.8B), Malaysia ($32.1B), the United States ($31.4B), Other Asia ($23.2B) and Japan ($19.8B).

Singapore is an island and borders Indonesia and Malaysia by sea.

Economic Complexity of Singapore

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