South Sudan

$12.1M

Exports 209th of 221
2008
2015

$426M

Imports 185th of 221
2008
2015

$1.85k

GDP Per Capita 162nd of 184
2008
2015

South Sudan is the 209th largest export economy in the world. In 2015, South Sudan exported $12.1M and imported $426M, resulting in a negative trade balance of $413M. In 2015 the GDP of South Sudan was $9B and its GDP per capita was $1.85k.

The top exports of South Sudan are Oil Seed Flower ($4.69M), Other Oily Seeds ($3.5M), Scrap Iron ($414k), Telephones ($354k) and Recreational Boats ($328k), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Raw Sugar ($39.8M), Packaged Medicaments ($24.7M), Cereal Flours ($22.3M), Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($20.4M) and Cars ($17.2M).

The top export destinations of South Sudan are Algeria ($8.92M), Pakistan ($1.11M), Uganda ($789k), Ethiopia ($295k) and Ukraine ($279k). The top import origins are Uganda ($234M), Pakistan ($39.2M), the Netherlands ($22.9M), Ukraine ($22.3M) and France ($17.8M).

South Sudan borders the Central African Republic, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Sudan and Uganda by land and Saudi Arabia by sea.

Economic Complexity of South Sudan

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