Tanzania

-0.78

Econ Complexity 114th of 185
1988
2014

$6.4B

Exports 102nd of 220
1988
2014

$13.5B

Imports 90th of 220
1988
2014

$2.54k

GDP Per Capita 150th of 185
1990
2014

Tanzania is the 102nd largest export economy in the world and the 114th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2014, Tanzania exported $6.4B and imported $13.5B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $7.07B. In 2014 the GDP of Tanzania was $48.1B and its GDP per capita was $2.54k.

The top exports of Tanzania are Gold ($1.37B), Raw Tobacco ($402M), Precious Metal Ore ($366M), Other Oily Seeds ($280M) and Copper Ore ($244M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($3.42B), Palm Oil ($354M), Packaged Medicaments ($339M), Cars ($310M) and Wheat ($247M).

The top export destinations of Tanzania are India ($1.09B), South Africa ($754M), China ($530M), Kenya ($445M) and Japan ($392M). The top import origins are India ($2.55B), China ($2.32B), the United Arab Emirates ($1.12B), Switzerland ($839M) and Kenya ($646M).

Tanzania borders Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Mozambique, Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda and Zambia by land and Comoros and the Seychelles by sea.

Economic Complexity of Tanzania

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