Tanzania

-1.04

Econ Complexity 93rd of 184
1988
2015

$6.63B

Exports 95th of 221
1988
2015

$14.9B

Imports 85th of 221
1988
2015

$2.67k

GDP Per Capita 152nd of 184
1990
2015

Tanzania is the 95th largest export economy in the world and the 93rd most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Tanzania exported $6.63B and imported $14.9B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $8.25B. In 2015 the GDP of Tanzania was $45.6B and its GDP per capita was $2.67k.

The top exports of Tanzania are Gold ($1.42B), Raw Tobacco ($431M), Precious Metal Ore ($377M), Video Displays ($351M) and Coconuts, Brazil Nuts, and Cashews ($312M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($6.89B), Packaged Medicaments ($330M), Telephones ($236M), Palm Oil ($224M) and Cars ($222M).

The top export destinations of Tanzania are India ($1.12B), Kenya ($793M), South Africa ($698M), China ($620M) and Japan ($370M). The top import origins are Saudi Arabia ($5.6B), China ($2.23B), India ($1.24B), the United Arab Emirates ($789M) and South Africa ($567M).

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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