Tanzania is the 95th largest export economy in the world and the 117th 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).