Uganda

-0.29

Econ Complexity 81st of 185
1982
2014

$2.34B

Exports 133rd of 220
1982
2014

$6.03B

Imports 125th of 220
1982
2014

$1.77k

GDP Per Capita 162nd of 185
1990
2014

Uganda is the 133rd largest export economy in the world and the 81st most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2014, Uganda exported $2.34B and imported $6.03B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $3.7B. In 2014 the GDP of Uganda was $27B and its GDP per capita was $1.77k.

The top exports of Uganda are Coffee ($471M), Raw Tobacco ($131M), Fish Fillets ($99M), Cement ($93.7M) and Tea ($93.4M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($1.27B), Packaged Medicaments ($321M), Palm Oil ($224M), Cars ($207M) and Delivery Trucks ($135M).

The top export destinations of Uganda are Kenya ($268M), Rwanda ($263M), South Sudan ($249M), the Democratic Republic of the Congo ($180M) and the Netherlands ($150M). The top import origins are India ($1.4B), China ($742M), Kenya ($569M), the United Arab Emirates ($384M) and Japan ($336M).

Uganda borders the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan and Tanzania.

Economic Complexity of Uganda

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