Yemen is the 128th largest export economy in the world and the 103rd most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Yemen exported $2.05B and imported $8.5B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $6.44B. In 2015 the GDP of Yemen was $37.7B and its GDP per capita was $2.82k.
The top exports of Yemen are Petroleum Gas ($718M), Crude Petroleum ($715M), Non-fillet Fresh Fish ($73.2M), Cars ($57.9M) and Refined Petroleum ($41.3M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Wheat ($1.36B), Refined Petroleum ($1.05B), Rice ($337M), Cars ($293M) and Raw Sugar ($183M).
The top export destinations of Yemen are China ($798M), South Korea ($331M), Saudi Arabia ($173M), India ($165M) and Japan ($149M). The top import origins are China ($1.28B), the United Arab Emirates ($722M), Saudi Arabia ($605M), Australia ($560M) and Turkey ($542M).