The United Arab Emirates is the 29th largest export economy in the world. In 2016, the United Arab Emirates exported $98.8B and imported $184B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $86B. In 2016 the GDP of the United Arab Emirates was $348B and its GDP per capita was $72.4k.
The top exports of the United Arab Emirates are Gold ($15.8B), Diamonds ($12.3B), Jewellery ($11.8B), Cars ($4.5B) and Raw Aluminium ($4.22B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Gold ($31.9B), Diamonds ($12.5B), Cars ($11.6B), Broadcasting Equipment ($8.77B) and Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($8.5B).
The top export destinations of the United Arab Emirates are India ($11.3B), Iran ($8.81B), Switzerland ($7.42B), Iraq ($5.36B) and Oman ($5.15B). The top import origins are China ($30.1B), India ($30B), the United States ($22.4B), Germany ($16.3B) and the United Kingdom ($9.1B).