Burundi is the 180th largest export economy in the world. In 2016, Burundi exported $178M and imported $358M, resulting in a negative trade balance of $179M.
The top exports of Burundi are Gold ($107M), Coffee ($41.5M), Tea ($13.6M), Soap ($1.6M) and Niobium, Tantalum, Vanadium and Zirconium Ore ($1.34M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($32.8M), Packaged Medicaments ($25.1M), Delivery Trucks ($18M), Human or Animal Blood ($13.5M) and Wheat ($9.7M).
The top export destinations of Burundi are the United Arab Emirates ($107M), Pakistan ($12.3M), Germany ($12.2M), Sweden ($6.75M) and the United States ($6.52M). The top import origins are Tanzania ($52.1M), Uganda ($45M), China ($45M), Rwanda ($35.9M) and Belgium-Luxembourg ($32.9M).