Botswana is the 89th largest export economy in the world. In 2016, Botswana exported $18.1B and imported $13.6B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $4.51B. In 2016 the GDP of Botswana was $15.3B and its GDP per capita was $16.7k.
The top exports of Botswana are Diamonds ($8B), Nickel Mattes ($319M), Insulated Wire ($118M), Bovine Meat ($78.3M) and Frozen Bovine Meat ($54.7M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Diamonds ($1.8B), Refined Petroleum ($583M), Cars ($173M), Delivery Trucks ($173M) and Electricity ($164M).
The top export destinations of Botswana are Belgium ($1.38B), India ($1.11B), South Africa ($993M), Namibia ($847M) and the United Arab Emirates ($708M). The top import origins are South Africa ($3.71B), Namibia ($676M), Canada ($338M), China ($209M) and Belgium ($141M).