The Central African Republic is the 183rd largest export economy in the world. In 2016, the Central African Republic exported $166M and imported $455M, resulting in a negative trade balance of $288M. In 2016 the GDP of the Central African Republic was $1.76B and its GDP per capita was $698.
The top exports of the Central African Republic are Rough Wood ($44.6M), Delivery Trucks ($20.8M), Sawn Wood ($17.3M), Vehicle Parts ($17.1M) and Pitted Fruits ($15.2M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Cars ($56.9M), Packaged Medicaments ($31.1M), Armored vehicles ($21.8M), Delivery Trucks ($18.7M) and Telephones ($18.4M).
The top export destinations of the Central African Republic are France ($40.7M), Belarus ($32.9M), China ($28.8M), Burundi ($12.6M) and Cameroon ($7.47M). The top import origins are France ($83.8M), Japan ($40.5M), the United States ($40.3M), China ($39.4M) and Italy ($28.4M).