The Cayman Islands is the 130th largest export economy in the world. In 2016, the Cayman Islands exported $2.25B and imported $4.4B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $2.15B.
The top exports of the Cayman Islands are Recreational Boats ($1.69B), Passenger and Cargo Ships ($366M), Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($90.1M), Gold ($69.8M) and Paintings ($6.19M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Recreational Boats ($2.59B), Passenger and Cargo Ships ($888M), Refined Petroleum ($89.1M), Gold ($74.6M) and Sulfate Chemical Woodpulp ($63.7M).
The top export destinations of the Cayman Islands are Malta ($729M), the Netherlands ($693M), the Seychelles ($507M), Germany ($89.8M) and the United States ($74.8M). The top import origins are the Netherlands ($1.29B), Germany ($833M), the United States ($573M), Norway ($433M) and the United Kingdom ($292M).