Ecuador is the 55th largest export economy in the world and the 84th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2016, Ecuador exported $16.8B and imported $16B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $789M. In 2016 the GDP of Ecuador was $97.8B and its GDP per capita was $11.3k.
The top exports of Ecuador are Crude Petroleum ($5.05B), Bananas ($2.74B), Crustaceans ($2.59B), Processed Fish ($896M) and Cut Flowers ($802M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($1.34B), Coal Tar Oil ($972M), Packaged Medicaments ($717M), Cars ($480M) and Soybean Meal ($362M).
The top export destinations of Ecuador are the United States ($5.44B), Chile ($1.15B), Vietnam ($1.12B), Peru ($934M) and Colombia ($810M). The top import origins are the United States ($4.15B), China ($2.26B), Colombia ($1.2B), Brazil ($653M) and Peru ($651M).