Ethiopia is the 91st largest export economy in the world and the 80th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2016, Ethiopia exported $1.71B and imported $19.1B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $17.3B. In 2016 the GDP of Ethiopia was $72.4B and its GDP per capita was $1.73k.
The top exports of Ethiopia are Coffee ($705M), Dried Legumes ($248M), Gold ($128M), Sheep and Goat Meat ($98.2M) and Tanned Sheep Hides ($42.3M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($1.92B), Delivery Trucks ($803M), Packaged Medicaments ($636M), Palm Oil ($522M) and Mixed Mineral or Chemical Fertilizers ($427M).
The top export destinations of Ethiopia are the United States ($169M), Saudi Arabia ($167M), Germany ($148M), Switzerland ($130M) and China ($88.7M). The top import origins are China ($3.21B), India ($830M), the United States ($826M), France ($476M) and Turkey ($404M).