Gabon is the 115th largest export economy in the world. In 2016, Gabon exported $3.55B and imported $1.89B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $1.66B. In 2016 the GDP of Gabon was $14.2B and its GDP per capita was $18.1k.
The top exports of Gabon are Crude Petroleum ($2.49B), Manganese Ore ($410M), Sawn Wood ($263M), Veneer Sheets ($109M) and Refined Petroleum ($71.4M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Poultry Meat ($57M), Packaged Medicaments ($53M), Large Construction Vehicles ($49.7M), Rice ($43M) and Cars ($35.5M).
The top export destinations of Gabon are China ($1.28B), Australia ($386M), Italy ($354M), South Korea ($262M) and France ($155M). The top import origins are France ($508M), China ($377M), Belgium-Luxembourg ($126M), Thailand ($78.7M) and the United States ($74.9M).