Ghana

-1.12

Econ Complexity 76th of 89
1980
2016

$10.5B

Exports 64th of 120
1980
2016

$11B

Imports 69th of 120
1980
2016

$4.29k

GDP Per Capita 78th of 89
1990
2016
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Ghana is the 64th largest export economy in the world and the 77th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2016, Ghana exported $10.5B and imported $11B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $508M. In 2016 the GDP of Ghana was $42.7B and its GDP per capita was $4.29k.

The top exports of Ghana are Gold ($4.43B), Cocoa Beans ($1.89B), Coconuts, Brazil Nuts, and Cashews ($987M), Crude Petroleum ($960M) and Sawn Wood ($367M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Cars ($881M), Delivery Trucks ($481M), Cement ($389M), Rice ($287M) and Non-fillet Frozen Fish ($263M).

The top export destinations of Ghana are Switzerland ($1.87B), India ($1.56B), the United Arab Emirates ($1.43B), China ($941M) and Vietnam ($549M). The top import origins are China ($4.67B), the United States ($831M), the United Kingdom ($749M), India ($712M) and the Netherlands ($485M).

Ghana borders Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire and Togo by land and Benin and Nigeria by sea.

Economic Complexity of Ghana

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