Jamaica

-0.69

Econ Complexity 60th of 89
1995
2016

$1.2B

Exports 97th of 120
1995
2016

$4.74B

Imports 86th of 120
1995
2016

$8.83k

GDP Per Capita 67th of 89
1995
2016
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Jamaica is the 97th largest export economy in the world and the 61st most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2016, Jamaica exported $1.2B and imported $4.74B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $3.55B. In 2016 the GDP of Jamaica was $14B and its GDP per capita was $8.83k.

The top exports of Jamaica are Aluminium Oxide ($457M), Refined Petroleum ($172M), Aluminium Ore ($92.2M), Hard Liquor ($47.4M) and Cassava ($31M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($567M), Cars ($382M), Crude Petroleum ($324M), Packaged Medicaments ($138M) and Other Edible Preparations ($89.9M).

The top export destinations of Jamaica are the United States ($498M), Canada ($145M), the Netherlands ($124M), Russia ($70.6M) and the United Kingdom ($49.8M). The top import origins are the United States ($1.65B), China ($505M), Japan ($211M), Mexico ($206M) and Panama ($133M).

Jamaica is an island and borders Cuba, the Cayman Islands, Haiti and Colombia by sea.

Economic Complexity of Jamaica

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