Lebanon is the 125th largest export economy in the world and the 45th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Lebanon exported $2.44B and imported $16.7B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $14.2B. In 2015 the GDP of Lebanon was $47.1B and its GDP per capita was $13.9k.
The top exports of Lebanon are Jewellery ($313M), Scrap Copper ($100M), Electric Generating Sets ($87.2M), Potatoes ($60M) and Brochures ($59.6M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($2.73B), Cars ($1.29B), Packaged Medicaments ($649M), Jewellery ($258M) and Bovine ($241M).
The top export destinations of Lebanon are Saudi Arabia ($399M), Switzerland ($229M), Kuwait ($209M), Egypt ($124M) and Jordan ($104M). The top import origins are China ($2.29B), Italy ($1.31B), the United States ($1.22B), France ($1.09B) and Germany ($893M).