Sri Lanka

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Econ Complexity 80th of 89
1980
2016

$11.5B

Exports 81st of 221
1980
2016

$19.7B

Imports 71st of 221
1980
2016

$12.3k

GDP Per Capita 55th of 89
1990
2016
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Sri Lanka is the 81st largest export economy in the world and the 110th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2016, Sri Lanka exported $11.5B and imported $19.7B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $8.22B. In 2016 the GDP of Sri Lanka was $81.3B and its GDP per capita was $12.3k.

The top exports of Sri Lanka are Tea ($1.19B), Other Women's Undergarments ($631M), Knit Women's Undergarments ($605M), Knit Women's Suits ($493M) and Non-Knit Women's Suits ($478M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($1.43B), Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($682M), Cars ($629M), Light Rubberized Knitted Fabric ($607M) and Cement ($452M).

The top export destinations of Sri Lanka are the United States ($2.88B), the United Kingdom ($947M), India ($800M), Germany ($636M) and Italy ($398M). The top import origins are India ($4.36B), China ($4B), Singapore ($1.06B), the United Arab Emirates ($1.01B) and Japan ($936M).

Sri Lanka is an island and borders India and Maldives by sea.

Economic Complexity of Sri Lanka

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