Maldives is the 112th largest export economy in the world. In 2016, Maldives exported $137M and imported $2.12B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $1.99B.
The top exports of Maldives are Non-fillet Frozen Fish ($47.2M), Fish Fillets ($31.1M), Non-fillet Fresh Fish ($30.6M), Processed Fish ($15.5M) and Processed Fish ($9M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($239M), Other Furniture ($39.5M), Aircraft Parts ($38M), Sawn Wood ($37.6M) and Granite ($30.9M).
The top export destinations of Maldives are Thailand ($48M), Sri Lanka ($14.2M), the United States ($12.4M), France ($12.3M) and Germany ($12.2M). The top import origins are China ($320M), Singapore ($222M), India ($180M), Malaysia ($116M) and the United Arab Emirates ($104M).