Malta is the 98th largest export economy in the world. In 2016, Malta exported $5.74B and imported $10.9B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $5.12B.
The top exports of Malta are Packaged Medicaments ($1.67B), Refined Petroleum ($904M), Integrated Circuits ($691M), Semiconductor Devices ($221M) and Models and Stuffed Animals ($176M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Passenger and Cargo Ships ($2.66B), Refined Petroleum ($2.07B), Recreational Boats ($813M), Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($792M) and Refined Copper ($188M).
The top export destinations of Malta are the United States ($1.27B), Egypt ($446M), Germany ($402M), Italy ($386M) and China ($309M). The top import origins are Italy ($1.43B), China ($1.23B), the Cayman Islands ($729M), South Korea ($677M) and Canada ($634M).