New Caledonia is the 137th largest export economy in the world. In 2017, New Caledonia exported $1.48B and imported $2.04B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $558M.
The top exports of New Caledonia are Ferroalloys ($654M), Nickel Mattes ($358M), Nickel Ore ($330M), Cobalt ($61.5M) and Sulfates ($14.5M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($321M), Coal Briquettes ($93.7M), Cars ($84.5M), Packaged Medicaments ($74.8M) and Other Edible Preparations ($45M).
The top export destinations of New Caledonia are China ($788M), South Korea ($277M), Japan ($149M), the United States ($65.4M) and Belgium-Luxembourg ($52M). The top import origins are France ($872M), Australia ($275M), Singapore ($238M), South Korea ($91M) and China ($84.6M).