Papua New Guinea is the 89th largest export economy in the world. In 2015, Papua New Guinea exported $9.1B and imported $4.54B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $4.52B.
The top exports of Papua New Guinea are Petroleum Gas ($3.46B), Gold ($1.79B), Crude Petroleum ($915M), Rough Wood ($741M) and Palm Oil ($390M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($496M), Passenger and Cargo Ships ($278M), Rice ($155M), Excavation Machinery ($136M) and Delivery Trucks ($101M).
The top export destinations of Papua New Guinea are Japan ($2.46B), Australia ($2.21B), China ($1.73B), Other Asia ($587M) and Germany ($290M). The top import origins are Australia ($1.14B), China ($989M), Singapore ($581M), Malaysia ($350M) and South Korea ($199M).