Suriname is the 135th largest export economy in the world. In 2016, Suriname exported $1.6B and imported $1.32B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $284M.
The top exports of Suriname are Gold ($1.02B), Refined Petroleum ($138M), Rough Wood ($69.1M), Bananas ($53.2M) and Rice ($42.4M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($192M), Excavation Machinery ($39.3M), Cars ($33.7M), Large Construction Vehicles ($30.3M) and Delivery Trucks ($30.3M).
The top export destinations of Suriname are Switzerland ($486M), the United Arab Emirates ($437M), Belgium-Luxembourg ($154M), Guyana ($90M) and the United States ($72.3M). The top import origins are the United States ($320M), Trinidad and Tobago ($177M), the Netherlands ($176M), China ($112M) and Saint Lucia ($42.7M).