Tanzania is the 96th largest export economy in the world. In 2016, Tanzania exported $6.4B and imported $8.79B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $2.39B. In 2016 the GDP of Tanzania was $47.3B and its GDP per capita was $2.79k.
The top exports of Tanzania are Gold ($2.24B), Raw Tobacco ($417M), Precious Metal Ore ($342M), Coconuts, Brazil Nuts, and Cashews ($338M) and Dried Legumes ($250M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($1.34B), Packaged Medicaments ($289M), Telephones ($267M), Palm Oil ($266M) and Cars ($196M).
The top export destinations of Tanzania are India ($835M), the United Arab Emirates ($802M), Switzerland ($644M), South Africa ($635M) and China ($357M). The top import origins are China ($2.14B), India ($1.48B), the United Arab Emirates ($575M), South Africa ($520M) and Japan ($347M).