Tanzania

-1.21

Econ Complexity 80th of 89
1988
2016

$4.74B

Exports 77th of 120
1988
2016

$7.85B

Imports 76th of 120
1988
2016

$2.79k

GDP Per Capita 82nd of 89
1990
2016
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Tanzania is the 77th largest export economy in the world. In 2016, Tanzania exported $4.74B and imported $7.85B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $3.11B. In 2016 the GDP of Tanzania was $47.4B and its GDP per capita was $2.79k.

The top exports of Tanzania are Gold ($1.65B), Raw Tobacco ($359M), Coconuts, Brazil Nuts, and Cashews ($347M), Precious Metal Ore ($321M) and Glass Bottles ($197M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($1.34B), Palm Oil ($271M), Packaged Medicaments ($265M), Cars ($208M) and Wheat ($189M).

The top export destinations of Tanzania are Switzerland ($767M), India ($702M), South Africa ($631M), China ($354M) and Kenya ($313M). The top import origins are China ($3.57B), India ($1.77B), South Africa ($442M), the United Arab Emirates ($424M) and Malaysia ($256M).

Tanzania borders Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Mozambique, Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda and Zambia by land and Comoros and the Seychelles by sea.

Economic Complexity of Tanzania

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