Yemen is the 136th largest export economy in the world and the 105th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2017, Yemen exported $1.55B and imported $6.12B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $4.57B. In 2017 the GDP of Yemen was $31.3B and its GDP per capita was $2.6k.
The top exports of Yemen are Crude Petroleum ($641M), Gold ($501M), Refined Petroleum ($48.8M), Other Fruits ($35.2M) and Pitted Fruits ($23.3M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Wheat ($610M), Refined Petroleum ($386M), Raw Sugar ($342M), Raw Iron Bars ($318M) and Rice ($208M).
The top export destinations of Yemen are Oman ($633M), China ($595M), India ($72.2M), Belarus ($66.7M) and South Korea ($41.4M). The top import origins are China ($1.64B), Turkey ($561M), India ($488M), Oman ($485M) and Brazil ($403M).