Yemen is the 153rd largest export economy in the world. In 2016, Yemen exported $898M and imported $6.69B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $5.79B. In 2016 the GDP of Yemen was $27.3B and its GDP per capita was $2.51k.
The top exports of Yemen are Gold ($531M), Crude Petroleum ($140M), Non-fillet Frozen Fish ($23.3M), Molluscs ($23.1M) and Non-fillet Fresh Fish ($20.2M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Wheat ($530M), Refined Petroleum ($416M), Raw Sugar ($322M), Rice ($232M) and Raw Iron Bars ($213M).
The top export destinations of Yemen are Oman ($296M), the United Arab Emirates ($286M), China ($149M), Egypt ($27.6M) and Thailand ($18.4M). The top import origins are China ($1.69B), Turkey ($535M), Oman ($517M), India ($447M) and Brazil ($384M).