Zimbabwe is the 83rd largest export economy in the world and the 78th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2016, Zimbabwe exported $2.83B and imported $5.2B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $2.37B. In 2016 the GDP of Zimbabwe was $16.3B and its GDP per capita was $2.01k.
The top exports of Zimbabwe are Raw Tobacco ($887M), Gold ($850M), Nickel Ore ($293M), Ferroalloys ($119M) and Diamonds ($118M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($1.3B), Corn ($296M), Electricity ($166M), Packaged Medicaments ($160M) and Soybean Oil ($124M).
The top export destinations of Zimbabwe are South Africa ($2.25B), Mozambique ($267M), the United Arab Emirates ($116M), Zambia ($72.2M) and Belgium ($45.7M). The top import origins are South Africa ($2B), China ($387M), India ($116M), Mexico ($59.3M) and Botswana ($50.6M).