Economy > Exports > Commodities: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: This entry provides a listing of the highest-valued exported products; it sometimes includes the percent of total dollar value..

AfghanistanAfghanistan opium, fruits and nuts, handwoven carpets, wool, cotton, hides and pelts, precious and semi-precious gems
AlbaniaAlbania textiles and footwear; asphalt, metals and metallic ores, crude oil; vegetables, fruits, tobacco
AlgeriaAlgeria petroleum, natural gas, and petroleum products 97%
American SamoaAmerican Samoa canned tuna 93%
AndorraAndorra tobacco products, furniture
AngolaAngola crude oil, diamonds, refined petroleum products, coffee, sisal, fish and fish products, timber, cotton
AnguillaAnguilla lobster, fish, livestock, salt, concrete blocks, rum
Antigua and BarbudaAntigua+ petroleum products, bedding, handicrafts, electronic components, transport equipment, food and live animals
ArgentinaArgentina soybeans and derivatives, petroleum and gas, vehicles, corn, wheat
ArmeniaArmenia pig iron, unwrought copper, nonferrous metals, diamonds, mineral products, foodstuffs, energy
ArubaAruba live animals and animal products, art and collectibles, machinery and electrical equipment, transport equipment
AustraliaAustralia coal, iron ore, gold, meat, wool, alumina, wheat, machinery and transport equipment
AustriaAustria machinery and equipment, motor vehicles and parts, paper and paperboard, metal goods, chemicals, iron and steel, textiles, foodstuffs
AzerbaijanAzerbaijan oil and gas 90%, machinery, cotton, foodstuffs
BahrainBahrain petroleum and petroleum products, aluminum, textiles
BangladeshBangladesh garments, knitwear, agricultural products, frozen food (fish and seafood), jute and jute goods, leather
BarbadosBarbados manufactures, sugar and molasses, rum, other foods and beverages, chemicals, electrical components
BelarusBelarus machinery and equipment, mineral products, chemicals, metals, textiles, foodstuffs
BelgiumBelgium machinery and equipment, chemicals, finished diamonds, metals and metal products, foodstuffs
BelizeBelize sugar, bananas, citrus, clothing, fish products, molasses, wood, crude oil
BeninBenin cotton, cashews, shea butter, textiles, palm products, seafood
BermudaBermuda reexports of pharmaceuticals
BhutanBhutan electricity (to India), ferrosilicon, cement, calcium carbide, copper wire, manganese, vegetable oil
BoliviaBolivia natural gas, soybeans and soy products, crude petroleum, zinc ore, tin
Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia+ metals, clothing, wood products
BotswanaBotswana diamonds, copper, nickel, soda ash, meat, textiles
BrazilBrazil transport equipment, iron ore, soybeans, footwear, coffee, autos
British Virgin IslandsBrit. Virgin Isl. rum, fresh fish, fruits, animals; gravel, sand
BruneiBrunei crude oil, natural gas, garments
BulgariaBulgaria clothing, footwear, iron and steel, machinery and equipment, fuels
Burkina FasoBurkina Faso gold, cotton, livestock
BurmaBurma natural gas, wood products, pulses, beans, fish, rice, clothing, jade and gems
BurundiBurundi coffee, tea, sugar, cotton, hides
CambodiaCambodia clothing, timber, rubber, rice, fish, tobacco, footwear
CameroonCameroon crude oil and petroleum products, lumber, cocoa beans, aluminum, coffee, cotton
CanadaCanada motor vehicles and parts, industrial machinery, aircraft, telecommunications equipment; chemicals, plastics, fertilizers; wood pulp, timber, crude petroleum, natural gas, electricity, aluminum
Cape VerdeCape Verde fuel, shoes, garments, fish, hides
Cayman IslandsCayman Islands turtle products, manufactured consumer goods
Central African RepublicCentral Africa diamonds, timber, cotton, coffee
ChadChad oil, cattle, cotton, gum arabic
ChileChile copper, fruit, fish products, paper and pulp, chemicals, wine
ChinaChina electrical and other machinery, including data processing equipment, apparel, radio telephone handsets, textiles, integrated circuits
Christmas IslandXmas Island phosphate
Cocos (Keeling) IslandsCocos Islands copra
ColombiaColombia petroleum, coal, emeralds, coffee, nickel, cut flowers, bananas, apparel
ComorosComoros vanilla, ylang-ylang (perfume essence), cloves, copra
Congo, Republic of theCongo, Republic of the petroleum, lumber, plywood, sugar, cocoa, coffee, diamonds
Cook IslandsCook Islands copra, papayas, fresh and canned citrus fruit, coffee; fish; pearls and pearl shells; clothing
Costa RicaCosta Rica bananas, pineapples, coffee, melons, ornamental plants, sugar; beef; seafood; electronic components, medical equipment
Cote d'IvoireCote d'Ivoire cocoa, coffee, timber, petroleum, cotton, bananas, pineapples, palm oil, fish
CroatiaCroatia transport equipment, machinery, textiles, chemicals, foodstuffs, fuels
CubaCuba petroleum, nickel, medical products, sugar, tobacco, fish, citrus, coffee
CyprusCyprus citrus, potatoes, pharmaceuticals, cement, clothing
Czech RepublicCzech Republic machinery and transport equipment, raw materials and fuel, chemicals
Democratic Republic of the CongoCongo, DR. diamonds, copper, gold, cobalt, wood products, crude oil, coffee
DenmarkDenmark machinery and instruments, meat and meat products, dairy products, fish, pharmaceuticals, furniture, windmills
DjiboutiDjibouti reexports, hides and skins, coffee (in transit)
DominicaDominica bananas, soap, bay oil, vegetables, grapefruit, oranges
Dominican RepublicDominican Rep. ferronickel, sugar, gold, silver, coffee, cocoa, tobacco, meats, consumer goods
East TimorEast Timor oil, coffee, sandalwood, marble
EcuadorEcuador petroleum, bananas, cut flowers, shrimp, cacao, coffee, wood, fish
EgyptEgypt crude oil and petroleum products, cotton, textiles, metal products, chemicals, processed food
El SalvadorEl Salvador offshore assembly exports, coffee, sugar, textiles and apparel, gold, ethanol, chemicals, electricity, iron and steel manufactures
Equatorial GuineaEqu. Guinea petroleum products, timber
EritreaEritrea livestock, sorghum, textiles, food, small manufactures
EstoniaEstonia machinery and electrical equipment 21%, wood and wood products 9%, metals 9%, furniture 7%, vehicles and parts 5%, food products and beverages 4%, textiles 4%, plastics 3%
EthiopiaEthiopia coffee, khat, gold, leather products, live animals, oilseeds
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)Falklands wool, hides, meat, venison, fish, squid
Faroe IslandsFaroe Islands fish and fish products 94%, stamps, ships
Federated States of MicronesiaMicronesia fish, garments, bananas, black pepper, sakau (kava), betel nuts
FijiFiji sugar, garments, gold, timber, fish, molasses, coconut oil
FinlandFinland electrical and optical equipment, machinery, transport equipment, paper and pulp, chemicals, basic metals; timber
FranceFrance machinery and transportation equipment, aircraft, plastics, chemicals, pharmaceutical products, iron and steel, beverages
French PolynesiaFr. Polynesia cultured pearls, coconut products, mother-of-pearl, vanilla, shark meat
GabonGabon crude oil, timber, manganese, uranium
Gaza StripGaza Strip strawberries, carnations, vegetables (small and irregular shipments, as permitted to transit the Israeli-controlled Kerem Shalom crossing)
GeorgiaGeorgia vehicles, ferro-alloys, fertilizers, nuts, scrap metal, gold, copper ores
GermanyGermany motor vehicles, machinery, chemicals, computer and electronic products, electrical equipment, pharmaceuticals, metals, transport equipment, foodstuffs, textiles, rubber and plastic products
GhanaGhana oil, gold, cocoa, timber, tuna, bauxite, aluminum, manganese ore, diamonds, horticultural products
GibraltarGibraltar (principally reexports) petroleum 51%, manufactured goods
GreeceGreece food and beverages, manufactured goods, petroleum products, chemicals, textiles
GreenlandGreenland fish and fish products 89%, metals 10%
GrenadaGrenada nutmeg, bananas, cocoa, fruit and vegetables, clothing, mace
GuamGuam transshipments of refined petroleum products, construction materials, fish, food and beverage products
GuatemalaGuatemala coffee, sugar, petroleum, apparel, bananas, fruits and vegetables, cardamom
GuernseyGuernsey tomatoes, flowers and ferns, sweet peppers, eggplant, other vegetables
GuineaGuinea bauxite, alumina, gold, diamonds, coffee, fish, agricultural products
Guinea-BissauGuinea-Bissau fish, shrimp; cashew nuts, peanuts, palm kernels, sawn lumber
GuyanaGuyana sugar, gold, bauxite, alumina, rice, shrimp, molasses, rum, timber
HaitiHaiti apparel, manufactures, oils, cocoa, mangoes, coffee
HondurasHonduras apparel, coffee, shrimp, automobile wire harnesses, cigars, bananas, gold, palm oil, fruit, lobster, lumber
Hong KongHong Kong electrical machinery and appliances, textiles, apparel, footwear, watches and clocks, toys, plastics, precious stones, printed material
HungaryHungary machinery and equipment 53.5%, other manufactures 31.2%, food products 8.7%, raw materials 3.4%, fuels and electricity 3.9%
IcelandIceland fish and fish products 40%, aluminum, animal products, ferrosilicon, diatomite
IndiaIndia petroleum products, precious stones, machinery, iron and steel, chemicals, vehicles, apparel
IndonesiaIndonesia oil and gas, electrical appliances, plywood, textiles, rubber
IranIran petroleum 80%, chemical and petrochemical products, fruits and nuts, carpets
IraqIraq crude oil 84%, crude materials excluding fuels, food and live animals
IrelandIreland machinery and equipment, computers, chemicals, medical devices, pharmaceuticals; food products, animal products
Isle of ManIsle of Man tweeds, herring, processed shellfish, beef, lamb
IsraelIsrael machinery and equipment, software, cut diamonds, agricultural products, chemicals, textiles and apparel
ItalyItaly engineering products, textiles and clothing, production machinery, motor vehicles, transport equipment, chemicals; food, beverages and tobacco; minerals, nonferrous metals
JamaicaJamaica alumina, bauxite, sugar, rum, coffee, yams, beverages, chemicals, wearing apparel, mineral fuels
JapanJapan motor vehicles 13.6%; semiconductors 6.2%; iron and steel products 5.5%; auto parts 4.6%; plastic materials 3.5%; power generating machinery 3.5%
JerseyJersey light industrial and electrical goods, dairy cattle, foodstuffs, textiles, flowers
JordanJordan clothing, fertilizers, potash, phosphates, vegetables, pharmaceuticals
KazakhstanKazakhstan oil and oil products, natural gas, ferrous metals, chemicals, machinery, grain, wool, meat, coal
KenyaKenya tea, horticultural products, coffee, petroleum products, fish, cement
KiribatiKiribati copra 62%, coconuts, seaweed, fish
KosovoKosovo mining and processed metal products, scrap metals, leather products, machinery, appliances, prepared foodstuffs, beverages and tobacco, vegetable products, textile and textile articles
KuwaitKuwait oil and refined products, fertilizers
KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstan gold, cotton, wool, garments, meat, tobacco; mercury, uranium, electricity; machinery; shoes
LaosLaos wood products, coffee, electricity, tin, copper, gold, cassava
LatviaLatvia food products, wood and wood products, metals, machinery and equipment, textiles
LebanonLebanon jewelry, base metals, chemicals, miscellaneous consumer goods, fruit and vegetables, tobacco, construction minerals, electric power machinery and switchgear, textile fibers, paper
LesothoLesotho manufactures (clothing, footwear), wool and mohair, food and live animals, electricity, water, diamonds
LiberiaLiberia rubber, timber, iron, diamonds, cocoa, coffee
LibyaLibya crude oil, refined petroleum products, natural gas, chemicals
LiechtensteinLiechtenstein small specialty machinery, connectors for audio and video, parts for motor vehicles, dental products, hardware, prepared foodstuffs, electronic equipment, optical products
LithuaniaLithuania mineral products, machinery and equipment, chemicals, textiles , foodstuffs, plastics
LuxembourgLuxembourg machinery and equipment, steel products, chemicals, rubber products, glass
MacauMacau clothing, textiles, footwear, toys, electronics, machinery and parts
MadagascarMadagascar coffee, vanilla, shellfish, sugar, cotton cloth, clothing, chromite, petroleum products
MalawiMalawi tobacco 53%, tea, sugar, cotton, coffee, peanuts, wood products, apparel
MalaysiaMalaysia semiconductors and electronic equipment, palm oil, petroleum and liquefied natural gas, wood and wood products, palm oil, rubber, textiles, chemicals, solar panels
MaldivesMaldives fish
MaliMali cotton, gold, livestock
MaltaMalta machinery and mechanical appliances; mineral fuels, oils and products; pharmaceutical products; printed books and newspapers; aircraft/spacecraft and parts; toys, games, and sports equipment
Marshall IslandsMarshall Isl. copra cake, coconut oil, handicrafts, fish
MauritaniaMauritania iron ore, fish and fish products, gold, copper, petroleum
MauritiusMauritius clothing and textiles, sugar, cut flowers, molasses, fish
MayotteMayotte ylang-ylang (perfume essence), vanilla, copra, coconuts, coffee, cinnamon
MexicoMexico manufactured goods, oil and oil products, silver, fruits, vegetables, coffee, cotton
MoldovaMoldova foodstuffs, textiles, machinery
MongoliaMongolia copper, apparel, livestock, animal products, cashmere, wool, hides, fluorspar, other nonferrous metals, coal, crude oil
MontserratMontserrat electronic components, plastic bags, apparel; hot peppers, limes, live plants; cattle
MoroccoMorocco clothing and textiles, electric components, inorganic chemicals, transistors, crude minerals, fertilizers (including phosphates), petroleum products, citrus fruits, vegetables, fish
MozambiqueMozambique aluminum, prawns, cashews, cotton, sugar, citrus, timber; bulk electricity
NamibiaNamibia diamonds, copper, gold, zinc, lead, uranium; cattle, processed fish, karakul skins
NauruNauru phosphates
NepalNepal clothing, pulses, carpets, textiles, juice, pashima, jute goods
NetherlandsNetherlands machinery and equipment, chemicals, fuels; foodstuffs
New CaledoniaNew Caledonia ferronickels, nickel ore, fish
New ZealandNew Zealand dairy products, meat, wood and wood products, fish, machinery
NicaraguaNicaragua coffee, beef, gold, sugar, peanuts, shrimp and lobster, tobacco, cigars, automobile wiring harnesses, textiles, apparel, cotton
NigerNiger uranium ore, livestock, cowpeas, onions
NigeriaNigeria petroleum and petroleum products 95%, cocoa, rubber
NiueNiue canned coconut cream, copra, honey, vanilla, passion fruit products, pawpaws, root crops, limes, footballs, stamps, handicrafts
Norfolk IslandNorfolk Island postage stamps, seeds of the Norfolk Island pine and Kentia palm, small quantities of avocados
North KoreaNorth Korea minerals, metallurgical products, manufactures (including armaments), textiles, agricultural and fishery products
Northern Mariana IslandsN. Mariana garments
NorwayNorway petroleum and petroleum products, machinery and equipment, metals, chemicals, ships, fish
OmanOman petroleum, reexports, fish, metals, textiles
PakistanPakistan textiles (garments, bed linen, cotton cloth, yarn), rice, leather goods, sports goods, chemicals, manufactures, carpets and rugs
PalauPalau shellfish, tuna, copra, garments
PanamaPanama gold, bananas, shrimp, sugar, iron and steel waste, pineapples, watermelons
Papua New GuineaPapua NG oil, gold, copper ore, logs, palm oil, coffee, cocoa, crayfish, prawns
ParaguayParaguay soybeans, feed, cotton, meat, edible oils, wood, leather
PeruPeru copper, gold, lead, zinc, tin, iron ore, molybdenum, silver; crude petroleum and petroleum products, natural gas; coffee, asparagus and other vegetables, fruit, apparel and textiles, fishmeal, fish, chemicals, fabricated metal products and machinery, alloys
PhilippinesPhilippines semiconductors and electronic products, transport equipment, garments, copper products, petroleum products, coconut oil, fruits
Pitcairn IslandsPitcarn fruits, vegetables, curios, stamps
PolandPoland machinery and transport equipment 37.8%, intermediate manufactured goods 23.7%, miscellaneous manufactured goods 17.1%, food and live animals 7.6%
PortugalPortugal agricultural products, food products, wine, oil products, chemical products, plastics and rubber, hides, leather, wood and cork, wood pulp and paper, textile materials, clothing, footwear, machinery and tools, base metals
Puerto RicoPuerto Rico chemicals, electronics, apparel, canned tuna, rum, beverage concentrates, medical equipment
QatarQatar liquefied natural gas (LNG), petroleum products, fertilizers, steel
Republic of MacedoniaMacedonia Rep. food, beverages, tobacco; textiles, miscellaneous manufactures, iron, steel; automotive parts
RomaniaRomania machinery and equipment, metals and metal products, textiles and footwear, chemicals, agricultural products, minerals and fuels
RussiaRussia petroleum and petroleum products, natural gas, metals, wood and wood products, chemicals, and a wide variety of civilian and military manufactures
RwandaRwanda coffee, tea, hides, tin ore
Saint HelenaSaint Helena fish (frozen, canned, and salt-dried skipjack, tuna), coffee, handicrafts
Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da CunhaSaint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha fish (frozen, canned, and salt-dried skipjack, tuna), coffee, handicrafts
Saint Kitts and NevisSt Kitts+ machinery, food, electronics, beverages, tobacco
Saint LuciaSaint Lucia bananas 41%, clothing, cocoa, avacados, mangoes, coconut oil
Saint Pierre and MiquelonSt Pierre+ fish and fish products, soybeans, animal feed, mollusks and crustaceans, fox and mink pelts
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesSt Vincent+ bananas, eddoes and dasheen (taro), arrowroot starch; tennis racquets
SamoaSamoa fish, coconut oil and cream, copra, taro, automotive parts, garments, beer
San MarinoSan Marino building stone, lime, wood, chestnuts, wheat, wine, baked goods, hides, ceramics
Sao Tome and PrincipeSoa Tome+ cocoa 80%, copra, coffee, palm oil
Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia petroleum and petroleum products 90%
SenegalSenegal fish, groundnuts (peanuts), petroleum products, phosphates, cotton
SerbiaSerbia iron and steel, rubber, clothes, wheat, fruit and vegetables, nonferrous metals, electric appliances, metal products, weapons and ammunition, automobiles
SeychellesSeychelles canned tuna, frozen fish, cinnamon bark, copra, petroleum products (reexports)
Sierra LeoneSierra Leone diamonds, rutile, cocoa, coffee, fish
SingaporeSingapore machinery and equipment (including electronics and telecommunications), pharmaceuticals and other chemicals, refined petroleum products
SlovakiaSlovakia machinery and electrical equipment 35.9%, vehicles 21%, base metals 11.3%, chemicals and minerals 8.1%, plastics 4.9%
SloveniaSlovenia manufactured goods, machinery and transport equipment, chemicals, food
Solomon IslandsSolomon Islands timber, fish, copra, palm oil, cocoa
SomaliaSomalia livestock, bananas, hides, fish, charcoal, scrap metal
South AfricaSouth Africa gold, diamonds, platinum, other metals and minerals, machinery and equipment
South KoreaSouth Korea semiconductors, wireless telecommunications equipment, motor vehicles, computers, steel, ships, petrochemicals
SpainSpain machinery, motor vehicles; foodstuffs, pharmaceuticals, medicines, other consumer goods
Sri LankaSri Lanka textiles and apparel, tea and spices; rubber manufactures; precious stones; coconut products, fish
SudanSudan gold; oil and petroleum products; cotton, sesame, livestock, groundnuts, gum arabic, sugar
SurinameSuriname alumina, gold, crude oil, lumber, shrimp and fish, rice, bananas
SwazilandSwaziland soft drink concentrates, sugar, wood pulp, cotton yarn, refrigerators, citrus and canned fruit
SwedenSweden machinery 35%, motor vehicles, paper products, pulp and wood, iron and steel products, chemicals
SwitzerlandSwitzerland machinery, chemicals, metals, watches, agricultural products
SyriaSyria crude oil, minerals, petroleum products, fruits and vegetables, cotton fiber, textiles, clothing, meat and live animals, wheat
TaiwanTaiwan electronics, flat panels, machinery; metals; textiles, plastics, chemicals; optical, photographic, measuring, and medical instruments
TajikistanTajikistan aluminum, electricity, cotton, fruits, vegetable oil, textiles
TanzaniaTanzania gold, coffee, cashew nuts, manufactures, cotton
ThailandThailand electronics, computer parts, automobiles and parts, electrical appliances, machinery and equipment, textiles and footwear, fishery products, rice, rubber
The BahamasThe Bahamas crawfish, aragonite, crude salt, polystyrene products
The GambiaThe Gambia peanut products, fish, cotton lint, palm kernels
TogoTogo reexports, cotton, phosphates, coffee, cocoa
TokelauTokelau stamps, copra, handicrafts
TongaTonga squash, fish, vanilla beans, root crops
Trinidad and TobagoTrinidad+ petroleum and petroleum products, liquefied natural gas, methanol, ammonia, urea, steel products, beverages, cereal and cereal products, sugar, cocoa, coffee, citrus fruit, vegetables, flowers
TunisiaTunisia clothing, semi-finished goods and textiles, agricultural products, mechanical goods, phosphates and chemicals, hydrocarbons, electrical equipment
TurkeyTurkey apparel, foodstuffs, textiles, metal manufactures, transport equipment
TurkmenistanTurkmenistan gas, crude oil, petrochemicals, textiles, cotton fiber
Turks and Caicos IslandsTurks+ lobster, dried and fresh conch, conch shells
TuvaluTuvalu copra, fish
UgandaUganda coffee, fish and fish products, tea, cotton, flowers, horticultural products; gold
UkraineUkraine ferrous and nonferrous metals, fuel and petroleum products, chemicals, machinery and transport equipment, food products
United Arab EmiratesUAE crude oil 45%, natural gas, reexports, dried fish, dates
United KingdomUnited Kingdom manufactured goods, fuels, chemicals; food, beverages, tobacco
United StatesUnited States agricultural products (soybeans, fruit, corn) 9.2%, industrial supplies (organic chemicals) 26.8%, capital goods (transistors, aircraft, motor vehicle parts, computers, telecommunications equipment) 49.0%, consumer goods (automobiles, medicines) 15.0%
UruguayUruguay beef, soybeans, cellulose, rice, wheat, wood, dairy products; wool
UzbekistanUzbekistan energy products, cotton, gold, mineral fertilizers, ferrous and nonferrous metals, textiles, food products, machinery, automobiles
VanuatuVanuatu copra, beef, cocoa, timber, kava, coffee
VenezuelaVenezuela petroleum, bauxite and aluminum, minerals, chemicals, agricultural products, basic manufactures
VietnamVietnam clothes, shoes, electronics, seafood, crude oil, rice, coffee, wooden products, machinery
Virgin IslandsVirgin Islands refined petroleum products
Wallis and FutunaWallis+ copra, chemicals, construction materials
West BankWest Bank stone, olives, fruit, vegetables, limestone
Western SaharaWestern Sahara phosphates 62%
YemenYemen crude oil, coffee, dried and salted fish, liquefied natural gas
ZambiaZambia copper/cobalt, cobalt, electricity; tobacco, flowers, cotton
ZimbabweZimbabwe platinum, cotton, tobacco, gold, ferroalloys, textiles/clothing


"All countries compared for Economy > Exports > Commodities", CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Exports/Commodities

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