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Rwanda is the 172nd largest export economy in the world. In 2017, Rwanda exported $223M and imported $1.11B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $890M. In 2017 the GDP of Rwanda was $9.1B and its GDP per capita was $2.04k.

The top exports of Rwanda are Coffee ($60M), Tea ($48.4M), Niobium, Tantalum, Vanadium and Zirconium Ore ($39.4M), Tin Ores ($14.3M) and Tungsten Ore ($7.69M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($72.7M), Packaged Medicaments ($68.9M), Broadcasting Equipment ($53.9M), Raw Sugar ($31.9M) and Wheat ($29.6M).

The top export destinations of Rwanda are the United States ($43.1M), Pakistan ($34M), China ($28.8M), Kenya ($15.7M) and Malaysia ($14.4M). The top import origins are Uganda ($171M), Kenya ($165M), China ($127M), India ($89M) and South Korea ($71.4M).

Rwanda borders Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Tanzania and Uganda.

Economic Complexity of Rwanda

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