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Imports – Exports Greece is the 63rd largest export economy in the world and the 54th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2014, Greece exported $33.2B and imported $60.8B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $27.6B. In 2014 the GDP of Greece was $235B and its GDP per capita was $26.9k.

The top exports of Greece are Refined Petroleum ($10.5B), Packaged Medicaments ($1.24B),

Aluminium Plating ($705M), Non-fillet Fresh Fish ($548M) and Other Processed Vegetables ($458M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Crude Petroleum ($13.3B), Refined Petroleum ($4.24B), Packaged Medicaments ($2.88B), Passenger and Cargo Ships ($2.53B) and Petroleum Gas ($1.19B).

The top export destinations of Greece are Turkey ($4.16B), Italy ($3.08B), Germany ($2.27B), Bulgaria ($1.67B) and Cyprus ($1.62B). The top import origins are Germany ($6.24B), Russia ($5.66B), Italy ($4.76B), Iraq ($4.75B) and China ($3.39B).

Greece borders Turkey, Albania, Bulgaria and Macedonia by land and Egypt, Libya, Cyprus and Italy by sea.

Exports Greece

In 2014 Greece exported $33.2B, making it the 63rd largest exporter in the world.

During the last five years the exports of Greece have increased at an annualized

rate of 8.8%, from $21.8B in 2009 to $33.2B in 2014.

The most recent exports are led by Refined Petroleum which represent 31.5% of the total exports of Greece,

followed by Packaged Medicaments, which account for 3.73%.

Imports Greece

In 2014 Greece imported $60.8B, making it the 48th largest importer in the world. During the last five years the imports of Greece have decreased at an annualized rate of -2.1%, from $67.7B in 2009 to $60.8B in 2014. The most recent imports are led by Crude Petroleum which represent 21.9% of the total imports of Greece, followed by Refined Petroleum, which account for 6.96%.

Trade Balance of Imports – Exports Greece

As of 2014 Greece had a negative trade balance of $27.6B in net imports. As compared to their trade balance in 1995 when they still had a negative trade balance of $14.7B in net imports.

Destinations of Imports – Exports Greece

The top export destinations of Greece are Turkey ($4.16B), Italy ($3.08B), Germany ($2.27B), Bulgaria ($1.67B) and Cyprus ($1.62B).

Origins of Imports – Exports Greece

The top import origins of Greece are Germany ($6.24B), Russia ($5.66B), Italy ($4.76B), Iraq ($4.75B) and China ($3.39B).

Economic Complexity of Imports – Exports Greece