Top Sri Lanka Exports 2017
Sri Lanka shipped US$11.7 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017, up by 17.4% since 2013 and up by 11.3% from 2016 to 2017.
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to the US

Sri Lanka's exports to America amounted to
$2.9 billion or 24.9% of its overall exports.

  1. Knit or crochet clothing: $1.2 billion
  2. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $933.2 million
  3. Rubber: $270.3 million
  4. Coffee, tea, spices: $66.6 million
  5. Fish: $66.5 million
  6. Machinery: $37.4 million
  7. Gems, precious metals: $34.1 million
  8. Other chemical goods: $25.7 million
  9. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $23.5 million
10. Plastics: $22.5 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to the UK

Sri Lanka's exports to United Kingdom amounted to $1 billion or 8.9% of its overall exports.

  1. Knit or crochet clothing: $410.4 million
  2. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $391.8 million
  3. Rubber: $27.9 million
  4. Other textiles, worn clothing: $25.6 million
  5. Footwear: $20.5 million
  6. Coffee, tea, spices: $18.9 million
  7. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $12.1 million
  8. Vehicles: $11.9 million
  9. Fish: $11.5 million
10. Felt, yarn, twine, cordage: $9.1 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to India

Sri Lanka's exports to India amounted to
$789.6 million or 6.7% of its overall exports.

  1. Coffee, tea, spices: $101.9 million
  2. Mineral fuels including oil: $85.7 million
  3. Food waste, animal fodder: $63.4 million
  4. Arms, ammunition: $47 million
  5. Fruits, nuts: $39.7 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $37.9 million
  7. Woodpulp: $35.5 million
  8. Rubber: $27 million
  9. Copper: $26.2 million
10. Knitted or crocheted fabric: $25.9 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to Germany

Sri Lanka's exports to Germany amounted to
$547.1 million or 4.7% of its overall exports.

  1. Knit or crochet clothing: $123.2 million
  2. Rubber: $99.4 million
  3. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $79.3 million
  4. Coffee, tea, spices: $47.9 million
  5. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $20 million
  6. Machinery: $19.8 million
  7. Toys, games: $18.1 million
  8. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $16.2 million
  9. Leather, animal gut articles: $13.3 million
10. Tobacco: $11.8 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to Italy

Sri Lanka's exports to Italy amounted to
$531.7 million or 4.5% of its overall exports.

  1. Knit or crochet clothing: $259.5 million
  2. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $171.6 million
  3. Rubber: $37.3 million
  4. Fish: $16.1 million
  5. Gems, precious metals: $8.2 million
  6. Tobacco: $7.7 million
  7. Coffee, tea, spices: $6 million
  8. Paper yarn, woven fabric: $4.1 million
  9. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $2.5 million
10. Ceramic products: $1.8 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to China

Sri Lanka's exports to China amounted to
$430.4 million or 3.7% of its overall exports.

  1. Ships, boats: $182.6 million
  2. Coffee, tea, spices: $49.6 million
  3. Knit or crochet clothing: $34.4 million
  4. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $25.3 million
  5. Paper yarn, woven fabric: $22.3 million
  6. Rubber: $18.1 million
  7. Footwear: $17 million
  8. Electronic equipment: $15.9 million
  9. Mineral fuels including oil: $13.6 million
10. Other chemical goods: $10.1 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to Belgium

Sri Lanka's exports to Belgium amounted to
$347.5 million or 3.0% of its overall exports.

  1. Knit or crochet clothing: $153.5 million
  2. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $54.9 million
  3. Rubber: $51.5 million
  4. Tobacco: $45.4 million
  5. Gems, precious metals: $18.1 million
  6. Coffee, tea, spices: $12.6 million
  7. Other manufactured products: $1.9 million
  8. Fish: $1.5 million
  9. Headgear: $1.5 million
10. Fruits, nuts: $1.2 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to the UAE

Sri Lanka's exports to United Arab Emirates amounted to $301.2 million or 2.6% of its overall exports.

  1. Coffee, tea, spices: $85.1 million
  2. Mineral fuels including oil: $44.8 million
  3. Knit or crochet clothing: $29.8 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $22 million
  5. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $20.3 million
  6. Fruits, nuts: $12.1 million
  7. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $6.1 million
  8. Vegetables: $6 million
  9. Machinery: $5.5 million
10. Beverages: $5.4 million
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Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to Turkey

Sri Lanka's exports to Turkey amounted to
$235 million or 2% of its overall exports.

  1. Coffee, tea, spices: $183.6 million
  2. Man-made staple fibers: $12.9 million
  3. Rubber: $9.7 million
  4. Knit or crochet clothing: $7.3 million
  5. Other chemical goods: $3.7 million
  6. Inorganic chemicals: $2.7 million
  7. Cotton: $2.2 million
  8. Fruits, nuts: $2.1 million
  9. Machinery: $1.9 million
10. Other food preparations: $1.7 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to Singapore

Sri Lanka's exports to Singapore amounted to
$233.7 million or 2% of its overall exports.

  1. Ships, boats: $71.3 million
  2. Mineral fuels including oil: $44.7 million
  3. Aircraft, spacecraft: $21.1 million
  4. Machinery: $13.9 million
  5. Gems, precious metals: $9.5 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $7.8 million
  7. Coffee, tea, spices: $7.5 million
  8. Perfumes, cosmetics: $6.4 million
  9. Milling products: $5.6 million
10. Other food preparations: $4.7 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to Netherlands

Sri Lanka's exports to Netherlands amounted to
$221.2 million or 1.9% of its overall exports.

  1. Knit or crochet clothing: $59.4 million
  2. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $41.9 million
  3. Coffee, tea, spices: $25.2 million
  4. Fish: $16.7 million
  5. Rubber: $15.7 million
  6. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $11.1 million
  7. Wood: $5.8 million
  8. Paper yarn, woven fabric: $5.6 million
  9. Live trees and plants: $4.9 million
10. Other food preparations: $4.5 million
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Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis