Top Sri Lanka Exports 2015
Sri Lanka shipped US$10.4 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2015, up by 4.3% since 2011 but down by 7.6% from 2014 to 2015.
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to the US

Sri Lanka's exports to America amounted to
$2.8 billion or 26.8% of its overall exports.

  1. Knit or crochet clothing: $1.2 billion
  2. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $927 million
  3. Rubber: $255.5 million
  4. Fish: $55.5 million
  5. Coffee, tea and spices: $54 million
  6. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $40.1 million
  7. Machinery: $31.6 million
  8. Gems, precious metals: $30.1 million
  9. Plastics: $24.5 million
10. Other chemical goods: $22.3 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to the UK

Sri Lanka's exports to United Kingdom amounted to $1 billion or 9.8% of its overall exports.

  1. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $412.9 million
  2. Knit or crochet clothing: $400.7 million
  3. Rubber: $29.7 million
  4. Coffee, tea and spices: $18.4 million
  5. Other textiles, worn clothing: $18.3 million
  6. Footwear: $11.7 million
  7. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $11.4 million
  8. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $10.2 million
  9. Paper yarn, woven fabric: $8.7 million
10. Vehicles: $8.4 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to India

Sri Lanka's exports to India amounted to
$710.4 million or 6.8% of its overall exports.

  1. Coffee, tea and spices: $129.9 million
  2. Fruits, nuts: $73.9 million
  3. Food waste, animal fodder: $58.7 million
  4. Ships, boats: $56.8 million
  5. Electronic equipment: $42.8 million
  6. Knitted or crocheted fabric: $31.8 million
  7. Woodpulp: $28.7 million
  8. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $21.7 million
  9. Rubber: $20.3 million
10. Special woven/tufted fabric: $18.5 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to Germany

Sri Lanka's exports to Germany amounted to
$477.9 million or 4.6% of its overall exports.

  1. Knit or crochet clothing: $111.6 million
  2. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $84.7 million
  3. Rubber: $84.5 million
  4. Coffee, tea and spices: $43.4 million
  5. Toys, games: $14.8 million
  6. Leather, animal gut articles: $14.3 million
  7. Electronic equipment: $10.9 million
  8. Machinery: $10.3 million
  9. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $9.9 million
10. Medical, technical equipment: $9.4 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to Italy

Sri Lanka's exports to Italy amounted to
$434.2 million or 4.2% of its overall exports.

  1. Knit or crochet clothing: $219.2 million
  2. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $137.2 million
  3. Rubber: $36 million
  4. Coffee, tea and spices: $10.1 million
  5. Tobacco: $8.8 million
  6. Fish: $4.9 million
  7. Paper yarn, woven fabric: $3 million
  8. Other chemical goods: $3 million
  9. Fruits, nuts: $1.4 million
10. Other textiles, worn clothing: $1.3 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to China

Sri Lanka's exports to China amounted to
$304.5 million or 2.9% of its overall exports.

  1. Ships, boats: $122.7 million
  2. Coffee, tea and spices: $34.4 million
  3. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $27.7 million
  4. Knit or crochet clothing: $26.1 million
  5. Footwear: $20.9 million
  6. Paper yarn, woven fabric: $20.4 million
  7. Ores, slag, ash: $9.6 million
  8. Rubber: $9 million
  9. Electronic equipment: $6.9 million
10. Other chemical goods: $4.4 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to UAE

Sri Lanka's exports to United Arab Emirates amounted to $285.3 million or 2.7% of its overall exports.

  1. Coffee, tea and spices: $112 million
  2. Knit or crochet clothing: $30.6 million
  3. Oil: $25.1 million
  4. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $17.6 million
  5. Fruits, nuts: $14.1 million
  6. Aircraft, spacecraft: $9.7 million
  7. Fish: $8.5 million
  8. Rubber: $6.7 million
  9. Vegetables: $5.6 million
10. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $4.6 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to Belgium

Sri Lanka's exports to Belgium amounted to
$282.3 million or 2.7% of its overall exports.

  1. Knit or crochet clothing: $118.3 million
  2. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $48.3 million
  3. Rubber: $37.6 million
  4. Gems, precious metals: $36.7 million
  5. Tobacco: $20.9 million
  6. Coffee, tea and spices: $9.3 million
  7. Fruits, nuts: $2.2 million
  8. Other manufactured products: $1.3 million
  9. Fish: $1.1 million
10. Other chemical goods: $937,000
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to Netherlands

Sri Lanka's exports to Netherlands amounted to
$220.3 million or 2.1% of its overall exports.

  1. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $60.1 million
  2. Knit or crochet clothing: $33.7 million
  3. Tobacco: $25.2 million
  4. Coffee, tea and spices: $17.1 million
  5. Rubber: $15.7 million
  6. Fish: $11.3 million
  7. Vehicles: $7.7 million
  8. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $6 million
  9. Other food preparations: $4.4 million
10. Paper yarn, woven fabric: $4.3 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to Japan

Sri Lanka's exports to Japan amounted to
$217.3 million or 2.1% of its overall exports.

  1. Coffee, tea and spices: $43.3 million
  2. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $26.8 million
  3. Fish: $19.8 million
  4. Rubber: $17.6 million
  5. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $15.9 million
  6. Knit or crochet clothing: $12.5 million
  7. Paper yarn, woven fabric: $12.4 million
  8. Electronic equipment: $10.3 million
  9. Salt, sulphur, stone, cement: $6.6 million
10. Ceramic products: $6.4 million
Top 10 Sri Lankan Exports to France

Sri Lanka's exports to France amounted to
$201.1 million or 1.9% of its overall exports.

  1. Knit or crochet clothing: $97.1 million
  2. Rubber: $21.1 million
  3. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $14.4 million
  4. Coffee, tea and spices: $6.9 million
  5. Aircraft, spacecraft: $6 million
  6. Paper yarn, woven fabric: $5.8 million
  7. Electronic equipment: $5.7 million
  8. Toys, games: $5.2 million
  9. Gems, precious metals: $4.6 million
10. Fruits, nuts: $4.3 million
Fastest-Growing Sri Lankan Exports
Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis