Pakistan’s Top Trading Partners in the World – Research Snipers

Pakistan’s Top Trading Partners in the World

Trade between Pakistan and the world is increasing with every passing year. In this article, we will look at Pakistan’s top trading partners, the percentage of import, export and total trade between Pakistan and the other country.

China is by far the biggest trading partner of Pakistan. Thanks to CPEC the trade between both the countries has increased and it has encouraged other countries to invest in Pakistan as well.

The main exports of Pakistan are cotton, textiles, and apparel. The import items include edible oil, petroleum products, fertilizers, industrial raw goods and capital goods.

Must read: Pakistan is the fourth largest cotton producing country in the world

Main trading partners of Pakistan as seen by July 2017 are:

Country: China

  • Percentage of imports: 31
  • Percentage of Exports: 11
  • Percentage of Total Trade: 16.9

Country: EU

  • Percentage of imports: 10.4
  • Percentage of Exports: 18.2
  • Percentage of Total Trade: 13.0

Country: UAE

  • Percentage of imports: 12.1
  • Percentage of Exports: 8.5
  • Percentage of Total Trade 10.9

Country: Saudi Arab

  • Percentage of imports: 12.2
  • Percentage of Exports: 8.5
  • Percentage of Total Trade: 9

Country: USA

  • Percentage of imports: 3.7
  • Percentage of Exports: 13.6
  • Percentage of Total Trade: 7

Country: Kuwait

  • Percentage of imports: 6.3
  • Percentage of Exports: 0.07
  • Percentage of Total Trade: 4.4

Country: India

  • Percentage of imports: 3.7
  • Percentage of Exports: 2.1
  • Percentage of Total Trade: 3.2

Country: Malaysia

  • Percentage of imports: 9
  • Percentage of Exports: 0.9
  • Percentage of Total Trade: 2.9

Country: Japan

  • Percentage of imports: 3.6
  • Percentage of Exports: 1.6
  • Percentage of Total Trade: 2.9

Country: Iran

  • Percentage of imports: 3.4
  • Percentage of Exports: 1.8
  • Percentage of Total Trade: 2.9

Country: Afghanistan

  • Percentage of imports: 0.3
  • Percentage of Exports: 7.6
  • Percentage of Total Trade: 2.8

Country: Singapore

  • Percentage of imports: 4.1
  • Percentage of Exports: 0.3
  • Percentage of Total Trade: 2.8