This page displays a table with Burkina Faso Exports By Category in U.S. dollars, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade.



Burkina Faso Exports By Category Value Year
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $3.92B 2021
Cotton $459.06M 2021
Ores slag and ash $162.64M 2021
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $148.59M 2021
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $117.39M 2021
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $39.01M 2021
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $37.95M 2021
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $32.70M 2021
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $27.73M 2021
Iron and steel $20.46M 2021
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $13.83M 2021
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $12.72M 2021
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $10.83M 2021
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $9.66M 2021
Cereals $3.97M 2021
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $3.95M 2021
Electrical, electronic equipment $3.85M 2021
Rubbers $2.57M 2021
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $2.09M 2021
Miscellaneous edible preparations $1.94M 2021
Aircraft, spacecraft $1.82M 2021
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $1.76M 2021
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $1.67M 2021
Live animals $1.62M 2021
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $1.57M 2021
Plastics $1.56M 2021
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $1.43M 2021
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $1.43M 2021
Articles of iron or steel $1.42M 2021
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $1.16M 2021
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $1.11M 2021
Miscellaneous chemical products $649.33K 2021
Sugars and sugar confectionery $623.59K 2021
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $596.21K 2021
Aluminum $573.83K 2021
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $569.16K 2021
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $564.19K 2021
Pharmaceutical products $557.04K 2021
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $549.41K 2021
Lac, gums, resins $511.58K 2021
Copper $482.77K 2021
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $347.02K 2021
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $299.80K 2021
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $298.47K 2021
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $243.58K 2021
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $200.23K 2021
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $152.78K 2021
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $144.52K 2021
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $141.78K 2021
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $134.46K 2021
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $105.76K 2021
Fertilizers $87.05K 2021
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $80.50K 2021
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $75.47K 2021
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $74.87K 2021
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $68.09K 2021
Organic chemicals $63.07K 2021
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $44.83K 2021
Meat and edible meat offal $43.81K 2021
Glass and glassware $43K 2021
Ceramic products $39.77K 2021
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $33.85K 2021
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $31.02K 2021
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $27.30K 2021
Toys, games, sports requisites $14.23K 2021
Clocks and watches $11.55K 2021
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $10.91K 2021
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $9.52K 2021
Nickel $7.49K 2021
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $6.73K 2021
Products of animal origin $5.47K 2021
Photographic or cinematographic goods $4.52K 2021
Manmade filaments $3.79K 2021
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $3.24K 2021
Manmade staple fibers $2.98K 2021
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $2.30K 2021
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $631 2021
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $431 2021
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $381 2021
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $233 2021
Headgear and $222 2021




Burkina Faso Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 41.40 -56.70 200.80 -276.30 XOF Billion [+]
Current Account 54.00 14.60 266.40 -664.60 XOF Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP 5.20 3.80 5.20 -13.20 percent of GDP [+]
Exports 782.60 725.70 782.60 1.90 XOF Billion [+]
Imports 741.10 782.70 782.70 14.20 XOF Billion [+]
Terms of Trade 312.00 329.80 517.60 66.90 points [+]
Terrorism Index 8.27 8.12 8.27 0.00 [+]
Tourist Arrivals 62716.00 143331.00 281820.00 62716.00 [+]
External Debt 4594.00 2595.30 4594.00 569.70 EUR Million [+]