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



Laos Exports By Category Value Year
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $857.94M 2020
Ores slag and ash $568.75M 2020
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $473.86M 2020
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $297.23M 2020
Live animals $294.28M 2020
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $290.12M 2020
Electrical, electronic equipment $282.70M 2020
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $239.89M 2020
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $234.42M 2020
Rubbers $215.09M 2020
Copper $206.39M 2020
Fertilizers $138.78M 2020
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $126.04M 2020
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $90.99M 2020
Cereals $90.20M 2020
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $85.51M 2020
Sugars and sugar confectionery $85.08M 2020
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $84.78M 2020
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $59.21M 2020
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $47.19M 2020
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $41.06M 2020
Plastics $39.14M 2020
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $39.03M 2020
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $26.49M 2020
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $23.08M 2020
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $21.74M 2020
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $13.52M 2020
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $11.17M 2020
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $11.16M 2020
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $8.47M 2020
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $7.10M 2020
Lead $6.61M 2020
Glass and glassware $5.94M 2020
Meat and edible meat offal $5.61M 2020
Articles of iron or steel $5.26M 2020
Miscellaneous edible preparations $5.24M 2020
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $4.99M 2020
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $4.83M 2020
Headgear and $4.39M 2020
Toys, games, sports requisites $3.51M 2020
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $3.43M 2020
Iron and steel $3.09M 2020
Manmade staple fibers $2.67M 2020
Aircraft, spacecraft $2.17M 2020
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $1.65M 2020
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $1.65M 2020
Lac, gums, resins $1.63M 2020
Aluminum $1.58M 2020
Organic chemicals $1.40M 2020
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $1.32M 2020
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $1.32M 2020
Miscellaneous chemical products $1.11M 2020
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $1.04M 2020
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $862.57K 2020
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $741.45K 2020
Zinc $561.48K 2020
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $515.22K 2020
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $400.58K 2020
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $390.35K 2020
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $373.48K 2020
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $321.33K 2020
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $267.41K 2020
Cotton $257.33K 2020
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $199.98K 2020
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $178.88K 2020
Manmade filaments $164.16K 2020
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $94.73K 2020
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $93.45K 2020
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $92.96K 2020
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $72.65K 2020
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $69.75K 2020
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $69.55K 2020
Knitted or crocheted fabric $58.39K 2020
Tin $48.75K 2020
Pharmaceutical products $46.79K 2020
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $43K 2020
Ceramic products $34.44K 2020
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $18.69K 2020
Silk $12.48K 2020
Products of animal origin $9.38K 2020
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $7.54K 2020
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $4.13K 2020
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $1.51K 2020
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $800 2020
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $278 2020
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $100 2020
Clocks and watches $73 2020
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $300 2019
Cork and articles of cork $42.9K 2018
Nickel $6.52K 2018
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $48.30K 2016
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $26.46K 2016
Commodities not specified according to kind $1 2016
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $3.97M 2015
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $1.21M 2015
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $371.87K 2015
Photographic or cinematographic goods $352.67K 2015




Laos Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 311.01 514.59 514.59 -630.13 USD Million [+]
Current Account 71.96 311.31 311.31 -675.98 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -0.60 -6.99 1.96 -26.90 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 1566.20 1472.90 1834.84 124.40 USD Million [+]
Exports 1877.25 1987.46 2036.30 11.50 USD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 0.44 1.03 2.11 0.00 [+]
Tourism Revenues 213.21 934.70 934.70 6.30 USD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 894776.00 4791065.00 4791065.00 102946.00 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 208.09 293.15 579.76 8.00 USD Million [+]
External Debt 10610.34 9935.62 10610.34 769.60 USD Million [+]