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



Nigeria Exports By Category Value Year
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $30.96B 2020
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $2.17B 2020
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $358.93M 2020
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $350.23M 2020
Fertilizers $189.71M 2020
Aircraft, spacecraft $173.19M 2020
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $137.63M 2020
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $67.94M 2020
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $65.59M 2020
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $48.75M 2020
Aluminum $45.13M 2020
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $29.89M 2020
Lead $27.62M 2020
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $26.65M 2020
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $22.86M 2020
Rubbers $22.03M 2020
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $19.26M 2020
Copper $17.97M 2020
Ores slag and ash $17.91M 2020
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $16.87M 2020
Cotton $15.69M 2020
Miscellaneous edible preparations $15.64M 2020
Miscellaneous chemical products $11.17M 2020
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $8.99M 2020
Plastics $7.52M 2020
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $7.18M 2020
Zinc $6.84M 2020
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $6.23M 2020
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $5.77M 2020
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $4.58M 2020
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $4.49M 2020
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $4.23M 2020
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $3.47M 2020
Organic chemicals $3.37M 2020
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $3.13M 2020
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $3.00M 2020
Glass and glassware $2.92M 2020
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $2.23M 2020
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $2.18M 2020
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $1.52M 2020
Clocks and watches $1.30M 2020
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $1.22M 2020
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $1.19M 2020
Electrical, electronic equipment $1.05M 2020
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $1.03M 2020
Meat and edible meat offal $794.06K 2020
Lac, gums, resins $688.84K 2020
Sugars and sugar confectionery $670.04K 2020
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $539.82K 2020
Pharmaceutical products $471.96K 2020
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $468.85K 2020
Live animals $389.48K 2020
Articles of iron or steel $341.42K 2020
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $297.84K 2020
Iron and steel $251.69K 2020
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $230.46K 2020
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $224.08K 2020
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $222.36K 2020
Manmade staple fibers $206.48K 2020
Products of animal origin $172.40K 2020
Ceramic products $85.56K 2020
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $73.61K 2020
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $64.08K 2020
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $40.63K 2020
Silk $29.60K 2020
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $27.24K 2020
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $20.36K 2020
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $17.97K 2020
Headgear and $10.48K 2020
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $4.78K 2020
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $4.22K 2020
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $3.18K 2020
Tin $10.17M 2019
Cereals $946.70K 2019
Knitted or crocheted fabric $772.96K 2019
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $589.92K 2019
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $329.70K 2019
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $259.22K 2019
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $66.86K 2019
Cork and articles of cork $36.71K 2019
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $32.30K 2019
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $22.90K 2019
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $7.17K 2019
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $6.86K 2019
Manmade filaments $375.59K 2018
Photographic or cinematographic goods $107.64K 2018
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $150 2018
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $103.16K 2017
Commodities not specified according to kind $1 2016
Nickel $6.07M 2015
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $1.84M 2015
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $201.34K 2015
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $2.22K 2015
Toys, games, sports requisites $499 2015
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $557.79K 2014
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $2.78K 2014
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $20.18K 2013




Nigeria Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 971382.29 42986.97 2177553.08 -975441.14 NGN Millions [+]
Current Account 3680.28 -424.37 10383.67 -6676.40 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -4.20 -3.30 32.80 -18.70 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 1834067.40 2052525.60 2518686.57 167.88 NGN Millions [+]
Exports 2805449.70 2095512.60 2805449.70 322.93 NGN Millions [+]
Terms of Trade 101.22 101.88 160.25 49.48 points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 1563.64 2138.38 3084.90 63.50 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows 2573.54 2105.55 20302.97 -15439.95 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 21.37 21.37 21.46 21.37 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 1219.00 1238.00 2475.00 675.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
External Debt 38391.32 37955.09 38391.32 3287.73 USD Million [+]
Non Oil Exports 453526.56 553554.45 1450442.90 29675.90 NGN Million [+]
Oil Exports 1270799.94 1511558.58 2033861.20 46192.00 NGN Million [+]
Remittances 4971.70 4922.23 6270.24 3373.09 USD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 8.31 8.60 9.31 3.86 [+]