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 $42.11B 2021
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $1.44B 2021
Fertilizers $943.03M 2021
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $624.35M 2021
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $323.86M 2021
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $256.93M 2021
Aluminum $188.96M 2021
Aircraft, spacecraft $142.66M 2021
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $112.01M 2021
Lead $93.46M 2021
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $92.18M 2021
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $84.48M 2021
Copper $73.85M 2021
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $70.43M 2021
Ores slag and ash $65.41M 2021
Rubbers $56.72M 2021
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $54.82M 2021
Plastics $54.78M 2021
Glass and glassware $54.62M 2021
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $49.60M 2021
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $42.83M 2021
Miscellaneous chemical products $40.44M 2021
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $38.63M 2021
Miscellaneous edible preparations $24.66M 2021
Cotton $24.46M 2021
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $17.31M 2021
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $17.09M 2021
Iron and steel $12.49M 2021
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $12.47M 2021
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $11.38M 2021
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $10.21M 2021
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $9.53M 2021
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $8.89M 2021
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $7.38M 2021
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $6.70M 2021
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $5.40M 2021
Electrical, electronic equipment $5.38M 2021
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $5.14M 2021
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $4.74M 2021
Cereals $3.95M 2021
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $3.92M 2021
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $2.63M 2021
Lac, gums, resins $2.63M 2021
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $2.62M 2021
Pharmaceutical products $2.21M 2021
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $2.03M 2021
Tin $1.87M 2021
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $1.82M 2021
Manmade staple fibers $1.67M 2021
Zinc $1.36M 2021
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $1.26M 2021
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $1.17M 2021
Live animals $1.15M 2021
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $1.11M 2021
Sugars and sugar confectionery $1.04M 2021
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $1.01M 2021
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $972.89K 2021
Products of animal origin $969.68K 2021
Articles of iron or steel $965.32K 2021
Clocks and watches $856.55K 2021
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $787.32K 2021
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $763.55K 2021
Organic chemicals $520.35K 2021
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $481.22K 2021
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $471.91K 2021
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $463.71K 2021
Knitted or crocheted fabric $439.51K 2021
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $360.79K 2021
Meat and edible meat offal $200.66K 2021
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $101.15K 2021
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $95.07K 2021
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $60.98K 2021
Ceramic products $58.67K 2021
Silk $14.35K 2021
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $12.03K 2021
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $11.82K 2021
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $11.30K 2021
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $11.11K 2021
Nickel $10.15K 2021
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $7.99K 2021
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $2.86K 2021
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $1.12K 2021
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $17.97K 2020
Headgear and $10.48K 2020
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $259.22K 2019
Cork and articles of cork $36.71K 2019
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $22.90K 2019
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $7.17K 2019
Manmade filaments $375.59K 2018
Photographic or cinematographic goods $107.64K 2018
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $150 2018
Commodities not specified according to kind $1 2016
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $1.84M 2015
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $2.22K 2015
Toys, games, sports requisites $499 2015
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $557.79K 2014
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $20.18K 2013




nigeria Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 838687.50 582548.30 2177553.08 -975441.14 NGN Millions [+]
Current Account 5069.28 2633.55 10383.67 -6676.40 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -2.80 -4.20 32.80 -18.70 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 1669497.80 2051814.00 2518686.57 167.88 NGN Millions [+]
Exports 2508185.26 2634362.27 2805449.70 322.93 NGN Millions [+]
Terms of Trade 101.15 101.05 160.25 49.48 points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment -1590.20 -182.50 3084.90 -1590.20 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows 3070.33 -784.77 20302.97 -15439.95 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 21.37 21.37 21.46 21.37 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 1014.00 938.00 2475.00 675.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
External Debt 40064.79 39969.19 40064.79 3287.73 USD Million [+]
Non Oil Exports 523614.84 454173.94 1450442.90 29675.90 NGN Million [+]
Oil Exports 1984570.42 2180188.34 2209623.00 46192.00 NGN Million [+]
Remittances 4941.04 5147.40 6270.24 3373.09 USD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 8.23 8.42 9.12 3.86 Points [+]