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



Zambia Exports By Category Value Year
Copper $5.74B 2020
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $252.03M 2020
Ores slag and ash $239.83M 2020
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $157.66M 2020
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $123.52M 2020
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $116.64M 2020
Sugars and sugar confectionery $115.58M 2020
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $102.69M 2020
Iron and steel $92.89M 2020
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $90.00M 2020
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $88.32M 2020
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $73.80M 2020
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $48.90M 2020
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $46.47M 2020
Cereals $40.56M 2020
Miscellaneous chemical products $36.82M 2020
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $34.81M 2020
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $26.42M 2020
Electrical, electronic equipment $25.38M 2020
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $23.77M 2020
Articles of iron or steel $21.94M 2020
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $20.12M 2020
Plastics $19.41M 2020
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $19.13M 2020
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $18.77M 2020
Fertilizers $18.39M 2020
Cotton $17.73M 2020
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $17.71M 2020
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $16.15M 2020
Meat and edible meat offal $13.46M 2020
Lead $13.30M 2020
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $10.62M 2020
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $10.11M 2020
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $9.29M 2020
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $8.24M 2020
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $7.63M 2020
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $7.38M 2020
Live animals $6.16M 2020
Rubbers $5.69M 2020
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $5.31M 2020
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $4.90M 2020
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $4.72M 2020
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $4.60M 2020
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $4.15M 2020
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $4.01M 2020
Miscellaneous edible preparations $3.84M 2020
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $3.36M 2020
Commodities not specified according to kind $3.25M 2020
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $3.23M 2020
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $3.04M 2020
Aluminum $2.90M 2020
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $2.66M 2020
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $2.43M 2020
Ceramic products $2.33M 2020
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $2.02M 2020
Organic chemicals $2.01M 2020
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $1.82M 2020
Pharmaceutical products $1.37M 2020
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $1.31M 2020
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $1.02M 2020
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $852.47K 2020
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $833.58K 2020
Manmade staple fibers $687.95K 2020
Aircraft, spacecraft $633.57K 2020
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $461.92K 2020
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $363.26K 2020
Glass and glassware $180.26K 2020
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $142.20K 2020
Tin $113.40K 2020
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $111.87K 2020
Products of animal origin $103.52K 2020
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $82.54K 2020
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $79.98K 2020
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $72.69K 2020
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $69.48K 2020
Lac, gums, resins $65.71K 2020
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $65.19K 2020
Toys, games, sports requisites $52.63K 2020
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $41.78K 2020
Zinc $38.88K 2020
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $22.00K 2020
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $21.34K 2020
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $19.63K 2020
Clocks and watches $19.34K 2020
Headgear and $9.20K 2020
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $7.68K 2020
Knitted or crocheted fabric $4.17K 2020
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $4.15K 2020
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $2.93K 2020
Photographic or cinematographic goods $2.48K 2020
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $1.26K 2020
Manmade filaments $948 2020
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $342 2020
Silk $75 2020
Nickel $69 2020
Cork and articles of cork $1.22K 2019
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $5.06K 2018




Zambia Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 7166.90 5332.50 10159.00 -2678.00 ZMK Million [+]
Current Account 752.60 863.20 863.20 -564.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 12.20 0.60 12.20 -20.90 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 11750.10 10640.90 14889.00 518.00 ZMK Million [+]
Exports 18917.00 15973.40 21744.00 271.00 ZMK Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 169.00 170.80 1335.70 -281.90 USD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 0.15 0.31 2.23 0.00 [+]
External Debt 16445.00 15049.10 16445.00 909.60 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows 548.60 829.70 2111.20 -902.70 USD Million [+]