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





South Africa Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 42398.11 37009.39 54494.85 -36087.73 ZAR Million [+]
Current Account 342780.00 261154.00 342780.00 -241123.00 ZAR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 2.20 -3.00 6.00 -7.50 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 116526.02 107850.95 125881.91 66.10 ZAR Million [+]
Exports 158924.13 144860.35 168190.65 55.80 ZAR Million [+]
External Debt 170603.00 164726.00 185357.00 33262.00 USD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 217373.00 253857.00 1598893.00 29341.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 125.35 125.35 183.51 123.48 Tonnes [+]
Weapons Sales 37.00 142.00 235.00 0.00 SIPRI TIV Million [+]
Terms Of Trade 131.90 126.70 131.90 42.20 points [+]
Terrorism Index 4.36 4.51 4.51 0.22 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 17400.00 6138.00 52712.00 -13910.00 ZAR Billion [+]



South Africa Exports by Category Last Previous
Iron & Steel 8594314.76 6944379.89 ZAR THO Aug/21
Precious Metals 45144.30 42372.48 ZAR Million Aug/21
Mineral Products 34430.99 36283.03 ZAR Million Aug/21
Base Metals & Base Metal Articles 14221.74 11300.39 ZAR Million Aug/21
Vegetable Products 10026.14 8244.64 ZAR Million Aug/21
Chemical & Allied Industries Products 8518.84 6886.47 ZAR Million Aug/21
Prepared Foodstuffs Beverages & Tobacco 3551.82 2851.40 ZAR Million Aug/21
Plastic & Rubber Articles 2179.78 1903.37 ZAR Million Aug/21
Wood Pulp Paper & Paper Products 1959.73 1020.23 ZAR Million Aug/21
Live Animals & Animal Products 995.02 873.03 ZAR Million Aug/21
Textiles & Textile Products 906.55 600.62 ZAR Million Aug/21
Wood & Wood Products 660.85 507.78 ZAR Million Aug/21
Miscellaneous Manufactured Goods 342.24 307.11 ZAR Million Aug/21
Raw Hides Skins Leather & Furskins 275.23 222.53 ZAR Million Aug/21
Animal & Vegitable Fats & Oils 266.55 225.09 ZAR Million Aug/21
Works of Art & Antiques 76.86 89.53 ZAR Million Aug/21