Foreign Trade


Exports in Ghana decreased to $3,407.70 million in the second quarter of 2012 from $4,040.10 million in the first quarter of 2012. Exports in Ghana are reported by the Bank of Ghana. Historically, from 2003 until 2012, Ghana exports averaged $1,506.50 million reaching an all-time high of $4,040.10 million in February of 2012 and a record low of $565.06 million in February of 2003.

Ghana's main exports are gold, cocoa beans and timber products. Others include tuna, aluminum, manganese ore, diamonds and horticulture. Ghana's main export partners are Netherlands, Burkina Faso, South Africa and United Kingdom.