Bangladesh economy is the 46th largest in the world, and 33rd largest by purchasing power parity. it is classified among the Next Eleven emerging market economies and a Frontier market. According to the IMF, Bangladesh's economy is the second fastest growing major economy of 2016, with a rate of 7.1%. The financial sector of Bangladesh is the second largest in the subcontinent. Bangladesh is the 55th largest export economy in the world. In 2015, Bangladesh exported $35.7B and imported $38.3B.
Shipbuilding is a growing industry in Bangladesh with great potential. Bangladesh also has the world's largest ship breaking industry.
Bangladesh's textile industry, which includes knitwear and ready-made garments is the nation's number one export earner with 80% of Bangladesh's total exports of $27 billion and is 2nd in world textile exports.
There are currently 3 International Airports in Bangladesh. The total length of railroad in Bangladesh is 2,855 kilometres. The total length of roadways in Bangladesh is 21,269 kilometres.