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Economy > Merchandise trade > % of GDP: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Merchandise trade as a share of GDP is the sum of merchandise exports and imports divided by the value of GDP, all in current U.S. dollars.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Singapore 368% 2005
2 Netherlands Antilles 335.72% 1985
3 Hong Kong 333.3% 2005
4 Equatorial Guinea 285.15% 2005
5 Liberia 253.46% 2005
6 Malaysia 196.09% 2005
7 Belgium 176.08% 2005
8 Guyana 169.84% 2005
9 Iraq 155.88% 2003
10 United Arab Emirates 151.27% 2005
11 Swaziland 150.16% 2005
12 Seychelles 148.78% 2005
13 Slovakia 144.99% 2005
14 Lesotho 140.59% 2005
15 Suriname 137.52% 2005
16 Bahrain 136.33% 2005
17 Estonia 135.1% 2005
18 Vietnam 129.94% 2005
19 Thailand 129.25% 2005
20 Congo, Republic of the 126.01% 2005
21 Brunei 124.72% 2005
22 Czech Republic 124.6% 2005
23 Zimbabwe 123.05% 2005
24 Netherlands 121.99% 2005
25 Maldives 118.34% 2005
26 Hungary 117.32% 2005
27 Mongolia 117.12% 2005
28 Moldova 116.66% 2005
29 Jordan 116.49% 2005
30 Slovenia 112.72% 2005
31 Bulgaria 112.23% 2005
32 Belarus 110.52% 2005
33 Luxembourg 109.95% 2005
34 Cambodia 109.9% 2005
35 Lithuania 106.4% 2005
36 Turkmenistan 105.66% 2005
37 Malta 105.45% 2005
38 Marshall Islands 103.22% 2005
39 Trinidad and Tobago 102.45% 2005
40 Papua New Guinea 99.51% 2005
41 Tajikistan 96.82% 2005
42 Angola 96.16% 2005
43 Libya 95.75% 2005
44 Bosnia and Herzegovina 95.48% 2005
Non-religious countries average (profile) 94.73% 2005
45 Azerbaijan 94.33% 2005
46 Oman 91.16% 2004
47 Philippines 89.54% 2005
Eastern Europe average (profile) 88.95% 2005
Eurozone average (profile) 88.55% 2005
48 Ireland 88.13% 2005
49 Latvia 87.55% 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 87.11% 2005
European Union average (profile) 86.64% 2005
50 Ukraine 84.98% 2005
51 Fiji 84.72% 2005
52 Qatar 84.36% 2005
53 Mauritius 84.33% 2005
Former British colonies average (profile) 84.18% 2005
54 Costa Rica 84.1% 2005
55 Tunisia 82.52% 2005
56 Solomon Islands 82.21% 2005
Cold countries average (profile) 81.73% 2005
57 Austria 81.73% 2005
Europe average (profile) 81.6% 2005
58 Malawi 81.32% 2005
OPEC countries average (profile) 81.16% 2005
NATO countries average (profile) 81.08% 2005
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 79.9% 2005
59 Cote d'Ivoire 79.29% 2005
60 Kazakhstan 79.13% 2005
61 Saint Lucia 78.77% 2005
62 Gabon 78.37% 2005
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 78.28% 2005
63 Grenada 78.06% 2005
64 Saudi Arabia 77.75% 2005
65 Sao Tome and Principe 76.52% 2005
Hot countries average (profile) 76.48% 2004
66 Bhutan 76.45% 2005
67 Kuwait 75.87% 2005
68 Namibia 74.92% 2005
69 Antigua and Barbuda 74.79% 2005
70 Botswana 74.6% 2005
71 Honduras 74.53% 2005
72 Paraguay 73.53% 2005
Emerging markets average (profile) 73.4% 2005
73 Macau 73.39% 2002
74 Kiribati 73.26% 2005
75 Belize 73.13% 2005
76 Guinea-Bissau 73.06% 2005
77 Kyrgyzstan 72.93% 2005
78 Israel 72.75% 2005
79 Dominica 72.64% 2005
High income OECD countries average (profile) 72.02% 2005
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 71.85% 2005
Muslim countries average (profile) 71.64% 2005
80 Mauritania 71.07% 2005
81 Croatia 71.04% 2005
82 Yemen 70.62% 2005
83 Nicaragua 70.31% 2005
84 Switzerland 70.14% 2005
85 Chad 70.13% 2005
86 Ghana 69.91% 2005
87 South Korea 69.28% 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 69.19% 2005
88 Romania 69.19% 2005
89 Sweden 67.47% 2005
90 Greenland 66.91% 1996
South and Central Asia average (profile) 66.63% 2005
91 Togo 66.46% 2005
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 65.93% 2005
92 Algeria 64.89% 2005
93 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 64.86% 2005
94 Finland 64.72% 2005
95 Sri Lanka 64.66% 2005
Religious countries average (profile) 64.31% 2005
96 Serbia and Montenegro 63.7% 2005
97 China 63.64% 2005
98 Barbados 63.55% 2005
99 Chile 63.44% 2005
100 Tonga 63.13% 2005
101 Poland 62.74% 2005
=102 Federated States of Micronesia 62.58% 2005
=102 Mozambique 62.58% 2005
104 Germany 62.39% 2005
105 Denmark 62.29% 2005
106 Jamaica 62.25% 2005
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 61.79% 1996
107 Zambia 61.48% 2005
Catholic countries average (profile) 60.98% 2002
108 Canada 60.97% 2005
109 Uzbekistan 60.32% 2005
failed states average (profile) 60.31% 2005
110 Nigeria 60.17% 2005
111 Morocco 60% 2005
112 El Salvador 59.83% 2005
Former French colonies average (profile) 59.72% 2005
113 Democratic Republic of the Congo 59.48% 2005
114 Senegal 58.64% 2005
115 Mexico 57.96% 2005
116 New Caledonia 56.97% 2000
117 Venezuela 56.88% 2005
118 Saint Kitts and Nevis 56.29% 2005
119 Ecuador 55.93% 2005
120 Armenia 55.45% 2005
121 Vanuatu 55.21% 2005
122 Lebanon 54.55% 2005
123 Indonesia 54.22% 2005
124 Portugal 54.15% 2005
125 Norway 53.9% 2005
126 Bolivia 53.7% 2005
127 Dominican Republic 53.38% 2005
=128 Syria 52.68% 2005
=128 The Gambia 52.68% 2005
130 Georgia 52.51% 2005
131 Turkey 52.4% 2005
132 Eritrea 52.07% 2005
133 Guinea 51.99% 2005
134 Afghanistan 51.45% 2005
135 Mali 51.29% 2005
136 Iceland 51.03% 2005
137 Djibouti 50.79% 2005
138 Aruba 50.7% 2002
139 Kenya 50.41% 2005
140 Guatemala 50.05% 2005
141 Samoa 49.27% 2005
142 Iran 48.53% 2005
143 Russia 48.3% 2005
144 South Africa 47.67% 2005
145 Burundi 47.24% 2005
South Asia average (profile) 46.44% 2005
146 Cape Verde 46.36% 2005
147 Madagascar 45.83% 2005
148 Haiti 45.08% 2005
149 France 45.05% 2005
150 Ethiopia 44.84% 2005
151 New Zealand 43.89% 2005
152 Laos 43.65% 2005
153 Uruguay 43.38% 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 42.45% 2005
154 Italy 42.38% 2005
155 Sierra Leone 42.19% 2005
156 Sudan 42.05% 2005
157 Cyprus 41.83% 2004
158 Spain 41.44% 2005
159 United Kingdom 40.61% 2005
160 Niger 40.32% 2005
161 The Bahamas 39.75% 2003
162 Albania 39.05% 2005
163 Bangladesh 38.53% 2005
164 Argentina 37.52% 2005
165 Peru 37.43% 2005
166 Pakistan 37.25% 2005
167 Nepal 36.13% 2005
168 Burkina Faso 34.77% 2005
169 Colombia 34.63% 2005
170 French Polynesia 34.58% 2000
171 Tanzania 34.19% 2005
172 Egypt 34.1% 2005
173 Benin 33.94% 2005
174 Cameroon 33.86% 2005
175 Panama 33.39% 2005
176 Australia 31.55% 2005
177 Greece 31.53% 2005
178 Uganda 30.17% 2005
179 Bermuda 30.01% 1997
180 India 28.54% 2005
181 Comoros 27.65% 2005
182 Brazil 24.61% 2005
183 Rwanda 24.52% 2005
184 Japan 24.48% 2005
185 United States 21.24% 2005
186 Central African Republic 20.38% 2005

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"Countries Compared by Economy > Merchandise trade > % of GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Merchandise-trade/%-of-GDP

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