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Economy > Total merchandise trade > 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 Netherlands Antilles 335.72% 1985
2 Singapore 282.95% 2009
3 Guyana 181.74% 2008
4 Lesotho 171.04% 2009
5 Seychelles 162.61% 2009
6 Belgium 153.2% 2009
7 Malaysia 145.66% 2009
8 Vietnam 141.02% 2009
9 Equatorial Guinea 137.33% 2009
10 United Arab Emirates 136.81% 2009
11 Slovakia 126.97% 2009
12 Hungary 125.58% 2009
13 Zimbabwe 122.86% 2005
14 Netherlands 119.15% 2009
15 Iraq 116.2% 2009
16 Czech Republic 114.9% 2009
17 Slovenia 108.98% 2009
18 Thailand 108.54% 2009
19 Cambodia 105.35% 2009
20 Malta 105.22% 2007
21 Swaziland 103.3% 2009
22 Belarus 101.65% 2009
23 Suriname 100.47% 2008
24 Estonia 100.36% 2009
25 Oman 99.04% 2009
26 Kyrgyzstan 97.77% 2009
27 Mongolia 95.99% 2009
28 Papua New Guinea 95.38% 2009
29 Namibia 93.62% 2009
30 Lithuania 93.23% 2009
31 Bahrain 93.1% 2009
32 Mauritania 92.39% 2009
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 91.33% 2008
33 Honduras 90.68% 2009
34 Congo, Republic of the 88.73% 2009
35 Luxembourg 86.39% 2009
36 Tunisia 84.78% 2009
37 Moldova 84.48% 2009
Europe average (profile) 82.9% 2008
38 Bulgaria 81.66% 2009
39 Jordan 81.46% 2009
40 Bhutan 81.44% 2009
41 Brunei 81.18% 2006
42 Togo 80.57% 2009
43 Liberia 80.08% 2009
44 Nicaragua 79.29% 2009
45 Saudi Arabia 77.97% 2009
46 Ireland 77.95% 2009
47 Greenland 77.85% 2008
Eastern Europe average (profile) 77.46% 2009
48 Maldives 77.14% 2009
49 Palau 76.51% 2009
OPEC countries average (profile) 76.4% 2009
50 Kuwait 75.89% 2008
51 Trinidad and Tobago 75.84% 2009
Eurozone average (profile) 75.81% 2009
52 Angola 75.61% 2009
European Union average (profile) 75.38% 2009
53 Fiji 75.05% 2009
54 Ukraine 74.98% 2009
55 Bosnia and Herzegovina 74.53% 2009
56 Austria 73.75% 2009
57 Libya 73.36% 2009
Cold countries average (profile) 73.3% 2009
58 Saint Lucia 73.09% 2009
Hot countries average (profile) 73.01% 2005
59 Marshall Islands 72.64% 2009
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 72.21% 2009
NATO countries average (profile) 71.93% 2009
60 Tajikistan 71.87% 2009
61 Paraguay 70.99% 2009
62 Faroe Islands 70.3% 2009
63 Chad 69.45% 2009
Former British colonies average (profile) 69.31% 2009
64 Botswana 69.23% 2009
65 Costa Rica 69.03% 2009
66 Belize 67.84% 2009
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 67.81% 2008
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 67.37% 2009
Non-religious countries average (profile) 66.95% 2009
67 Turkmenistan 66.9% 2009
68 Switzerland 66.79% 2009
69 Latvia 66.63% 2009
70 Mauritius 66.01% 2009
71 Gabon 65.99% 2009
72 Solomon Islands 65.98% 2009
73 Dominica 65.97% 2009
74 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 65.66% 2009
75 Poland 65.36% 2009
Muslim countries average (profile) 65.26% 2009
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 65.12% 2000
76 Kiribati 64.9% 2009
77 Qatar 64.59% 2009
High income OECD countries average (profile) 64.52% 2009
78 Azerbaijan 64.18% 2009
79 Cote d'Ivoire 64.15% 2009
80 Antigua and Barbuda 63.99% 2009
81 Sao Tome and Principe 63.65% 2009
82 Zambia 63.58% 2009
83 Iceland 62.84% 2009
84 Kazakhstan 62.1% 2009
Christian countries average (profile) 62.08% 2002
85 Germany 62% 2009
86 Sweden 61.83% 2009
87 Uzbekistan 61.54% 2009
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 60.44% 2009
88 Mozambique 60.38% 2009
Former French colonies average (profile) 60.16% 2009
89 Lebanon 60.13% 2009
Emerging markets average (profile) 60.12% 2009
90 Algeria 60.1% 2009
Religious countries average (profile) 60.01% 2009
Catholic countries average (profile) 59.83% 2009
91 Romania 58.89% 2009
South and Central Asia average (profile) 58.78% 2009
92 Chile 58.75% 2009
93 Guinea 58.74% 2009
94 Saint Kitts and Nevis 58.65% 2009
95 New Caledonia 56.97% 2000
96 Denmark 56.94% 2009
97 European Union 56.36% 2009
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 55.65% 2009
98 Vanuatu 54.27% 2009
99 Mexico 53.86% 2009
100 Senegal 53.76% 2009
101 Bolivia 53.39% 2009
102 Nigeria 52.89% 2009
103 Jamaica 52.86% 2009
104 Mali 52.73% 2009
105 Malawi 52.66% 2009
106 El Salvador 52.38% 2009
107 Philippines 52.31% 2009
108 Ghana 52.12% 2009
109 The Bahamas 51.95% 2007
110 Finland 51.91% 2009
111 Georgia 51.31% 2009
=112 Morocco 51.17% 2009
=112 Syria 51.17% 2009
114 Tonga 51.13% 2009
115 Barbados 50.85% 2009
116 Aruba 50.7% 2002
117 Ecuador 50.47% 2009
118 Croatia 50.25% 2009
119 Guatemala 50.22% 2009
120 Norway 49.81% 2009
121 Kenya 49.8% 2009
122 Israel 49.75% 2009
123 Grenada 49.6% 2009
124 Cyprus 49.29% 2008
125 Portugal 48.61% 2009
126 Madagascar 48.5% 2009
127 Canada 48.4% 2009
128 Cape Verde 48.05% 2009
129 South Africa 47.58% 2009
130 Albania 46.91% 2009
131 Djibouti 46.23% 2009
South Asia average (profile) 46.17% 2009
132 Armenia 45.93% 2009
133 Benin 45.68% 2009
134 Niger 44.58% 2009
135 China 44.27% 2009
136 Tanzania 43.67% 2009
137 Samoa 43.52% 2009
138 The Gambia 43.48% 2009
139 Uganda 42.31% 2009
140 Sri Lanka 41.81% 2009
141 Nepal 41.54% 2009
142 Bangladesh 41.31% 2009
143 Guinea-Bissau 41.23% 2009
144 Haiti 40.54% 2009
145 Russia 40.2% 2009
146 New Zealand 39.85% 2009
147 Turkey 39.55% 2009
148 France 39.43% 2009
149 Indonesia 39.1% 2009
150 Uruguay 39.01% 2009
151 Italy 38.74% 2009
152 Sierra Leone 38.67% 2009
153 United Kingdom 38.36% 2009
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 38.3% 2009
154 Dominican Republic 37.93% 2009
155 Peru 37.28% 2009
156 Laos 37.04% 2009
157 Burkina Faso 36.03% 2009
158 Panama 35.4% 2009
159 Burundi 35.18% 2009
160 Spain 34.66% 2009
161 French Polynesia 34.58% 2000
162 Australia 34.57% 2009
163 Ethiopia 33.51% 2009
164 Cameroon 32.68% 2009
165 Sudan 32.05% 2009
166 India 31.46% 2009
167 Cuba 30.88% 2008
168 Argentina 30.75% 2009
169 Pakistan 30.49% 2009
170 Venezuela 30.11% 2009
171 Comoros 29.7% 2009
172 Eritrea 29.63% 2009
173 Colombia 28.09% 2009
174 Rwanda 28.04% 2009
175 Greece 24.23% 2009
176 Japan 22.35% 2009
177 Central African Republic 20.94% 2009
178 Bermuda 19.42% 2008
179 United States 18.85% 2009
180 Brazil 18.22% 2009

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"Countries Compared by Economy > Total merchandise trade > Merchandise trade > % of GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Trade Organisation, and World Bank GDP estimates. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Total-merchandise-trade/Merchandise-trade/%-of-GDP

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