Belgium Trade Balance

1995 - 2020 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

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Belgium's Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 1.1 USD bn in Aug 2020, compared with a surplus of 271.5 USD mn in the previous month. Belgium's Trade Balance data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1995 to Aug 2020, with an averaged value of -14.4 USD mn. The data reached an all-time high of 1.7 USD bn in Jul 1997 and a record low of -3.3 USD bn in Aug 2011. CEIC converts monthly Trade Balance into USD. The National Bank of Belgium provides Trade Balance in EUR. Federal Reserve Board average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

In the latest reports, Belgium's Total Exports reached 21.4 USD bn in Aug 2020, a decrease of 10.0 % year on year. Total Imports recorded 20.4 USD bn in Aug 2020, a decrease of 13.9 % year on year.

What was Belgium's Trade Balance in Aug 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

1,053.0

USD mn Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

271.5

USD mn Jul 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

-3,279.1

Aug 2011

1,685.6

Jul 1997

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Updated on 15 Oct 2020

Trade Balance by Country Comparison

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All Countries/Regions
Asia and Oceania
Europe and Central Asia
Middle East and Africa
North and South America
Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn)

-257.7

Sep 2020

monthly

Oct 1998 - Sep 2020

Algeria (USD mn)

-634.0

Sep 2018

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2018

Argentina (USD mn)

1,422.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Aug 2020

Armenia (USD mn)

-175.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Nov 1995 - Aug 2020

Australia (USD mn)

1,903.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 1971 - Aug 2020

Austria (USD mn)

598.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Azerbaijan (USD mn)

-41.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2020

Bahrain (USD mn)

856.2

2019

yearly

1966 - 2019

Bangladesh (USD mn)

-1,615.5

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 1986 - Jun 2020

Belarus (USD mn)

340.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2020

Belgium (USD mn)

1,053.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Bolivia (USD mn)

-136.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Oct 1994 - Sep 2020

Botswana (USD mn)

-326.5

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jul 2020

Brazil (USD mn)

6,163.8

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1959 - Sep 2020

Brunei (USD mn)

-226.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2020

Bulgaria (USD mn)

-260.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Cambodia (USD mn)

-645.8

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jun 2020

Canada (USD mn)

-1,848.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1988 - Aug 2020

Chile (USD mn)

886.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1968 - Sep 2020

China (USD mn)

36,998.6

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - Sep 2020

Colombia (USD mn)

-1,001.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1958 - Aug 2020

Croatia (USD mn)

-714.5

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jul 2020

Cyprus (USD mn)

-345.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Czech Republic (USD mn)

1,353.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2020

Denmark (USD mn)

661.6

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2020

Ecuador (USD mn)

435.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1965 - Aug 2020

Egypt (USD mn)

-3,019.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Estonia (USD mn)

-133.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Aug 2020

European Union (USD mn)

23,725.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

Finland (USD mn)

-289.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1992 - Aug 2020

France (USD mn)

-9,119.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2020

Georgia (USD mn)

-399.3

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2020

Germany (USD mn)

18,622.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Greece (USD mn)

-1,502.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn)

-1,887.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Hungary (USD mn)

311.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Aug 2020

Iceland (USD mn)

-82.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

India (USD mn)

-2,720.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2020

Indonesia (USD mn)

2,437.5

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1967 - Sep 2020

Iran (USD mn)

20,500.0

2015

yearly

1950 - 2015

Ireland (USD mn)

8,011.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1970 - Aug 2020

Israel (USD mn)

-2,170.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1988 - Aug 2020

Italy (USD mn)

6,888.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Aug 2020

Ivory Coast (USD mn)

-381.5

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jun 2020

Japan (USD mn)

4,506.3

Sep 2020

monthly

Apr 1995 - Sep 2020

Jordan (USD mn)

-814.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1972 - Jul 2020

Kazakhstan (USD mn)

-436.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Sep 1995 - Aug 2020

Kenya (USD mn)

-773.2

Aug 2020

monthly

Oct 1992 - Aug 2020

South Korea (USD mn)

8,696.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2020

Kosovo (USD mn)

-270.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2020

Kuwait (USD mn)

242.2

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Kyrgyzstan (USD mn)

-142.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

Laos (USD mn)

-37.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Jun 2020

Latvia (USD mn)

-186.6

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Lebanon (USD mn)

-548.6

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jul 2020

Lithuania (USD mn)

24.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Luxembourg (USD mn)

-662.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jul 2020

Macau SAR, China (USD mn)

-968.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Aug 2020

North Macedonia (USD mn)

-120.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1993 - Aug 2020

Malawi (USD mn)

-123.8

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1964 - May 2020

Malaysia (USD mn)

3,453.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Aug 2020

Malta (USD mn)

-165.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1960 - Aug 2020

Mauritius (USD mn)

-144.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jul 2020

Mexico (USD mn)

6,497.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Aug 2020

Moldova (USD mn)

-268.2

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Aug 2020

Mongolia (USD mn)

193.3

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Sep 2020

Montenegro (USD mn)

-157.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2020

Morocco (USD mn)

-1,416.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Myanmar (USD mn)

8.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Nepal (USD mn)

-635.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 1974 - Aug 2020

Netherlands (USD mn)

4,545.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2020

New Zealand (USD mn)

-232.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Nigeria (USD mn)

-2,239.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2020

Norway (USD mn)

-877.6

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2020

Oman (USD mn)

1,089.2

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2020

Pakistan (USD mn)

-2,432.2

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1968 - Sep 2020

Panama (USD mn)

-534.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1964 - Aug 2020

Paraguay (USD mn)

135.3

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2020

Peru (USD mn)

321.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Philippines (USD mn)

-2,075.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Poland (USD mn)

981.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1986 - Aug 2020

Portugal (USD mn)

-1,239.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Qatar (USD mn)

1,901.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Aug 2020

Romania (USD mn)

-1,791.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 1990 - Aug 2020

Russia (USD mn)

4,030.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Aug 2020

Saudi Arabia (USD mn)

108,440.2

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Serbia (USD mn)

-530.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2020

Singapore (USD mn)

2,223.6

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Sep 2020

Slovakia (USD mn)

396.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Aug 2020

Slovenia (USD mn)

213.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Nov 1991 - Jul 2020

South Africa (USD mn)

2,254.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Oct 2004 - Aug 2020

Spain (USD mn)

-1,593.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1985 - Aug 2020

Sri Lanka (USD mn)

-341.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Aug 2020

Sudan (USD mn)

-445.6

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2020

Sweden (USD mn)

-183.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Switzerland (USD mn)

1,878.6

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2020

Syria (USD mn)

-7,191.1

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Taiwan (USD mn)

7,103.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Sep 2020

Tajikistan (USD mn)

-184.7

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 2000 - Nov 2019

Thailand (USD mn)

4,349.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Tunisia (USD mn)

-335.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1959 - Sep 2020

Turkey (USD mn)

-2,106.3

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jul 2020

Ukraine (USD mn)

-278.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Aug 2020

United Arab Emirates (USD mn)

-10,386.2

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2009 - Dec 2018

United Kingdom (USD mn)

-23,189.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

United States (USD mn)

-83,113.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1986 - Aug 2020

Uruguay (USD mn)

116.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Venezuela (USD mn)

-3,437.1

Oct 2014

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2014

Vietnam (USD mn)

2,959.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Sep 2020

Yemen (USD mn)

-429.3

Jun 2020

monthly

Jun 1990 - Jun 2020

Belgium Key Series

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All Indicators
National Accounts
Production
Sales, Orders, Inventory & Shipments
Construction and Properties
Government and Public Finance
Demographic and Labour Market
Domestic Trade and Household Survey
Inflation
Foreign Trade
Balance of Payments
Monetary
Banking Statistics
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
Business and Economic Survey
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

111,500.6

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2020

Real GDP Growth (%)

-14.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2020

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

-14.055

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Jun 2020

GDP per Capita (USD)

46,082.247

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

GDP Deflator Growth (%)

0.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2020

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

55,552.144

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2020

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

49.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2020

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

27,298.256

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2020

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

24.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2020

Investment: % of GDP (%)

22.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2020

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

24,729.721

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2020

Gross Savings Rate (%)

24.8

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2020

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

61,683.013

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

57,306.953

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

1.350

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%)

153.910

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2020

GDP: Exports (EUR mn)

80,565.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: Imports (EUR mn)

77,108.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: Final Consumption Expenditure: Private (EUR mn)

50,983.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: Final Consumption Expenditure: General Government (EUR mn)

25,005.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (GFCF) (EUR mn)

22,265.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: Changes in Inventories (EUR mn)

735.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: Net Exports of Goods and Services (EUR mn)

3,457.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: swda: Exports (EUR mn)

80,037.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: swda: Imports (EUR mn)

77,544.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: swda: Final Consumption Expenditure: Private (EUR mn)

50,458.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: swda: Final Consumption Expenditure: General Government (EUR mn)

24,795.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: swda: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (GFCF) (EUR mn)

22,462.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: GVA: NACE 2008: Services: Arts, Entertainment, Recreation and Other Service... (EUR mn)

1,491.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: NACE 2008: Taxes on Products Less Subsidies (EUR mn)

9,880.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: GVA: NACE 2008: Services: Human Health and Social Work Activities (EUR mn)

5,824.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: GVA: NACE 2008: Services: Public Administration, Defence and Education (EUR mn)

15,687.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: GVA: NACE 2008: Services: Professional, Scientific and Administrative Activ... (EUR mn)

13,679.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) (EUR mn)

102,445.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Gross Domestic Product (GDP): Gross Value Added (GVA): NACE 2008 (EUR mn)

92,565.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: GVA: NACE 2008: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (EUR mn)

608.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: GVA: NACE 2008: Industry: excl Construction (EUR mn)

14,190.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: GVA: NACE 2008: Construction (EUR mn)

4,871.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: GVA: NACE 2008: Services: Trade, Transport, Accommodation & Food Service Ac... (EUR mn)

15,338.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: GVA: NACE 2008: Services: Information and Communication (EUR mn)

4,157.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: GVA: NACE 2008: Services: Financial and Insurance Activities (EUR mn)

6,696.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: GVA: NACE 2008: Services: Real Estate Activities (EUR mn)

10,024.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: swda GVA: NACE 2008: Services: Public Administration, Defence and Education (EUR mn)

15,355.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: swda GVA: NACE 2008: Services: Human Health and Social Work Activities (EUR mn)

5,431.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: swda GVA: NACE 2008: Services: Professional, Scientific and Administrative ... (EUR mn)

13,621.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Gross Domestic Product (GDP): Seasonally and Working Day Adjusted (swda) (EUR mn)

101,276.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: swda GVA: NACE 2008: Services: Arts, Entertainment, Recreation and Other Se... (EUR mn)

1,495.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: swda NACE 2008: Taxes on Products Less Subsidies (EUR mn)

9,899.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Gross Domestic Product (GDP): Seasonally and Working day Adjusted (swda): Gross ... (EUR mn)

91,378.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: swda GVA: NACE 2008: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (EUR mn)

525.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: swda GVA: NACE 2008: Industry: excl Construction (EUR mn)

14,121.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: swda GVA: NACE 2008: Construction (EUR mn)

4,716.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: swda GVA: NACE 2008: Services: Trade, Transport, Accommodation & Food Servi... (EUR mn)

15,175.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: swda GVA: NACE 2008: Services: Information and Communication (EUR mn)

4,232.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: swda GVA: NACE 2008: Services: Financial and Insurance Activities (EUR mn)

6,690.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

GDP: swda GVA: NACE 2008: Services: Real Estate Activities (EUR mn)

10,017.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Financial Liabilities: Stock: NFC: Debt Securities (EUR mn)

69,079.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Jun 2020

Financial Liabilities: Stock: NFC: Loans (EUR mn)

653,947.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Jun 2020

Financial Liabilities: Stock: GG: Debt Securities (EUR mn)

566,586.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Jun 2020

Financial Liabilities: Stock: GG: Loans (EUR mn)

97,517.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Jun 2020

Financial Liabilities: Stock: Households and NPISHs (HN) (EUR mn)

311,683.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Jun 2020

Financial Liabilities: Stock: HN: Loans (EUR mn)

296,713.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Jun 2020

BE: GDP: USD (USD mn)

529,606.710

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BE: GDP: USD: per Capita (USD)

46,116.699

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BE: GDP: Final Consumption Expenditure (EUR mn)

352,839.300

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

BE: GDP: Gross Capital Formation (EUR mn)

119,465.100

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

BE: GDP: External Balance of Goods and Services (EUR mn)

780.700

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

BE: GDP: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost (EUR mn)

421,974.700

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

BE: GDP: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Agriculture (EUR mn)

2,020.600

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

BE: GDP: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Industry (EUR mn)

90,031.300

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

BE: GDP: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Industry: Manufacturing (EUR mn)

56,785.200

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

BE: GDP: per Capita (EUR)

41,194.952

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BE: GDP: Real: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Agriculture (EUR mn)

1,557.200

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

BE: GDP: Real: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Industry (EUR mn)

83,797.000

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

BE: GDP: Real (EUR mn)

443,464.600

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BE: GDP: Real: Final Consumption Expenditure (EUR mn)

329,320.700

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

BE: GDP: Real: Final Consumption Expenditure: Household (EUR mn)

227,619.300

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

BE: GDP: Real: Final Consumption Expenditure: General Government (EUR mn)

101,696.200

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

BE: GDP: Real: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (EUR mn)

107,907.100

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

BE: GDP: Real: Exports of Goods and Services (EUR mn)

372,041.800

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

BE: GDP: Real: Imports of Goods and Services (EUR mn)

368,592.500

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

BE: GDP: Real: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost (EUR mn)

395,982.900

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

-6.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1956 - Aug 2020

Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

1,220.000

2018

yearly

2011 - 2018

Motor Vehicle Production (Unit)

285,797.000

2019

yearly

1997 - 2019

Industrial Production Index (IPI) (2015=100)

116.200

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Mar 2020

Industrial Production Index (IPI): Seasonally Adjusted (sa) (2015=100)

108.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Mar 2020

Capacity Utilisation Rate: Manufacturing (Mfg) (%)

73.500

Jul 2020

quarterly

Apr 1980 - Jul 2020

Capacity Utilisation Rate: Seasonally Adjusted (sa): All Industries (%)

73.300

Jul 2020

quarterly

Apr 1980 - Jul 2020

Sales, Orders, Inventory & Shipments Last Frequency Range
New Orders Growth (%)

1.1

Aug 2012

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2012

Construction and Properties Last Frequency Range
Building Permits (Unit)

2,837.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Jun 2020

House Prices Growth (%)

4.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Jun 2020

Nominal Residential Property Price Index (2010=100)

125.656

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2020

Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth (%)

3.550

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Mar 2020

Real Residential Property Price Index Growth (%)

2.483

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Mar 2020

Building Permits: Non Residential Building: No of Dwellings (Unit)

4.000

Sep 2019

monthly

Jan 1990 - Sep 2019

Building Permits: Residential Building: No of Dwellings (Unit)

4,357.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Jun 2020

Number of Property Transactions: Houses (Unit)

23,524.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2018

Number of Property Transactions: Apartments (Unit)

9,105.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2018

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%)

-1.9

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

-10,107.738

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Tax Revenue (USD mn)

158,560.167

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

29.9

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

National Government Debt (USD mn)

577,143.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2020

Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

104.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 1980 - Mar 2020

Forecast: Government Expenditure (EUR bn)

297.071

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Government Net Debt (EUR bn)

659.375

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Government Revenue (EUR bn)

269.313

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

General Government Primary Balance (EUR mn)

307.500

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

General Government Expenditure (EUR mn)

247,296.700

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

General Government Expenditure: Current (EUR mn)

222,269.900

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

General Government Revenue (EUR mn)

238,268.200

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

General Government Expenditure: Capital (EUR mn)

15,690.800

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

General Government Revenue: Fiscal & Parafiscal: Direct Taxes (EUR mn)

74,537.000

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

General Government Revenue: Fiscal & Parafiscal: Indirect Taxes (EUR mn)

63,710.400

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

NBB Forecast: General Government Revenue: % of GDP (%)

49.900

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

NBB Forecast: Public Debt: % of GDP (%)

100.500

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

NBB Forecast: General Government Primary Expenditures: % of GDP (%)

51.100

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

NBB Forecast: General Government Primary Balance: % of GDP (%)

-1.200

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

NBB Forecast: Overall Balance Per Sub-Sector: Social Security: % of GDP (%)

0.000

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

General Government Debt (EUR mn)

524,219.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Jun 2020

General Government Debt: Loans: Short Term (EUR mn)

7,199.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Sep 2018

General Government Debt: DS: Short Term (EUR mn)

39,714.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Jun 2020

General Government Debt: DS: Long Term (EUR mn)

400,895.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Jun 2020

General Government Debt: Loans: Long Term (EUR mn)

73,126.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Sep 2018

Treasury Revenue (EUR mn)

6,653.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2020

Treasury Revenue: Current: Fiscal: CE: Excise Duties (EUR mn)

658.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2020

Treasury Revenue: Current: Fiscal: VR: VAT (EUR mn)

1,754.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2020

Treasury Revenue: Current: Fiscal: Direct Taxes (DT) (EUR mn)

3,669.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2020

Treasury Gross Debt (EUR mn)

434,753.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1979 - Aug 2020

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

11.5

2019

yearly

1953 - 2019

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

67.6

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2020

Employed Persons (Person)

4,868,600.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 1980 - Jun 2020

Unemployment Rate (%)

5.50

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jul 2020

Monthly Earnings (USD)

4,316

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Labour Productivity Growth (%)

-12.91

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2020

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

11.704

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

4.904

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

5.636

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Population (Person th)

11,492.641

2019

yearly

1953 - 2019

Population: Male (Person th)

5,597.906

2017

yearly

1961 - 2017

Population: Female (Person th)

5,778.164

2017

yearly

1961 - 2017

NBB Forecast: Population: YoY (Person th)

47.000

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

NBB Forecast: Population: YoY: Working Age Population (Person th)

6.000

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

Employment (Person)

4,703,039.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2020

Employment: Female (Person)

2,208,175.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2020

Employment: Male (Person)

2,494,865.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2020

Unemployment Rate: Male (%)

6.300

Feb 2019

monthly

Jan 1983 - Feb 2019

Unemployment Rate: Female (%)

5.300

Feb 2019

monthly

Jan 1983 - Feb 2019

Unemployment Rate: sa (%)

5.100

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Aug 2020

Unemployment (Person)

507,889.000

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2020

Unemployment: Male (Person)

270,255.000

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Sep 2020

Unemployment: Female (Person)

237,634.000

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Sep 2020

Average Monthly Salary (EUR)

3,627.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Average Monthly Salary: Industry (EUR)

3,831.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Average Monthly Salary: Electricity, Water & Gas Production (EUR)

4,418.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Average Monthly Salary: Wholesale & Retail Trade (EUR)

3,500.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

NBB Forecast: Harmonised Unemployment Rate (%)

5.400

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

NBB Forecast: Labour Costs In The Private Sector Per Hour Worked: YoY (%)

2.500

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

NBB Forecast: Labour Productivity: YoY (%)

0.600

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

NBB Forecast: Unit Labour Costs: YoY (%)

1.900

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

NBB Forecast: Harmonised Employment Rate (%)

72.200

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

NBB Forecast: Labour Force: YoY (Person th)

14.000

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

NBB Forecast: Unemployed: YoY (Person th)

-11.000

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

NBB Forecast: Employed: YoY (Person th)

25.000

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

NBB Forecast: Employed: Employees: YoY (Person th)

13.000

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

BE: Population: Total (Person)

11,484,055.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BE: Population: Female (Person)

5,799,933.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BE: Population: Male (Person)

5,684,122.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Retail Sales Growth (%)

8.6

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Number of Registered Vehicles (Unit)

7,651,138

2020

yearly

1997 - 2020

Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

644,041

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

0.7

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

94,038.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

550,003.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Consumer Confidence: Net Balance (% Point)

-16.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1985 - Sep 2020

Consumer Confidence Growth (% Point)

-5.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1986 - Sep 2020

Household Expenditure per Capita (USD)

18,790.785

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Household Income per Capita (USD)

22,898.237

2010

yearly

1999 - 2010

Consumer Confidence Indicator: Seasonally Adjusted (sa) (%)

-16.000

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1985 - Sep 2020

Household Consumption Expenditure: per Capita (EUR)

15,919.206

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

0.9

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1921 - Sep 2020

Core CPI Change (%)

1.512

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Sep 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

3.519

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Sep 2020

Producer Price Index Growth (%)

-3.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1958 - Aug 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

1.560

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Construction Price Index: ABEX (1914=1)

847.000

May 2020

semiannually

May 1914 - May 2020

BE: House Price Index (2015=100)

117.050

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2020

Harmonized Index of Consumer Price (HICP) (2015=100)

108.209

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Sep 2020

NBB Forecast: Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices (HICP): YoY (%)

1.700

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

Consumer Price Index: Accommodation, Water, Electricity, Gas (2013=100)

106.529

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2020

Consumer Price Index: Transport (2013=100)

107.027

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2020

Consumer Price Index (2013=100)

109.417

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1920 - Sep 2020

Consumer Price Index: Food (2013=100)

111.423

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2020

Consumer Price Index: Non Food (2013=100)

103.875

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2020

Consumer Price Index: Services (2013=100)

115.491

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2020

Consumer Price Index: Rent (2013=100)

110.167

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2020

Consumer Price Index: Food & Beverages (2013=100)

110.212

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2020

NBB Forecast: Consumer Price Index: YoY (%)

1.600

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

Producer Price Index (PPI) (2010=100)

111.680

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Aug 2020

PPI: excl Energy (2010=100)

110.390

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Aug 2020

PPI: Mining & Quarrying (2010=100)

129.060

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Aug 2020

PPI: Manufacturing (2010=100)

109.310

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Aug 2020

PPI: Electricity, Gas, Steam & Air-Conditioning (2010=100)

123.270

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Aug 2020

PPI: Metal Products, Machinery & Equipment Manufacturing (2010=100)

103.550

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Aug 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

3.482

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Trade Balance (USD mn)

1,053.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Total Exports (USD mn)

21,416.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

-10.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

2,088,158.151

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

29,844,866.291

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

26,068,453.367

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Imports (USD mn)

20,363.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

-13.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2020

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

24,635,151.765

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

22,551,120.090

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Exports to USA (USD mn)

2,011.846

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn)

1,285.441

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Total Exports to China (USD mn)

617.834

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Total Imports from China (USD mn)

956.115

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Trade Balance: National Concept (EUR mn)

890.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Exports: National Concept (EUR mn)

18,102.300

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Imports: National Concept (EUR mn)

17,212.300

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Exports: NC: HS: Agriculture: Food, Beverages & Tobacco (FB) (EUR mn)

1,483.305

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Exports: NC: HS: Chemical Products (EUR mn)

5,772.235

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Exports: NC: HS: Plastics & Rubber (EUR mn)

1,464.211

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Exports: NC: HS: Textiles (EUR mn)

492.138

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Exports: NC: HS: Metals (EUR mn)

1,576.956

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Exports: NC: HS: Machinery & Electrical Equipment (EUR mn)

2,336.620

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Exports: National Concept: European Union: France (EUR mn)

2,788.114

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Exports: National Concept: European Union: Netherlands (EUR mn)

2,267.534

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Exports: National Concept: European Union: Germany (EUR mn)

3,308.431

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Exports: National Concept: America: USA (EUR mn)

1,751.259

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Exports: National Concept: European Union: United Kingdom (EUR mn)

1,196.635

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Imports: NC: HS: Agriculture: Food, Beverages & Tobacco (FB) (EUR mn)

1,031.562

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Imports: NC: HS: Chemical Products (EUR mn)

5,196.695

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Imports: NC: HS: Plastics & Rubber (EUR mn)

979.725

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Imports: NC: HS: Textiles (EUR mn)

522.285

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Imports: NC: HS: Metals (EUR mn)

1,396.079

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Imports: NC: HS: Machinery & Electrical Equipment (EUR mn)

3,030.515

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Imports: National Concept: European Union: France (EUR mn)

2,212.909

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Imports: National Concept: European Union: Netherlands (EUR mn)

3,539.725

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Imports: National Concept: European Union: Germany (EUR mn)

3,050.454

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Imports: National Concept: America: USA (EUR mn)

1,118.942

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Imports: National Concept: European Union: United Kingdom (EUR mn)

889.052

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Terms of Trade Index: National Concept (2000=100)

102.410

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Exports Value Index: National Concept (2000=100)

119.120

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Exports Volume Index: National Concept (2000=100)

92.200

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Exports Unit Value Index: National Concept (2000=100)

129.210

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Imports Value Index: National Concept (2000=100)

114.440

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Imports Volume Index: National Concept (2000=100)

90.710

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Imports Unit Value Index: National Concept (2000=100)

126.160

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

-6,603.4

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jun 2020

Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-407.6

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2020

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

0.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

939.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jun 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

-8.6

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

26,216.554

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn)

28,182.953

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

-2,107.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

23.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2020

External Debt (USD mn)

1,354,409.6

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2020

External Debt: % of GDP (%)

244.3

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

External Debt: Short Term (USD mn)

462,410.7

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2020

External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%)

83.1

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

Total Debt: % of GDP (%)

836.3

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Jun 2020

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-10.694

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

223,811.573

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2020

BoP: CF: FA: Other Investment: Assets (EUR mn)

-4,365.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Debit: GS: Goods (EUR mn)

21,184.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

Balance of Payments (BoP): Current Account (EUR mn)

-362.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

Balance of Payments (BoP): Current Account: Debit (EUR mn)

37,060.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: CF: FA: Reserve Assets of National Bank of Belgium (EUR mn)

-2.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: CF: FA: Financial Derivatives (EUR mn)

-12.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: CF: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (EUR mn)

12,583.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Debit: Secondary Income (EUR mn)

1,750.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: CF: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (EUR mn)

8,321.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Debit: GS: Services (EUR mn)

8,713.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: CF: Capital Account (EUR mn)

24.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Debit: Primary Income (EUR mn)

5,413.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: CF: FA: Direct Investment (EUR mn)

-6,699.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: CF: Financial Account (FA) (EUR mn)

-1,902.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: CF: FA: Portfolio Investment (EUR mn)

-4,262.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: CF: FA: Other Investment (EUR mn)

9,073.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: CF: FA: Other Investment: Liabilities (EUR mn)

-13,438.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Primary Income (EUR mn)

-79.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income (EUR mn)

-513.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: GS: Goods (EUR mn)

86.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Credit: GS: Goods (EUR mn)

21,270.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Credit: GS: Services (EUR mn)

8,856.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: GS: Services (EUR mn)

143.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Credit: Primary Income (EUR mn)

5,334.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account: Credit: Secondary Income (EUR mn)

1,238.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

NBB Forecast: Current Account: % of GDP (%)

-2.300

2022

yearly

2017 - 2022

International Investment Position: Net (EUR bn)

203.288

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

International Investment Position: Liabilities (EUR bn)

1,875.348

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

International Investment Position: Assets (EUR bn)

2,078.637

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Gross External Debt: excl Equity (EUR mn)

1,230,209.900

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Gross External Debt: excl Equity: GG: Short Term (EUR mn)

35,151.800

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Gross External Debt: excl Equity: GG: Long Term (EUR mn)

314,616.600

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: Flow: Net: Equity (EUR mn)

-3,382.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: Flow: Net: Equity: ow China (EUR mn)

12.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: Flow: Net: Other Capital (EUR mn)

-5,378.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: Flow: Net: Other Capital: ow Luxembourg (EUR mn)

4,358.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: Flow: Net: Other Capital: ow United Kingdom (EUR mn)

-3,092.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: Flow: Net: Equity: ow France (EUR mn)

-729.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: Flow: Net: Equity: ow Netherlands (EUR mn)

1,390.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Net: Other Capital: ow Germany (EUR mn)

55.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Net: Equity: ow China (EUR mn)

14.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Net: Equity: ow USA (EUR mn)

298.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Net: Equity (EUR mn)

-727.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Net: Other Capital (EUR mn)

-12,450.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Net: Other Capital: ow France (EUR mn)

-546.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Net: Other Capital: ow Netherlands (EUR mn)

-1,414.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Net: Other Capital: ow USA (EUR mn)

-4,420.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Net: Equity: ow France (EUR mn)

-39.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Net: Equity: ow Germany (EUR mn)

272.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Net: Equity: ow Netherlands (EUR mn)

-2,228.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

Number of Bankruptcies (Unit)

729.000

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Sep 2020

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

0.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2020

Household Debt: % of GDP (%)

65.0

2019

yearly

1992 - 2019

Non-Performing Loans (USD mn)

2,947.569

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Sep 2020

Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

296,366.550

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1996 - Aug 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

709,031.829

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1996 - Aug 2020

M2 Growth (%)

6.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1997 - Aug 2020

Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

1.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

10,400.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

2.149

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

0.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

13,800.000

Sep 2020

monthly

Dec 1956 - Sep 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

17.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1997 - Aug 2020

Total Deposits (USD mn)

1,325,489.633

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1996 - Aug 2020

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

751,614.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jul 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

4.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2020

Debt Service Ratio: Households (%)

7.200

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2020

Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%)

20.100

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2020

Credit to Households (USD bn)

322.621

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 1980 - Mar 2020

Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn)

1,113.669

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 1970 - Mar 2020

Household Debt (USD mn)

343,149.9

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Jun 2020

Total Loans (USD mn)

745,164.782

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 2006 - Jun 2020

Total Loans Growth (%)

1.72

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 2007 - Jun 2020

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%)

74.37

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2020

Monetary Agg in Euro Area: BC: M3 excl Currency in Circulation (EUR bn)

628.500

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1996 - Aug 2020

Official Reserve Assets (EUR mn)

27,931.000

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - Sep 2020

Official Reserve Assets: Monetary Gold (EUR mn)

8,489.000

Feb 2019

monthly

Jan 2013 - Feb 2019

Gross International Reserves (USD bn)

32.200

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2020

Consumer Credit: Outstanding Amount (EUR mn)

26,771.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Jun 1980 - Dec 2019

MFIs Loans: Outstanding Amounts (OA) (EUR mn)

720,224.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Sep 1997 - Aug 2020

Deposits: Households: Outstanding Amounts (EUR mn)

406,718.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1998 - Aug 2020

Deposits: Non Financial Corporations (NF): Outstanding Amounts (EUR mn)

120,564.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1998 - Aug 2020

Deposits: Financial Intermediaries (FI): Outstanding Amounts (EUR mn)

32,160.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1998 - Aug 2020

Credit Inst Loans: Households (HH): Outstanding Amounts (OA) (EUR mn)

209,904.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Credit Inst Loans: Non Financial Corporations (NF): Outstanding Amounts (EUR mn)

127,242.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Credit Inst Loans: Financial Intermediaries (FI): Outstanding Amounts (EUR mn)

42,709.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Non Performing Loans: Individuals: Outstanding Overdue Credits (EUR th)

2,501,119.193

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Sep 2020

Mortgage Credits (EUR mn)

2,171.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

16.4

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

18.8

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

BE: TARGET 2 Balance: Outstanding (EUR mn)

-42,750.180

Aug 2020

monthly

May 2008 - Aug 2020

BE: TARGET 2 Balance: Average (EUR mn)

-44,037.663

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2020

National Bank of Belgium (NBB): Assets (EUR mn)

286,232.000

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2020

All Credit Institutions: Assets (EUR mn)

1,148,821.635

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1992 - Aug 2020

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

1.570

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2020

Exchange Rate against USD (EUR/USD)

0.845

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Policy Rate (% pa)

0.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

-0.50

Sep 2020

monthly

Dec 1998 - Sep 2020

Long Term Interest Rate (% pa)

-0.25

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Sep 2020

Real Effective Exchange Rate (2005=100)

101.4

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Sep 2020

Short Term Government Bond Yield (% pa)

-0.68

16 Oct 2020

daily

01 Jun 1987 - 16 Oct 2020

ECB Interest Rate: Deposit Facility (% pa)

-0.500

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2020

ECB Interest Rate: Marginal Lending Facility (% pa)

0.250

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2020

Deposit Rate: New Business: Non Financial Corporations: Overnight (% pa)

-0.020

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2020

Lending Rate: Outstanding: Households: Mortgage Credit: Over 5 Years (% pa)

1.930

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2020

Lending Rate: Outstanding: Households: Consumer & Other Credit: Up to 1 Year (% pa)

4.220

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2020

Lending Rate: Outstanding: Households: Consumer & Other Credit: 1 to 5 Years (% pa)

2.480

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2020

Lending Rate: Outstanding: Households: Consumer & Other Credit: Over 5 Years (% pa)

3.320

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2020

Government Bond Yield: Linear: Secondary Market: Average: 10 Years (% pa)

-0.310

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Aug 2020

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

8,406

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2008 - Dec 2019

Natural Gas: Exports (Cub m mn)

24,009.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Natural Gas: Imports (Cub m mn)

43,143.000

2019

yearly

1975 - 2019

Natural Gas: Consumption (Cub ft/Day bn)

1.682

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Crude Oil: Imports (Barrel/Day th)

696.748

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Oil Consumption (Barrel/Day th)

682.965

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Coal Consumption (TOE mn)

3.277

2018

yearly

1965 - 2018

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

9,343,324

2019

yearly

1992 - 2019

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

4.5

2019

yearly

1993 - 2019

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

10,381

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

7.7

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

BE: Net Occupancy Rate: Bed Places (%)

6.900

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - May 2020

BE: Net Occupancy Rate: Bedrooms (%)

12.610

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2012 - May 2020

Length of Stay: Overnight: Foreigners (Night th)

18,364.981

2017

yearly

1992 - 2017

Visitor Arrivals: Foreigners (Person th)

9,343.324

2019

yearly

1992 - 2019

Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point)

-11.6

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2020

Business Confidence Growth (% Point)

-1.5

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - Sep 2020

Business Survey: Seasonally Adjusted (sa): Aggregate (% Point)

-10.800

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2020

Business Survey: sa: Trade (% Point)

-26.300

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2020

Business Survey: sa: Construction: Structural Engineering (% Point)

-4.000

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2020

Business Survey: sa: Construction: Carcasses: Trend: Activity (% Point)

-4.000

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2020

Business Survey: sa: Construction: Carcasses: Appraisal: Order Book (% Point)

-4.900

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2020

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (30Dec1990=1000)

3,235.4

Sep 2020

monthly

Dec 2000 - Sep 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

70.8

2019

yearly

1975 - 2019

Market Capitalization (USD mn)

316,675.254

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Sep 2020

Life Insurance: Revenue (EUR mn)

15,880.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

BE: Stocks Traded: Total Value (USD mn)

107,247.760

2014

yearly

1975 - 2014

Market Capitalization: Euronext Brussels (EUR mn)

268,710.439

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Sep 2020

No of Companies: Primary Market: Listed Share (Unit)

132.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

No of Listed Securities: Primary Market: Bonds (Unit)

1,327.000

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

No of Shares Issued: Company Formations (CF) (EUR mn)

2.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - May 2020

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

6,426.136

2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Container Port Throughput (TEU)

13,570,790.000

2019

yearly

2008 - 2019

Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100)

91.080

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

3,930,410.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

11,509,573.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

34.061

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

99.742

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

8,021,484.980

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

3,129,350.768

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Television (USD th)

793,136.984

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

12,218,888.085

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

4,254,989.360

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Television (USD th)

975,258.757

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

No of Motor Vehicles: New Registration: Type: Passenger Cars (Unit)

105,828.000

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2020

Number of Motor Vehicles (Unit)

7,651,138.000

2020

yearly

1930 - 2020

BE: Railways: Passengers Carried (Person-km mn)

10,710.000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

BE: Air Transport: Freight (Ton-km mn)

1,285.344

2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

BE: Air Transport: Passengers Carried (Person)

13,639,487.000

2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

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