Ecuador Trade Balance

1992 - 2023 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Ecuador's Trade Balance

  • Ecuador's Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 24.0 USD mn in Jan 2023, compared with a surplus of 196.1 USD mn in the previous month
  • Ecuador's Trade Balance data is updated monthly, available from Mar 1992 to Jan 2023, with an averaged value of 41.9 USD mn
  • The data reached an all-time high of 707.7 USD mn in May 2008 and a record low of -608.6 USD mn in Dec 2014
CEIC extends history for monthly Trade Balance. The Central Bank of Ecuador provides Trade Balance in USD. Trade Balance Prior to March 1992 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund.

Further information about Ecuador's Trade Balance

  • In the latest reports, Ecuador's Total Exports reached 2.3 USD bn in Jan 2023, a decrease of 4.0% YoY (year-on-year)
  • Total Imports recorded 2.5 USD bn in Jan 2023, a decrease of 4.0% YoY (year-on-year)

View Ecuador's Trade Balance from Mar 1992 to Jan 2023 in the chart:

Ecuador Trade Balance

What was Ecuador's Trade Balance in Jan 2023?

Ecuador's Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 24.0 USD mn in Jan 2023, compared with a surplus of 196.1 USD mn in the previous month See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
24.0 Jan 2023 196.1 Dec 2022 -608.6 Dec 2014 707.7 May 2008 USD mn monthly Mar 1992 - Jan 2023

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) -150.1 Jan 2023 monthly Oct 1998 - Jan 2023
Algeria (USD mn) -274.8 Mar 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2020
Argentina (USD mn) 696.7 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Dec 2022
Armenia (USD mn) -154.3 Jan 2023 monthly Nov 1995 - Jan 2023
Australia (USD mn) 8,804.3 Jan 2023 monthly Jul 1971 - Jan 2023
Austria (USD mn) -1,438.4 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Dec 2022
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 464.1 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2023
Bahrain (USD mn) 4,904.0 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Bangladesh (USD mn) -1,426.0 Dec 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - Dec 2022
Belarus (USD mn) -280.0 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2022
Belgium (USD mn) -770.1 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1993 - Jan 2023
Bolivia (USD mn) -252.4 Dec 2022 monthly Oct 1994 - Dec 2022
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) -449.1 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2023
Botswana (USD mn) -0.9 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2022
Brazil (USD mn) 2,833.2 Feb 2023 monthly Jan 1959 - Feb 2023
Brunei (USD mn) 376.1 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Nov 2022
Bulgaria (USD mn) -776.9 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2022
Cambodia (USD mn) -550.3 Jan 2023 monthly Jun 2013 - Jan 2023
Canada (USD mn) 1,432.6 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1988 - Jan 2023
Chile (USD mn) 1,998.6 Feb 2023 monthly Jan 1968 - Feb 2023
China (USD mn) 78,012.6 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Dec 2022
Colombia (USD mn) -1,353.7 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1958 - Dec 2022
Croatia (USD mn) -1,241.1 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2022
Cyprus (USD mn) -221.8 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Dec 2022
Czech Republic (USD mn) 1,994.6 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1996 - Jan 2023
Denmark (USD mn) 1,129.5 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2022
Ecuador (USD mn) 24.0 Jan 2023 monthly Mar 1992 - Jan 2023
Egypt (USD mn) -1,934.0 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Dec 2022
Estonia (USD mn) -293.6 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1993 - Jan 2023
European Union (USD mn) -15,076.4 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2023
Finland (USD mn) -709.6 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Dec 2022
France (USD mn) -13,944.4 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2023
Georgia (USD mn) -543.9 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1995 - Jan 2023
Germany (USD mn) 18,029.9 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1957 - Jan 2023
Ghana (USD mn) 450.8 Dec 2022 monthly Mar 2005 - Dec 2022
Greece (USD mn) -2,548.2 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2023
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) -3,244.5 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1957 - Jan 2023
Hungary (USD mn) -156.8 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1976 - Jan 2023
Iceland (USD mn) -58.9 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1957 - Jan 2023
India (USD mn) -17,431.7 Feb 2023 monthly Jan 1957 - Feb 2023
Indonesia (USD mn) 3,870.3 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1967 - Jan 2023
Iran (USD mn) 22,668.0 2021 yearly 1948 - 2021
Ireland (USD mn) 6,298.0 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1970 - Dec 2022
Israel (USD mn) -3,240.4 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1988 - Jan 2023
Italy (USD mn) -553.9 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2022
Ivory Coast (USD mn) -583.5 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Nov 2022
Japan (USD mn) -13,961.9 Jan 2023 monthly Apr 1995 - Jan 2023
Jordan (USD mn) -1,031.6 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1972 - Dec 2022
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 1,293.9 Dec 2022 monthly Sep 1995 - Dec 2022
Kenya (USD mn) -1,068.1 Dec 2022 monthly Oct 1992 - Dec 2022
South Korea (USD mn) -5,304.0 Feb 2023 monthly Jan 1957 - Feb 2023
Kosovo (USD mn) -314.2 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2003 - Jan 2023
Kuwait (USD mn) 1,817.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) -386.8 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2021
Laos (USD mn) 25.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1992 - Sep 2022
Latvia (USD mn) -689.0 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2022
Lebanon (USD mn) -979.1 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2022
Lithuania (USD mn) -672.1 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2023
Luxembourg (USD mn) -805.7 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Dec 2022
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) -1,381.3 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2022
North Macedonia (USD mn) -245.7 Jan 2023 monthly Dec 1993 - Jan 2023
Malawi (USD mn) -30.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1964 - Jun 2022
Malaysia (USD mn) 4,549.8 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1990 - Jan 2023
Malta (USD mn) -269.9 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1960 - Jan 2023
Mauritius (USD mn) -433.9 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2022
Mexico (USD mn) 31.6 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1993 - Jan 2023
Moldova (USD mn) -524.3 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Dec 2022
Mongolia (USD mn) 655.6 Feb 2023 monthly Jan 1997 - Feb 2023
Montenegro (USD mn) -135.6 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2005 - Jan 2023
Morocco (USD mn) -1,924.1 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1957 - Jan 2023
Mozambique (USD mn) -29.5 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Sep 2022
Myanmar (USD mn) 183.9 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Jul 2022
Nepal (USD mn) -865.7 Jan 2023 monthly Aug 1974 - Jan 2023
Netherlands (USD mn) 10,599.5 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Dec 2022
New Zealand (USD mn) -448.7 Feb 2023 monthly Jan 1960 - Feb 2023
Nigeria (USD mn) 2,505.4 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2022
Norway (USD mn) 10,331.9 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1957 - Jan 2023
Oman (USD mn) 2,538.4 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1975 - Dec 2022
Pakistan (USD mn) -1,704.0 Feb 2023 monthly Jan 1968 - Feb 2023
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) -571.5 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Dec 2022
Panama (USD mn) -941.5 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1964 - Sep 2022
Paraguay (USD mn) 121.3 Feb 2023 monthly Jan 1994 - Feb 2023
Peru (USD mn) 1,069.3 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1957 - Jan 2023
Philippines (USD mn) -5,738.6 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1957 - Jan 2023
Poland (USD mn) -3,138.7 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1986 - Dec 2022
Portugal (USD mn) -2,912.8 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Dec 2022
Qatar (USD mn) 6,673.6 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2014 - Jan 2023
Romania (USD mn) -3,269.5 Dec 2022 monthly Aug 1990 - Dec 2022
Russia (USD mn) 22,518.0 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jan 2022
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 222,068.9 2022 yearly 1957 - 2022
Serbia (USD mn) -1,103.9 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2022
Singapore (USD mn) 4,758.0 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1976 - Jan 2023
Slovakia (USD mn) -1,324.2 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Dec 2022
Slovenia (USD mn) -516.5 Dec 2022 monthly Nov 1991 - Dec 2022
South Africa (USD mn) -1,347.8 Jan 2023 monthly Oct 2004 - Jan 2023
Spain (USD mn) -5,200.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Dec 2021
Sri Lanka (USD mn) -409.8 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1982 - Jan 2023
Sudan (USD mn) -829.9 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2022
Sweden (USD mn) 1,067.6 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1957 - Jan 2023
Switzerland (USD mn) 3,687.2 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1957 - Jan 2023

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) 0.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 619.508 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 3,497.932 Dec 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 12.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 75,480.1 Dec 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 63.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (USD bn) 44.173 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (USD bn) 62.046 2027 yearly 2001 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (USD bn) 46.147 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
Central Government: Finance (USD mn) 1,347.370 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2022
Central Government: Balance (USD mn) -1,347.368 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2022
Central Government: Expenditure excl Amortization (USD mn) 1,106.771 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2023
Central Government: Revenue (USD mn) 1,533.500 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2023
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.156 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 24.0 Jan 2023 monthly Mar 1992 - Jan 2023
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,606.4 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1965 - Dec 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 24.0 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1966 - Dec 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 69,066.626 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 28,548.683 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 3,413.951 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 2,477.4 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1957 - Jan 2023
Total Imports Growth (%) 0.9 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1958 - Dec 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 883,167.326 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 646,225.545 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 604.315 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2007 - Jan 2023
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 547.014 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1973 - Jan 2023
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 448.543 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2007 - Jan 2023
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 427.511 Jan 2023 monthly May 1992 - Jan 2023
Terms of Trade Index: 2007=100 (2007=100) 92.066 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2014 - Dec 2022
Imports: CIF: Asia: People's Republic of China (USD mn) 324.160 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 155.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 0.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 51.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -25.733 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 0.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -25.938 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 59,116.5 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 1994 - Jan 2023
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 54.1 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 1,071.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.9 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 2.655 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD) -23,632,446,166.986 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2022
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -734.195 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2022
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) 347.595 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: BPM6 (USD th) 51,305.490 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Europe: Spain (USD th) 88,442.667 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Asia: China (USD th) 12,350.723 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Europe: Netherlands (USD th) 23,806.340 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 5.1 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2023
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 14.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2022
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 2,950.173 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2023
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 30,190.796 Dec 2022 monthly Dec 2006 - Dec 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 74,852.718 Jan 2023 monthly Dec 2006 - Jan 2023
M2 Growth (%) 8.1 Jan 2023 monthly Dec 2007 - Jan 2023
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 2.0 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 2009 - Aug 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 5,864.9 Feb 2023 monthly Dec 1956 - Feb 2023
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 5.711 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.5 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2005 - Jan 2023
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 1,981.674 Feb 2023 monthly Dec 1956 - Feb 2023
Total Deposits (USD mn) 55,864.951 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2023
Total Deposits Growth (%) 10.0 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2007 - Jan 2023
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 64,644.7 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2023
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 11.1 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2007 - Jan 2023
Household Debt (USD mn) 17,904.3 Feb 2023 monthly Oct 2006 - Feb 2023
Total Loans (USD mn) 57,445.788 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2023
Total Loans Growth (%) 15.84 Jan 2023 monthly Jan 2007 - Jan 2023
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 50.60 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (%) 9.8 Dec 2022 monthly May 2008 - Dec 2022
Business Confidence Index: Commerce (May2007=100) 2,200.300 Dec 2022 monthly May 2007 - Dec 2022
Business Confidence Index: Construction (May2007=100) 478.600 Dec 2022 monthly May 2007 - Dec 2022
Business Confidence Index: Global (May2007=100) 1,694.300 Dec 2022 monthly May 2007 - Dec 2022
Business Confidence Index: Services (May2007=100) 1,444.800 Dec 2022 monthly May 2007 - Dec 2022
Business Confidence Index: Industry (May2007=100) 2,662.600 Dec 2022 monthly May 2007 - Dec 2022

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