Ecuador Trade Balance

1965 - 2021 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Ecuador's Trade Balance

  • Ecuador's Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 386.4 USD mn in Oct 2021, compared with a surplus of 131.6 USD mn in the previous month
  • Ecuador's Trade Balance data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1965 to Oct 2021, with an averaged value of 14.2 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 2.5 USD bn in Oct 2021, an increase of 47.7% YoY (year-on-year)
  • Total Imports recorded 2.3 USD bn in Oct 2021, an increase of 47.7% YoY (year-on-year)

View Ecuador's Trade Balance from Jan 1965 to Oct 2021 in the chart:

Ecuador Trade Balance

What was Ecuador's Trade Balance in Oct 2021?

Ecuador's Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 386.4 USD mn in Oct 2021, compared with a surplus of 131.6 USD mn in the previous month See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
386.4 Oct 2021 131.6 Sep 2021 -608.6 Dec 2014 707.7 May 2008 USD mn monthly Jan 1965 - Oct 2021

Trade Balance by Country Comparison

Buy Selected Data

Includes Trade Balance on 116 economies standardised by CEIC. Instant access to full history data in excel.
country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) -404.0 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 1998 - Nov 2021
Algeria (USD mn) -791.7 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2020
Argentina (USD mn) 276.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Nov 2021
Armenia (USD mn) -284.3 Nov 2021 monthly Nov 1995 - Nov 2021
Australia (USD mn) 6,976.0 Nov 2021 monthly Jul 1971 - Nov 2021
Austria (USD mn) -1,438.5 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2021
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 1,229.1 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2021
Bahrain (USD mn) -127.1 2020 yearly 1966 - 2020
Bangladesh (USD mn) -2,576.4 Oct 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Oct 2021
Belarus (USD mn) 522.4 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2021
Belgium (USD mn) 1,589.2 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Oct 2021
Bolivia (USD mn) 175.9 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 1994 - Nov 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) -310.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Botswana (USD mn) -341.3 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2021
Brazil (USD mn) 3,936.0 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1959 - Dec 2021
Brunei (USD mn) 389.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Oct 2021
Bulgaria (USD mn) -460.5 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Cambodia (USD mn) -149.8 Aug 2021 monthly Jun 2013 - Aug 2021
Canada (USD mn) 2,493.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Nov 2021
Chile (USD mn) 520.0 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1968 - Dec 2021
China (USD mn) 71,711.4 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Nov 2021
Colombia (USD mn) -2,014.8 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1958 - Oct 2021
Croatia (USD mn) -888.5 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Oct 2021
Cyprus (USD mn) -602.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2021
Czech Republic (USD mn) 1,889.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Nov 2021
Denmark (USD mn) 356.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2021
Ecuador (USD mn) 386.4 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Oct 2021
Egypt (USD mn) -2,629.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2021
Estonia (USD mn) -170.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2021
European Union (USD mn) -4,631.6 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Oct 2021
Finland (USD mn) -655.4 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Oct 2021
France (USD mn) -11,104.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2021
Georgia (USD mn) -576.9 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Nov 2021
Germany (USD mn) 12,454.9 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2021
Ghana (USD mn) 392.3 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Greece (USD mn) -3,162.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Nov 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) -1,490.0 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2021
Hungary (USD mn) 82.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Nov 2021
Iceland (USD mn) -169.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2021
India (USD mn) -21,680.0 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Dec 2021
Indonesia (USD mn) 1,019.2 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1967 - Dec 2021
Iran (USD mn) 14,786.0 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Ireland (USD mn) 7,219.4 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1970 - Oct 2021
Israel (USD mn) -3,345.0 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Nov 2021
Italy (USD mn) 4,111.9 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2021
Ivory Coast (USD mn) -13.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Sep 2021
Japan (USD mn) -4,271.1 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 1995 - Nov 2021
Jordan (USD mn) -1,248.2 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1972 - Oct 2021
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 2,173.7 Oct 2021 monthly Sep 1995 - Oct 2021
Kenya (USD mn) -1,109.1 Oct 2021 monthly Oct 1992 - Oct 2021
South Korea (USD mn) -452.5 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Dec 2021
Kosovo (USD mn) -412.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Nov 2021
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) 250.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1992 - Dec 2020
Latvia (USD mn) -26.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Nov 2021
Lebanon (USD mn) -723.4 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2020
Lithuania (USD mn) -323.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Nov 2021
Luxembourg (USD mn) -1,087.6 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Oct 2021
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) -1,799.7 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Nov 2021
North Macedonia (USD mn) -299.4 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Nov 2021
Malawi (USD mn) -169.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1964 - Mar 2021
Malaysia (USD mn) 5,251.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2021
Malta (USD mn) -381.4 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Nov 2021
Mauritius (USD mn) -269.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Mexico (USD mn) -2,905.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Moldova (USD mn) -293.9 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Oct 2021
Mongolia (USD mn) 763.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2021
Montenegro (USD mn) -213.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2021
Morocco (USD mn) -1,840.0 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2021
Mozambique (USD mn) -177.1 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2011 - Dec 2020
Myanmar (USD mn) 8.9 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Sep 2021
Nepal (USD mn) -1,294.0 Nov 2021 monthly Aug 1974 - Nov 2021
Netherlands (USD mn) 5,238.8 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Nov 2021
New Zealand (USD mn) -606.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2021
Nigeria (USD mn) -1,093.2 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2021
Norway (USD mn) 9,003.9 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2021
Oman (USD mn) 1,179.2 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Sep 2021
Pakistan (USD mn) -4,900.9 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1968 - Dec 2021
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) -352.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Feb 2021
Panama (USD mn) -872.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1964 - Oct 2021
Paraguay (USD mn) -187.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2021
Peru (USD mn) 1,428.9 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2021
Philippines (USD mn) -4,706.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2021
Poland (USD mn) -1,120.1 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Oct 2021
Portugal (USD mn) -2,394.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2021
Qatar (USD mn) 3,620.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Mar 2021
Romania (USD mn) -2,464.7 Nov 2021 monthly Aug 1990 - Nov 2021
Russia (USD mn) 20,053.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2021
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 35,856.4 2020 yearly 1957 - 2020
Serbia (USD mn) -793.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2021
Singapore (USD mn) 4,603.7 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Nov 2021
Slovakia (USD mn) -26.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Nov 2021
Slovenia (USD mn) -525.9 Nov 2021 monthly Nov 1991 - Nov 2021
South Africa (USD mn) 2,307.1 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 2004 - Nov 2021
Spain (USD mn) -3,981.3 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Oct 2021
Sri Lanka (USD mn) -494.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Oct 2021
Sudan (USD mn) -226.3 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2021
Sweden (USD mn) 34.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2021
Switzerland (USD mn) 7,061.8 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2021

Accurate Macro & Micro Economic Data You Can Trust

Explore the most complete set of 6.6 million time series covering more than 200 economies, 20 industries and 18 macroeconomic sectors.

Learn more about what we do

Ecuador Key Series

Buy Selected Data

Includes 185 key indicators for Ecuador, curated by CEIC analysts. Instant access to full history data in excel.
Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -2,936.781 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 3,346.284 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 12.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 62,859.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 63.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (USD bn) 40.301 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (USD bn) 63.577 2026 yearly 2001 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (USD bn) 41.637 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Central Government: Finance (USD mn) 214.320 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2021
Central Government: Revenue (USD mn) 1,622.739 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2021
Central Government: Balance (USD mn) -214.320 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2021
Central Government: Expenditure excl Amortization (USD mn) 1,837.060 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.867 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 386.4 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Oct 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,501.1 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Oct 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 39.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1966 - Oct 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 32,102.184 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 38,075.410 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 3,640.723 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 2,292.8 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 47.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1958 - Oct 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 624,660.749 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 233,794.861 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 372.892 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 301.357 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1973 - Feb 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 170.427 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Mar 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 331.860 Mar 2021 monthly May 1992 - Mar 2021
EC: Exports: fob: Emerging and Developing Economies: Emerging and Developing Asi... (USD mn) 367.418 Sep 2021 monthly Jun 1973 - Sep 2021
Terms of Trade Index: 2007=100 (2007=100) 100.111 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Oct 2021
Exports: FOB: Non Petroleum: Traditional: Bananas And Plane Tree (USD th) 294,296.001 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2021
Exports: FOB: Petroleum: Crude Petroleum (USD th) 800,605.440 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2021
Exports: FOB: America: United States (USD mn) 558.953 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Oct 2021
Exports: FOB: Asia: People's Republic of China (USD mn) 309.046 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Oct 2021
Exports: FOB: America: ALADI: Panama (USD mn) 524.961 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Oct 2021
Imports: CIF: Consumer Goods: Non Durable (USD th) 299,602.630 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2021
Imports: CIF: Fuels And Lubricants (USD th) 470,855.891 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2021
Imports: CIF: Asia: People's Republic of China (USD mn) 324.160 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Imports: CIF: America: ALADI: Panama (USD mn) 350.334 Oct 2021 monthly Mar 2019 - Oct 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 140.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 0.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 131.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -42.339 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 0.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 18.750 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 57,436.5 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Oct 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 57.1 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 633.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.9 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 2.602 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD) -25,269,823,146.114 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) 275.745 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -722.727 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2021
External Debt: Public (USD mn) 46,743.073 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Oct 2021
External Debt: Private (USD mn) 10,693.466 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Oct 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: BPM6 (USD th) 131,364.286 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Asia: China (USD th) 12,350.723 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Europe: Spain (USD th) 88,442.667 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 (%) 4.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 14.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 2,138.746 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 29,161.433 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 2006 - Oct 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 67,692.766 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 2006 - Oct 2021
M2 Growth (%) 10.1 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 2007 - Oct 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 2.0 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2009 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 6,021.9 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Dec 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 4.367 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.5 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 1,815.306 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Dec 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 49,708.469 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 13.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 48,909.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 15.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Nov 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 14,893.4 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 2006 - Nov 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 43,881.380 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 4.67 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Apr 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 46.20 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
EC: Financial Survey: MFSM 2000: Loans (USD mn) 94.818 Oct 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - Oct 2021
EC: Financial Survey: MFSM 2000: Deposits (USD mn) 52,611.125 Oct 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - Oct 2021
International Reserve: Net Currency Position (USD mn) 6,021.930 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Dec 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (%) 1.0 Oct 2020 monthly May 2008 - Oct 2020
Business Confidence Index: Commerce (May2007=100) 2,038.400 Nov 2021 monthly May 2007 - Nov 2021
Business Confidence Index: Construction (May2007=100) 463.000 Nov 2021 monthly May 2007 - Nov 2021
Business Confidence Index: Global (May2007=100) 1,530.900 Nov 2021 monthly May 2007 - Nov 2021
Business Confidence Index: Industry (May2007=100) 2,496.300 Nov 2021 monthly May 2007 - Nov 2021
Business Confidence Index: Services (May2007=100) 1,230.600 Nov 2021 monthly May 2007 - Nov 2021

More Indicators for Ecuador

Check out our pricing options.

Explore the most complete set of 6.6 million time series covering more than 200 economies, 20 industries and 18 macroeconomic sectors.

View pricing options

CEIC Flex

from $49

Entry level access to the CEIC platform for individual users. Download limits apply. Payable monthly by credit card.

View this option

CEIC Unlimited

Request a Demo

Full and unlimited access to CEIC data for multiple users. Suitable for enterprise usage. Available via annual subscription to one or more of CEIC’s global and premium databases.

Request a demo
Unlimited access tailored to your data needs
Flexible monthly access to CEIC data