Germany Trade Balance

1957 - 2020 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Germany Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 18.9 USD bn in Nov 2020, compared with a surplus of 21.4 USD bn in the previous month. Germany Trade Balance data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1957 to Nov 2020, with an averaged value of 3.1 USD bn. The data reached an all-time high of 28.7 USD bn in Jul 2014 and a record low of -443.5 USD mn in May 1991. CEIC converts monthly Trade Balance into USD. Deutsche Bundesbank provides Trade Balance in EUR. Federal Reserve Board average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Trade Balance prior to January 1990 covers West Germany only and prior to January 1960 excludes Saarland.

In the latest reports, Germany Total Exports reached 123.4 USD bn in Oct 2020, a decrease of 6.6 % year on year. Total Imports recorded 107.3 USD bn in Nov 2020, a decrease of 1.6 % year on year.

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Germany Trade Balance

What was Germany's Trade Balance in Nov 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
18,850.6 Nov 2020 21,441.3 Oct 2020 -443.5 May 1991 28,662.9 Jul 2014 USD mn monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) -376.8 Dec 2020 monthly Oct 1998 - Dec 2020
Algeria (USD mn) -791.7 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2020
Argentina (USD mn) 141.2 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1991 - Nov 2020
Armenia (USD mn) -197.4 Nov 2020 monthly Nov 1995 - Nov 2020
Australia (USD mn) 3,651.0 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1971 - Nov 2020
Austria (USD mn) -377.4 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2020
Azerbaijan (USD mn) -91.6 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2020
Bahrain (USD mn) 856.2 2019 yearly 1966 - 2019
Bangladesh (USD mn) -915.4 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 1986 - Oct 2020
Belarus (USD mn) 309.3 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -2.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1991 - Sep 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -52,265.638 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 211,216.400 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 21.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 2,749,308.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 67.5 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (EUR bn) 1,839.709 2025 yearly 1991 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (EUR bn) 2,398.769 2025 yearly 1991 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (EUR bn) 1,881.848 2025 yearly 1991 - 2025
General Govt Debt: Foreign Creditors (EUR bn) 1,107.065 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2020
General Government Debt: as % of GDP (%) 70.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020

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