Ghana Trade Balance

2005 - 2022 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Ghana's Trade Balance

  • Ghana's Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 131.1 USD mn in Jun 2022, compared with a surplus of 80.9 USD mn in the previous month
  • Ghana's Trade Balance data is updated monthly, available from Mar 2005 to Jun 2022, with an averaged value of -143.9 USD mn
  • The data reached an all-time high of 704.5 USD mn in Mar 2022 and a record low of -733.1 USD mn in Oct 2013
The Bank of Ghana provides monthly Trade Balance in USD.

Further information about Ghana's Trade Balance

  • In the latest reports, Ghana's Total Exports reached 1.6 USD bn in Jun 2022, an increase of 30.9% YoY (year-on-year)
  • Total Imports recorded 1.5 USD bn in Jun 2022, an increase of 30.9% YoY (year-on-year)

View Ghana's Trade Balance from Mar 2005 to Jun 2022 in the chart:

Ghana Trade Balance

What was Ghana's Trade Balance in Jun 2022?

Ghana's Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 131.1 USD mn in Jun 2022, compared with a surplus of 80.9 USD mn in the previous month See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
131.1 Jun 2022 80.9 May 2022 -733.1 Oct 2013 704.5 Mar 2022 USD mn monthly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) -379.6 Oct 2022 monthly Oct 1998 - Oct 2022
Algeria (USD mn) -274.8 Mar 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2020
Argentina (USD mn) 1,515.1 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Oct 2022
Armenia (USD mn) -344.6 Oct 2022 monthly Nov 1995 - Oct 2022
Australia (USD mn) 9,811.7 Sep 2022 monthly Jul 1971 - Sep 2022
Austria (USD mn) -2,355.3 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2022
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 2,305.3 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Aug 2022
Bahrain (USD mn) 4,904.0 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Bangladesh (USD mn) -2,348.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - Sep 2022
Belarus (USD mn) 550.7 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2022
Belgium (USD mn) -5,609.3 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Jul 2022
Bolivia (USD mn) -286.0 Oct 2022 monthly Oct 1994 - Oct 2022
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) -477.2 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2022
Botswana (USD mn) -228.1 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2022
Brazil (USD mn) 3,917.5 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1959 - Oct 2022
Brunei (USD mn) 435.4 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Aug 2022
Bulgaria (USD mn) -935.8 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2022
Cambodia (USD mn) -943.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jun 2013 - Aug 2022
Canada (USD mn) 853.4 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Sep 2022
Chile (USD mn) 456.9 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1968 - Oct 2022
China (USD mn) 85,153.8 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Oct 2022
Colombia (USD mn) -1,917.2 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1958 - Sep 2022
Croatia (USD mn) -2,036.2 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Aug 2022
Cyprus (USD mn) -560.2 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Sep 2022
Czech Republic (USD mn) 862.9 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2022
Denmark (USD mn) 470.4 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2022
Ecuador (USD mn) -120.0 Sep 2022 monthly Mar 1992 - Sep 2022
Egypt (USD mn) -2,434.4 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Sep 2022
Estonia (USD mn) -153.8 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2022
European Union (USD mn) -48,469.7 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2022
Finland (USD mn) -326.7 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Sep 2022
France (USD mn) -17,310.4 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Sep 2022
Georgia (USD mn) -675.7 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2022
Germany (USD mn) 6,828.1 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2022
Ghana (USD mn) 131.1 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Greece (USD mn) -3,570.1 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) -5,722.7 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Sep 2022
Hungary (USD mn) -743.6 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - Sep 2022
Iceland (USD mn) -353.3 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2022
India (USD mn) -26,910.0 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2022
Indonesia (USD mn) 5,593.1 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1967 - Oct 2022
Iran (USD mn) 22,668.0 2021 yearly 1948 - 2021
Ireland (USD mn) 5,454.1 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1970 - Sep 2022
Israel (USD mn) -3,548.6 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Oct 2022
Italy (USD mn) -6,000.8 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2022
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 573.8 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Aug 2022
Japan (USD mn) -15,635.1 Oct 2022 monthly Apr 1995 - Oct 2022
Jordan (USD mn) -1,480.6 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1972 - Sep 2022
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 2,879.3 Sep 2022 monthly Sep 1995 - Sep 2022
Kenya (USD mn) -1,394.4 Aug 2022 monthly Oct 1992 - Aug 2022
South Korea (USD mn) -6,697.7 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2022
Kosovo (USD mn) -396.5 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Oct 2022
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) 136.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1992 - Jun 2022
Latvia (USD mn) -329.2 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2022
Lebanon (USD mn) -653.0 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2021
Lithuania (USD mn) -913.3 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2022
Luxembourg (USD mn) -773.4 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Sep 2022
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) -1,432.9 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2022
North Macedonia (USD mn) -339.1 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 1993 - Sep 2022
Malawi (USD mn) -30.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1964 - Jun 2022
Malaysia (USD mn) 2,467.7 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Oct 2022
Malta (USD mn) -281.6 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Sep 2022
Mauritius (USD mn) -402.3 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2022
Mexico (USD mn) -985.6 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Oct 2022
Moldova (USD mn) -525.8 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Sep 2022
Mongolia (USD mn) 300.0 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Oct 2022
Montenegro (USD mn) -245.2 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2022
Morocco (USD mn) -2,406.4 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2022
Mozambique (USD mn) -14.4 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Sep 2022
Myanmar (USD mn) -41.1 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Jun 2022
Nepal (USD mn) -1,007.2 Sep 2022 monthly Aug 1974 - Sep 2022
Netherlands (USD mn) 6,408.6 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2022
New Zealand (USD mn) -1,214.2 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2022
Nigeria (USD mn) 938.6 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2022
Norway (USD mn) 11,890.1 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Sep 2022
Oman (USD mn) 2,013.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1975 - Aug 2022
Pakistan (USD mn) -2,876.0 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1968 - Nov 2022
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) -584.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Sep 2022
Panama (USD mn) -941.5 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1964 - Sep 2022
Paraguay (USD mn) -196.2 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Oct 2022
Peru (USD mn) 689.5 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Sep 2022
Philippines (USD mn) -4,820.8 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Sep 2022
Poland (USD mn) -1,990.9 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1986 - Sep 2022
Portugal (USD mn) -3,546.3 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2022
Qatar (USD mn) 6,895.6 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2014 - Oct 2022
Romania (USD mn) -3,005.0 Sep 2022 monthly Aug 1990 - Sep 2022
Russia (USD mn) 22,518.0 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jan 2022
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 123,329.7 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Serbia (USD mn) -678.1 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2022
Singapore (USD mn) 2,861.5 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - Oct 2022
Slovakia (USD mn) -468.5 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2022
Slovenia (USD mn) 258.0 Sep 2022 monthly Nov 1991 - Sep 2022
South Africa (USD mn) 1,119.4 Sep 2022 monthly Oct 2004 - Sep 2022
Spain (USD mn) -5,200.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Dec 2021
Sri Lanka (USD mn) -285.1 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1982 - Oct 2022
Sudan (USD mn) -286.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2022
Sweden (USD mn) -1,773.1 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2022
Switzerland (USD mn) 4,765.0 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2022

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Ghana Key Series

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -8.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2008 - Jun 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -522.282 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Jun 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 982.861 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Jun 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 13.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 80.1 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (GHS bn) 316.152 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (GHS bn) 1,154.244 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (GHS bn) 198.173 2027 yearly 1982 - 2027
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 16.679 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 131.1 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 1,584.7 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Jun 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 32.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Jun 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 100,206.970 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 8,820.272 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 580.638 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,453.6 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 30.9 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 204,264.184 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 74,157.525 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 45.972 Aug 2022 monthly Feb 1985 - Aug 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 127.195 Aug 2022 monthly Jun 1995 - Aug 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 419.770 Aug 2022 monthly May 1995 - Aug 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 183.167 Aug 2022 monthly Jun 1986 - Aug 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 7.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -764.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 524.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -308.059 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -1.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 18.1 2010 yearly 1975 - 2010
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -308.059 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 28,135.9 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Jun 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 35.8 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -3.249 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -23,540.367 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 14.0 Oct 2022 monthly Dec 2005 - Oct 2022
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 1,357.152 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 9,254.872 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 14,727.690 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2022
M2 Growth (%) 13.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 5,867.6 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1965 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 7.169 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 4.0 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Gold Reserves (Metric Ton) 1,000.000 2021 yearly 2008 - 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 17,757.761 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2004 - Jun 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 19.3 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2005 - Jun 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 25,837.8 May 2022 monthly Jan 1967 - May 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 39.2 May 2022 monthly Jan 1968 - May 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 8,763.264 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2011 - Jun 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 33.29 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2012 - Jun 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 10.82 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Jun 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (%) -24.0 Oct 2022 monthly Dec 2013 - Oct 2022

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