Iran Trade Balance

1950 - 2020 | Yearly | USD mn | CEIC Data

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  • Total Imports recorded 43.2 USD bn in Mar 2019, a decrease of 11.7% YoY (year-on-year).
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    Iran Trade Balance

    What was Iran's Trade Balance in 2020?

    Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
    14,786.0 2020 23,890.0 2019 -10,746.2 1981 83,736,591.2 2004 USD mn yearly 1950 - 2020

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    country/region Last Frequency Range
    Albania (USD mn) -347.3 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 1998 - Sep 2021
    Algeria (USD mn) -791.7 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2020
    Argentina (USD mn) 2,346.6 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Aug 2021
    Armenia (USD mn) -156.5 Aug 2021 monthly Nov 1995 - Aug 2021
    Australia (USD mn) 10,731.0 Aug 2021 monthly Jul 1971 - Aug 2021
    Austria (USD mn) -555.5 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Jul 2021
    Azerbaijan (USD mn) 1,675.2 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2021
    Bahrain (USD mn) -127.1 2020 yearly 1966 - 2020
    Bangladesh (USD mn) -1,927.8 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Jul 2021
    Belarus (USD mn) 315.7 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Aug 2021
    Belgium (USD mn) 2,812.4 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Aug 2021
    Bolivia (USD mn) 214.0 Aug 2021 monthly Oct 1994 - Aug 2021
    Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) -310.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
    Botswana (USD mn) 33.9 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2021
    Brazil (USD mn) 4,310.4 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1959 - Sep 2021
    Brunei (USD mn) 266.5 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jul 2021
    Bulgaria (USD mn) -430.5 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Aug 2021
    Cambodia (USD mn) -409.7 Jul 2021 monthly Jun 2013 - Jul 2021
    Canada (USD mn) 1,538.7 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Aug 2021
    Chile (USD mn) 78.7 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1968 - Sep 2021
    China (USD mn) 66,757.8 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Sep 2021
    Colombia (USD mn) -2,030.4 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1958 - Aug 2021
    Croatia (USD mn) -954.8 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Jul 2021
    Cyprus (USD mn) -450.4 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2021
    Czech Republic (USD mn) -146.3 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
    Denmark (USD mn) 441.9 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Aug 2021
    Ecuador (USD mn) -4.2 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Aug 2021
    Egypt (USD mn) -2,876.0 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Jul 2021
    Estonia (USD mn) -108.6 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Aug 2021
    European Union (USD mn) 10,161.4 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2021
    Finland (USD mn) -694.3 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Aug 2021
    France (USD mn) -7,847.4 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Aug 2021
    Georgia (USD mn) -552.2 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2021
    Germany (USD mn) 15,250.0 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2021
    Ghana (USD mn) 392.3 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
    Greece (USD mn) -2,588.0 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Aug 2021
    Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) -3,378.7 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2021
    Hungary (USD mn) -550.8 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Aug 2021
    Iceland (USD mn) -242.7 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2021
    India (USD mn) -22,590.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Sep 2021
    Indonesia (USD mn) 4,370.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1967 - Sep 2021
    Iran (USD mn) 14,786.0 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
    Ireland (USD mn) 6,040.4 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1970 - Jul 2021
    Israel (USD mn) -2,805.5 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Sep 2021
    Italy (USD mn) 6,041.7 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Jul 2021
    Ivory Coast (USD mn) -108.6 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2021
    Japan (USD mn) -2,474.0 Aug 2021 monthly Apr 1995 - Aug 2021
    Jordan (USD mn) -1,254.7 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1972 - Aug 2021
    Kazakhstan (USD mn) 1,707.3 Aug 2021 monthly Sep 1995 - Aug 2021
    Kenya (USD mn) -1,021.7 Aug 2021 monthly Oct 1992 - Aug 2021
    South Korea (USD mn) 4,205.3 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Sep 2021
    Kosovo (USD mn) -414.9 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Aug 2021
    Kuwait (USD mn) 1,817.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
    Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) -351.5 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Aug 2021
    Laos (USD mn) 250.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1992 - Dec 2020
    Latvia (USD mn) -588.8 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Aug 2021
    Lebanon (USD mn) -723.4 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2020
    Lithuania (USD mn) 1,200.7 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2021
    Luxembourg (USD mn) -678.7 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Jul 2021
    Macau SAR, China (USD mn) -1,392.3 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Aug 2021
    North Macedonia (USD mn) -278.2 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Aug 2021
    Malawi (USD mn) -169.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1964 - Mar 2021
    Malaysia (USD mn) 5,946.3 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Aug 2021
    Malta (USD mn) -210.5 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Aug 2021
    Mauritius (USD mn) -243.6 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Aug 2021
    Mexico (USD mn) -2,905.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
    Moldova (USD mn) -338.9 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Aug 2021
    Mongolia (USD mn) 125.4 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2021
    Montenegro (USD mn) -246.2 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Aug 2021
    Morocco (USD mn) -2,136.8 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2021
    Mozambique (USD mn) -177.1 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2011 - Dec 2020
    Myanmar (USD mn) 80.3 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Mar 2021
    Nepal (USD mn) -1,191.6 Sep 2021 monthly Aug 1974 - Sep 2021
    Netherlands (USD mn) 5,319.9 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
    New Zealand (USD mn) -1,496.1 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2021
    Nigeria (USD mn) -1,658.6 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
    Norway (USD mn) 6,203.2 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Sep 2021
    Oman (USD mn) 1,512.6 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Jun 2021
    Pakistan (USD mn) -4,185.3 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1968 - Sep 2021
    Palestinian Territory (USD mn) -352.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Feb 2021
    Panama (USD mn) -698.6 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1964 - Aug 2021
    Paraguay (USD mn) -9.4 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Sep 2021
    Peru (USD mn) 1,146.4 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2021
    Philippines (USD mn) -3,577.0 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2021
    Poland (USD mn) -1,464.2 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Aug 2021
    Portugal (USD mn) -2,064.2 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2021
    Qatar (USD mn) 3,620.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Mar 2021
    Romania (USD mn) -2,034.9 Aug 2021 monthly Aug 1990 - Aug 2021
    Russia (USD mn) 17,461.8 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Aug 2021
    Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 35,856.4 2020 yearly 1957 - 2020
    Serbia (USD mn) -721.1 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Aug 2021
    Singapore (USD mn) 4,615.5 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Aug 2021
    Slovakia (USD mn) -172.0 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Aug 2021
    Slovenia (USD mn) -574.5 Aug 2021 monthly Nov 1991 - Aug 2021
    South Africa (USD mn) 2,872.1 Aug 2021 monthly Oct 2004 - Aug 2021
    Spain (USD mn) -2,149.7 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Jul 2021
    Sri Lanka (USD mn) -586.2 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Aug 2021
    Sudan (USD mn) -406.6 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
    Sweden (USD mn) -1,186.8 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2021
    Switzerland (USD mn) 4,343.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Sep 2021

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    Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
    Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -4.9 Mar 2019 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2019
    Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 2,119.524 Mar 2019 quarterly Jun 2005 - Mar 2019
    Tax Revenue (USD mn) 30,033.352 2018 yearly 1996 - 2018
    Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 6.6 2018 yearly 1996 - 2018
    Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 16.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2020
    Forecast: Government Expenditure (IRR bn) 34,467,301.520 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
    Forecast: Government Net Debt (IRR bn) 66,644,500.200 2027 yearly 1997 - 2027
    Forecast: Government Revenue (IRR bn) 17,767,587.990 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
    Govt Revenues excl Special Rev: Tax: on Goods & Services: Value Added (IRR bn) 290,100.000 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
    Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
    Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.863 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
    Trade Balance (USD mn) 14,786.0 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
    Total Exports (USD mn) 1,827,723,956.8 2015 yearly 1950 - 2015
    Total Exports Growth (%) -18.5 2020 yearly 1951 - 2020
    Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 271,041.046 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
    Exports: Medicament (USD th) 91,255.199 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
    Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 102,286.387 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
    Total Imports (USD mn) 43,168.8 2019 yearly 1979 - 2019
    Total Imports Growth (%) -11.7 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
    Imports: Medicament (USD th) 828,080.043 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
    Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 582,505.611 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
    Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 0.174 Oct 2020 monthly Feb 2016 - Oct 2020
    Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1.965 Jan 2021 monthly May 2001 - Jan 2021
    Total Exports to China (USD mn) 371.611 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1990 - Feb 2021
    Total Imports from China (USD mn) 406.608 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Feb 2021
    Exports: IG: Plastic Materials and Their Products (USD mn) 5,639.000 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
    Exports: Industrial Goods (IG) (USD mn) 33,233.350 2019 yearly 1979 - 2019
    Exports: Russia (USD mn) 504.580 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
    Exports: United Arab Emirates (USD mn) 4,661.620 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
    Exports: Germany (USD mn) 233.060 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
    Exports: Iraq (USD mn) 7,448.430 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
    Exports: China (USD mn) 9,077.120 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
    Exports (USD mn) 34,998.000 2021 yearly 1979 - 2021
    Imports: Chemicals (USD mn) 6,212.880 2021 yearly 1979 - 2021
    Imports: Foodstuffs and Live Animals (FA) (USD mn) 7,670.380 2021 yearly 1979 - 2021
    Imports: Machinery and Transportation Vehicles (MT) (USD mn) 13,616.510 2021 yearly 1979 - 2021
    Imports: Miscellaneous Finished Products (MF) (USD mn) 1,455.590 2021 yearly 1979 - 2021
    Imports: Mineral Products, Fuels, Industrial Oils and Grease (MP) (USD mn) 487.690 2021 yearly 1979 - 2021
    Imports: Natural Gas (Cub m bn) 0.300 2021 yearly 1974 - 2021
    Imports: China (USD mn) 9,843.010 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
    Imports: Turkey (USD mn) 4,400.090 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
    Imports: Russia (USD mn) 1,070.260 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
    Imports: Germany (USD mn) 1,851.170 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
    Imports: United Arab Emirates (USD mn) 9,757.790 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
    Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
    Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 156.0 2018 yearly 1997 - 2018
    Current Account Balance (USD mn) -707.7 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
    Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 0.6 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
    Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,224.0 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
    Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.1 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
    Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 94.500 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
    Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
    External Debt (USD mn) 9,142.0 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
    External Debt: % of GDP (%) 1.1 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
    External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 1,538.9 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
    External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.2 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
    Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 13.093 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
    BoP: CA: Income: Debit (USD mn) 1,747.100 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
    BoP: CA: CF: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) -5,133.000 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
    BoP: CA: Goods (USD mn) 3,235.800 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
    BoP: CA: Current Transfers (USD mn) 654.500 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
    BoP: CA: Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -817.000 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
    BoP: CA: Services (USD mn) -3,998.700 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
    BoP: CA: Current Transfers: Credit (USD mn) 996.600 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
    BoP: CA: Income: Credit (USD mn) 1,147.800 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
    BoP: CA: Current Transfers: Debit (USD mn) 342.100 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
    BoP: CA: Income (USD mn) -599.300 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
    BoP: CA: CF: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 0.000 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
    External Debt: Medium and Long Term (USD mn) 7,175.900 2021 yearly 1992 - 2021
    Monetary Last Frequency Range
    Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 8.7 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2011 - Sep 2020
    Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 186,088.095 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Aug 2021
    Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 933,673.810 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Aug 2021
    M2 Growth (%) 39.1 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2000 - Aug 2021
    Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 10.0 Apr 2021 monthly Mar 2008 - Apr 2021
    Total Deposits (USD mn) 810,159.524 2020 yearly 1973 - 2020
    Total Deposits Growth (%) 31.9 2019 yearly 1974 - 2019
    Domestic Credit (USD mn) 276,897.2 Feb 2017 monthly Jan 1964 - Feb 2017
    Domestic Credit Growth (%) 25.8 Feb 2017 monthly Jan 1965 - Feb 2017
    Total Loans (USD mn) 236,845.352 2016 yearly 1967 - 2016
    Total Loans Growth (%) 23.00 2016 yearly 1968 - 2016
    Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 66.06 2016 yearly 1961 - 2016
    Money Supply: Monetary Base (IRR bn) 5,159,400.000 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Aug 2021
    Money Supply: M2: M1 (IRR bn) 7,815,700.000 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Aug 2021
    Money Supply: M2: Quasi Money (IRR bn) 31,398,600.000 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Aug 2021

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