Iran Trade Balance

1950 - 2015 | Yearly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Iran Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 20.5 USD bn in Dec 2015, compared with a surplus of 35.2 USD bn in the previous year. Iran Trade Balance data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1950 to Dec 2015, with an averaged value of 535.3 USD mn. The data reached an all-time high of 68.7 USD bn in Dec 2011 and a record low of -10.7 USD bn in Dec 1981. CEIC calculates annual Trade Balance from annual Total Exports and annual Total Imports. The International Monetary Fund provides Total Exports and Total Imports in USD.

In the latest reports, Iran Total Exports reached 63.0 USD bn in Dec 2015, a decrease of 29.1 % year on year. Total Imports recorded 54.5 USD bn in Mar 2018, an increase of 24.7 % year on year.

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Iran Trade Balance

What was Iran's Trade Balance in 2015?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
20,500.0 2015 35,231.0 2014 -10,746.2 1981 68,692.0 2011 USD mn yearly 1950 - 2015

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) -270.2 Nov 2020 monthly Oct 1998 - Nov 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) 710.9 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 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 (%) -5.4 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2018
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -7,959.678 Sep 2018 quarterly Jun 2005 - Sep 2018
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 33,686.158 2017 yearly 1996 - 2017
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 7.6 2017 yearly 1996 - 2017
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 15.1 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (IRR bn) 22,258,118.643 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (IRR bn) 41,082,147.225 2025 yearly 1996 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (IRR bn) 13,439,992.580 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Govt Revenues excl Special Rev: Tax: on Goods & Services: Value Added (IRR bn) 269,400.000 2018 yearly 2009 - 2018

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