Mauritius Trade Balance

2006 - 2022 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Mauritius's Trade Balance

  • Mauritius's Trade Balance recorded a deficit of 402.3 USD mn in Sep 2022, compared with a deficit of 369.9 USD mn in the previous month
  • Mauritius's Trade Balance data is updated monthly, available from Jan 2006 to Sep 2022, with an averaged value of -197.6 USD mn
  • The data reached an all-time high of -83.6 USD mn in Feb 2007 and a record low of -424.8 USD mn in Jun 2022
CEIC calculates monthly Trade Balance from monthly Total Exports and monthly Total Imports. Statistics Mauritius provides Total Exports and Total Imports in local currency. The Bank of Mauritius average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

Further information about Mauritius's Trade Balance

  • In the latest reports, Mauritius's Total Exports reached 203.5 USD mn in Sep 2022, an increase of 41.1% YoY (year-on-year)
  • Total Imports recorded 605.8 USD mn in Sep 2022, an increase of 41.1% YoY (year-on-year)

View Mauritius's Trade Balance from Jan 2006 to Sep 2022 in the chart:

Mauritius Trade Balance

What was Mauritius's Trade Balance in Sep 2022?

Mauritius's Trade Balance recorded a deficit of 402.3 USD mn in Sep 2022, compared with a deficit of 369.9 USD mn in the previous month See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-402.3 Sep 2022 -369.9 Aug 2022 -424.8 Jun 2022 -83.6 Feb 2007 USD mn monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 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) -2,671.5 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Sep 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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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2010 - Jun 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 156.848 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Apr 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 24.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Jun 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 8,643.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Jun 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 74.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (MUR bn) 151.348 2022 yearly 1990 - 2022
Forecast: Government Net Debt (MUR bn) 327.894 2022 yearly 2000 - 2022
Forecast: Government Revenue (MUR bn) 145.997 2022 yearly 2000 - 2022
Public Debt: General Government (MUR mn) 402,005.070 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2022
Public Debt: External (MUR mn) 104,841.150 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2022
Public Debt: Domestic (MUR mn) 355,661.920 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 0.170 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -402.3 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 203.5 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 17.1 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Sep 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 9,259.485 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 32,305.283 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 2,651.415 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 605.8 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 41.1 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Sep 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 222,544.970 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 21,163.044 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 38.216 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 33.619 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 3.174 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1998 - Aug 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 105.488 Aug 2022 monthly Nov 1979 - Aug 2022
Exports: SITC: ES: Miscellaneous Manufactured Articles (MUR mn) 2,671.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2022
Exports: SITC: ES: Food and Live Animals (MUR mn) 2,808.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2022
Exports: SITC: ES: Manufactured Goods Classified Chiefly by Material (MUR mn) 1,261.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2022
Exports: SITC: Estimates of Ships Stores and Bunkers (MUR mn) 1,310.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jul 2006 - Sep 2022
Exports: Standard International Trade Classification (SITC) (MUR mn) 9,189.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2022
Exports: SITC: Exclusive Ships Stores and Bunkers (ES) (MUR mn) 7,879.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2022
Re-Exports: SITC (MUR mn) 5,742.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 2,369.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -508.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2017 - Jun 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -16.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 2,120.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2017 - Jun 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 70.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 244.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 8.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 93.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 151.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 180,921.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 2,061.8 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 8,153.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 67.1 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -0.793 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 16,382.963 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (USD mn) 16,518.000 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 487,836.000 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 471,317.000 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
External Debt: Long Term (MUR mn) 7,873,781.022 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (MUR mn) 15,417.400 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
FDI: Real Estate Activities (MUR mn) 8,372.700 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
FDI: Accommodation and Food Service Activities (MUR mn) 958.000 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
FDI: Developed Countries: Europe: EU 27: United Kingdom (MUR mn) 531.000 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
FDI: Developed Countries: Europe: EU 27: France (MUR mn) 3,303.000 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
FDI: DV: Asia and Oceania: Asia: South & East Asia: East Asia: China (MUR mn) 312.000 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
FDI: DV: Africa: South Africa (MUR mn) 2,236.000 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Direct Investment Abroad: Manufacturing (MUR mn) 2,619.000 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Direct Investment Abroad: Accommodation and Food Service Activities (MUR mn) 73.000 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Direct Investment Abroad: Financial and Insurance Activities (MUR mn) 38.000 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Direct Investment Abroad: Real Estate Activities (MUR mn) 415.000 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Direct Investment Abroad: DV: Africa: South Africa (MUR mn) 10.713 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Direct Investment Abroad: Developed Countries: Europe: EU 27: France (MUR mn) 300.578 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Direct Investment Abroad: DV: Africa: Mozambique (MUR mn) 0.000 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Direct Investment Abroad: DV: Africa: Madagascar (MUR mn) 868.271 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 5.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Sep 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 20.6 Jun 2018 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2018
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 990.577 Oct 2022 monthly Jun 2005 - Oct 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 17,464.073 Oct 2022 monthly Jul 1976 - Oct 2022
M2 Growth (%) 0.6 Oct 2022 monthly Jul 1977 - Oct 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 9.0 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1998 - Nov 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 5,509.3 Oct 2022 monthly Mar 1960 - Oct 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 54.478 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 10.8 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Aug 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 649.632 Oct 2022 monthly Dec 1976 - Oct 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 36,622.401 Oct 2022 monthly Jun 2005 - Oct 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 5.5 Oct 2022 monthly Jun 2006 - Oct 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 17,773.9 Oct 2022 monthly Jun 2005 - Oct 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 5.3 Oct 2022 monthly Jun 2006 - Oct 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 9,807.876 Oct 2022 monthly Oct 2018 - Oct 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 64.45 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2018 - Jun 2022
Broad Money Liabilities: M3: M2: Deposit Liabilities (DL) (MUR mn) 494,790.000 Oct 2018 monthly Oct 2017 - Oct 2018
Official Reserve Assets: Foreign Currency Reserves (FC) (USD mn) 5,509.265 Oct 2022 monthly Aug 2007 - Oct 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -9.1 Jun 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2019
Business Confidence Indicator: Manufacturing (% Point) 143.597 Mar 2018 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2018
Business Confidence Indicator (% Point) 11.200 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2018
Business Confidence Indicator: Services (% Point) 207.467 Mar 2018 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

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