Saudi Arabia Trade Balance

1957 - 2019 | Yearly | USD mn | CEIC Data

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Saudi Arabia's Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 108.4 USD bn in Dec 2019, compared with a surplus of 157.3 USD bn in the previous year. Saudi Arabia's Trade Balance data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1957 to Dec 2019, with an averaged value of 21.9 USD bn. The data reached an all-time high of 233.1 USD bn in Dec 2011 and a record low of 308.7 USD mn in Dec 1957. CEIC calculates annual Trade Balance from annual Total Exports and annual Total Imports and converts it into USD. General Authority for Statistics provides Total Exports and Total Imports in local currency. Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

In the latest reports, Saudi Arabia's Total Exports reached 261.6 USD bn in Dec 2019, a decrease of 11.1 % year on year. Total Imports recorded 153.2 USD bn in Dec 2019, an increase of 11.7 % year on year.

What was Saudi Arabia's Trade Balance in 2019?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

108,440.2

USD mn 2019 yearly 1957 - 2019

157,308.7

USD mn 2018 yearly 1957 - 2019

308.7

1957

233,112.2

2011

USD mn

yearly

1957 - 2019

Updated on 22 Jul 2020

Trade Balance by Country Comparison

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All Countries/Regions
Asia and Oceania
Europe and Central Asia
Middle East and Africa
North and South America
Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn)

-273.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Oct 1998 - Aug 2020

Algeria (USD mn)

-634.0

Sep 2018

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2018

Argentina (USD mn)

1,422.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Aug 2020

Armenia (USD mn)

-175.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Nov 1995 - Aug 2020

Australia (USD mn)

3,243.3

Jul 2020

monthly

Jul 1971 - Jul 2020

Austria (USD mn)

-130.8

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2020

Azerbaijan (USD mn)

533.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2020

Bahrain (USD mn)

856.2

2019

yearly

1966 - 2019

Bangladesh (USD mn)

-1,615.5

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 1986 - Jun 2020

Belarus (USD mn)

89.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2020

Belgium (USD mn)

675.6

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Bolivia (USD mn)

0.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Oct 1994 - Aug 2020

Botswana (USD mn)

-538.9

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2020

Brazil (USD mn)

6,608.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1959 - Aug 2020

Brunei (USD mn)

-41.5

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2020

Bulgaria (USD mn)

-135.6

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Cambodia (USD mn)

-645.8

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jun 2020

Canada (USD mn)

-1,816.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jul 2020

Chile (USD mn)

904.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1968 - Aug 2020

China (USD mn)

58,925.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - Aug 2020

Colombia (USD mn)

-1,097.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1958 - Jul 2020

Croatia (USD mn)

-769.9

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Cyprus (USD mn)

-469.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Czech Republic (USD mn)

1,764.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jul 2020

Denmark (USD mn)

985.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jul 2020

Ecuador (USD mn)

252.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1965 - Jul 2020

Egypt (USD mn)

-2,277.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Estonia (USD mn)

-142.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jul 2020

European Union (USD mn)

21,485.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jul 2020

Finland (USD mn)

-505.5

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jul 2020

France (USD mn)

-8,034.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2020

Georgia (USD mn)

-350.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Germany (USD mn)

20,712.9

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Greece (USD mn)

-1,794.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jul 2020

Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn)

-1,887.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Hungary (USD mn)

311.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jul 2020

Iceland (USD mn)

-81.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

India (USD mn)

-6,770.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Indonesia (USD mn)

2,327.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1967 - Aug 2020

Iran (USD mn)

20,500.0

2015

yearly

1950 - 2015

Ireland (USD mn)

5,512.5

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1970 - Jul 2020

Israel (USD mn)

-2,170.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1988 - Aug 2020

Italy (USD mn)

6,999.6

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jul 2020

Ivory Coast (USD mn)

-381.5

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jun 2020

Japan (USD mn)

3,305.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 1995 - Aug 2020

Jordan (USD mn)

2,426.5

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1972 - Jul 2020

Kazakhstan (USD mn)

-978.6

Jul 2020

monthly

Sep 1995 - Jul 2020

Kenya (USD mn)

-808.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Oct 1992 - Jul 2020

South Korea (USD mn)

3,837.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Kosovo (USD mn)

-270.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2020

Kuwait (USD mn)

242.2

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Kyrgyzstan (USD mn)

-153.6

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jul 2020

Laos (USD mn)

-37.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Jun 2020

Latvia (USD mn)

-321.6

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Lebanon (USD mn)

-576.6

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Lithuania (USD mn)

-179.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jul 2020

Luxembourg (USD mn)

-662.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jul 2020

Macau SAR, China (USD mn)

-781.9

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jul 2020

North Macedonia (USD mn)

-228.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1993 - Jul 2020

Malawi (USD mn)

-123.8

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1964 - May 2020

Malaysia (USD mn)

5,926.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Jul 2020

Malta (USD mn)

-265.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1960 - Jul 2020

Mauritius (USD mn)

-144.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jul 2020

Mexico (USD mn)

6,752.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jul 2020

Moldova (USD mn)

-287.3

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2020

Mongolia (USD mn)

179.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2020

Montenegro (USD mn)

-170.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jul 2020

Morocco (USD mn)

-1,515.6

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Myanmar (USD mn)

264.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Nepal (USD mn)

-635.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 1974 - Aug 2020

Netherlands (USD mn)

7,095.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jul 2020

New Zealand (USD mn)

-232.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Nigeria (USD mn)

-2,239.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2020

Norway (USD mn)

-320.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Oman (USD mn)

1,089.2

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2020

Pakistan (USD mn)

-1,740.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1968 - Aug 2020

Panama (USD mn)

-504.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1964 - Jul 2020

Paraguay (USD mn)

104.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Peru (USD mn)

898.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Philippines (USD mn)

-1,827.3

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Poland (USD mn)

1,035.6

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1986 - Jul 2020

Portugal (USD mn)

-822.9

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Qatar (USD mn)

4,270.6

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2020

Romania (USD mn)

-1,519.9

Jul 2020

monthly

Aug 1990 - Jul 2020

Russia (USD mn)

4,970.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jul 2020

Saudi Arabia (USD mn)

108,440.2

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Serbia (USD mn)

-572.5

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jul 2020

Singapore (USD mn)

4,258.6

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Aug 2020

Slovakia (USD mn)

382.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2020

Slovenia (USD mn)

230.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Nov 1991 - Jul 2020

South Africa (USD mn)

2,235.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jul 2020

Spain (USD mn)

-575.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1985 - Jul 2020

Sri Lanka (USD mn)

-208.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Jul 2020

Sudan (USD mn)

-445.6

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2020

Sweden (USD mn)

321.9

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Switzerland (USD mn)

1,212.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Syria (USD mn)

-7,191.1

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Taiwan (USD mn)

5,451.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Aug 2020

Tajikistan (USD mn)

-184.7

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 2000 - Nov 2019

Thailand (USD mn)

4,349.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Tunisia (USD mn)

-600.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1959 - Aug 2020

Turkey (USD mn)

-2,106.3

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jul 2020

Ukraine (USD mn)

-843.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jul 2020

United Arab Emirates (USD mn)

-10,386.2

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2009 - Dec 2018

United Kingdom (USD mn)

-18,938.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

United States (USD mn)

-80,114.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1986 - Jul 2020

Uruguay (USD mn)

-113.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Venezuela (USD mn)

-3,437.1

Oct 2014

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2014

Vietnam (USD mn)

4,985.6

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2020

Yemen (USD mn)

-429.3

Jun 2020

monthly

Jun 1990 - Jun 2020

Saudi Arabia Key Series

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All Indicators
National Accounts
Production
Construction and Properties
Government and Public Finance
Demographic and Labour Market
Domestic Trade and Household Survey
Inflation
Foreign Trade
Balance of Payments
Monetary
Banking Statistics
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

185,485.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Real GDP Growth (%)

-1.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

-3.197

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

GDP per Capita (USD)

23,173.854

2019

yearly

1963 - 2019

GDP Deflator Growth (%)

-2.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

77,059.186

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

41.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

44,622.464

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

24.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Investment: % of GDP (%)

27.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

40,435.887

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Gross National Product (USD mn)

187,816.152

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2015 - Mar 2020

Gross Savings Rate (%)

34.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

62,612.748

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

23,985.550

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

3.087

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%)

55.474

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Imports of Goods and Services (SAR mn)

169,759.809

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) (SAR mn)

695,570.010

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Consumption Expenditure (SAR mn)

456,306.188

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Consumption Expenditure: Private (SAR mn)

288,971.947

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Consumption Expenditure: Government (SAR mn)

167,334.241

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Gross Capital Formation (SAR mn)

192,920.183

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Gross Capital Formation: Fixed (SAR mn)

168,780.012

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2019

GDP: Gross Capital Formation: Change in Stocks (SAR mn)

23,644.319

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2019

GDP: Exports of Goods and Services (SAR mn)

216,103.448

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Less Banking Services (SAR mn)

6,169.727

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Finance, Insurance, Real Estate and Business Services (SAR mn)

98,566.827

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2019

GDP: Producer Values: Wholesale, Retail Trade, Restaurants and Hotels (SAR mn)

79,496.205

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2019

GDP: Producer Values: Building and Construction (SAR mn)

42,099.580

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Electricity, Gas and Water (SAR mn)

5,938.500

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Transport, Storage and Communications (SAR mn)

46,837.228

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Community, Social and Personal Services (SAR mn)

17,585.736

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Government Services (SAR mn)

145,967.244

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Imports Duties (SAR mn)

4,679.856

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Oil Sector (SAR mn)

180,098.791

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (SAR mn)

17,442.903

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Mining and Quarrying (SAR mn)

158,296.844

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

GDP: Producer Values: Manufacturing (SAR mn)

94,270.479

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Transport, Storage and Communication (SAR mn)

43,370.559

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Electricity, Gas and Water (SAR mn)

3,831.288

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Government Services (SAR mn)

105,086.525

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values (SAR mn)

680,289.253

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Wholesale, Retail Trade, Restaurants and Hotels (SAR mn)

61,662.400

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: excl Government Services (SAR mn)

575,202.728

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Finance, Insurance, Real Estate and Business Servic... (SAR mn)

71,921.862

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Community, Social and Personal Services (SAR mn)

14,181.853

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Less Imputed Bank Services Charge (SAR mn)

5,445.583

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Building and Construction (SAR mn)

30,541.923

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Import Duties (SAR mn)

3,605.684

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (SAR mn)

13,513.656

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Mining and Quarrying (SAR mn)

247,369.407

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Producer Values: Manufacturing (SAR mn)

78,502.659

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

SA: GDP: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost (SAR mn)

2,930,101.496

2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

SA: GDP: Real: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost (SAR mn)

2,616,070.378

2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

-3.2

Mar 2017

monthly

May 1965 - Mar 2017

Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

693,522,495.000

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Gold Production (kg)

5,000.000

2016

yearly

1990 - 2016

Silver Production (Metric Ton)

9.720

2016

yearly

1990 - 2016

Cement Production: Based on Islamic Calendar (Ton th)

42,828.712

2013

yearly

1970 - 2013

Energy Production: Natural Gas (Cub m mn)

119,830.000

2015

yearly

1970 - 2015

Electricity: Consumption (MWh)

289,929,150.000

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Construction and Properties Last Frequency Range
Building Permits (Unit)

103,485.000

2019

yearly

1987 - 2019

No of Building Permits Issued (Unit)

103,485.000

2019

yearly

1987 - 2019

Building Permits Issued: Building Area (sq m)

85,093,064.446

2019

yearly

1987 - 2019

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%)

-4.5

2019

yearly

1969 - 2019

Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

-35,359.733

2019

yearly

1969 - 2019

National Government Debt (USD mn)

180,780.0

2019

yearly

2004 - 2019

Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

24.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2016 - Mar 2020

Forecast: Government Expenditure (SAR bn)

1,238.183

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Forecast: Government Net Debt (SAR bn)

1,404.245

2024

yearly

1991 - 2024

Forecast: Government Revenue (SAR bn)

1,027.304

2024

yearly

1991 - 2024

Public Debt (SAR mn)

69,839.000

2019

yearly

2004 - 2019

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

34.2

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

58.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2016 - Mar 2020

Employed Persons (Person)

11,686,115.000

Jun 2016

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2016

Unemployment Rate (%)

5.70

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Monthly Earnings (USD)

754

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Labour Productivity Growth (%)

-6.04

2019

yearly

1971 - 2019

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

37.629

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

6.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Population: Mid Year Estimates (Person)

34,218,169.000

2019

yearly

1974 - 2019

Labour Force: Age 15 and Above (Person)

13,581,141.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2017

Labour Force: Age 15 and Above: Male (Person)

11,522,764.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2017

Labour Force: Age 15 and Above: Female (Person)

2,058,377.000

2017

yearly

1999 - 2017

Employment: Age 15 & Above: Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing (Person th)

477.410

2013

yearly

1984 - 2013

Employment: Age 15 & Above: Mining & Quarrying (Person th)

117.825

2013

yearly

1984 - 2013

Employment: Age 15 & Above: Manufacturing (Person th)

760.151

2013

yearly

1984 - 2013

Average Weekly Hours Worked: Manufacturing (Hour)

53.100

2015

yearly

1999 - 2015

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

528,883

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

31.0

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

72,572.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

456,311.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Average Monthly Income: Family (SAR)

11,983.640

2018

yearly

2007 - 2018

Average Monthly Expenditure: Household: Consumption (SAR)

11,728.439

2018

yearly

2007 - 2018

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

6.2

Aug 2020

monthly

Feb 1981 - Aug 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

13.530

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2020

Producer Price Index Growth (%)

22.4

2011

yearly

1969 - 2011

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

1.961

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Wholesale Price Index (WPI) (2014=100)

126.676

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Aug 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

2.032

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Trade Balance (USD mn)

108,440.2

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Total Exports (USD mn)

31,229.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2016 - Jun 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

-53.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2017 - Jun 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

1,774,883.114

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

470,722.068

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

33,054.354

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Imports (USD mn)

31,237.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

3.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jun 2020

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

4,294,203.837

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

1,090,520.114

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Exports to USA (USD mn)

956.163

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2017 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn)

1,302.240

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2020

Total Exports to China (USD mn)

1,761.047

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2017 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from China (USD mn)

2,878.953

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jun 2020

Exports: Value: Oil (SAR mn)

68,943.34

Apr 2018

monthly

May 2016 - Apr 2018

Exports: Value: Non Oil (SAR mn)

19,555.77

Apr 2018

monthly

Jan 2005 - Apr 2018

Exports: Value: Crude Petroleum (SAR mn)

513,181.000

2017

yearly

1953 - 2017

Exports: Value: Petroleum Products (SAR mn)

125,222.000

2017

yearly

1970 - 2017

Exports: Value (SAR mn)

43,489.877

Jun 2020

monthly

May 2016 - Jun 2020

Exports: Value: North America: USA (SAR mn)

49,023.785

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Exports: Value: Asia: Japan (SAR mn)

100,365.057

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Exports: Value: Asia: India (SAR mn)

100,703.191

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Exports: Value: Asia: China Mainland (SAR mn)

179,668.870

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Exports: Value: Asia: South Korea (SAR mn)

78,155.019

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Imports: Harmonized System (HS): Value (SAR mn)

574,361.455

2019

yearly

1952 - 2019

Imports: HS: Value: Hides and Skins, Wood, Cardboard and Articles (HW) (SAR mn)

14,196.995

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Imports: HS: Value: Pearls, Precious & Semi Precious Stones, Precious Metals, Ar... (SAR mn)

13,506.828

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Imports: HS: Value: Foodstuffs (SAR mn)

81,369.372

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Imports: HS: Value: Transport Equipment (SAR mn)

118,264.135

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Imports: HS: Value: MC: Mineral Products (SAR mn)

18,021.237

2019

yearly

1983 - 2019

Imports: Value: North America: USA (SAR mn)

71,023.803

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Imports: Value: European Union: Germany (SAR mn)

27,649.273

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Imports: Value: Asia: Japan (SAR mn)

25,366.866

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Imports: Value: Asia: China Mainland (SAR mn)

105,571.329

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Imports: Value: Asia: South Korea (SAR mn)

15,504.763

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

2,168.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

Current Account Balance (USD mn)

2,857.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

1.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

1,613.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

0.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

1,309.053

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

0.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-16.065

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

674,497.053

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

BoP: USD: FA: Other Investment: Liabilities (USD mn)

2,033.038

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income (USD mn)

-9,044.227

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn)

957.495

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income (USD mn)

1,966.424

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn)

31,803.872

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn)

-9,774.779

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn)

3,637.588

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: FA: Reserve Assets (USD mn)

-1,011.755

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn)

32,073.995

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn)

18,295.276

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: Errors and Omissions (USD mn)

-1,143.540

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn)

63,877.867

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn)

5,639.598

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: Financial Account (FA) (USD mn)

1,392.281

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

BoP: USD: FA: Direct Investment (USD mn)

555.071

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

BoP: USD: FA: Direct Investment: Assets (USD mn)

2,168.530

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

BoP: USD: FA: Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

216.135

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn)

5,230.483

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn)

1,309.053

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

BoP: USD: FA: Other Investment (USD mn)

10,332.499

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

BoP: USD: FA: Other Investment: Assets (USD mn)

15,797.692

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

International Investment Position (IIP) (SAR mn)

2,529,363.949

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

IIP: Liabilities (SAR mn)

1,779,767.802

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

IIP: Assets (SAR mn)

4,340,155.907

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

1.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

Household Debt: % of GDP (%)

12.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Mar 2020

Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

378,905.994

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jul 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

497,098.778

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jul 2020

M2 Growth (%)

10.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2020

Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

7.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Mar 1980 - Aug 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

436,216.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jul 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

58.745

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Mar 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

38.3

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

432.934

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1957 - Jul 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

9.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2020

Total Deposits (USD mn)

489,759.153

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jul 2020

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

279,406.0

Feb 2018

monthly

Oct 1983 - Feb 2018

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

21.6

Dec 2017

quarterly

Mar 1969 - Dec 2017

Credit to Households (USD bn)

94.919

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2020

Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn)

480.440

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2020

Household Debt (USD mn)

94,893.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2020

Total Loans (USD mn)

449,520.172

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jul 2020

Total Loans Growth (%)

13.20

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jul 2020

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%)

51.87

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Mar 2020

Base Money (SAR mn)

354,260.835

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jun 2020

Monetary Survey: Liabilities: Money & Quasi Money (SAR mn)

2,051,563.113

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Money Supply: M3: M2 (SAR mn)

1,868,715.698

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (SAR mn)

1,425,224.978

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Official Reserve Assets (SAR mn)

1,677,863.698

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2020

Official Reserve Assets: Gold (SAR mn)

1,623.503

Feb 2019

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Official Reserve Assets: Foreign Currency and Deposits Abroad (SAR mn)

602,568.334

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2020

Banks Deposits (SAR mn)

1,842,978.302

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Banks Deposits: Demand: Business and Individuals (SAR mn)

1,082,093.705

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Bank Loans: Consumer (SAR mn)

335,770.687

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2020

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

24.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

18.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

SAMA: Assets (SAR mn)

1,805,686.271

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jun 2020

Commercial Banks: Assets (SAR mn)

2,839,342.789

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2020

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Exchange Rate against USD (SAR/USD)

3.750

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Policy Rate (% pa)

1.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2020

Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

0.96

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jul 2020

Real Effective Exchange Rate (2005=100)

124.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Foreign Exchange Rate: Average: Euro (SAR/EUR)

4.220

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jun 2020

Real Effective Exchange Rate Index: BIS: 2010=100: Broad (2010=100)

117.520

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

271,756

2012

yearly

1970 - 2012

Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production (Cub m mn)

117,000.000

2019

yearly

1961 - 2019

Natural Gas: Consumption (Cub ft/Day bn)

10.995

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Crude Oil: Production (Barrel/Day th)

8,892.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

Crude Oil: Exports (Barrel/Day th)

7,038.087

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Oil Consumption (Barrel/Day th)

3,787.568

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

2,073,000

Sep 2015

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2015

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

26,882

2019

yearly

2004 - 2019

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

7.8

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Visitor Arrivals: Inbound (Person th)

2,347.000

Sep 2015

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2015

Visitor Arrivals: Inbound: Middle East: Others: Syria (Person)

9,570.000

Dec 2012

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2012

Visitor Arrivals: Inbound: Middle East: GCC: Bahrain (Person)

471,000.000

Sep 2015

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2015

Visitor Arrivals: Inbound: Middle East: GCC: Kuwait (Person)

645,000.000

Sep 2015

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2015

Visitor Arrivals: Inbound: Middle East: GCC: Qatar (Person)

258,000.000

Sep 2015

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2015

Occupancy Rate: Hotel Rooms: Annual (%)

66.000

2014

yearly

2003 - 2014

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (05Jan2017=5000)

7,940.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Aug 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

303.5

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

Market Capitalization (USD mn)

2,234,796.525

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 2005 - Jul 2020

P/E ratio (NA)

26.470

24 Sep 2020

daily

02 Aug 2008 - 24 Sep 2020

Value Traded: Tadawul (SAR)

46,427,879,057.01

Jun 2018

monthly

Jan 2016 - Jun 2018

Volume Traded: Tadawul (Unit)

1,934,374,220.00

Jun 2018

monthly

Jan 2016 - Jun 2018

PE Ratio: Tadawul (NA)

22.553

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 2005 - Aug 2020

PB Ratio: Tadawul (NA)

4.230

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 2005 - Aug 2020

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

6,600.000

2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Container Port Throughput (TEU)

8,670,000.000

2018

yearly

2008 - 2018

Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100)

66.620

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

5,377,978.000

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

41,298,629.000

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

15.694

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

120.515

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

271,617.418

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

161,125.271

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Television (USD th)

12,084.589

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

10,166,436.664

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

7,978,872.345

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Television (USD th)

641,937.032

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Passengers Traffic: Arrival: Annual: Saudi Arabian Airlines (SA) (Person)

27,435,601.000

2016

yearly

1991 - 2016

Freight Traffic: Incoming: Annual: Saudi Arabian Airlines (SA) (Ton)

391,342.734

2016

yearly

1990 - 2016

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