Saudi Arabia Trade Balance

1957 - 2019 | Yearly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Saudi Arabia 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 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 Total Exports reached 15.4 USD bn in Oct 2020, a decrease of 31.1 % year on year. Total Imports recorded 11.1 USD bn in Oct 2020, a decrease of 3.3 % year on year.

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Saudi Arabia Trade Balance

What was Saudi Arabia's Trade Balance in 2019?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
108,440.2 2019 157,308.7 2018 308.7 1957 233,112.2 2011 USD mn yearly 1957 - 2019

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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 (%) -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 (%) 29.5 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2016 - Jun 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (SAR bn) 1,097.186 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (SAR bn) 1,193.245 2025 yearly 1991 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (SAR bn) 1,083.696 2025 yearly 1991 - 2025
Public Debt (SAR mn) 69,839.000 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
SA: Revenue: Social Contributions (SAR mn) 0.000 2018 yearly 2010 - 2018

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