Thailand Trade Balance

1957 - 2021 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Thailand Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 710.8 USD mn in Mar 2021, compared with a surplus of 7.2 USD mn in the previous month. Thailand Trade Balance data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1957 to Mar 2021, with an averaged value of -41.1 USD mn. The data reached an all-time high of 5.0 USD bn in Feb 2016 and a record low of -5.9 USD bn in Jan 2013. CEIC extends history for monthly Trade Balance. The Ministry of Commerce provides Trade Balance in USD. Trade Balance prior to January 1991 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund.

In the latest reports, Thailand Total Exports reached 24.2 USD bn in Mar 2021, an increase of 4.1 % year on year. Total Imports recorded 23.5 USD bn in Mar 2021, an increase of 9.5 % year on year.

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Thailand Trade Balance

What was Thailand's Trade Balance in Mar 2021?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
710.8 Mar 2021 7.2 Feb 2021 -5,916.2 Jan 2013 4,974.1 Feb 2016 USD mn monthly Jan 1957 - Mar 2021

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) -316.4 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 1998 - Mar 2021
Algeria (USD mn) -791.7 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2020
Argentina (USD mn) 704.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2021
Armenia (USD mn) -146.3 Mar 2021 monthly Nov 1995 - Mar 2021
Australia (USD mn) 4,297.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 1971 - Mar 2021
Austria (USD mn) -383.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Feb 2021
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 341.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Bahrain (USD mn) -127.1 2020 yearly 1966 - 2020
Bangladesh (USD mn) -1,679.6 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Jan 2021
Belarus (USD mn) 327.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Belgium (USD mn) 1,317.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2021
Bolivia (USD mn) 99.1 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 1994 - Mar 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) -310.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Botswana (USD mn) 1.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
Brazil (USD mn) 10,349.1 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1959 - Apr 2021
Brunei (USD mn) -39.8 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jan 2021
Bulgaria (USD mn) -265.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2021
Cambodia (USD mn) -939.9 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Jan 2021
Canada (USD mn) -907.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2021
Chile (USD mn) 535.3 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1968 - Mar 2021
China (USD mn) 13,798.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Mar 2021
Colombia (USD mn) -959.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1958 - Feb 2021
Croatia (USD mn) -693.8 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Jan 2021
Cyprus (USD mn) -671.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Feb 2021
Czech Republic (USD mn) 2,289.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Feb 2021
Denmark (USD mn) 716.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Feb 2021
Ecuador (USD mn) 343.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Feb 2021
Egypt (USD mn) -3,340.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Feb 2021
Estonia (USD mn) -88.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2021
European Union (USD mn) 26,255.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Feb 2021
Finland (USD mn) -411.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Feb 2021
France (USD mn) -6,348.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Georgia (USD mn) -442.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2021
Germany (USD mn) 23,184.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Feb 2021
Ghana (USD mn) 392.3 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Greece (USD mn) -1,380.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Feb 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) -3,472.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Mar 2021
Hungary (USD mn) 900.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Feb 2021
Iceland (USD mn) -116.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Mar 2021
India (USD mn) -15,240.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Apr 2021
Indonesia (USD mn) 1,567.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1967 - Mar 2021
Iran (USD mn) 594,735,573.2 2015 yearly 1950 - 2015
Ireland (USD mn) 7,517.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1970 - Feb 2021
Israel (USD mn) -2,934.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2021
Italy (USD mn) 7,048.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2021
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 288.7 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Jan 2021
Japan (USD mn) 2,739.8 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 1995 - Mar 2021
Jordan (USD mn) -911.7 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1972 - Jan 2021
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 1,520.5 Feb 2021 monthly Sep 1995 - Feb 2021
Kenya (USD mn) -840.9 Feb 2021 monthly Oct 1992 - Feb 2021
South Korea (USD mn) 388.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Apr 2021
Kosovo (USD mn) -381.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Kuwait (USD mn) 1,291.5 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2020
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) -175.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Feb 2021
Laos (USD mn) 250.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1992 - Dec 2020
Latvia (USD mn) -59.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2021
Lebanon (USD mn) -723.4 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2020
Lithuania (USD mn) -110.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Feb 2021
Luxembourg (USD mn) -682.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Feb 2021
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) -1,265.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2021
North Macedonia (USD mn) -274.3 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
Malawi (USD mn) -135.3 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 1964 - Jun 2020
Malaysia (USD mn) 4,910.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Mar 2021
Malta (USD mn) -135.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Feb 2021
Mauritius (USD mn) -215.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Feb 2021
Mexico (USD mn) -2,905.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Moldova (USD mn) -294.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Feb 2021
Mongolia (USD mn) 64.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Mar 2021
Montenegro (USD mn) -179.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
Morocco (USD mn) -1,689.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Mar 2021
Mozambique (USD mn) -177.1 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2011 - Dec 2020
Myanmar (USD mn) 8.2 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2020
Nepal (USD mn) -1,110.5 Mar 2021 monthly Aug 1974 - Mar 2021
Netherlands (USD mn) 6,222.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Feb 2021
New Zealand (USD mn) 23.3 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Mar 2021
Nigeria (USD mn) -1,551.2 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Norway (USD mn) 2,989.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Mar 2021
Oman (USD mn) 941.5 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1975 - Dec 2020
Pakistan (USD mn) -2,994.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1968 - Apr 2021
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) -352.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Feb 2021
Panama (USD mn) -514.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1964 - Feb 2021
Paraguay (USD mn) 490.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2021
Peru (USD mn) 749.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Feb 2021
Philippines (USD mn) -2,293.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Feb 2021
Poland (USD mn) 1,069.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Feb 2021
Portugal (USD mn) -855.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Feb 2021
Qatar (USD mn) 3,620.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Mar 2021
Romania (USD mn) -2,284.9 Feb 2021 monthly Aug 1990 - Feb 2021
Russia (USD mn) 9,044.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Feb 2021
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 35,856.4 2020 yearly 1957 - 2020
Serbia (USD mn) -591.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2021
Singapore (USD mn) 5,899.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Mar 2021
Slovakia (USD mn) 481.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Feb 2021
Slovenia (USD mn) 318.9 Feb 2021 monthly Nov 1991 - Feb 2021
South Africa (USD mn) 1,959.5 Feb 2021 monthly Oct 2004 - Feb 2021
Spain (USD mn) -1,438.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Feb 2021
Sri Lanka (USD mn) -571.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Feb 2021
Sudan (USD mn) -555.5 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2020
Sweden (USD mn) 479.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Mar 2021
Switzerland (USD mn) 2,725.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Mar 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) 1.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -5,353.185 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 2001 - Mar 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 73,076.825 2019 yearly 1984 - 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 13.7 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 236,163.7 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 1997 - Mar 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 44.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (THB bn) 4,676.070 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (THB bn) 10,421.130 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (THB bn) 4,449.600 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Govt Revenue: Gross: Revenue Dept: Value Added Tax (THB mn) 68,616.81 Jun 2018 monthly Oct 1989 - Jun 2018
Govt Revenue: Gross: Excise Dept (THB mn) 47,541.47 Jun 2018 monthly Oct 1989 - Jun 2018
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 4.271 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 710.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Mar 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 24,222.5 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 1990 - Mar 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 4.1 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 1991 - Mar 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 504,377.939 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 459,907.614 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 214,981.304 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 23,511.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 9.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Mar 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,620,278.206 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 951,407.532 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 2,972.109 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1971 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,381.095 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1971 - Mar 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 3,109.229 Mar 2021 monthly Sep 1978 - Mar 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 4,965.324 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 1974 - Mar 2021
MoC: Exports: Custom Basis (THB mn) 719,050.842 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 1990 - Mar 2021
MoC: Imports: Custom Basis (THB mn) 708,095.569 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2021
MoC: Trade Balance: Custom Basis (THB mn) 10,955.273 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2021
Exports: Mfg: Electronics: Computer Parts (THB mn) 32,168.030 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2021
Imports: RM: Non-Agro: Base Metal Materials (THB mn) 73,641.800 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 3,064.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -806.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Mar 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) -517.0 Jul 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Jul 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 1,098.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 1,793.030 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 694.430 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 190,009.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 36.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 74,813.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 14.9 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 22.771 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 54,978.590 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
BOP: USD: Net errors & omissions (USD mn) 611.010 Jul 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Jul 2020
BOP: USD: Current Account Balance (USD mn) -806.160 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BOP: USD: Capital Account (USD mn) 0.000 Jul 2020 monthly Jan 2009 - Jul 2020
BOP: USD: Financial Account (FA) (USD mn) -361.000 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Aug 2020
Private Investment Index (PII): Seasonally Adjusted (SA) (2010=100) 139.20 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 2010 - Jun 2018
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI): Agr, Forestry & Fishing (THB mn) 70.320 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
FDI: Mining & Quarrying (THB mn) -3,392.160 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
FDI: Manufacturing (THB mn) 39,009.030 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
FDI: Construction (THB mn) 216.030 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
FDI: Financial & Insurance Activities (THB mn) -291,670.500 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2019
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 89.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 16,277.003 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 83,724.608 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1975 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 736,398.368 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Mar 2021
M2 Growth (%) 5.3 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 1.0 Apr 2021 monthly Sep 1997 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 234,430.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 10.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 8,444.960 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 9.7 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Feb 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 516,680.926 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2000 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 728,600.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 8.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2021
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 10.400 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Credit to Households (USD bn) 378.512 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1991 - Sep 2020
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 637.497 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1957 - Sep 2020
Household Debt (USD mn) 467,046.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 538,167.269 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Feb 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 8.91 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Feb 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 167.03 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Monetary Aggregates (MA): Broad Money (THB mn) 23,012,449.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Mar 2021
MA: Narrow Money (NM) (THB mn) 2,616,394.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Mar 2021
MA: Quasi Money (THB mn) 20,396,056.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Mar 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Global Competitiveness Index (Score) 68.112 2019 yearly 2017 - 2019
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point) 0.2 Mar 2021 monthly Feb 1999 - Mar 2021
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 15.0 Mar 2021 monthly Feb 2000 - Mar 2021
Leading Economic Index (LEI): BOT: Seasonally Adjusted (2000=100) 150.37 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1993 - Jun 2018

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