UAE Trade to GDP Ratio 2001-2021

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • UAE trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 160.94%, a 1.21% increase from 2018.
  • UAE trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 159.73%, a 15.28% decline from 2017.
  • UAE trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 175.00%, a 1.74% decline from 2016.
  • UAE trade to gdp ratio for 2016 was 176.75%, a 1.53% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
Luxembourg 381.52%
Hong Kong 353.23%
Singapore 319.15%
Malta 273.72%
Ireland 239.22%
Slovak Republic 184.48%
Seychelles 172.26%
Belgium 163.06%
Hungary 161.26%
UAE 160.94%
Slovenia 159.03%
Netherlands 156.22%
Lithuania 149.69%
Cyprus 144.82%
Czech Republic 142.76%
Estonia 141.81%
Latvia 121.09%
Switzerland 119.44%
Macao 116.94%
Denmark 109.29%
Brunei 108.51%
Austria 107.78%
Oman 106.75%
Poland 106.36%
Croatia 104.17%
Sweden 90.48%
Qatar 90.32%
Germany 87.99%
Portugal 86.78%
Iceland 85.92%
Barbados 83.69%
Panama 83.21%
Finland 80.04%
South Korea 77.00%
Bahamas 75.92%
Bermuda 75.86%
Greece 74.38%
Norway 72.15%
Spain 66.78%
Canada 64.98%
France 64.52%
United Kingdom 64.29%
Saudi Arabia 63.66%
Italy 59.96%
Israel 56.77%
Chile 56.76%
Australia 45.71%
Uruguay 41.03%
Argentina 32.63%
United States 26.31%
UAE Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2019 160.94% 1.21%
2018 159.73% -15.28%
2017 175.00% -1.74%
2016 176.75% 1.53%
2015 175.22% 6.73%
2014 168.49% 3.22%
2013 165.28% 1.03%
2012 164.25% 12.58%
2011 151.67% 7.79%
2010 143.88% -9.58%
2009 153.46% 4.95%
2008 148.51% 11.72%
2007 136.80% 17.33%
2006 119.47% -0.08%
2005 119.55% 2.93%
2004 116.62% 14.32%
2003 102.30% 9.23%
2002 93.07% 3.21%
2001 89.86% 3.21%