UAE Trade to GDP Ratio 2001-2022

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

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
Luxembourg 381.52%
Hong Kong 353.79%
Singapore 323.52%
San Marino 307.26%
Malta 271.44%
Ireland 239.84%
Slovak Republic 184.42%
Seychelles 178.82%
Belgium 163.01%
Hungary 161.76%
UAE 160.94%
Slovenia 159.03%
Netherlands 156.22%
Lithuania 149.66%
Cyprus 144.82%
Czech Republic 142.76%
Bahrain 142.36%
Estonia 141.81%
Antigua and Barbuda 141.56%
Latvia 121.26%
Switzerland 119.70%
Macao 113.69%
Denmark 109.29%
Brunei 108.51%
Austria 107.78%
Faroe Islands 106.87%
Poland 106.36%
Croatia 104.17%
Northern Mariana Islands 104.06%
Kuwait 98.18%
Sweden 91.16%
Qatar 90.32%
Oman 90.00%
Germany 87.99%
Portugal 86.71%
Panama 84.16%
Barbados 83.69%
Iceland 83.66%
Greece 81.82%
Finland 79.40%
Guam 78.31%
South Korea 77.00%
Bahamas 75.92%
Bermuda 75.86%
Norway 71.04%
Spain 66.78%
Canada 65.43%
France 64.52%
Saudi Arabia 63.66%
United Kingdom 63.40%
Italy 60.11%
Chile 56.87%
Israel 56.77%
New Zealand 54.09%
Uruguay 49.61%
Australia 45.71%
Japan 34.93%
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%