Benin Exports 1960-2021

Exports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services provided to the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • Benin exports for 2020 was $3.11B, a 27.06% decline from 2019.
  • Benin exports for 2019 was $4.26B, a 9.62% increase from 2018.
  • Benin exports for 2018 was $3.89B, a 12.57% increase from 2017.
  • Benin exports for 2017 was $3.46B, a 5.89% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Benin Exports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2020 $3.11B 19.87%
2019 $4.26B 29.63%
2018 $3.89B 27.30%
2017 $3.46B 27.21%
2016 $3.26B 27.61%
2015 $2.82B 24.72%
2014 $4.18B 31.43%
2013 $3.45B 27.57%
2012 $2.66B 23.90%
2011 $2.23B 20.85%
2010 $2.20B 23.07%
2009 $1.94B 19.93%
2008 $2.17B 22.14%
2007 $1.80B 22.04%
2006 $1.27B 18.06%
2005 $1.21B 18.48%
2004 $1.15B 18.51%
2003 $1.00B 18.64%
2002 $0.83B 19.73%
2001 $0.73B 19.87%
2000 $0.73B 20.61%
1999 $0.85B 23.01%
1998 $0.67B 27.09%
1997 $0.62B 27.18%
1996 $0.63B 26.50%
1995 $0.59B 27.37%
1994 $0.45B 28.33%
1993 $0.51B 22.46%
1992 $0.39B 23.24%
1991 $0.42B 21.00%
1990 $0.38B 19.18%
1989 $0.20B 13.50%
1988 $0.22B 13.80%
1987 $0.24B 15.27%
1986 $0.22B 16.68%
1985 $0.25B 23.65%
1984 $0.21B 19.58%
1983 $0.15B 13.76%
1982 $0.23B 17.77%
1981 $0.21B 15.93%
1980 $0.22B 15.82%
1979 $0.21B 17.52%
1978 $0.15B 16.53%
1977 $0.12B 16.18%
1976 $0.09B 12.99%
1975 $0.10B 14.53%
1974 $0.08B 14.32%
1973 $0.08B 15.66%
1972 $0.06B 14.38%
1971 $0.06B 17.79%
1970 $0.05B 15.18%
1969 $0.04B 11.77%
1968 $0.03B 9.33%
1967 $0.02B 7.67%
1966 $0.02B 6.85%
1965 $0.02B 7.27%
1964 $0.01B 5.14%
1963 $0.01B 3.82%
1962 $0.01B 3.52%
1961 $0.01B 4.58%
1960 $0.01B 6.12%