Costa Rica 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.
  • Costa Rica exports for 2020 was $19.05B, a 12.02% decline from 2019.
  • Costa Rica exports for 2019 was $21.65B, a 3.21% increase from 2018.
  • Costa Rica exports for 2018 was $20.97B, a 5.78% increase from 2017.
  • Costa Rica exports for 2017 was $19.83B, a 7.78% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Costa Rica Exports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2020 $19.05B 30.96%
2019 $21.65B 33.85%
2018 $20.97B 33.65%
2017 $19.83B 32.76%
2016 $18.40B 31.26%
2015 $16.93B 30.00%
2014 $16.31B 31.36%
2013 $15.59B 30.59%
2012 $14.95B 31.65%
2011 $13.89B 32.47%
2010 $12.36B 32.83%
2009 $10.65B 34.63%
2008 $11.95B 38.81%
2007 $10.91B 40.58%
2006 $9.84B 43.31%
2005 $8.71B 43.46%
2004 $7.86B 42.21%
2003 $7.02B 40.67%
2002 $6.50B 39.22%
2001 $6.47B 40.51%
2000 $6.45B 42.93%
1999 $6.07B 42.56%
1998 $6.02B 43.96%
1997 $5.25B 41.61%
1996 $4.67B 40.01%
1995 $4.41B 38.13%
1994 $3.76B 35.88%
1993 $3.45B 36.04%
1992 $3.02B 35.28%
1991 $2.40B 33.41%
1990 $1.95B 34.19%
1989 $1.83B 34.85%
1988 $1.57B 34.02%
1987 $1.43B 31.63%
1986 $1.38B 31.34%
1985 $1.20B 30.72%
1984 $1.26B 34.38%
1983 $1.13B 36.04%
1982 $1.18B 45.08%
1981 $1.14B 43.27%
1980 $1.28B 26.48%
1979 $1.09B 26.92%
1978 $0.99B 28.18%
1977 $0.95B 30.87%
1976 $0.70B 28.91%
1975 $0.59B 30.06%
1974 $0.55B 33.14%
1973 $0.47B 30.80%
1972 $0.37B 30.23%
1971 $0.29B 26.79%
1970 $0.27B 27.84%
1969 $0.23B 26.60%
1968 $0.21B 27.77%
1967 $0.17B 24.88%
1966 $0.16B 24.78%
1965 $0.13B 22.56%
1964 $0.13B 24.42%
1963 $0.11B 22.09%
1962 $0.11B 22.72%
1961 $0.10B 20.86%
1960 $0.11B 21.19%