India Trade to GDP Ratio 1960-2021

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • India trade to gdp ratio for 2020 was 36.47%, a 2.92% decline from 2019.
  • India trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 39.39%, a 4.21% decline from 2018.
  • India trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 43.60%, a 2.86% increase from 2017.
  • India trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 40.74%, a 0.66% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
Djibouti 293.78%
Vietnam 209.32%
Cambodia 126.34%
Congo, Rep. 113.96%
Mongolia 113.53%
Georgia 93.27%
Mauritania 90.67%
Nicaragua 89.47%
Honduras 85.75%
Cabo Verde 84.69%
Kyrgyz Republic 83.01%
Ukraine 79.13%
Morocco 78.62%
Moldova 76.99%
Kosovo 76.66%
Vanuatu 70.12%
El Salvador 69.43%
West Bank and Gaza 67.12%
Solomon Islands 63.73%
Uzbekistan 63.05%
Angola 62.62%
Philippines 58.17%
Myanmar 56.44%
Sri Lanka 39.52%
Cameroon 36.61%
India 36.47%
Egypt 33.96%
Indonesia 33.19%
Kenya 31.42%
Bangladesh 30.76%
Pakistan 26.21%
Nigeria 25.40%
Sudan 9.96%
India Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2020 36.47% -2.92%
2019 39.39% -4.21%
2018 43.60% 2.86%
2017 40.74% 0.66%
2016 40.08% -1.84%
2015 41.92% -7.00%
2014 48.92% -4.92%
2013 53.84% -1.95%
2012 55.79% 0.17%
2011 55.62% 6.37%
2010 49.26% 2.98%
2009 46.27% -7.10%
2008 53.37% 7.68%
2007 45.69% -0.04%
2006 45.72% 3.72%
2005 42.00% 4.50%
2004 37.50% 6.91%
2003 30.59% 1.08%
2002 29.51% 3.52%
2001 25.99% -0.91%
2000 26.90% 2.09%
1999 24.82% 1.12%
1998 23.70% 1.08%
1997 22.62% 0.69%
1996 21.93% -0.94%
1995 22.87% 2.79%
1994 20.08% 0.43%
1993 19.65% 1.22%
1992 18.43% 1.45%
1991 16.99% 1.48%
1990 15.51% 0.34%
1989 15.17% 1.68%
1988 13.49% 0.91%
1987 12.58% 0.37%
1986 12.22% -0.68%
1985 12.90% -1.11%
1984 14.01% 0.32%
1983 13.69% -0.44%
1982 14.13% -0.38%
1981 14.51% -0.88%
1980 15.38% 0.47%
1979 14.92% 2.02%
1978 12.90% 0.25%
1977 12.65% -0.15%
1976 12.80% 0.51%
1975 12.29% 1.44%
1974 10.85% 1.92%
1973 8.93% 1.20%
1972 7.74% 0.07%
1971 7.67% 0.01%
1970 7.66% -0.08%
1969 7.74% -1.24%
1968 8.98% -1.00%
1967 9.98% -0.83%
1966 10.81% 2.30%
1965 8.52% -0.89%
1964 9.41% -0.78%
1963 10.19% -0.01%
1962 10.20% -0.06%
1961 10.26% -1.04%
1960 11.30% -1.04%