Japan Trade to GDP Ratio 1970-2021

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • Japan trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 36.82%, a 2.24% increase from 2017.
  • Japan trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 34.57%, a 3.03% increase from 2016.
  • Japan trade to gdp ratio for 2016 was 31.54%, a 4.1% decline from 2015.
  • Japan trade to gdp ratio for 2015 was 35.64%, a 1.9% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
Luxembourg 387.10%
Hong Kong 376.93%
Singapore 326.94%
San Marino 309.49%
Malta 269.95%
Ireland 211.51%
Slovak Republic 190.54%
Seychelles 182.35%
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 171.72%
Belgium 166.24%
Hungary 163.38%
Slovenia 161.10%
UAE 159.73%
Netherlands 158.82%
Bahrain 151.40%
Cyprus 148.91%
Lithuania 148.64%
Czech Republic 148.00%
Estonia 145.66%
Antigua and Barbuda 141.20%
Palau 125.11%
Latvia 123.62%
Switzerland 120.03%
Macao 116.00%
Northern Mariana Islands 108.69%
Austria 108.11%
Poland 107.42%
Denmark 106.71%
Puerto Rico 106.00%
Oman 102.29%
Faroe Islands 101.87%
Croatia 101.25%
Kuwait 100.49%
Brunei 93.90%
Iceland 92.02%
Qatar 91.84%
Panama 89.39%
Sweden 89.13%
Germany 88.60%
Portugal 86.43%
Greenland 85.85%
Barbados 80.99%
South Korea 78.99%
Finland 78.11%
Bahamas 77.80%
Bermuda 77.12%
Guam 73.36%
Greece 72.52%
Norway 71.07%
Spain 67.57%
Saudi Arabia 66.69%
Canada 66.11%
France 64.48%
United Kingdom 62.62%
Italy 60.35%
Israel 58.94%
Chile 57.35%
New Zealand 55.94%
Australia 43.26%
Uruguay 39.99%
Japan 36.82%
Argentina 31.17%
United States 27.54%
Japan Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2018 36.82% 2.24%
2017 34.57% 3.03%
2016 31.54% -4.10%
2015 35.64% -1.90%
2014 37.55% 3.40%
2013 34.15% 3.51%
2012 30.64% 0.24%
2011 30.39% 1.78%
2010 28.61% 4.12%
2009 24.49% -9.91%
2008 34.40% 1.31%
2007 33.09% 2.76%
2006 30.33% 3.82%
2005 26.52% 2.59%
2004 23.92% 2.34%
2003 21.58% 0.90%
2002 20.69% 0.89%
2001 19.80% -0.02%
2000 19.82% 1.47%
1999 18.35% -0.88%
1998 19.23% -0.81%
1997 20.04% 1.52%
1996 18.52% 1.85%
1995 16.68% 0.57%
1994 16.10% 0.09%
1993 16.01% -1.32%
1992 17.33% -0.74%
1991 18.07% -1.59%
1990 19.66% 0.79%
1989 18.87% 1.69%
1988 17.19% 0.08%
1987 17.11% -1.04%
1986 18.15% -6.44%
1985 24.60% -1.74%
1984 26.34% 1.28%
1983 25.06% -2.23%
1982 27.29% -0.34%
1981 27.63% 0.40%
1980 27.23% 4.08%
1979 23.14% 3.42%
1978 19.73% -3.90%
1977 23.63% -1.70%
1976 25.33% 0.73%
1975 24.60% -2.31%
1974 26.90% 7.61%
1973 19.30% 1.15%
1972 18.15% -1.77%
1971 19.92% 0.35%
1970 19.57% 0.35%