South Korea 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.
  • South Korea exports for 2019 was $657.83B, a 8.57% decline from 2018.
  • South Korea exports for 2018 was $719.49B, a 8.24% increase from 2017.
  • South Korea exports for 2017 was $664.73B, a 10.41% increase from 2016.
  • South Korea exports for 2016 was $602.03B, a 4.46% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
United States $2,514.75B
Germany $1,810.59B
United Kingdom $894.08B
France $862.77B
Netherlands $755.82B
South Korea $657.83B
Hong Kong $649.00B
Singapore $645.59B
Italy $631.20B
Canada $549.48B
Ireland $492.85B
Spain $486.23B
Switzerland $464.27B
Belgium $436.27B
UAE $389.37B
Australia $336.73B
Poland $330.91B
Saudi Arabia $285.86B
Sweden $249.62B
Austria $247.35B
Denmark $204.19B
Czech Republic $186.48B
Norway $149.03B
Luxembourg $148.43B
Hungary $134.35B
Israel $115.71B
Finland $108.20B
Portugal $103.88B
Slovak Republic $97.13B
Qatar $92.05B
Chile $79.61B
Greece $78.04B
Argentina $77.68B
Oman $46.19B
Slovenia $45.37B
Macao $44.97B
Lithuania $42.31B
Croatia $31.57B
Panama $26.51B
Estonia $22.95B
Malta $21.56B
Latvia $20.51B
Cyprus $17.93B
Uruguay $12.18B
Iceland $10.96B
Brunei $7.80B
Bahamas $5.33B
Bermuda $3.76B
Barbados $2.19B
Seychelles $1.37B
South Korea Exports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2019 $657.83B 39.95%
2018 $719.49B 41.71%
2017 $664.73B 40.93%
2016 $602.03B 40.13%
2015 $630.13B 42.99%
2014 $709.97B 47.83%
2013 $703.11B 51.29%
2012 $691.55B 54.09%
2011 $668.44B 53.34%
2010 $538.90B 47.10%
2009 $426.52B 45.19%
2008 $498.97B 47.64%
2007 $438.47B 37.39%
2006 $375.22B 35.63%
2005 $329.86B 35.28%
2004 $291.53B 36.75%
2003 $220.64B 31.40%
2002 $186.75B 29.77%
2001 $174.09B 31.79%
2000 $195.55B 33.94%
1999 $162.14B 32.59%
1998 $151.56B 39.54%
1997 $161.50B 28.35%
1996 $151.33B 24.80%
1995 $145.75B 25.72%
1994 $111.60B 24.07%
1993 $92.95B 23.67%
1992 $85.58B 24.07%
1991 $78.62B 23.78%
1990 $70.83B 24.99%
1989 $67.56B 27.36%
1988 $64.85B 32.49%
1987 $51.51B 34.82%
1986 $37.35B 31.97%
1985 $27.22B 26.87%
1984 $28.18B 28.90%
1983 $24.47B 27.89%
1982 $21.45B 27.37%
1981 $21.84B 29.94%
1980 $18.60B 28.44%
1979 $15.84B 23.65%
1978 $12.99B 25.00%
1977 $10.01B 26.05%
1976 $7.63B 25.53%
1975 $4.93B 22.65%
1974 $4.34B 22.23%
1973 $3.32B 23.92%
1972 $1.80B 16.60%
1971 $1.26B 12.68%
1970 $1.03B 11.44%
1969 $0.81B 10.61%
1968 $0.62B 10.14%
1967 $0.44B 9.11%
1966 $0.33B 8.44%
1965 $0.22B 7.13%
1964 $0.17B 4.96%
1963 $0.16B 3.95%
1962 $0.11B 3.87%
1961 $0.10B 4.04%
1960 $0.10B 2.62%