Kuwait Trade to GDP Ratio 1965-2021

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • Kuwait trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 100.49%, a 2.65% increase from 2017.
  • Kuwait trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 97.84%, a 1.68% increase from 2016.
  • Kuwait trade to gdp ratio for 2016 was 96.16%, a 2.54% decline from 2015.
  • Kuwait trade to gdp ratio for 2015 was 98.70%, a 1.34% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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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%
Kuwait Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2018 100.49% 2.65%
2017 97.84% 1.68%
2016 96.16% -2.54%
2015 98.70% -1.34%
2014 100.04% 2.43%
2013 97.61% -3.40%
2012 101.01% 1.92%
2011 99.09% 2.06%
2010 97.03% 8.22%
2009 88.81% -3.87%
2008 92.68% 0.95%
2007 91.73% 2.02%
2006 89.71% -2.53%
2005 92.24% 2.95%
2004 89.30% 2.74%
2003 86.56% 5.33%
2002 81.23% -5.63%
2001 86.85% 0.23%
2000 86.62% 1.25%
1999 85.37% -9.59%
1998 94.96% 2.52%
1997 92.44% 0.97%
1996 91.47% -2.85%
1995 94.32% 1.14%
1994 93.18% 1.13%
1993 92.06% -2.63%
1992 94.69% -47.92%
1991 142.61% 39.60%
1990 103.01% 9.24%
1989 93.77% 3.27%
1988 90.50% 0.84%
1987 89.66% -4.54%
1986 94.20% -2.22%
1985 96.42% -8.33%
1984 104.75% -3.73%
1983 108.48% 1.61%
1982 106.87% -1.11%
1981 107.98% -4.67%
1980 112.65% 5.86%
1979 106.79% -3.62%
1978 110.41% -5.06%
1977 115.47% 4.98%
1976 110.49% 4.01%
1975 106.48% 7.68%
1974 98.80% 4.70%
1973 94.10% 4.84%
1972 89.26% 4.25%
1971 85.01% 1.08%
1970 83.93% -8.48%
1969 92.42% 4.61%
1968 87.80% -0.16%
1967 87.96% -2.09%
1966 90.05% -0.74%
1965 90.79% -0.74%