Nigeria Exports 1960-2020

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.
  • Nigeria exports for 2018 was $61.70B, a 24.67% increase from 2017.
  • Nigeria exports for 2017 was $49.49B, a 32.68% increase from 2016.
  • Nigeria exports for 2016 was $37.30B, a 29.29% decline from 2015.
  • Nigeria exports for 2015 was $52.75B, a 49.66% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
India $538.64B
Vietnam $259.51B
Indonesia $218.58B
Philippines $104.79B
Nigeria $61.70B
Ukraine $59.17B
Egypt $47.45B
Morocco $45.68B
Angola $41.39B
Bangladesh $40.56B
Pakistan $28.22B
Myanmar $23.15B
Ghana $23.12B
Sri Lanka $20.27B
Tunisia $19.50B
Cambodia $15.14B
Uzbekistan $14.13B
Kenya $11.56B
Congo, Rep. $11.41B
Bolivia $10.47B
Honduras $10.03B
Zambia $9.99B
Georgia $8.90B
Mongolia $7.67B
El Salvador $7.52B
Cameroon $7.47B
Nicaragua $5.51B
Djibouti $4.49B
Moldova $3.45B
West Bank and Gaza $2.90B
Mauritania $2.77B
Sudan $2.67B
Kyrgyz Republic $2.61B
Kosovo $2.10B
Eswatini $1.91B
Lesotho $1.28B
Cabo Verde $0.97B
Bhutan $0.75B
Micronesia $0.14B
Timor-Leste $0.04B
Kiribati $0.02B
Nigeria Exports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2018 $61.70B 15.50%
2017 $49.49B 13.17%
2016 $37.30B 9.22%
2015 $52.75B 10.67%
2014 $104.80B 18.44%
2013 $92.95B 18.05%
2012 $144.92B 31.55%
2011 $129.74B 31.62%
2010 $93.24B 25.66%
2009 $54.38B 18.63%
2008 $86.52B 25.67%
2007 $58.53B 21.24%
2006 $69.69B 29.52%
2005 $37.05B 21.03%
2004 $27.62B 20.25%
2003 $28.07B 26.75%
2002 $22.17B 23.24%
2001 $20.91B 28.25%
2000 $25.02B 36.02%
1999 $12.67B 21.33%
1998 $9.91B 18.14%
1997 $15.60B 28.65%
1996 $11.76B 23.02%
1995 $10.64B 24.16%
1994 $4.58B 13.55%
1993 $5.57B 20.07%
1992 $11.46B 23.97%
1991 $11.91B 24.25%
1990 $11.33B 20.97%
1989 $11.11B 25.25%
1988 $5.55B 11.17%
1987 $6.77B 12.85%
1986 $2.88B 5.25%
1985 $5.23B 7.10%
1984 $4.67B 6.35%
1983 $5.37B 5.53%
1982 $9.56B 6.69%
1981 $14.13B 8.59%
1980 $18.86B 29.38%
1979 $11.73B 24.82%
1978 $7.14B 19.55%
1977 $8.96B 24.87%
1976 $6.61B 18.22%
1975 $5.09B 18.34%
1974 $6.26B 25.18%
1973 $2.41B 15.92%
1972 $1.35B 10.97%
1971 $0.99B 10.83%
1970 $1.05B 8.41%
1969 $0.76B 11.39%
1968 $0.52B 9.93%
1967 $0.58B 11.08%
1966 $0.66B 10.41%
1965 $0.64B 10.89%
1964 $0.51B 9.20%
1963 $0.45B 8.78%
1962 $0.41B 8.27%
1961 $0.41B 9.19%
1960 $0.39B 9.24%