Nepal Trade Balance 1965-2021

External balance on goods and services (formerly resource balance) equals exports of goods and services minus imports of goods and services (previously nonfactor services). Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • Nepal trade balance for 2019 was $-11.52B, a 5.93% increase from 2018.
  • Nepal trade balance for 2018 was $-10.87B, a 29.33% increase from 2017.
  • Nepal trade balance for 2017 was $-8.41B, a 33.1% increase from 2016.
  • Nepal trade balance for 2016 was $-6.32B, a 1.17% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
Chad $-0.12B
Guinea-Bissau $-0.13B
Comoros $-0.19B
Gambia $-0.26B
Malawi $-0.35B
Togo $-0.63B
Benin $-0.64B
Central African Republic $-0.64B
Burundi $-0.71B
Sierra Leone $-0.89B
Madagascar $-0.94B
Burkina Faso $-0.96B
Rwanda $-1.48B
Congo, Dem. Rep. $-1.49B
Uganda $-1.82B
Guinea $-1.84B
Mali $-1.95B
Niger $-2.04B
Liberia $-2.15B
Senegal $-3.52B
Haiti $-3.61B
Somalia $-4.38B
Mozambique $-5.28B
Nepal $-11.52B
Ethiopia $-12.41B
Nepal Trade Balance - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2019 $-11.52B -37.59%
2018 $-10.87B -37.27%
2017 $-8.41B -33.39%
2016 $-6.32B -29.81%
2015 $-6.39B -29.85%
2014 $-5.85B -29.25%
2013 $-5.16B -26.77%
2012 $-4.43B -23.51%
2011 $-4.54B -24.02%
2010 $-4.29B -26.82%
2009 $-2.86B -22.24%
2008 $-2.57B -20.48%
2007 $-1.95B -18.87%
2006 $-1.62B -17.87%
2005 $-1.21B -14.90%
2004 $-0.93B -12.78%
2003 $-0.81B -12.85%
2002 $-0.65B -10.76%
2001 $-0.64B -10.68%
2000 $-0.50B -9.14%
1999 $-0.35B -6.87%
1998 $-0.54B -11.07%
1997 $-0.56B -11.38%
1996 $-0.58B -12.82%
1995 $-0.42B -9.54%
1994 $-0.51B -12.44%
1993 $-0.38B -10.32%
1992 $-0.33B -9.78%
1991 $-0.46B -11.69%
1990 $-0.40B -11.13%
1989 $-0.40B -11.22%
1988 $-0.38B -10.93%
1987 $-0.27B -9.09%
1986 $-0.25B -8.64%
1985 $-0.22B -8.47%
1984 $-0.23B -8.80%
1983 $-0.27B -11.08%
1982 $-0.17B -7.22%
1981 $-0.15B -6.72%
1980 $-0.14B -7.19%
1979 $-0.08B -4.18%
1978 $-0.08B -4.90%
1977 $-0.03B -2.53%
1976 $-0.05B -3.40%
1975 $-0.07B -4.47%
1974 $-0.06B -5.10%
1973 $-0.04B -3.76%
1972 $-0.02B -2.26%
1971 $-0.03B -3.73%
1970 $-0.03B -3.40%
1969 $-0.03B -3.21%
1968 $-0.01B -0.66%
1967 $-0.00B -0.08%
1966 $-0.03B -3.11%
1965 $-0.05B -6.16%