Nepal Trade Balance 1965-2020

NOTE: All 2020 and later data are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
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 2018 was $-10.85B, a 29.07% 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.
  • Nepal trade balance for 2015 was $-6.39B, a 9.26% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
Guinea-Bissau $-0.10B
Comoros $-0.20B
Chad $-0.21B
Gambia $-0.32B
Togo $-0.59B
Burundi $-0.62B
Central African Republic $-0.62B
Madagascar $-0.71B
Zimbabwe $-0.80B
Sierra Leone $-0.89B
Burkina Faso $-0.91B
Benin $-1.03B
Rwanda $-1.59B
Niger $-1.61B
Guinea $-1.68B
Congo, Dem. Rep. $-1.76B
Mali $-1.79B
Liberia $-2.23B
Uganda $-2.52B
Senegal $-3.43B
Somalia $-3.48B
Haiti $-4.00B
Mozambique $-5.37B
Nepal $-10.85B
Ethiopia $-12.17B
Nepal Trade Balance - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2018 $-10.85B -37.36%
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%