Rwanda Trade Balance 1960-2021

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.
  • Rwanda trade balance for 2020 was $-1.68B, a 13.52% increase from 2019.
  • Rwanda trade balance for 2019 was $-1.48B, a 13.37% increase from 2018.
  • Rwanda trade balance for 2018 was $-1.31B, a 11.99% increase from 2017.
  • Rwanda trade balance for 2017 was $-1.17B, a 27.97% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Billions of US $
Guinea $2.52B
Guinea-Bissau $-0.21B
Central African Republic $-0.42B
Tanzania $-0.63B
Togo $-0.70B
Burundi $-0.75B
Benin $-0.80B
Congo, Dem. Rep. $-0.82B
Sierra Leone $-0.95B
Madagascar $-0.97B
Mali $-1.23B
Rwanda $-1.68B
Chad $-1.73B
Tajikistan $-1.73B
Uganda $-1.75B
Liberia $-1.95B
Haiti $-3.23B
Senegal $-3.61B
Somalia $-4.48B
Nepal $-9.13B
Ethiopia $-10.59B
Rwanda Trade Balance - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2020 $-1.68B -16.28%
2019 $-1.48B -14.31%
2018 $-1.31B -13.56%
2017 $-1.17B -12.62%
2016 $-1.62B -18.65%
2015 $-1.60B -18.75%
2014 $-1.33B -16.17%
2013 $-1.23B -15.72%
2012 $-1.27B -16.56%
2011 $-0.99B -14.41%
2010 $-0.97B -15.80%
2009 $-0.91B -16.08%
2008 $-0.78B -15.07%
2007 $-0.35B -8.64%
2006 $-0.38B -11.46%
2005 $-0.38B -12.85%
2004 $-0.30B -12.68%
2003 $-0.29B -13.76%
2002 $-0.30B -15.26%
2001 $-0.29B -14.67%
2000 $-0.35B -16.74%
1999 $-0.36B -16.52%
1998 $-0.35B -17.62%
1997 $-0.33B -17.87%
1996 $-0.28B -20.17%
1995 $-0.27B -20.67%
1994 $-0.44B -58.49%
1993 $-0.30B -15.33%
1992 $-0.26B -12.69%
1991 $-0.21B -10.74%
1990 $-0.22B -8.45%
1989 $-0.27B -11.15%
1988 $-0.26B -10.98%
1987 $-0.25B -11.69%
1986 $-0.15B -7.57%
1985 $-0.16B -9.10%
1984 $-0.11B -7.03%
1983 $-0.14B -9.18%
1982 $-0.18B -12.60%
1981 $-0.17B -11.93%
1980 $-0.15B -11.95%
1979 $-0.02B -1.71%
1978 $-0.08B -9.02%
1977 $-0.03B -3.39%
1976 $-0.03B -4.82%
1975 $-0.05B -8.53%
1974 $-0.03B -9.17%
1973 $-0.01B -1.84%
1972 $-0.02B -7.97%
1971 $-0.01B -6.66%
1970 $-0.01B -3.73%
1969 $-0.01B -6.68%
1968 $-0.01B -6.40%
1967 $-0.01B -4.90%
1966 $-0.01B -8.72%
1965 $-0.01B -4.84%
1964 $-0.00B -0.62%
1963 $-0.01B -6.72%
1962 $-0.00B -3.52%
1961 $0.00B 1.64%
1960 $0.00B 2.35%