Zimbabwe Trade Balance 1975-2021

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.
  • Zimbabwe trade balance for 2018 was $-1.43B, a 23.99% decline from 2017.
  • Zimbabwe trade balance for 2017 was $-1.88B, a 19.1% decline from 2016.
  • Zimbabwe trade balance for 2016 was $-2.33B, a 36.7% decline from 2015.
  • Zimbabwe trade balance for 2015 was $-3.68B, a 47.3% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Billions of US $
Guinea-Bissau $-0.08B
Comoros $-0.20B
Chad $-0.20B
Gambia $-0.33B
Burundi $-0.62B
Central African Republic $-0.62B
Togo $-0.63B
Burkina Faso $-0.65B
Madagascar $-0.71B
Sierra Leone $-0.89B
Guinea $-1.02B
Benin $-1.03B
Rwanda $-1.31B
Zimbabwe $-1.43B
Congo, Dem. Rep. $-1.69B
Tanzania $-1.80B
Mali $-1.89B
Niger $-1.92B
Tajikistan $-2.10B
Uganda $-2.13B
Liberia $-2.23B
Senegal $-3.67B
Haiti $-3.87B
Somalia $-4.00B
Mozambique $-5.56B
Nepal $-10.87B
Ethiopia $-12.18B
Zimbabwe Trade Balance - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2018 $-1.43B -7.33%
2017 $-1.88B -9.91%
2016 $-2.33B -11.33%
2015 $-3.68B -18.43%
2014 $-2.50B -12.81%
2013 $-2.80B -14.68%
2012 $-4.08B -23.84%
2011 $-2.80B -19.86%
2010 $-2.87B -23.84%
2009 $-2.21B -22.82%
2008 $-1.17B -26.59%
2007 $-0.46B -8.60%
2006 $-0.59B -10.91%
2005 $-0.51B -8.95%
2004 $-0.41B -7.10%
2003 $-0.32B -5.66%
2002 $-0.20B -3.14%
2001 $0.14B 2.02%
2000 $0.15B 2.25%
1999 $0.27B 3.89%
1998 $-0.11B -1.73%
1997 $-0.60B -7.01%
1996 $0.02B 0.19%
1995 $-0.19B -2.68%
1994 $-0.13B -1.92%
1993 $-0.11B -1.73%
1992 $-0.63B -9.26%
1991 $-0.28B -3.28%
1990 $0.01B 0.07%
1989 $0.13B 1.62%
1988 $0.26B 3.38%
1987 $0.18B 2.74%
1986 $0.16B 2.53%
1985 $0.01B 0.20%
1984 $-0.02B -0.24%
1983 $-0.24B -3.03%
1982 $-0.45B -5.29%
1981 $-0.52B -6.48%
1980 $-0.21B -3.16%
1979 $-0.04B -0.86%
1978 $0.09B 2.04%
1977 $0.05B 1.18%
1976 $0.10B 2.36%
1975 $-0.07B -1.67%