Burkina Faso Trade Balance 1960-2024

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.
  • Burkina Faso trade balance for 2019 was $-0.56B, a 21.26% decline from 2018.
  • Burkina Faso trade balance for 2018 was $-0.71B, a 21.45% decline from 2017.
  • Burkina Faso trade balance for 2017 was $-0.90B, a 15.41% increase from 2016.
  • Burkina Faso trade balance for 2016 was $-0.78B, a 4.36% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
Zimbabwe $0.36B
Chad $-0.12B
Comoros $-0.20B
Guinea-Bissau $-0.21B
Gambia $-0.28B
Central African Republic $-0.41B
Burundi $-0.48B
Burkina Faso $-0.56B
Tanzania $-0.58B
Togo $-0.58B
Benin $-0.64B
Sierra Leone $-0.80B
Madagascar $-0.81B
Guinea $-1.12B
Rwanda $-1.48B
Democratic Republic of Congo $-1.81B
Uganda $-1.82B
Niger $-1.92B
Mali $-2.12B
Tajikistan $-2.17B
Senegal $-3.34B
Haiti $-3.52B
Syrian Arab Republic $-3.61B
Somalia $-4.29B
Mozambique $-7.30B
Nepal $-11.52B
Ethiopia $-12.41B
Burkina Faso Trade Balance - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2019 $-0.56B -3.43%
2018 $-0.71B -4.44%
2017 $-0.90B -6.36%
2016 $-0.78B -6.06%
2015 $-0.81B -6.87%
2014 $-0.69B -4.96%
2013 $-1.33B -9.88%
2012 $-1.01B -8.04%
2011 $-0.62B -5.11%
2010 $-0.81B -8.04%
2009 $-1.20B -12.72%
2008 $-1.43B -15.09%
2007 $-1.00B -13.08%
2006 $-0.86B -13.19%
2005 $-0.89B -14.49%
2004 $-0.75B -13.72%
2003 $-0.57B -11.93%
2002 $-0.49B -13.58%
2001 $-0.43B -13.57%
2000 $-0.52B -17.43%
1999 $-0.63B -18.55%
1998 $-0.43B -15.32%
1997 $-0.39B -15.79%
1996 $-0.44B -17.05%
1995 $-0.30B -12.47%
1994 $-0.21B -10.83%
1993 $-0.38B -11.72%
1992 $-0.36B -10.68%
1991 $-0.40B -12.90%
1990 $-0.42B -13.49%
1989 $-0.39B -14.90%
1988 $-0.42B -16.13%
1987 $-0.40B -16.72%
1986 $-0.41B -19.98%
1985 $-0.33B -21.10%
1984 $-0.26B -17.80%
1983 $-0.35B -21.69%
1982 $-0.41B -23.43%
1981 $-0.39B -22.16%
1980 $-0.43B -22.31%
1979 $-0.37B -21.04%
1978 $-0.30B -20.28%
1977 $-0.25B -22.48%
1976 $-0.18B -18.80%
1975 $-0.21B -22.80%
1974 $-0.12B -16.15%
1973 $-0.11B -16.61%
1972 $-0.09B -14.89%
1971 $-0.07B -14.42%
1970 $-0.05B -10.69%
1969 $-0.05B -10.72%
1968 $-0.04B -9.08%
1967 $-0.04B -9.00%
1966 $-0.03B -6.60%
1965 $-0.03B -6.72%
1964 $-0.04B -8.72%
1963 $-0.04B -10.09%
1962 $-0.04B -10.17%
1961 $-0.04B -10.36%
1960 $-0.04B -10.98%