Afghanistan recorded a trade deficit of 6960.70 USD Million in 2017. Balance of Trade in Afghanistan averaged -4701.91 USD Million from 2003 until 2017, reaching an all time high of -1660.90 USD Million in 2005 and a record low of -8517.90 USD Million in 2012.

Afghanistan Balance of Trade
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Afghanistan Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -6960.70 -5937.70 -1660.90 -8517.90 USD Million [+]
Exports 831.93 596.46 831.93 69.10 USD Million [+]
Imports 7792.60 6534.14 8932.39 1966.07 USD Million [+]
Current Account -595.20 -1097.09 -595.20 -7558.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -20.00 -22.00 -20.00 -75.20 percent [+]
Gold Reserves 21.90 21.90 21.90 21.87 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 9.44 9.44 9.44 5.70 [+]

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Afghanistan Balance of Trade

Since 2006, Afghanistan´s trade deficit has been widening as imports have surged due to the reconstruction effort. Afghanistan main exports are: carpets and rugs; dried fruits and medical plans. Main imports are: petroleum; machinery and equipment and food items. Afghanistan´s main trading partners are: Pakistan (48 percent of total exports and 14 percent of imports) and Russia (9 percent of exports and 13 percent of imports). Others include: Iran, China, India, Japan and Turkey. This page provides - Afghanistan Balance of Trade - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Afghanistan Balance of Trade - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-6960.70 -5937.70 -1660.90 -8517.90 2003 - 2017 USD Million Yearly




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Australia 3017.00 Sep/18
Brazil 6121.36 Oct/18
Canada -416.30 Sep/18
China 340.16 Oct/18
Euro Area 13141.70 Sep/18
France -5663.00 Sep/18
Germany 18395.00 Sep/18
India -17130.00 Oct/18
Indonesia -1819.90 Oct/18
Italy 2564.00 Aug/18
Japan 139.56 Sep/18
Mexico -194.00 Sep/18
Netherlands 4949.00 Sep/18
Russia 18485.00 Sep/18
Saudi Arabia 162782.00 Jun/18
Singapore 4521.00 Oct/18
South Africa -2950.00 Sep/18
South Korea 6552.00 Oct/18
Spain -3057300.00 Aug/18
Switzerland 1447.00 Sep/18
Turkey -1869.47 Sep/18
United Kingdom -27.00 Sep/18
United States -54019.00 Sep/18


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