Aruba recorded a trade deficit of 512.80 AFI Million in the second quarter of 2018. Balance of Trade in Aruba averaged -430.02 AFI Million from 2000 until 2018, reaching an all time high of -268.40 AFI Million in the second quarter of 2001 and a record low of -590.50 AFI Million in the fourth quarter of 2013.
Balance of Trade in Aruba is expected to be -556.15 AFI Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Balance of Trade in Aruba to stand at -491.44 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Aruba Balance of Trade is projected to trend around -530.64 AFI Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.