Bahamas Balance of Trade  2002-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Bahamas recorded a trade deficit of 571.20 BSD Million in the third quarter of 2017. Balance of Trade in Bahamas averaged -505.15 BSD Million from 2002 until 2017, reaching an all time high of -251.40 BSD Million in the third quarter of 2002 and a record low of -697.10 BSD Million in the fourth quarter of 2014.

Bahamas Balance of Trade
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Bahamas Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -571.20 -647.70 -251.40 -697.10 BSD Million [+]
Exports 113.70 181.70 263.60 90.00 BSD Million [+]
Imports 685.00 829.30 907.50 373.30 BSD Million [+]
Current Account -472.60 -462.10 -49.20 -664.60 BSD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -11.40 -16.00 1.70 -22.00 percent [+]
Tourist Arrivals 609.60 556.60 682.70 150.30 Thousand [+]

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Bahamas Balance of Trade

The Bahamas is heavily dependent on food imports from the United States, resulting in consistent trade deficits. The Bahamas mainly exports fuel, boats, beverages, polymers, shellfish, cyclic compounds, paintings, oil and pebbles. The Bahamas mainly imports boats, fuel, oil, paintings, iron and steel, vehicles and furniture. The Bahamas’ main trading partner is the United States, accounting for around 80 percent of total trade. Others include Venezuela, Netherlands Antilles, Trinidad and Tobago, Canada and Germany. This page provides - Bahamas Balance of Trade - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Bahamas Balance of Trade - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on March of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-571.20 -647.70 -251.40 -697.10 2002 - 2017 BSD Million Quarterly

balance of trade by Country
Country Last
Australia 1055.00 Jan/18
Brazil 4907.08 Feb/18
Canada -1910.00 Jan/18
China 337.40 Feb/18
Euro Area 25414.60 Dec/17
France -5560.00 Jan/18
Germany 17400.00 Jan/18
India -11979.21 Feb/18
Indonesia -116.00 Feb/18
Italy 5253.08 Dec/17
Japan 3.41 Feb/18
Mexico -4408.00 Jan/18
Netherlands 3428.00 Jan/18
Russia 16991.00 Jan/18
South Korea 3300.00 Feb/18
Spain -2050000.00 Dec/17
Switzerland 1323.45 Jan/18
Turkey -9067.11 Jan/18
United Kingdom -3074.00 Jan/18
United States -56601.00 Jan/18