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

Bahamas recorded a trade deficit of 635.10 BSD Million in the second quarter of 2018. Balance of Trade in Bahamas averaged -512.26 BSD Million from 2002 until 2018, 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 -635.10 -624.60 -251.40 -697.10 BSD Million [+]
Exports 207.30 122.50 263.60 90.00 BSD Million [+]
Imports 842.40 747.10 907.50 373.30 BSD Million [+]
Current Account -730.60 -452.10 -49.20 -730.60 BSD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -16.40 -7.70 5.60 -20.20 percent [+]
Tourist Arrivals 707.50 534.20 707.50 150.30 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 October of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-635.10 -624.60 -251.40 -697.10 2002 - 2018 BSD Million Quarterly

balance of trade by Country
Country Last
Argentina -1127.00 Aug/18
Australia 1604.00 Aug/18
Brazil 4971.00 Sep/18
Canada 526.10 Aug/18
China 316.93 Sep/18
Euro Area 17555.60 Jul/18
France -5632.00 Aug/18
Germany 17174.00 Aug/18
India -17390.00 Aug/18
Indonesia 227.10 Sep/18
Italy 5676.00 Jul/18
Japan -444.59 Aug/18
Mexico -2590.00 Aug/18
Netherlands 3463.00 Aug/18
Russia 15797.00 Aug/18
Saudi Arabia 162782.00 Jun/18
Singapore 6755.10 Aug/18
South Africa 8794.70 Aug/18
South Korea 9746.00 Sep/18
Spain -3247700.00 Jul/18
Switzerland 1407.94 Aug/18
Turkey -2421.79 Aug/18
United Kingdom -1274.00 Aug/18
United States -53237.00 Aug/18