Cape Verde runs systemic trade deficits due to small export volume. The country’s main exports are fish (75 percent of total exports) and clothing (10 percent). Cape Verde is dependent on imports for fuel, food and machinery. Cape Verde main trading partners are Portugal (10 percent of total exports and 57 percent of imports) and Spain (86 percent of exports and 5 percent of imports). This page provides - Cape Verde Balance of Trade - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Cape Verde Balance of Trade - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2018.