El Salvador's trade deficit is the result of the country's need to import fuel, consumer and industrial supplies. Coffee is the country's major export followed by sugar, textiles and gold. The main trading partner is the United States with 40 percent of exports and 40 percent of imports. Others include: Nicaragua, Honduras and Guatemala. This page provides the latest reported value for - El Salvador Balance of Trade - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. El Salvador Balance of Trade - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on January of 2018.