Iran Balance of Trade  1974-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Iran recorded a trade surplus of 16388 USD Million in the first quarter of 2017. Balance of Trade in Iran averaged 8035.34 USD Million from 1974 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 39427 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2007 and a record low of -6529 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 1992.

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Iran Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 16388.00 16036.00 39427.00 -6529.00 USD Million [+]
Exports 83978.00 60292.00 112788.00 7171.00 USD Million [+]
Imports 63135.00 44256.00 75458.00 4788.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account 16388.00 11915.00 32594.00 -9448.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 6.30 2.40 10.60 -10.63 percent [+]
Crude Oil Production 3845.00 3900.00 6677.00 510.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 3.95 4.22 5.83 1.90 [+]
Weapons Sales 9.00 43.00 123.00 1.00 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 876.90 1261.80 4314.10 15.60 USD Million [+]

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Iran Balance of Trade

Iran has been recording trade surpluses since 1999 due to a rise in the shipments of oil and natural gas (82 percent of total exports). Yet, the UN Security Council sanctions, extended in June of 2012, will have a negative impact on Iran's foreign trade. Iran main imports are: non-electrical machinery; iron and steel and chemicals and related products. Iran´s main trading partner is China (21 percent of total exports and 17 percent of imports). Others include: South Korea, Turkey and United Arab Emirates. This page provides - Iran Balance of Trade - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Iran Balance of Trade - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
16388.00 16036.00 39427.00 -6529.00 1974 - 2017 USD Million Quarterly




balance of trade by Country

Last
Australia 989.00 Aug/17
Brazil 5178.00 Sep/17
Canada -3413.40 Aug/17
China 284.67 Sep/17
Euro Area 16086.90 Aug/17
France -4514.00 Aug/17
Germany 20000.00 Aug/17
India -8984.29 Sep/17
Indonesia 1760.00 Sep/17
Italy 2769.02 Aug/17
Japan 113.64 Aug/17
Mexico -2732.00 Aug/17
Netherlands 4073.00 Aug/17
Russia 6612.00 Aug/17
South Korea 13800.00 Sep/17
Spain -2099000.00 Jul/17
Switzerland 2173.00 Aug/17
Turkey -5873.11 Aug/17
United Kingdom -5626.00 Aug/17
United States -42395.00 Aug/17