Jordan Balance of Trade  1972-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The trade deficit in Jordan increased 53.2 percent year-on-year to 818.3 JOD Million in July of 2017 from a 534 JOD Million shortfall a year earlier. Year-on-year, exports rose 5.8 percent to 466.1 JOD Million while imports jumped 31.8 percent to 1284.38 JOD Million, the highest gain since May of 2011. Considering the January to July period, sales went up 0.4 percent to 2959.7 JOD Million and purchases advanced at a faster 6.8 percent to 8307.4 JOD Million, thus widening the country's trade gap by 10.6 percent to 5347.7 JOD Million. Balance of Trade in Jordan averaged -234023.55 JOD Thousands from 1972 until 2017, reaching an all time high of -3400 JOD Thousands in January of 1974 and a record low of -1034553 JOD Thousands in April of 2014.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-08-04 10:00 AM Balance of Trade JOD-799M JOD-874M JOD-750M
2017-08-22 10:00 AM Balance of Trade JOD-650M JOD-799M
2017-09-25 10:00 AM Balance of Trade JOD -818M JOD-650M
2017-10-19 10:00 AM Balance of Trade JOD -818M
2017-11-19 12:00 PM Balance of Trade
2017-12-19 10:00 AM Balance of Trade


Jordan Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -818330.00 -649845.00 -3400.00 -1034553.00 JOD Thousands [+]
Exports 466055.00 423006.00 612831.00 110.00 JOD Thousands [+]
Imports 1284380.00 1072852.00 1533087.00 5090.00 JOD Thousands [+]
Current Account -951.80 -788.20 473.00 -1298.60 JOD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -9.30 -9.10 11.50 -18.04 percent [+]
External Debt 10299.00 9390.50 10299.00 3640.20 JOD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 74.90 72.10 167.20 56.30 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows 379.10 980.60 1249.90 -496.20 JOD Million [+]
Remittances 546.10 597.90 643.50 252.60 JOD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 731.00 703.50 1680.70 257.10 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 40.43 40.43 41.37 12.37 Tonnes [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 336.50 238.00 1713.30 192.00 JOD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 2.86 1.75 4.63 0.55 [+]
Weapons Sales 20.00 18.00 114.00 2.00 USD Million [+]

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Jordan Balance of Trade

Jordan’s trade flows are characterized by consistent trade deficits. Jordan's exports rely on the mining and manufacturing sectors. As such, phosphate, potash and textiles are key elements of Jordanian trade. Jordan’s imports consist of machinery and transport equipment, fuels, food, manufactured chemicals and electrical machines. Jordan's main trading partners are Saudi Arabia, the United States, India, Iraq and China. This page provides - Jordan Balance of Trade - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Jordan 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
-818330.00 -649845.00 -3400.00 -1034553.00 1972 - 2017 JOD Thousands Monthly
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balance of trade by Country

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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