Latvia Balance of Trade  1993-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Latvian trade deficit decreased 3.7 percent to EUR 162.3 million in April of 2017 from a EUR 168.6 million shortfall a year ago. Exports rose 1 percent to EUR 859.6 million, led by base metals (31.1 percent); chemicals (12.4 percent) and food (12.9 percent). In contrast, sales fell for wood and articles of wood (-6.1 percent) and machinery and mechanical appliances (-7 percent). Imports edged up 0.2 percent to EUR 1021.9 million, driven by mineral products (19.4 percent), food (7.7 percent), live animals and animal products (18.8 percent). Meanwhile, imports fell for vehicles, aircraft, vessels (-12.8 percent) and machinery and mechanical appliances (-3 percent). Export increased to Germany (1 percent) and Sweden (21 percent) while declined to Lithuania (-7 percent) and Estonia (-3 percent). Import went up from Lithuania (12 percent) while fell from Poland (-16 percent), Germany (-8 percent) and Estonia (-5 percent). Balance of Trade in Latvia averaged -162.88 EUR Million from 1993 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 40.10 EUR Million in February of 1993 and a record low of -557.10 EUR Million in July of 2007.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2017-04-11 10:00 AM Feb €-151.8M €-175.4M €-154M
2017-05-10 10:00 AM Mar €-229.5M €-151.8M €-184M
2017-06-09 10:00 AM Apr €-162.3M €-229.5M €-197M
2017-07-11 10:00 AM May €-162.3M
2017-08-09 10:00 AM Jun
2017-09-11 10:00 AM Jul




Latvia Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -162.40 -229.50 40.10 -557.10 EUR Million [+]
Exports 859.56 960.23 1061.69 53.10 EUR Million [+]
Imports 1021.92 1189.73 1226.99 52.50 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 58.90 14.90 343.50 -546.30 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 1.50 -0.80 11.90 -20.70 percent [+]
External Debt 37244.91 36853.29 37810.39 825.57 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows 243880.00 277700.00 1035230.00 -1395300.00 EUR THO [+]
Gold Reserves 6.62 6.62 7.75 6.62 Tonnes [+]
Foreign Direct Investment -51.94 29.53 267.87 -339.12 EUR Million [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0.00 0.66 0.00 [+]

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Latvia Balance of Trade Notes

Latvia exports mainly wood and wood products, machinery and equipment, iron and steel, textiles and foodstuffs. Latvia's main export partners are Lithuania, Russia, Estonia, Germany and Sweden. Latvia imports machinery and equipment, chemicals, fuels and vehicles. Main import partners are Lithuania, Germany, Russia, Poland and Estonia. This page provides - Latvia Balance of Trade - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Latvia Balance of Trade - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-162.40 -229.50 40.10 -557.10 1993 - 2017 EUR Million Monthly



balance of trade by Country

Last
Australia 555.00 Apr/17
Brazil 7661.00 May/17
Canada -370.30 Apr/17
China 407.90 May/17
Euro Area 17858.90 Apr/17
France -5535.00 Apr/17
Germany 18078.00 Apr/17
India -13841.70 May/17
Indonesia 474.00 May/17
Italy 3601.32 Apr/17
Japan -203.37 May/17
Mexico 616.79 Apr/17
Netherlands 3833.00 Apr/17
Russia 8001.00 Apr/17
South Korea 5990.00 May/17
Spain -1198829.00 Apr/17
Switzerland 3400.03 May/17
Turkey -4945.41 Apr/17
United Kingdom -2050.00 Apr/17
United States -47617.00 Apr/17