Niger recorded a trade deficit of 282834 FCFA Million in the first quarter of 2018. Balance of Trade in Niger averaged -138277.98 FCFA Million from 2009 until 2018, reaching an all time high of -23245 FCFA Million in the third quarter of 2013 and a record low of -429726 FCFA Million in the third quarter of 2015.

Balance of Trade in Niger is expected to be -175494.00 FCFA Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Balance of Trade in Niger to stand at -154593.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Niger Balance of Trade is projected to trend around -157172.00 FCFA Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Niger Balance of Trade
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Niger Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -282834.00 -178824.00 -23245.00 -429726.00 FCFA Million [+]
Current Account -665.30 -700.20 -172.90 -878.70 FCFA Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -14.40 -15.50 1.15 -22.70 percent [+]
Imports 343467.00 287000.00 519424.00 152052.00 FCFA Million [+]
Exports 60633.00 108176.00 180681.00 54178.90 FCFA Million [+]
Capital Flows -182.30 -485.90 763.80 -515.10 XOF Billion [+]
Crude Oil Production 9.00 9.00 20.00 5.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terms Of Trade 68.80 44.50 129.40 44.50 Index Points [+]
Terrorism Index 6.32 6.68 6.68 0.00 [+]

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Niger Balance of Trade

Niger is one of the most important uranium ore exporters in the world. The mining industry is responsible for 80 percent of exports. Non-existing industry makes the country dependent on the import of consumer and capital goods. Niger’s main trade partners are: France, China and its neighbouring countries of West Africa. This page provides - Niger Balance of Trade - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Niger Balance of Trade - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-282834.00 -178824.00 -23245.00 -429726.00 2009 - 2018 FCFA Million Quarterly

Country Last Previous
Argentina 277.00 Oct/18
Australia 2316.00 Oct/18
Brazil 4062.09 Nov/18
Canada -1165.20 Oct/18
China 447.40 Nov/18
Euro Area 13141.70 Sep/18
France -4052.00 Oct/18
Germany 18300.00 Oct/18
India -16670.00 Nov/18
Indonesia -1819.90 Oct/18
Italy 1274.37 Sep/18
Japan -449.26 Oct/18
Mexico -2936.00 Oct/18
Netherlands 4850.00 Oct/18
Russia 19697.00 Oct/18
Saudi Arabia 162782.00 Jun/18
Singapore 4520.91 Oct/18
South Africa -5549.90 Oct/18
South Korea 5139.00 Nov/18
Spain -3297100.00 Sep/18
Switzerland 2637.00 Oct/18
Turkey -456.10 Oct/18
United Kingdom -3300.00 Oct/18
United States -55488.00 Oct/18