Niger recorded a trade deficit of 250156 FCFA Million in the third quarter of 2018. Balance of Trade in Niger averaged -144484.95 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 -199847.00 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 -171428.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Niger Balance of Trade is projected to trend around -190630.00 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 -250156.00 -296226.00 -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 385451.00 318840.00 519424.00 152052.00 FCFA Million [+]
Exports 105010.00 133989.00 180681.00 54178.90 FCFA Million [+]
Capital Flows -162.00 -182.30 763.80 -515.10 XOF Billion [+]
Crude Oil Production 7.00 7.00 20.00 5.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terms Of Trade 68.80 44.50 129.40 44.50 Index Points [+]
Terrorism Index 6.00 6.32 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 September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-250156.00 -296226.00 -23245.00 -429726.00 2009 - 2018 FCFA Million Quarterly

Country Last Previous
Argentina 951.00 Jul/19
Australia 7268.00 Jul/19
Brazil 3280.00 Aug/19
Canada -1124.40 Jul/19
China 348.30 Aug/19
Euro Area 24789.70 Jul/19
France -4607.00 Jul/19
Germany 21449.00 Jul/19
India -13450.00 Aug/19
Indonesia -85.10 Aug/19
Italy 5728.50 Jun/19
Japan -249.59 Jul/19
Mexico -1117.00 Jul/19
Netherlands 4127.00 Jul/19
Russia 11224.00 Jul/19
Saudi Arabia 131636.00 Mar/19
Singapore 2831.10 Jul/19
South Africa -2880.82 Jul/19
South Korea 1723.00 Aug/19
Spain -1532700.00 Jun/19
Switzerland 2671.16 Jul/19
Turkey -3191.93 Jul/19
United Kingdom -219.00 Jul/19
United States -53989.00 Jul/19