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.