Thailand Balance of Trade  1991-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Thailand posted a trade surplus a USD 2.1 billion in August of 2017, nearly the same as in August of 2016, and above market expectations of USD 0.52 biilion. Still, it was the largest trade surplus since September 2016, as exports rose 13.2 percent year-on-year to the biggest amount of record of USD 21.22 billion while imports increased by 14.9 percent to USD 19.13 billion. Balance of Trade in Thailand averaged 4.22 USD Million from 1991 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 4974.14 USD Million in February of 2016 and a record low of -5916.16 USD Million in January of 2013.

Thailand Balance of Trade
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-07-20 08:00 AM Balance of Trade $1.92B $0.94B $1.32B $1.2B
2017-08-23 03:45 AM Balance of Trade $-0.19B $1.92B $0.8B $0.7B
2017-09-21 04:00 AM Balance of Trade $2.09B $-0.19B 0.520B $1.7B
2017-10-30 04:00 AM Balance of Trade $2.09B $2.8B
2017-11-27 04:30 AM Balance of Trade $1.3B
2017-12-25 04:00 AM Balance of Trade $0.6B


Thailand Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 2090.00 -187.51 4974.14 -5916.16 USD Million [+]
Exports 21219.09 18855.81 21227.12 1997.00 USD Million [+]
Imports 19128.23 19039.74 24937.81 2760.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account 2768.24 4282.69 7912.96 -3745.26 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 11.50 8.00 12.70 -8.30 percent [+]
External Debt 134767.11 131362.47 144918.79 58984.85 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 111.18 111.33 115.39 96.39 Index Points [+]
Tourist Arrivals 3088040.00 2711490.00 3197050.00 399600.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 152.41 152.41 152.41 72.59 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 6.71 7.28 7.28 4.10 [+]
Remittances 9972.00 10384.00 11221.00 2316.00 THB Billion [+]
Crude Oil Production 247.00 246.00 273.00 46.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 15530.08 35935.54 125800.99 -95430.07 THB Million [+]

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Thailand Balance of Trade

As an export oriented country, Thailand is highly exposed to external economic shocks, which lower demand for Thai products, thus affecting the trade balance. Thailand major exports are electronics, vehicles, machinery and equipment. The country mainly imports fuel, electronic and machinery appliances. Main trading partner are Japan (10 percent of total exports and 20 percent of total imports) and China (12 percent of total exports and 15 percent of total imports). Others include: the European Union, the United States and Malaysia. This page provides the latest reported value for - Thailand Balance of Trade - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Thailand Balance of Trade - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2090.00 -187.51 4974.14 -5916.16 1991 - 2017 USD Million Monthly
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balance of trade by Country

Last
Australia 460.00 Jul/17
Brazil 5599.00 Aug/17
Canada -3040.40 Jul/17
China 419.92 Aug/17
Euro Area 23156.00 Jul/17
France -5968.00 Jul/17
Germany 19500.00 Jul/17
India -11643.96 Aug/17
Indonesia 1722.60 Aug/17
Italy 6560.39 Jul/17
Japan 113.64 Aug/17
Mexico -1522.60 Jul/17
Netherlands 4711.00 Jul/17
Russia 3970.00 Jul/17
South Korea 7013.00 Aug/17
Spain -2099000.00 Jul/17
Switzerland 2173.00 Aug/17
Turkey -8842.94 Jul/17
United Kingdom -2872.00 Jul/17
United States -43689.00 Jul/17