Exports in Zambia decreased to 7493 ZMK Million in September from 8380 ZMK Million in August of 2018. Exports in Zambia averaged 3228.34 ZMK Million from 2003 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 8692 ZMK Million in November of 2017 and a record low of 271 ZMK Million in January of 2003.

Exports in Zambia is expected to be 7590.11 ZMK Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Exports in Zambia to stand at 7623.88 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Zambia Exports is projected to trend around 7623.86 ZMK Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Zambia Exports
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Zambia Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -1738.00 -828.00 1484.00 -2678.00 ZMK Million [+]
Exports 7493.00 8380.00 8692.00 271.00 ZMK Million [+]
Imports 9252.00 10118.00 10190.00 518.00 ZMK Million [+]
Current Account -453.80 -302.70 654.30 -595.60 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -2.30 -3.70 7.50 -20.90 percent [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0.00 2.23 0.00 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 47.30 -11.60 1335.70 -281.90 USD Million [+]
External Debt 8419.70 9208.80 9208.80 909.60 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows -538.50 14.20 2111.20 -822.70 USD Million [+]

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Zambia Exports

Zambia’s main export, copper accounts for 70 percent of Africa’s production and 60 percent of country’s total exports. Other exports include: sugar, tobacco, gemstones, cotton and electricity. Zambia’s main export partner is Switzerland (45 percent of total exports). Others include: China (20 percent), South Africa, United Kingdom, Zimbabwe and Congo-Kinshasa. This page provides the latest reported value for - Zambia Exports - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Zambia Exports - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7493.00 8380.00 8692.00 271.00 2003 - 2018 ZMK Million Monthly