UAE Trade to GDP Ratio 2001-2022

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • UAE trade to gdp ratio for 2020 was 162.21%, a 5.48% decline from 2019.
  • UAE trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 167.69%, a 7.97% increase from 2018.
  • UAE trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 159.73%, a 15.28% decline from 2017.
  • UAE trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 175.00%, a 1.74% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
Luxembourg 376.30%
Hong Kong 350.73%
Singapore 331.73%
San Marino 304.90%
Malta 285.83%
Ireland 239.95%
Seychelles 176.74%
Slovak Republic 169.95%
UAE 162.21%
Belgium 158.68%
Hungary 155.94%
Cyprus 154.09%
Slovenia 146.54%
Netherlands 145.30%
Estonia 141.87%
Bahrain 139.81%
Lithuania 137.72%
Czech Republic 135.15%
Aruba 129.27%
Macao 121.25%
Latvia 119.70%
Switzerland 115.89%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 114.96%
Brunei 110.29%
Cayman Islands 106.35%
Poland 105.58%
Denmark 103.31%
Austria 100.00%
Faroe Islands 97.15%
Antigua and Barbuda 91.53%
Croatia 90.81%
Qatar 90.02%
Greenland 85.20%
Sweden 84.52%
Germany 81.11%
Oman 81.05%
Portugal 76.18%
Panama 74.08%
Bermuda 71.66%
Greece 71.58%
Finland 71.28%
South Korea 69.22%
Iceland 69.18%
Barbados 66.29%
Norway 65.33%
Guam 64.10%
Canada 60.78%
Spain 59.77%
Bahamas 59.46%
Chile 58.50%
France 57.77%
United Kingdom 56.43%
Italy 55.40%
Saudi Arabia 52.08%
Israel 51.41%
Uruguay 45.82%
New Zealand 44.22%
Australia 44.04%
Japan 31.36%
Argentina 30.15%
United States 23.44%
UAE Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2020 162.21% -5.48%
2019 167.69% 7.97%
2018 159.73% -15.28%
2017 175.00% -1.74%
2016 176.75% 1.53%
2015 175.22% 6.73%
2014 168.49% 3.22%
2013 165.28% 1.03%
2012 164.25% 12.58%
2011 151.67% 7.79%
2010 143.88% -9.58%
2009 153.46% 4.95%
2008 148.51% 11.72%
2007 136.80% 17.33%
2006 119.47% -0.08%
2005 119.55% 2.93%
2004 116.62% 14.32%
2003 102.30% 9.23%
2002 93.07% 3.21%
2001 89.86% 3.21%