Belgium Trade to GDP Ratio 1970-2022

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • Belgium trade to gdp ratio for 2020 was 160.71%, a 2.3% decline from 2019.
  • Belgium trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 163.01%, a 3.25% decline from 2018.
  • Belgium trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 166.25%, a 0.93% increase from 2017.
  • Belgium trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 165.33%, a 7.66% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
Luxembourg 390.33%
Hong Kong 351.66%
Singapore 320.56%
Malta 271.55%
Ireland 225.31%
Seychelles 188.58%
Slovak Republic 170.61%
Belgium 160.71%
Hungary 157.17%
Slovenia 147.54%
Netherlands 147.14%
Cyprus 141.52%
Estonia 139.50%
Lithuania 138.50%
Czech Republic 136.09%
Macao 126.68%
Latvia 119.40%
Switzerland 116.02%
Brunei 110.20%
Poland 104.50%
Denmark 102.20%
Austria 101.47%
Croatia 90.55%
Antigua and Barbuda 88.63%
Sweden 84.08%
Germany 81.81%
Portugal 75.37%
Finland 71.34%
Greece 71.33%
South Korea 70.08%
Iceland 68.80%
Norway 65.30%
Canada 59.97%
Spain 59.77%
France 58.30%
Chile 57.84%
Italy 55.32%
United Kingdom 55.09%
Israel 52.31%
Saudi Arabia 50.60%
Uruguay 46.37%
Australia 43.98%
Argentina 30.50%
Belgium Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2020 160.71% -2.30%
2019 163.01% -3.25%
2018 166.25% 0.93%
2017 165.33% 7.66%
2016 157.67% 3.47%
2015 154.19% -4.59%
2014 158.78% 0.93%
2013 157.85% -2.90%
2012 160.75% -0.75%
2011 161.49% 11.50%
2010 150.00% 14.59%
2009 135.41% -25.68%
2008 161.09% 8.62%
2007 152.47% 2.90%
2006 149.57% 5.04%
2005 144.53% 7.61%
2004 136.92% 4.20%
2003 132.72% -3.37%
2002 136.09% -3.49%
2001 139.58% -2.65%
2000 142.23% 17.06%
1999 125.17% 0.46%
1998 124.71% -0.98%
1997 125.69% 6.48%
1996 119.21% 2.83%
1995 116.38% 3.15%
1994 113.23% 4.22%
1993 109.01% -6.06%
1992 115.07% -3.52%
1991 118.59% -2.88%
1990 121.47% -3.47%
1989 124.94% 8.51%
1988 116.42% 6.50%
1987 109.92% -2.41%
1986 112.33% -11.55%
1985 123.88% -4.35%
1984 128.23% 7.84%
1983 120.40% 2.47%
1982 117.93% 7.70%
1981 110.22% 7.17%
1980 103.06% 1.48%
1979 101.57% 9.26%
1978 92.31% -3.36%
1977 95.68% -1.14%
1976 96.82% 5.29%
1975 91.52% -13.75%
1974 105.27% 11.13%
1973 94.14% 8.93%
1972 85.21% -0.37%
1971 85.58% -2.14%
1970 87.73% -2.14%