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 2021 was 169.37%, a 10.69% increase from 2020.
  • Belgium trade to gdp ratio for 2020 was 158.68%, a 5.02% decline from 2019.
  • Belgium trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 163.69%, a 2.6% decline from 2018.
  • Belgium trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 166.29%, a 0.96% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
Hong Kong 403.10%
Luxembourg 388.85%
Singapore 338.31%
Malta 283.47%
Ireland 229.40%
Seychelles 197.00%
Slovak Republic 188.36%
Belgium 169.37%
Macao 164.18%
Hungary 161.91%
Slovenia 161.74%
Cyprus 160.94%
Estonia 160.79%
Lithuania 156.57%
Netherlands 156.19%
Brunei 147.12%
Czech Republic 142.11%
Latvia 130.22%
Switzerland 125.11%
Poland 117.62%
Denmark 112.43%
Austria 110.99%
Croatia 103.76%
Germany 89.39%
Greece 89.18%
Sweden 88.16%
Portugal 87.05%
South Korea 79.77%
Iceland 78.39%
Finland 77.63%
Bermuda 73.25%
Norway 70.68%
Bahamas 69.63%
Spain 68.33%
Chile 64.43%
Italy 63.06%
France 61.97%
Canada 61.23%
Saudi Arabia 59.12%
Uruguay 56.81%
United Kingdom 55.24%
Israel 54.97%
Australia 40.02%
Argentina 33.43%
Belgium Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2021 169.37% 10.69%
2020 158.68% -5.02%
2019 163.69% -2.60%
2018 166.29% 0.96%
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%