China Trade to GDP Ratio 1960-2022

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • China trade to gdp ratio for 2021 was 37.43%, a 2.84% increase from 2020.
  • China trade to gdp ratio for 2020 was 34.59%, a 1.3% decline from 2019.
  • China trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 35.89%, a 1.68% decline from 2018.
  • China trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 37.57%, a 0.07% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
North Macedonia 147.81%
Nauru 146.95%
Belarus 138.74%
Malaysia 130.73%
Bulgaria 124.99%
Thailand 116.68%
Serbia 116.65%
Montenegro 105.75%
Belize 105.31%
Equatorial Guinea 102.07%
Bosnia 101.28%
Romania 87.36%
Mauritius 86.09%
Mexico 82.36%
Jordan 82.21%
Namibia 81.27%
Armenia 78.01%
Azerbaijan 76.57%
Fiji 75.05%
Jamaica 74.53%
Albania 74.52%
Gabon 73.67%
Paraguay 71.72%
Turkey 71.21%
Costa Rica 70.61%
Samoa 64.95%
South Africa 56.07%
Peru 55.50%
Dominican Republic 52.73%
Russia 52.13%
Ecuador 51.39%
Algeria 50.25%
Guatemala 49.46%
Colombia 40.58%
Brazil 39.18%
China 37.43%
China Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2021 37.43% 2.84%
2020 34.59% -1.30%
2019 35.89% -1.68%
2018 37.57% -0.07%
2017 37.63% 0.74%
2016 36.89% -2.57%
2015 39.46% -5.44%
2014 44.91% -1.84%
2013 46.74% -1.52%
2012 48.27% -2.47%
2011 50.74% 0.02%
2010 50.72% 5.53%
2009 45.18% -12.43%
2008 57.61% -4.58%
2007 62.19% -2.29%
2006 64.48% 2.27%
2005 62.21% 2.70%
2004 59.51% 7.70%
2003 51.80% 9.06%
2002 42.75% 4.22%
2001 38.53% -0.88%
2000 39.41% 5.89%
1999 33.52% 1.10%
1998 32.42% -2.11%
1997 34.53% 0.72%
1996 33.81% -0.46%
1995 34.28% -1.49%
1994 35.77% 9.87%
1993 25.90% -0.20%
1992 26.10% 2.03%
1991 24.07% 1.87%
1990 22.20% 3.06%
1989 19.13% -3.89%
1988 23.03% 2.28%
1987 20.75% 0.85%
1986 19.90% -0.79%
1985 20.69% 4.92%
1984 15.77% 2.20%
1983 13.57% -0.66%
1982 14.22% -0.67%
1981 14.90% 2.47%
1980 12.42% 1.34%
1979 11.09% 1.44%
1978 9.65% 1.27%
1977 8.38% -0.45%
1976 8.84% -0.72%
1975 9.55% -0.78%
1974 10.33% 2.33%
1973 8.00% 2.24%
1972 5.76% 0.83%
1971 4.92% -0.03%
1970 4.95% -0.50%
1969 5.45% -0.77%
1968 6.22% -0.03%
1967 6.25% -0.48%
1966 6.73% -0.10%
1965 6.83% 0.20%
1964 6.63% -0.23%
1963 6.87% -0.10%
1962 6.96% -0.40%
1961 7.36% -1.37%
1960 8.73% -1.37%