Iran 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.
  • Iran trade to gdp ratio for 2020 was 46.28%, a 3.77% decline from 2019.
  • Iran trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 50.05%, a 8.33% decline from 2018.
  • Iran trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 58.38%, a 13.64% increase from 2017.
  • Iran trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 44.74%, a 4.36% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
American Samoa 151.90%
Nauru 146.84%
North Macedonia 130.85%
Belarus 118.93%
Maldives 117.89%
Malaysia 116.43%
Bulgaria 109.18%
Serbia 104.76%
Marshall Islands 104.46%
Belize 99.08%
Thailand 97.82%
Equatorial Guinea 89.43%
Lebanon 87.42%
Montenegro 87.01%
Bosnia 83.01%
Samoa 82.67%
Tonga 81.24%
Romania 78.64%
Mauritius 78.63%
Botswana 77.82%
Mexico 77.16%
Namibia 76.18%
Azerbaijan 72.02%
Gabon 70.48%
Fiji 70.13%
Armenia 69.49%
Jordan 66.06%
Jamaica 65.58%
Paraguay 63.09%
Turkey 61.14%
Costa Rica 60.11%
Albania 59.95%
Iraq 56.65%
Kazakhstan 56.22%
South Africa 51.13%
Iran 46.28%
Russia 45.96%
Algeria 45.84%
Dominican Republic 44.29%
Peru 43.53%
Guatemala 41.84%
Ecuador 41.38%
China 34.59%
Colombia 33.90%
Brazil 32.89%
Cuba 15.68%
Iran Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2020 46.28% -3.77%
2019 50.05% -8.33%
2018 58.38% 13.64%
2017 44.74% 4.36%
2016 40.39% 0.97%
2015 39.42% -5.93%
2014 45.35% -1.74%
2013 47.09% 3.00%
2012 44.09% 2.87%
2011 41.22% -2.55%
2010 43.77% 0.07%
2009 43.70% -4.53%
2008 48.23% -1.66%
2007 49.89% -3.28%
2006 53.17% -1.27%
2005 54.44% 3.13%
2004 51.31% 0.63%
2003 50.68% 2.51%
2002 48.17% 7.64%
2001 40.54% -0.72%
2000 41.26% 6.37%
1999 34.89% 5.66%
1998 29.23% -3.42%
1997 32.65% -2.57%
1996 35.22% 0.08%
1995 35.14% -6.46%
1994 41.61% -4.43%
1993 46.04% 5.64%
1992 40.40% -3.80%
1991 44.19% 7.11%
1990 37.08% 9.15%
1989 27.94% 6.35%
1988 21.58% 3.70%
1987 17.88% 3.74%
1986 14.14% -9.03%
1985 23.17% -4.76%
1984 27.93% -10.80%
1983 38.73% 0.67%
1982 38.06% -2.25%
1981 40.31% -2.17%
1980 42.48% -0.32%
1979 42.81% -2.89%
1978 45.69% -14.19%
1977 59.89% -5.55%
1976 65.44% -10.68%
1975 76.12% 4.71%
1974 71.40% 17.31%
1973 54.10% 9.64%
1972 44.45% 0.03%
1971 44.43% 4.76%
1970 39.67% 0.59%
1969 39.08% 1.09%
1968 37.99% 1.04%
1967 36.96% 3.05%
1966 33.91% 1.28%
1965 32.63% -0.10%
1964 32.73% 4.94%
1963 27.79% -0.39%
1962 28.18% -1.42%
1961 29.60% -1.64%
1960 31.24% -1.64%