Mauritania Trade Balance 1961-2022

External balance on goods and services (formerly resource balance) equals exports of goods and services minus imports of goods and services (previously nonfactor services). Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • Mauritania trade balance for 2020 was $-0.91B, a 6.77% increase from 2019.
  • Mauritania trade balance for 2019 was $-0.85B, a 14.96% decline from 2018.
  • Mauritania trade balance for 2018 was $-1.00B, a 50.53% increase from 2017.
  • Mauritania trade balance for 2017 was $-0.67B, a 96.47% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
Indonesia $16.59B
Angola $10.17B
Zambia $2.58B
Ghana $2.05B
Myanmar $1.74B
Mongolia $0.33B
Djibouti $0.27B
Eswatini $0.11B
Sudan $0.02B
Solomon Islands $-0.13B
Micronesia $-0.17B
Vanuatu $-0.23B
Cambodia $-0.37B
Bhutan $-0.39B
Timor-Leste $-0.48B
Cabo Verde $-0.60B
Nicaragua $-0.63B
Mauritania $-0.91B
Lesotho $-1.07B
Cameroon $-1.30B
Kyrgyz Republic $-1.62B
Bolivia $-1.82B
Ukraine $-2.37B
Kosovo $-2.49B
Moldova $-2.70B
Georgia $-3.06B
Tunisia $-3.54B
Honduras $-3.68B
El Salvador $-4.53B
Sri Lanka $-5.20B
West Bank and Gaza $-5.68B
Kenya $-8.01B
Uzbekistan $-8.06B
Morocco $-8.75B
India $-10.34B
Bangladesh $-20.14B
Pakistan $-24.39B
Egypt $-27.56B
Philippines $-28.09B
Mauritania Trade Balance - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2020 $-0.91B -11.51%
2019 $-0.85B -10.82%
2018 $-1.00B -13.65%
2017 $-0.67B -9.80%
2016 $-0.34B -5.30%
2015 $-1.05B -16.96%
2014 $-1.11B -16.83%
2013 $-0.82B -11.30%
2012 $-0.96B -14.27%
2011 $0.13B 1.88%
2010 $-0.11B -1.94%
2009 $-0.35B -7.52%
2008 $-0.57B -10.91%
2007 $-0.22B -5.02%
2006 $0.08B 1.94%
2005 $-1.02B -34.73%
2004 $-0.68B -28.68%
2003 $-0.35B -17.07%
2002 $-0.13B -7.24%
2001 $-0.17B -9.63%
2000 $-0.14B -7.91%
1999 $-0.08B -3.88%
1998 $-0.05B -2.47%
1997 $0.08B 4.03%
1996 $0.17B 7.87%
1995 $0.20B 9.56%
1994 $0.13B 6.71%
1993 $0.09B 4.65%
1992 $0.05B 2.42%
1991 $-0.02B -0.74%
1990 $-0.09B -5.76%
1989 $0.00B 0.31%
1988 $-0.05B -3.68%
1987 $-0.10B -7.07%
1986 $-0.12B -10.27%
1985 $-0.08B -8.31%
1984 $-0.15B -14.38%
1983 $-0.19B -16.44%
1982 $-0.30B -26.74%
1981 $-0.18B -16.04%
1980 $-0.18B -16.85%
1979 $-0.14B -14.99%
1978 $-0.15B -18.34%
1977 $-0.20B -24.83%
1976 $-0.18B -23.72%
1975 $-0.08B -11.24%
1974 $-0.02B -2.66%
1973 $0.03B 5.12%
1972 $0.02B 4.24%
1971 $0.05B 14.89%
1970 $0.05B 15.11%
1969 $0.04B 14.55%
1968 $0.05B 14.97%
1967 $0.05B 16.89%
1966 $0.05B 19.54%
1965 $0.05B 18.51%
1964 $0.04B 18.89%
1963 $-0.00B -0.43%
1962 $-0.02B -9.95%
1961 $-0.01B -7.31%