Afghanistan recorded a trade deficit of 5131.30 USD Million in 2018. Afghanistan Balance of Trade - data, historical chart, and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2020 from its official source.

Balance of Trade in Afghanistan averaged -4684.60 USD Million from 2003 until 2018, reaching an all time high of -1660.90 USD Million in 2005 and a record low of -8517.90 USD Million in 2012. This page provides - Afghanistan Balance of Trade - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.

Balance of Trade in Afghanistan is expected to reach -6368.00 USD Million by the end of 2020, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Afghanistan Balance of Trade is projected to trend around -6368.00 USD Million in 2021, according to our econometric models.


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Afghanistan Balance of Trade

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-5131.30 -6254.30 -1660.90 -8517.90 2003 - 2018 USD Million Yearly


Afghanistan Balance of Trade
Since 2006, Afghanistan´s trade deficit has been widening as imports have surged due to the reconstruction effort. Afghanistan main exports are: carpets and rugs; dried fruits and medical plans. Main imports are: petroleum; machinery and equipment and food items. Afghanistan´s main trading partners are: Pakistan (48 percent of total exports and 14 percent of imports) and Russia (9 percent of exports and 13 percent of imports). Others include: Iran, China, India, Japan and Turkey.