Rwanda recorded a trade deficit of 130 USD Million in May of 2019. Balance of Trade in Rwanda averaged -182.87 USD Million from 1998 until 2019, reaching an all time high of -20.59 USD Million in December of 2017 and a record low of -1268.30 USD Million in December of 2012.

Balance of Trade in Rwanda is expected to be -100.29 USD Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Balance of Trade in Rwanda to stand at -100.30 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Rwanda Balance of Trade is projected to trend around -100.30 USD Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Rwanda Balance of Trade
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Rwanda Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -130.00 -165.50 -20.59 -1268.30 USD Million [+]
Current Account -736.50 -621.56 99.12 -1335.78 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -14.10 -16.60 1.80 -16.60 percent [+]
Imports 245.60 262.90 1859.00 142.50 USD Million [+]
Exports 115.60 97.40 590.80 37.16 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows -460.60 -365.90 426.80 -776.51 USD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 2.18 1.93 3.94 0.42 [+]
External Debt 3010.00 2453.00 3010.00 511.20 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 293.40 254.50 315.00 118.67 USD Million [+]

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Rwanda Balance of Trade

Rwanda's exports remained dominated by traditional products such as coffee, tea and minerals like tin, coltan, wolfram and cassiterite. Rwanda's main exports partners are China, Germany and United States. Rwanda imports mainly food products, machinery and equipment, construction materials, petroleum products and fertilizers. Main imports partners are Kenya, Germany, Uganda and Belgium. This page provides - Rwanda Balance of Trade - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Rwanda Balance of Trade - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-130.00 -165.50 -20.59 -1268.30 1998 - 2019 USD Million Monthly

Country Last Previous
Argentina 951.00 Jul/19
Australia 7268.00 Jul/19
Brazil 3280.00 Aug/19
Canada -1124.40 Jul/19
China 348.30 Aug/19
Euro Area 24789.70 Jul/19
France -4607.00 Jul/19
Germany 21449.00 Jul/19
India -13450.00 Aug/19
Indonesia 85.10 Aug/19
Italy 7630.87 Jul/19
Japan -136.30 Aug/19
Mexico -1117.00 Jul/19
Netherlands 4127.00 Jul/19
Russia 11224.00 Jul/19
Saudi Arabia 131636.00 Mar/19
Singapore 3787.85 Aug/19
South Africa -2880.82 Jul/19
South Korea 1723.00 Aug/19
Spain -1532700.00 Jun/19
Switzerland 1153.00 Aug/19
Turkey -3191.93 Jul/19
United Kingdom -219.00 Jul/19
United States -53989.00 Jul/19