Balance of trade in goods and services reached 393 AED bil in 2017 in United Arab Emirates, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 18.6 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, balance of trade in goods and services in United Arab Emirates reached an all time high of 512 AED bil in 2013 and an all time low of 23.9 AED bil in 2002. When compared to United Arab Emirates's main peers, balance of trade in goods and services in Bahrain amounted to 1.07 BHD bil, 0.769 OMR bil in Oman, 83.8 QAR bil in Qatar and 162 SAR bil in Saudi Arabia in 2017.
United Arab Emirates has been ranked 20th within the group of 163 countries we follow in terms of balance of trade in goods and services, 10 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
The external balance of trade in goods and services (formerly the resource balance) equals exports of goods and services minus imports of goods and services (previously non-factor services).
|Balance of Trade In Goods and Services (Local Currency)||Unit||2009||2010||2011||2012||2013||2014||2015||2016||2017|
|Saudi Arabia||SAR bil||668||691||592||372||-133|
|United Arab Emirates||AED bil||358||488||512||447||349|