Balance of Trade In Goods and Services (Local Currency) rose 70.0% to CRC 140 bil in Costa Rica in 2017

Balance of Trade In Goods and Services (Local Currency) (CRC bil), 2017
Economy | Costa Rica | May 18, 2019
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Balance of trade in goods and services rose 70.0% to CRC 140 bil in Costa Rica in 2017, according to the National Statistical Office.

Historically, balance of trade in goods and services in Costa Rica reached an all time high of CRC 140 bil in 2017 and an all time low of CRC -1,425 bil in 2008. When compared to Costa Rica's main peers, balance of trade in goods and services in Guatemala amounted to GTQ -44.8 bil, HNL -82.5 bil in Honduras, NIO -58.9 bil in Nicaragua and PAB -1.90 bil in Panama in 2017.

Costa Rica has been ranked 27th within the group of 163 countries we follow in terms of balance of trade in goods and services, 133 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Balance of Trade In Goods and Services (Local Currency) Unit 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Belize BZD bil -0.039 -0.098 -0.257 -0.320 -0.127
Colombia COP bil -12,952 -32,179 -56,814 -58,464 -45,953
Costa Rica CRC bil -734 -690 -254 82.0 -95.1
El Salvador SVC bil -4.62 -4.29 -4.12 -3.85 -4.06
Guatemala GTQ bil -52.8 -51.9 -48.7 -44.5 -47.9
Honduras HNL bil -76.9 -74.0 -78.0 -71.4 -82.3
Mexico MXN bil -188 -206 -379 -398 -398
Nicaragua NIO bil -55.8 -51.4 -62.7 -61.0 -56.8
Panama PAB bil -3.33 -4.18 -2.47 -2.01 -2.55
USA UYU bil -491 -508 -527 -513 -556