Exports (As % of GDP) fell to 0.337% in Bahamas in 2017

Exports (As % of GDP) (%)
Economy | Bahamas | February 1, 2019
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Exports as a share of GDP reached 0.337 % in 2017 in Bahamas, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 6.02 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, exports as a share of GDP in Bahamas reached an all time high of 0.827 % in 1978 and an all time low of 0.337 % in 2017. When compared to Bahamas's main peers, exports as a share of GDP in Cuba amounted to 0.145 %, 0.248 % in Dominican Republic, 0.188 % in Haiti and 0.121 % in USA in 2017.

Bahamas has been ranked 93rd within the group of 165 countries we follow in terms of exports as a share of GDP, 10 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Exports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services sold to the rest of the world.

Exports (As % of GDP) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Bahamas % 0.374% 0.381% 0.399% 0.379% 0.350%
Canada % 0.306% 0.302% 0.302% 0.315% 0.316%
China % 0.265% 0.254% 0.245% 0.235% 0.213%
Cuba % 0.251% 0.255% 0.241% 0.221% 0.171%
Dominican Republic % 0.242% 0.246% 0.252% 0.254% 0.245%
Haiti % 0.174% 0.169% 0.183% 0.185% 0.200%
Jamaica % 0.304% 0.302% 0.306% 0.313% 0.299%
Japan % 0.149% 0.145% 0.159% 0.175% 0.176%
Mexico % 0.310% 0.323% 0.313% 0.319% 0.346%
Puerto Rico % 0.641% 0.575% 0.609% 0.608% 0.672%
USA % 0.135% 0.135% 0.135% 0.135% 0.124%