Foreign Debt (USD) rose 7.71% to USD 455,058 bil in Mexico in 2017

Foreign Debt (USD) (USD bil)
Economy | Mexico | May 17, 2019
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Foreign debt reached 422,473 USD bil in 2016 in Mexico, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 7.16 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, foreign debt in Mexico reached an all time high of 455,058 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 7,097 USD bil in 1970. When compared to Mexico's main peers, foreign debt in Belize amounted to 1,344 USD bil, 21,480 USD bil in Guatemala and 7,579 USD bil in Honduras in 2016.

Mexico has been ranked 5th within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of foreign debt.

Foreign (or external) debt is that part of the total debt in a country that is owed to creditors outside the country.

Foreign Debt (USD) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Belize USD bil 1,274 1,196 1,248 1,286 1,331
Canada USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
China USD bil 1,044,355 1,138,247 1,471,616 1,770,458 1,325,868
El Salvador USD bil 12,727 13,542 14,122 15,153 15,556
Guatemala USD bil 16,281 15,367 17,484 19,512 20,378
Honduras USD bil 4,388 5,055 6,831 7,329 7,585
Japan USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Mexico USD bil 291,784 349,269 406,227 442,414 426,905
Nicaragua USD bil 7,915 8,882 9,662 10,078 10,489
USA USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...