Foreign Trade (As % of GDP) fell to 78.0% in Fiji in 2016

Foreign Trade (As % of GDP) (%)
Economy | Fiji | March 11, 2019
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Foreign trade as a share of GDP reached 78.0 % in 2016 in Fiji, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 26.1 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, foreign trade as a share of GDP in Fiji reached an all time high of 135 % in 2000 and an all time low of 71.5 % in 1961. When compared to Fiji's main peers, foreign trade as a share of GDP in Estonia amounted to 154 %, 67.4 % in Norway, 46.2 % in Russia and 83.7 % in Sweden in 2016.

Fiji has been ranked 79th within the group of 168 countries we follow in terms of foreign trade as a share of GDP, 40 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.

Foreign Trade (As % of GDP) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
China % 50.6% 48.1% 46.6% 44.9% 39.5%
Denmark % 101% 103% 103% 102% 104%
Estonia % 167% 170% 166% 160% 151%
Fiji % 128% 125% 129% 116% 106% ...
Finland % 79.2% 80.4% 78.5% 75.4% 73.2%
Germany % 84.7% 85.9% 84.8% 84.4% 85.7%
Iceland % 102% 104% 99.3% 97.0% 96.7%
Japan % 30.4% 30.6% 34.1% 37.5% 35.6%
Latvia % 121% 127% 124% 123% 121%
Lithuania % 153% 162% 167% 160% 152%
Norway % 69.6% 68.1% 67.5% 68.6% 69.8%
Russia % 47.9% 47.1% 46.2% 47.7% 49.3%
Sweden % 88.6% 87.6% 83.0% 85.7% 86.2%
USA % 30.8% 30.6% 30.0% 30.0% 27.7%