Foreign Trade (As % of GDP) rose to 111% in Macao in 2017

Foreign Trade (As % of GDP) (%)
Economy | Macao | May 17, 2019
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Foreign trade as a share of GDP reached 111 % in 2017 in Macao, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.739 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, foreign trade as a share of GDP in Macao reached an all time high of 216 % in 1983 and an all time low of 111 % in 2016. When compared to Macao's main peers, foreign trade as a share of GDP in China amounted to 37.8 %, 375 % in Hong Kong and 322 % in Singapore in 2017.

Macao has been ranked 39th within the group of 165 countries we follow in terms of foreign trade as a share of GDP, 8 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%
Hong Kong % 422% 431% 443% 426% 389%
India % 55.6% 55.8% 53.8% 48.9% 41.9%
Indonesia % 50.2% 49.6% 48.6% 48.1% 41.9%
Japan % 30.4% 30.6% 34.1% 37.5% 35.6%
Macao % 123% 124% 121% 117% 117%
Malaysia % 155% 148% 143% 138% 133%
Philippines % 67.7% 64.9% 60.2% 61.5% 62.7%
Russia % 47.9% 47.1% 46.2% 47.7% 49.3%
Singapore % 380% 371% 366% 359% 329%
Taiwan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Thailand % 140% 138% 133% 132% 126%
USA % 30.8% 30.6% 30.0% 30.0% 27.7%
Vietnam % 163% 157% 165% 170% 179%