Foreign Trade (As % of GDP) rose to 76.7% in Finland in 2017

Foreign Trade (As % of GDP) (%)
Economy | Finland | March 11, 2019
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Foreign trade as a share of GDP reached 76.7 % in 2017 in Finland, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 5.37 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, foreign trade as a share of GDP in Finland reached an all time high of 86.5 % in 2008 and an all time low of 38.3 % in 1967. When compared to Finland's main peers, foreign trade as a share of GDP in Australia amounted to 41.9 % and 39.5 % in Indonesia in 2017.

Finland has been ranked 72nd within the group of 139 countries we follow in terms of foreign trade as a share of GDP, 13 places above 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
Australia % 42.0% 43.3% 41.3% 42.6% 41.5%
Finland % 79.2% 80.4% 78.5% 75.4% 73.2%
Indonesia % 50.2% 49.6% 48.6% 48.1% 41.9%
Malaysia % 155% 148% 143% 138% 133%
New Zealand % 59.2% 57.0% 56.0% 55.0% 54.4%
Papua New Guinea % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Philippines % 67.7% 64.9% 60.2% 61.5% 62.7%
Singapore % 380% 371% 366% 359% 329%