Foreign Trade (As % of GDP) rose 4.57% to 78.1% in Albania in 2017

Foreign Trade (As % of GDP) (%), 2017
Economy | Albania | March 11, 2019
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Foreign trade as a share of GDP rose 4.57% to 78.1% in Albania in 2017, according to the National Statistical Office.

Historically, foreign trade as a share of GDP in Albania reached an all time high of 109% in 1992 and an all time low of 31.6% in 1986. When compared to Albania's main peers, foreign trade as a share of GDP in Greece amounted to 67.0%, 79.2% in Kosovo, 125% in Macedonia and 106% in Montenegro in 2017.

Albania has been ranked 78th within the group of 163 countries we follow in terms of foreign trade as a share of GDP, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Foreign Trade (As % of GDP) Unit 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Albania % 75.9% 75.4% 71.8% 74.8% 78.2%
Bosnia and Herzegovina % 87.9% 90.6% 89.3% 89.3% 97.9%
Bulgaria % 130% 131% 127% 123% 130%
Croatia % 82.7% 87.0% 92.5% 94.1% 99.1%
Greece % 63.5% 67.1% 63.1% 60.8% 67.0%
Kosovo % ... ... ... 71.6% 73.7% 72.3% 74.6% 79.2%
Macedonia % 105% 113% 114% 116% 124%
Montenegro % ... 103% 100% 103% 104% 106%
Serbia % 87.9% 92.2% 97.4% 102% 108%
Turkey % 52.5% 53.8% 51.1% 48.3% 55.8%