Foreign Trade In Services (As % of GDP) rose to 11.5% in Ivory Coast in 2017

Foreign Trade In Services (As % of GDP) (%)
Economy | Ivory Coast | December 1, 2019
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Foreign trade in services as a share of GDP reached 11.5 % in 2017 in Ivory Coast, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 6.86 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, foreign trade in services as a share of GDP in Ivory Coast reached an all time high of 18.8 % in 2005 and an all time low of 8.96 % in 2015. When compared to Ivory Coast's main peers, foreign trade in services as a share of GDP in Burkina Faso amounted to 15.0 %, 7.72 % in Guinea, 9.01 % in Liberia and 16.4 % in Mali in 2017.

Ivory Coast has been ranked 114th within the group of 156 countries we follow in terms of foreign trade in services as a share of GDP, 43 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Trade in services is the sum of service exports and imports divided by the value of GDP, all in current US dollars.

Foreign Trade In Services (As % of GDP) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Algeria % 8.10% 6.99% 6.94% 7.18% 8.73%
Burkina Faso % 14.5% 14.7% 16.1% 14.2% 14.9%
Ghana % 13.8% 17.9% 11.6% 12.5% 27.3%
Guinea % 9.63% 13.8% 9.87% 6.93% 6.62%
Ivory Coast % 15.0% 14.6% 13.3% 11.2% 8.96%
Liberia % 23.8% 24.2% 23.8% 29.2% 15.5%
Mali % 11.9% 11.3% 19.5% 18.3% 18.5%
Mauritania % ... ... ... 22.2% 20.7% 21.9% 18.3%
Niger % 14.7% 13.0% 14.7% 16.1% 16.7%
Senegal % 13.7% 14.3% 14.6% 14.0% 14.1%
Sierra Leone % 19.9% 18.5% 18.5% 28.8% 25.7%