Foreign Trade In Services (As % of GDP) rose to 14.8% in Niger in 2017

Foreign Trade In Services (As % of GDP) (%)
Economy | Niger | December 1, 2019
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Foreign trade in services as a share of GDP reached 14.8 % in 2017 in Niger, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 10.5 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, foreign trade in services as a share of GDP in Niger reached an all time high of 16.9 % in 2010 and an all time low of 8.72 % in 1999. When compared to Niger's main peers, foreign trade in services as a share of GDP in Algeria amounted to 8.55 % and 16.4 % in Mali in 2017.

Niger has been ranked 92nd within the group of 156 countries we follow in terms of foreign trade in services as a share of GDP, 36 places above 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%
Cameroon % 13.1% 12.9% 13.9% 13.4% 12.0%
Chad % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Egypt % 14.1% 13.7% 12.0% 12.9% 10.8%
Libya % 12.8% 8.73% 13.2% 18.3% 18.5% ...
Mali % 11.9% 11.3% 19.5% 18.3% 18.5%
Mauritania % ... ... ... 22.2% 20.7% 21.9% 18.3%
Morocco % 24.1% 23.9% 20.5% 22.8% 22.3%
Niger % 14.7% 13.0% 14.7% 16.1% 16.7%
Nigeria % 6.81% 5.73% 4.70% 4.69% 4.73%
Spain % 13.6% 14.0% 13.9% 14.7% 15.3%
Sudan % 5.54% 4.65% 4.56% 4.43% 3.41%
Tunisia % 17.0% 18.4% 17.6% 17.1% 14.8%