Foreign trade as a share of GDP reached 76.0 % in 2020 in Botswana, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.443 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign trade as a share of GDP in Botswana reached an all time high of 125 % in 1983 and an all time low of % in. When compared to Botswana's main peers, foreign trade as a share of GDP in Namibia amounted to 74.5 % and 56.0 % in South Africa in 2020.
Botswana has been ranked 60th within the group of 133 countries we follow in terms of foreign trade as a share of GDP, 2 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.