Foreign trade as a share of GDP reached 76.7 % in 2017 in Finland, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 5.45 % 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 %, 39.4 % in Indonesia and 53.4 % in New Zealand in 2017.
Finland has been ranked 81st within the group of 165 countries we follow in terms of foreign trade as a share of GDP, 3 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.