Foreign trade as a share of GDP reached 67.0 % in 2017 in Greece, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 10.1 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign trade as a share of GDP in Greece reached an all time high of 67.1 % in 2014 and an all time low of 23.1 % in 1970. When compared to Greece's main peers, foreign trade as a share of GDP in Albania amounted to 78.1 %, 131 % in Bulgaria, 125 % in Macedonia and 54.1 % in Turkey in 2017.
Greece has been ranked 102nd within the group of 165 countries we follow in terms of foreign trade as a share of GDP, 28 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.