Foreign trade in services as a share of GDP reached 8.55 % in 2017 in Algeria, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 4.37 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign trade in services as a share of GDP in Algeria reached an all time high of 10.6 % in 2009 and an all time low of 2.95 % in 1990. When compared to Algeria's main peers, foreign trade in services as a share of GDP in Morocco amounted to 24.9 %, 16.4 % in Spain and 15.8 % in Tunisia in 2017.
Algeria has been ranked 134th within the group of 156 countries we follow in terms of foreign trade in services as a share of GDP, 8 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.