Afghanistan: Exports, billion dollars

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 Afghanistan

Exports of goods and services, billion USD

 Latest value 2.05
 Year 2021
 Measure billion U.S. dollars
 Data availability 1960 - 2021
 Average 0.35
 Min - Max 0.02 - 2.08
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Afghanistan from 1960 to 2021. The average value for Afghanistan during that period was 0.35 billion U.S. dollars with a minimum of 0.02 billion U.S. dollars in 1960 and a maximum of 2.08 billion U.S. dollars in 2020. The latest value from 2021 is 2.05 billion U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 160 countries is 167.44 billion U.S. dollars. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Afghanistan - Exports, billion dollars - Recent values chart

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Afghanistan - Exports, billion dollars - historical chart - 1960-2021




Definition: Exports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services provided to the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

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 Trade openness 51.41 2021 percent
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 Growth of exports 7.24 2021 percent
 Imports, percent of GDP 37.07 2021 percent
 Imports, billion dollars 5.29 2021 billion U.S. dollars
 Foreign Direct Investment, percent of GDP 0.14 2021 percent
 Foreign Direct Investment, billion dollars 0.02 2021 billion U.S. dollars
 Portfolio investment inflows, equities 0.00 2020 million dollars (current)
 Current account, percent of GDP 11.16 2020 percent
 Current account, in dollars -3.14 2020 billion U.S. dollars
 Trade balance, percent of GDP -22.73 2021 percent
 Trade balance, in dollars -5.51 2020 billion U.S. dollars
 Reserves 9.75 2020 billion U.S. dollars
 Remittances, percent of GDP 2.10 2021 percent
 Remittances 350.00 2022 million U.S. dollars
 Net errors and omissions 2,997.40 2020 million USD
 External debt 24.77 2021 percent
 Short-term external debt 11.61 2022 percent
 Short-term debt to reserves 4.46 2020 percent
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