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Germany: Trade balance, billion USD: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Germany from 1971 to 2017. The average value for Germany during that period was 78.78 billion U.S. dollars with a minumum of -11.13 billion U.S. dollars in 1992 and a maximum of 275.72 billion U.S. dollars in 2017. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Net trade in goods and services is derived by offsetting imports of goods and services against exports of goods and services. Exports and imports of goods and services comprise all transactions involving a change of ownership of goods and services between residents of one country and the rest of the world. Data are in current U.S. dollars.