Sudan: Trade openness

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 Sudan

Trade openness: exports plus imports as percent of GDP

 Latest value 2.70
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1960 - 2022
 Average 24.90
 Min - Max 2.70 - 36.74
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Sudan from 1960 to 2022. The average value for Sudan during that period was 24.9 percent with a minimum of 2.7 percent in 2022 and a maximum of 36.74 percent in 2008. The latest value from 2022 is 2.7 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 148 countries is 100.81 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Sudan - Trade openness - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Sudan - Trade openness - historical chart - 1960-2022




Definition: Exports plus imports as percent of GDP.

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 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Terms of trade 99.80 2021 percent
 Trade openness 2.70 2022 percent
 Financial openness 0.410 2021 index points
 Exports, percent of GDP 1.57 2022 percent
 Exports, billion dollars 0.81 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Growth of exports 4.50 2022 percent
 Imports, percent of GDP 1.13 2022 percent
 Imports, billion dollars 0.58 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Foreign Direct Investment, percent of GDP 1.11 2022 percent
 Foreign Direct Investment, billion dollars 0.57 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Portfolio investment inflows, equities 0.52 2022 million dollars (current)
 Current account, percent of GDP -3.40 2022 percent
 Current account, in dollars -4.44 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Trade balance, percent of GDP 0.44 2022 percent
 Trade balance, in dollars -5.67 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Reserves 0.18 2017 billion U.S. dollars
 Remittances, percent of GDP 2.90 2022 percent
 Remittances 1,499.43 2022 million U.S. dollars
 Net errors and omissions 538.74 2022 million USD
 External debt 44.15 2022 percent
 Short-term external debt 21.39 2022 percent
 Short-term debt to reserves 3,051.23 2017 percent
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