(measure: billion U.S. dollars; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
United Kingdom: Trade balance, billion USD
For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for the United Kingdom from 1970 to 2018. The average value for the United Kingdom during that period was -20.53 billion U.S. dollars with a minimum of -65.06 billion U.S. dollars in 2008 and a maximum of 14.66 billion U.S. dollars in 1981.
The latest value from 2018 is -50.19 billion U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 155
countries is 2596147531.27 billion U.S. dollars.
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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.