Belgium - Merchandise exports

Merchandise exports to economies in the Arab World (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to economies in the Arab World (% of total merchandise exports) in Belgium was 2.95 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 3.10 in 2015, while its lowest value was 1.76 in 2003.

Definition: Merchandise exports to economies in the Arab World are the sum of merchandise exports by the reporting economy to economies in the Arab World. Data are expressed as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1997 1.90
1998 1.91
1999 1.81
2000 1.76
2001 2.00
2002 1.93
2003 1.76
2004 1.82
2005 1.86
2006 2.02
2007 2.04
2008 2.29
2009 2.55
2010 2.43
2011 2.57
2012 2.83
2013 3.08
2014 3.06
2015 3.10
2016 2.95

Merchandise exports (current US$)

The value for Merchandise exports (current US$) in Belgium was 398,033,000,000 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 475,672,000,000 in 2011 and a minimum value of 3,792,000,000 in 1960.

Definition: Merchandise exports show the f.o.b. value of goods provided to the rest of the world valued in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Trade Organization.

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Year Value
1960 3,792,000,000
1961 3,930,000,000
1962 4,332,000,000
1963 4,840,000,000
1964 5,600,000,000
1965 6,394,000,000
1966 6,832,000,000
1967 7,082,000,000
1968 8,172,000,000
1969 10,090,000,000
1970 11,600,000,000
1971 12,726,000,000
1972 16,152,000,000
1973 22,455,000,000
1974 28,334,000,000
1975 28,804,000,000
1976 32,889,000,000
1977 37,538,000,000
1978 44,947,000,000
1979 56,700,000,000
1980 64,540,000,000
1981 55,688,000,000
1982 52,356,000,000
1983 51,939,000,000
1984 51,893,000,000
1985 53,739,000,000
1986 68,818,000,000
1987 83,098,000,000
1988 92,135,000,000
1989 100,012,000,000
1990 117,703,000,000
1991 118,199,000,000
1992 123,132,000,000
1993 127,580,000,000
1994 147,107,000,000
1995 178,265,000,000
1996 177,337,000,000
1997 174,531,000,000
1998 181,910,000,000
1999 179,152,000,000
2000 188,371,000,000
2001 190,349,000,000
2002 216,127,000,000
2003 255,617,000,000
2004 306,866,000,000
2005 334,400,000,000
2006 366,745,000,000
2007 430,952,000,000
2008 471,840,000,000
2009 370,125,000,000
2010 407,692,000,000
2011 475,672,000,000
2012 445,939,000,000
2013 468,760,000,000
2014 472,319,000,000
2015 396,909,000,000
2016 398,033,000,000

Merchandise exports to high-income economies (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to high-income economies (% of total merchandise exports) in Belgium was 85.63 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 91.52 in 1999, while its lowest value was 83.47 in 2013.

Definition: Merchandise exports to high-income economies are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to high-income economies according to the World Bank classification of economies. Data are expressed as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1997 90.34
1998 91.16
1999 91.52
2000 90.82
2001 91.05
2002 90.70
2003 90.64
2004 90.45
2005 90.09
2006 89.54
2007 88.99
2008 88.19
2009 87.94
2010 86.09
2011 84.80
2012 83.94
2013 83.47
2014 83.89
2015 85.24
2016 85.63

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies outside region (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies outside region (% of total merchandise exports) in Belgium was 13.80 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 15.21 in 2013, while its lowest value was 8.14 in 1999.

Definition: Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies outside region are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to other low- and middle-income economies in other World Bank regions according to the World Bank classification of economies. Data are expressed as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1997 9.22
1998 8.34
1999 8.14
2000 8.65
2001 8.39
2002 8.70
2003 8.70
2004 8.97
2005 9.30
2006 9.59
2007 10.07
2008 10.71
2009 11.26
2010 12.73
2011 13.94
2012 14.80
2013 15.21
2014 14.92
2015 13.85
2016 13.80

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in East Asia & Pacific (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in East Asia & Pacific (% of total merchandise exports) in Belgium was 2.76 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 2.96 in 2012, while its lowest value was 1.02 in 1998.

Definition: Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in East Asia and Pacific are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to low- and middle-income economies in the East Asia and Pacific region according to World Bank classification of economies. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1997 1.39
1998 1.02
1999 1.21
2000 1.37
2001 1.48
2002 1.52
2003 1.64
2004 1.53
2005 1.55
2006 1.56
2007 1.60
2008 1.73
2009 2.24
2010 2.47
2011 2.88
2012 2.96
2013 2.85
2014 2.85
2015 2.71
2016 2.76

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Europe & Central Asia (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Europe & Central Asia (% of total merchandise exports) in Belgium was 3.41 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 3.95 in 2012, while its lowest value was 1.63 in 1999.

Definition: Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Europe and Central Asia are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to low- and middle-income economies in the Europe and Central Asia region according to World Bank classification of economies. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1997 2.25
1998 1.93
1999 1.63
2000 1.94
2001 1.77
2002 1.88
2003 2.10
2004 2.37
2005 2.44
2006 2.86
2007 3.04
2008 3.26
2009 2.82
2010 3.36
2011 3.69
2012 3.95
2013 3.86
2014 3.59
2015 3.23
2016 3.41

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Latin America & the Caribbean (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Latin America & the Caribbean (% of total merchandise exports) in Belgium was 1.57 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 1.97 in 2013, while its lowest value was 0.93 in 1999.

Definition: Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Latin America and the Caribbean are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to low- and middle-income economies in the Latin America and the Caribbean region according to World Bank classification of economies. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1997 1.17
1998 1.12
1999 0.93
2000 1.16
2001 1.24
2002 1.12
2003 0.94
2004 0.97
2005 1.01
2006 1.03
2007 1.12
2008 1.26
2009 1.23
2010 1.49
2011 1.53
2012 1.68
2013 1.97
2014 1.76
2015 1.61
2016 1.57

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Middle East & North Africa (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Middle East & North Africa (% of total merchandise exports) in Belgium was 1.36 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 1.50 in 2012, while its lowest value was 1.09 in 2007.

Definition: Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Middle East and North Africa are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to low- and middle-income economies in the Middle East and North Africa region according to World Bank classification of economies. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1997 1.36
1998 1.47
1999 1.24
2000 1.18
2001 1.21
2002 1.17
2003 1.13
2004 1.18
2005 1.12
2006 1.12
2007 1.09
2008 1.24
2009 1.47
2010 1.49
2011 1.39
2012 1.50
2013 1.49
2014 1.46
2015 1.41
2016 1.36

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in South Asia (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in South Asia (% of total merchandise exports) in Belgium was 2.47 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 2.59 in 2014, while its lowest value was 1.59 in 2001.

Definition: Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in South Asia are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to low- and middle-income economies in the South Asia region according to World Bank classification of economies. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1997 1.86
1998 1.65
1999 2.03
2000 1.89
2001 1.59
2002 1.97
2003 1.89
2004 1.90
2005 2.13
2006 1.77
2007 1.88
2008 1.74
2009 1.92
2010 2.41
2011 2.55
2012 2.51
2013 2.42
2014 2.59
2015 2.37
2016 2.47

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Sub-Saharan Africa (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Sub-Saharan Africa (% of total merchandise exports) in Belgium was 2.23 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 2.67 in 2014, while its lowest value was 1.00 in 2003.

Definition: Merchandise exports to low- and middle-income economies in Sub-Saharan Africa are the sum of merchandise exports from the reporting economy to low- and middle-income economies in the Sub-Saharan Africa region according to World Bank classification of economies. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1997 1.19
1998 1.15
1999 1.10
2000 1.12
2001 1.09
2002 1.04
2003 1.00
2004 1.01
2005 1.06
2006 1.26
2007 1.34
2008 1.48
2009 1.58
2010 1.50
2011 1.89
2012 2.21
2013 2.61
2014 2.67
2015 2.52
2016 2.23

Merchandise exports by the reporting economy, residual (% of total merchandise exports)

Merchandise exports by the reporting economy, residual (% of total merchandise exports) in Belgium was 0.57 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 1.33 in 2013, while its lowest value was 0.34 in 1999.

Definition: Merchandise exports by the reporting economy residuals are the total merchandise exports by the reporting economy to the rest of the world as reported in the IMF's Direction of trade database, less the sum of exports by the reporting economy to high-, low-, and middle-income economies according to the World Bank classification of economies. Includes trade with unspecified partners or with economies not covered by World Bank classification. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise exports by the economy.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1997 0.44
1998 0.50
1999 0.34
2000 0.53
2001 0.56
2002 0.59
2003 0.67
2004 0.59
2005 0.61
2006 0.86
2007 0.94
2008 1.09
2009 0.81
2010 1.18
2011 1.26
2012 1.25
2013 1.33
2014 1.19
2015 0.91
2016 0.57

Merchandise exports by the reporting economy (current US$)

The latest value for Merchandise exports by the reporting economy (current US$) in Belgium was 397,977,000,000 as of 2016. Over the past 19 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 475,774,000,000 in 2011 and 171,958,000,000 in 1997.

Definition: Merchandise exports by the reporting economy are the total merchandise exports by the reporting economy to the rest of the world, as reported in the IMF's Direction of trade database. Data are in current US$.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1997 171,958,000,000
1998 178,469,000,000
1999 174,570,000,000
2000 187,890,000,000
2001 190,355,000,000
2002 215,972,000,000
2003 255,636,000,000
2004 306,806,000,000
2005 334,277,000,000
2006 366,758,000,000
2007 431,118,000,000
2008 473,350,000,000
2009 371,147,000,000
2010 407,708,000,000
2011 475,774,000,000
2012 446,336,000,000
2013 468,628,000,000
2014 472,521,000,000
2015 396,805,000,000
2016 397,977,000,000

Classification

Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Exports