External balance on goods and services (current LCU) - Africa
Definition: External balance on goods and services (formerly resource balance) equals exports of goods and services minus imports of goods and services (previously nonfactor services). Data are in current local currency.
Description: The map below shows how External balance on goods and services (current LCU) varies by country in Africa. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the region is Gabon, with a value of 2,718,430,000,000.00. The country with the lowest value in the region is Somalia, with a value of -83,310,200,000,000.00.
Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.