Brazil Balance of Trade  1959-2016 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Brazil recorded a USD 3.97 billion surplus in June of 2016, down 12.3 percent from a year earlier, in line with market expectations. Exports came back to contraction, reaching the lowest value for a June month since 2009. Balance of Trade in Brazil averaged 691.31 USD Million from 1959 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 6437 USD Million in May of 2016 and a record low of -4058.14 USD Million in January of 2014. Balance of Trade in Brazil is reported by the Ministério do Desenvolvimento, Indústria e Comércio Exterior.

Brazil Balance of Trade
Receive the next reported value for Brazil Balance of Trade in you Inbox



We will not not share your email with third parties and you can unsubscribe at any time.
Please Paste this Code in your Website

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3973.00 6437.00 6437.00 -4058.14 1959 - 2016 USD Million Monthly
From 2001 to 2012, Brazil ran regular trade surpluses, primarily due to high export of mining and agricultural products, swinging to deficit between 2013-14. In 2015, the country posted a $19.7 billion surplus hitting its highest value since 2011, as the weaker real boosted exports and the lower domestic demand affected imports. In 2015, the biggest trade surpluses were recorded with the Netherlands, China, Argentina, Venezuela and United Arab Emirates; and the biggest trade deficits with Germany, Nigeria, the United States, South Korea and France. This page provides the latest reported value for - Brazil Balance of Trade - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Brazil Balance of Trade - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2016.


Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2016-05-02 06:00 PM Apr $4.86B $4.43B $4.73B $3.5B
2016-06-01 06:00 PM May $6.44B $4.86B $5.5B $ 4.2B
2016-07-01 06:00 PM Jun $3.97B $6.44B $4B $ 4.9B
2016-08-01 06:00 PM Jul $3.97B $ 4.3B
2016-09-01 06:00 PM Aug $ 4B
2016-09-30 06:00 PM Sep $ 3.4B

Brazil Trade Surplus Narrows 12% YoY in June


Brazil recorded a USD 3.97 billion surplus in June of 2016, down 12.3 percent from a year earlier, in line with market expectations. Exports came back to contraction, reaching the lowest value for a June month since 2009.

Exports fell 14.7 percent year-on-year to USD 16743 million, following a 4.8 percent rise in May. It is the sharpest decline since January. 

Imports went down 15.4 percent year-on-year to USD 12770 million, 21st straight month of decrease and also reaching the lowest value for a June month since 2009.

Joana Taborda | joana.taborda@tradingeconomics.com
7/1/2016 8:38:04 PM

Brazil Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 3973.00 6437.00 6437.00 -4058.14 USD Million [+]
Exports 16743.00 17571.00 26158.51 75.06 USD Million [+]
Imports 15099.00 11134.00 23050.46 67.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account 1200.30 412.40 3007.00 -13165.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -3.32 -4.31 1.80 -8.20 percent [+]
External Debt 331418.28 333622.88 351101.97 64259.50 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 106.20 96.47 132.67 64.72 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows 1720.30 747.50 15837.80 -16639.20 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 6140.00 6820.00 20427.00 -24.10 USD Million [+]
Remittances 1909.90 1943.90 6411.00 1909.90 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 67.20 67.20 119.01 31.99 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 2406.00 2395.00 2547.00 330.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 2.21 2.21 2.69 0.00 [+]
Weapons Sales 41.00 44.00 269.00 1.00 USD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 5813.00 5677.00 5813.00 1991.00 Thousand [+]




Last
Afghanistan -7159.00 Dec/15
Albania -30143.50 May/16
Algeria -1270.00 Sep/15
Angola 3002.24 Dec/15
Argentina 439.00 May/16
Armenia -100.70 Jun/16
Aruba -520.80 Dec/15
Australia -2218.00 May/16
Austria 239.00 Apr/16
Azerbaijan 621706.00 Mar/16
Bahamas -514.90 Dec/15
Bahrain 1513.00 Dec/15
Bangladesh -66.65 Apr/16
Barbados -254822.00 Dec/15
Belarus -235.00 May/16
Belgium 2040.60 May/16
Belize -131.30 Apr/16
Benin -164.32 Mar/16
Bhutan -26021.60 Dec/15
Bolivia -109.57 Feb/16
Bosnia and Herzegovina -539891.56 May/16
Botswana 3307.90 Apr/16
Brazil 3973.00 Jun/16
Brunei 190.90 May/16
Bulgaria -312.60 May/16
Burkina Faso -49.00 Sep/14
Burundi -76937.10 Mar/16
Cambodia -109.60 Feb/16
Cameroon -1054.40 Dec/13
Canada -3276.80 May/16
Cape Verde -4178.80 Mar/16
Cayman Islands -746.00 Dec/15
Central African Republic -29.80 Jun/14
Chad 1166.10 Dec/11
Chile -33.00 Jun/16
China 481.08 Jun/16
Colombia -0.90 May/16
Comoros -73294.00 Dec/14
Congo 1001.80 Dec/14
Costa Rica -511.70 Jun/16
Croatia -4146.70 May/16
Cuba -9578.00 Dec/15
Cyprus -876144.00 May/16
Czech Republic 41538.00 May/16
Denmark 5481.90 May/16
Djibouti -119840.00 Dec/14
Dominican Republic -688.50 Dec/15
East Timor -38853.09 May/16
Ecuador 305020.00 May/16
Egypt -2866.00 May/16
El Salvador -356.48 May/16
Equatorial Guinea 2723.70 Dec/10
Eritrea -149.00 Dec/12
Estonia -158.60 May/16
Ethiopia -3557.70 Dec/15
Euro Area 24559.40 May/16
European Union 6351.70 May/16
Fiji -262673.00 Dec/15
Finland -100.00 May/16
France -2840.00 May/16
Gabon 3711.95 Dec/13
Gambia -2269.53 Dec/14
Georgia -1297.15 Jun/16
Germany 21033.00 May/16
Ghana -773.70 Mar/16
Greece -1508.70 May/16
Guatemala -499.04 Apr/16
Guinea -103.83 Jun/13
Guinea Bissau -23.80 Dec/14
Guyana -77.30 Sep/15
Haiti -179.27 Sep/15
Honduras -372.50 Mar/16
Hong Kong -26228.00 May/16
Hungary 238000.00 May/16
Iceland -12300.00 Jun/16
India -8116.20 Jun/16
Indonesia 900.20 Jun/16
Iran 4258.00 Dec/15
Iraq 38780.80 Dec/14
Ireland 3961700.00 May/16
Israel -1459.60 Jun/16
Italy 5033.00 May/16
Ivory Coast 890.60 Dec/14
Jamaica -761100.00 Dec/15
Japan 692.84 Jun/16
Jordan -762247.00 Apr/16
Kazakhstan 681.90 May/16
Kenya -66307.00 May/16
Kosovo -211003.00 May/16
Kuwait 402.00 Mar/16
Kyrgyzstan -216.90 Mar/16
Laos -488.34 Sep/15
Latvia -160.50 May/16
Lebanon -1373.07 Apr/16
Lesotho -3543.23 Mar/16
Liberia -79.80 Apr/16
Libya -17675.60 Dec/14
Liechtenstein 371580.00 Mar/16
Lithuania -272.50 May/16
Luxembourg -0.39 Apr/16
Macau -4571042.93 May/16
Macedonia -209476.00 May/16
Madagascar 101517.00 Mar/16
Malawi -31524.80 Sep/15
Malaysia 3300.00 May/16
Maldives -165.70 Apr/16
Mali -100.60 Mar/15
Malta -256269.00 May/16
Mauritania -24.89 Dec/15
Mauritius -6912.00 May/16
Mexico -527.00 May/16
Moldova -175.00 May/16
Monaco 7.80 Mar/16
Mongolia 118.00 May/16
Montenegro -167262.00 Jun/16
Morocco -16665.00 Jun/16
Mozambique -1754.40 Dec/15
Myanmar -639.40 Dec/15
Namibia -6141.52 Mar/16
Nepal -58541.90 Dec/15
Netherlands 4339.00 May/16
New Caledonia -11870.00 Mar/16
New Zealand 358.00 May/16
Nicaragua -195.00 Apr/16
Niger -441985.00 Sep/15
Nigeria 171309.90 Mar/16
North Korea -476.67 Dec/15
Norway 6971.00 Jun/16
Oman -45.20 Dec/15
Pakistan -294469.00 Jun/16
Palestine -326.70 Mar/16
Panama -971892.17 May/16
Papua New Guinea 3957.00 Dec/15
Paraguay 54678.00 May/16
Peru 65.00 May/16
Philippines -2275000.00 Apr/16
Poland 127.00 May/16
Portugal -937.00 May/16
Puerto Rico 2091.50 Apr/16
Qatar 7531.00 May/16
Republic of the Congo 4092.35 Dec/10
Romania -979.70 May/16
Russia 7530.00 May/16
Rwanda -142.60 May/16
Sao Tome and Principe -24.59 Mar/16
Saudi Arabia 22467.00 Dec/15
Senegal -107.41 May/16
Serbia -402.10 May/16
Seychelles -49.80 May/16
Sierra Leone -33.70 Dec/15
Singapore 5194.70 Jun/16
Slovakia 427.30 May/16
Slovenia 73.00 May/16
Somalia -1473.48 Dec/15
South Africa 18730.94 May/16
South Korea 11600.00 Jun/16
South Sudan -3492.00 Dec/14
Spain -940900.00 May/16
Sri Lanka -620.70 Mar/16
Sudan -489010.00 Mar/16
Suriname -23.00 Mar/16
Swaziland 1217.38 Dec/15
Sweden -2100.00 May/16
Switzerland 3546.46 Jun/16
Syria 9394.50 Dec/10
Taiwan 3580.00 Jun/16
Tajikistan -235.60 May/16
Tanzania -223.30 Apr/16
Thailand 1540.00 May/16
Togo -68.29 Dec/14
Trinidad and Tobago 258.50 Dec/15
Tunisia -898.60 Jun/16
Turkey -5054.00 May/16
Turkmenistan 2431.94 Dec/14
Uganda -161.60 May/16
Ukraine 186.70 May/16
United Arab Emirates 328300.00 Dec/15
United Kingdom -2263.00 May/16
United States -41144.00 May/16
Uruguay 96682.00 May/16
Uzbekistan 455.00 Dec/15
Venezuela -782.00 Sep/15
Vietnam -17.00 Jun/16
Yemen -2914.30 Dec/13
Zambia -751.30 Apr/16
Zimbabwe -322.86 Mar/16