Lesotho Balance of Trade 2001-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Lesotho recorded a trade deficit of 2594.70 LSL Million in the second quarter of 2014. Balance of Trade in Lesotho averaged -1514.07 LSL Million from 2001 until 2014, reaching an all time high of -746.93 LSL Million in the third quarter of 2006 and a record low of -3028.61 LSL Million in the first quarter of 2012. Balance of Trade in Lesotho is reported by the Central Bank of Lesotho.

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Lesotho Balance of Trade


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-2594.70 -2577.36 -746.93 -3028.61 2001 - 2014 LSL Million Quarterly
Lesotho runs systemic trade deficits due to import dependency on fuel, food and capital equipment. The main exports are: clothing (40 percent of total exports), diamonds (22 percent), road vehicles, water and wool. Main trading partner are the United States and South Africa. This page provides - Lesotho Balance of Trade - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Lesotho Balance of Trade - was last refreshed on Sunday, February 1, 2015.

Lesotho Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -2594.70 -2577.36 -746.93 -3028.61 LSL Million [+]
Exports 2261.00 2666.37 2701.57 476.79 LSL Million [+]
Imports 4855.60 5243.73 5243.73 1337.33 LSL Million [+]
Current Account -187.30 -239.70 829.12 -2059.61 LSL Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -4.40 -9.40 14.65 -39.67 percent [+]


Balance of Trade Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia -925.00 Nov/14 -877.00 2219.00 -3897.00 AUD Million [+]
Brazil 293.00 Dec/14 -2350.52 5659.37 -4058.14 USD Million [+]
Canada -644.30 Nov/14 -327.00 8524.80 -2902.90 CAD Million [+]
China 496.13 Dec/14 544.76 544.76 -319.71 USD Hundred Million [+]
Euro Area 19954.00 Nov/14 23646.00 23646.00 -16638.00 EUR Million [+]
France -3236.00 Nov/14 -4270.00 2674.00 -7086.00 EUR Million [+]
Germany 17883.46 Nov/14 22100.00 23400.00 -535.91 EUR Million [+]
India -9430.00 Dec/14 -16861.10 258.90 -20210.90 USD Million [+]
Indonesia -425.70 Nov/14 20.00 4641.92 -2329.13 USD Million [+]
Italy 3541.23 Nov/14 5396.00 6923.00 -6389.30 EUR Million [+]
Japan -660.70 Dec/14 -893.52 1608.67 -2795.04 JPY Billion [+]
Mexico 254.00 Dec/14 -1076.36 1710.25 -3292.30 USD Million [+]
Netherlands 5110.00 Nov/14 4849.00 5110.00 -907.60 EUR Million [+]
Russia 13359.00 Nov/14 14222.00 20356.00 -185.00 USD Million [+]
South Korea 5530.00 Jan/15 5750.00 7380.00 -4043.45 USD Million [+]
Spain -1555245.00 Nov/14 -2240060.00 634935.00 -9834766.00 EUR Thousand [+]
Switzerland 3868.33 Nov/14 3226.00 3901.00 -1478.68 CHF million [+]
Turkey -8505.55 Dec/14 -8306.48 24.51 -10453.06 USD Million [+]
United Kingdom -1406.00 Nov/14 -2246.00 2946.00 -5397.00 GBP Million [+]
United States -39001.00 Nov/14 -42249.00 1946.00 -67823.00 USD Million [+]