Suriname recorded a trade surplus of 236 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2023. Balance of Trade in Suriname averaged 123.70 USD Million from 2006 until 2023, reaching an all time high of 367.30 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2020 and a record low of -129.40 USD Million in the third quarter of 2015. source: Central Bank of Suriname



Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2023-11-30 08:00 PM
Balance of Trade
Q3 $229M $133.9M $150.0M
2024-02-29 08:00 PM
Balance of Trade
Q4 $236M $229M $200.0M
2024-05-31 08:00 PM
Balance of Trade
Q1 $236M $250.0M


Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Balance of Trade 236.00 207.70 USD Million Dec 2023
Capital Flows 208.30 -9.60 USD Million Dec 2023
Current Account 40.30 75.10 USD Million Dec 2023
Exports 643.40 624.40 USD Million Dec 2023
Foreign Direct Investment -7.10 90.70 USD Million Dec 2023
Imports 407.40 416.70 USD Million Dec 2023

Suriname Balance of Trade
Suriname runs trade surpluses due to exports of pearls, precious stones, metals, and coins (73 percent of total exports). Suriname is also a net exporter of oil, gold, hardwood and bananas. The country is a net importer of fuel, food, clothing and machinery. Main trading partners are: Switzerland (45 percent of total exports), the United States (25 percent of total imports),United Arab Emirates (23 percent of exports) and Trinidad and Tobago ( 5 percent of exports and 14 percent of imports) . Others include: Netherlands, United Arab Emirates and Guyana.
Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
236.00 207.70 367.30 -129.40 2006 - 2023 USD Million Quarterly