Imports and Exports of Goods and Services for African Countries in 1973 (current US$)
Updated on February 12, 2022.

According to the World Bank, in 1973, the top 3 African countries with high net exports of goods and services in current US$ (i.e. total exports of goods and services in current US$ minus total imports of goods and services in current US$) are: South Africa (739.24M US$), Ghana (124.65M US$), and Nigeria (86.14M US$).

Conversely, in 1973, the top 3 African countries with high net imports of goods and services in current US$ (i.e. total imports of goods and services in current US$ minus total exports of goods and services in current US$ ) are: Algeria (529.97M US$), Egypt (467.16M US$), and Senegal (215.84M US$).

The World Bank defines exports of goods and services as "the value of all goods and other market services provided to the rest of the world" , and defines imports of goods and services as "the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world".

Interact with the charts and table below to see the details of the imports and exports of goods and services made by African countries in 1973.

See also: Imports and Exports of African Countries in 1973 (% GDP).

Data Source: World Bank.
Imports of Goods and Services for African Countries in 1973 (current US$)
Exports of Goods and Services for African Countries in 1973 (current US$)
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Table of Imports and Exports of Goods and Services for African Countries in 1973 (current US$)
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Country Imports (US$) Exports (US$)
Algeria 2,750,788,568 2,220,820,189
Benin 130,886,423 78,995,252
Botswana 151,275,032 94,799,020
Burkina Faso 154,654,978 42,590,339
Burundi 40,576,813 33,526,604
Cameroon 456,280,528 393,469,101
Republic of Congo 235,094,361 171,385,616
Ivory Coast 833,598,037 896,858,190
Central African Republic 98,946,247 77,607,282
Chad 152,093,518 101,796,566
Egypt 1,834,007,074 1,366,851,945
Eswatini 124,639,769 156,195,965
Gabon 416,798,917 425,323,422
Gambia 31,865,484 26,392,975
Ghana 404,225,352 528,873,239
Guinea-Bissau 36,398,983 5,415,932
Kenya 719,305,119 687,310,890
Lesotho 82,132,565 17,291,066
Madagascar 312,077,209 235,525,939
Mali 128,763,530 57,427,637
Mauritania 157,860,185 183,111,367
Morocco 1,379,897,246 1,300,664,735
Uganda 223,949,580 281,792,717
Tunisia 721,299,810 711,574,953
Togo 134,111,072 134,617,106
Sudan 608,000,000 530,333,333
Somalia 136,273,183 70,524,572
South Africa 6,474,444,982 7,213,681,634
Sierra Leone 134,624,949 141,729,814
Senegal 529,963,268 314,124,712
Rwanda 39,083,911 33,721,790
Niger 224,624,663 146,829,456
Nigeria 2,327,475,248 2,413,613,861

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