Imports and Exports of Goods and Services for African Countries in 1968 (% GDP)
Updated on February 12, 2022.

According to the World Bank, in 1968, the top 3 African countries with high net exports of goods and services by percentage of gross domestic product (GDP) (i.e. total exports of goods and services as a percentage of GDP minus total imports of goods and services as a percentage of GDP) are: Mauritania (14.96%), Togo (12.92%), and Ivory Coast (12.70%).

On the other hand, in 1968, the top 3 African countries with high net imports of goods and services as a percentage of GDP (i.e. total imports of goods and services as a percentage of GDP minus total exports of goods and services as a percentage of GDP) are: Lesotho (43.06%), Botswana (39.90%), and Republic of Congo (26.85%).

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 as a percentage of GDP in 1968 .

See also: Imports and Exports of African Countries in 1968 (Current US$).

Data Source: World Bank.
Imports of Goods and Services for African Countries in 1968 (% GDP)
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Country Imports (% GDP) Exports (% GDP)
Algeria 24.19 23.14
Benin 19.08 9.34
Botswana 62.95 23.05
Burkina Faso 15.29 6.21
Burundi 13.37 10.3
Cameroon 24.63 22.12
Republic of Congo 57.24 30.39
Ivory Coast 28 40.7
Central African Republic 39.63 34.31
Chad 18.68 14.94
Egypt 17.46 11.8
Eswatini 72.11 75.61
Gabon 49.25 48.42
Gambia 50.99 39.99
Ghana 20.82 20.35
Kenya 29.3 29.4
Lesotho 55.14 12.08
Madagascar 22.79 17.75
Mali 18.1 10.22
Mauritania 15.16 30.12
Morocco 20.05 18.48
Uganda 22.62 23.94
Tunisia 10.85 20.94
Togo 29.09 42.01
Sudan 16.84 15.12
Somalia 21.52 14.89
South Africa 22.23 25.25
Sierra Leone 26.85 23.68
Senegal 22.07 13.53
Rwanda 15.14 8.74
Niger 14.31 7.98
Nigeria 15.74 9.93

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