International Trade Statistics Yearbook 2013, Volume I
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International Trade Statistics Yearbook 2013, Volume I

Trade by Country

The 2013 International Trade Statistics Yearbook, Volume I provides an overview of the international trade merchandise trade in 2013 and detailed information on the trade performance for numerous countries up to 2013. Overall, data for a total of 175 countries (or areas) are shown with the 2013 data on imports and exports by commodity and trading partner provided for approximately 90 countries (or areas), representing more than 70% of world trade of 2013. The goal is to provide a more analytical and condensed view of trade by using graphs, overview tables and descriptive text.

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16 Jan 2015
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10.18356/812d8b13-en
 
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84–85
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In 2013, the value of merchandise exports of Barbados decreased substantially by 17.5 percent to reach 467.4 mln US$, while its merchandise imports increased slightly by 0.1 percent to reach 1.8 bln US$ (see graph 1, table 2 and table 3). The merchandise trade balance recorded a relatively large deficit of 1.3 bln US$ (see graph 1). The largest merchandise trade balance was with MDG Developed North America at -536.1 mln US$ (see graph 4). Merchandise exports in Barbados were diversified amongst partners; imports were moderately concentrated. The top 11 partners accounted for 80 percent or more of exports and 9 partners accounted for 80 percent or more of imports (see graph 5). In 2010, the value of exports of services of Barbados increased substantially by 34.2 percent, reaching 569.0 mln US$, while its imports of services decreased slightly by 3.5 percent and reached 661.0 mln US$ (see graph 2). There was a relatively small trade in services deficit of 92.0 mln US$.