Merchandise Trade Balance in Costa Rica
The merchandise trade balance in Costa Rica averaged USD -4.2 billion in the decade to 2022. The 2022 reading was USD -4.6 billion. For more trade information, visit our dedicated page.
Costa Rica Trade Chart
Costa Rica Trade Data
|Merchandise Trade Balance (USD bn)||-4.6||-3.9||-2.0||-2.8||-4.6|
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