Economy of Moldova

Imports
Imports commoditiesmineral products and fuel, machinery and equipment, chemicals, textiles
Import partnersUkraine 17.6%, Romania 16.6%, Germany 9.7%, Russia 8.2%, Italy 5.8%, Belarus 5.4%, Turkey 4.8%, Poland 4.6% (2012)
Exports
Exports commoditiesfoodstuffs, textiles, machinery
Export partnersRussia 20.8%, Romania 19.8%, Italy 11.5%, Turkey 5.9%, Ukraine 5.4%, Germany 4.7% (2012)
Economy sectors
Agriculture productsvegetables, fruits, grapes, grain, sugar beets, sunflower seed, tobacco; beef, milk; wine
Industrial productssugar, vegetable oil, food processing, agricultural machinery; foundry equipment, refrigerators and freezers, washing machines; hosiery, shoes, textiles
Economy
Unemployment5.80 % (2013)5.60 % (2012)6.70 % (2011)
Unemployment of Moldova
GDP - Official Exchange Rate7.93 Billion $ (2013)7.15 Billion $ (2012)7.02 Billion $ (2011)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate of Moldova
GDP growth rate8.90 % (2013)-0.80 % (2012)6.40 % (2011)
GDP growth rate of Moldova
GDP per Capita (PPP)3,800 $ (2013)3,400 $ (2012)3,400 $ (2011)
GDP per Capita (PPP) of Moldova
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity13.3 Billion $ (2013)12.0 Billion $ (2012)12.2 Billion $ (2011)
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity of Moldova
GDP PPP per land area391 Thousand $ per square kilometer (2013)355 Thousand $ per square kilometer (2012)360 Thousand $ per square kilometer (2011)
GDP PPP per land area of Moldova
ElectricityBanking
Commercial bank prime lending rate12.3 % (2013)13.4 % (2012)14.4 % (2011)
Commercial bank prime lending rate of Moldova
GDP decomposition by sector
Agriculture % of GDP13.8 % (2013)13.1 % (2012)
Industry % of GDP19.9 % (2013)19.8 % (2012)
Services % of GDP66.2 % (2013)67.1 % (2012)
Tourism
International tourism, number of arrivals11,000 (2012)9,000 (2011)8,000 (2010)
International tourism, number of arrivals of Moldova
International tourism, number of departures147 Thousand (2012)136 Thousand (2011)117 Thousand (2010)
International tourism, number of departures of Moldova
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio0.30 % (2012)0.21 % (2011)0.22 % (2010)
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio of Moldova
Debt, Current Account Balance and Budget Deficit
Public debt (Percentage of GDP)16.6 % of GDP (2013)17.8 % of GDP (2012)18.6 % of GDP (2011)
Public debt (Percentage of GDP) of Moldova
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP)-6.80 % of GDP (2012)-11.18 % of GDP (2011)-7.77 % of GDP (2010)
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Moldova
External Debt Stocks (Percentage of GNI)78.5 % of GNI (2012)72.0 % of GNI (2011)76.8 % of GNI (2010)
External Debt Stocks (Percentage of GNI) of Moldova
Short-term debt (percentage of total external debt)34.8 % of total external debt (2012)34.9 % of total external debt (2011)32.7 % of total external debt (2010)
Short-term debt (percentage of total external debt) of Moldova
Current Account Balance (Total)-507.70 Million $ (2013)-510.90 Million $ (2012)-806.60 Million $ (2011)
Current Account Balance (Total) of Moldova
External Debt (Total)6.22 Billion $ (2014)5.89 Billion $ (2012)4.96 Billion $ (2011)
External Debt (Total) of Moldova
External Debt (Percentage of GDP)78.4 % of GDP (2014)82.3 % of GDP (2012)70.6 % of GDP (2011)
External Debt (Percentage of GDP) of Moldova
External Debt per Capita1,735 $ (2014)1,610 $ (2012)1,149 $ (2011)
External Debt per Capita of Moldova