The foreign trade volume (without taking into account the commercial activity of economic agents in the eastern regions) of the Republic of Moldova with the Republic of Bulgaria in 2017 reached the amount of 152,2 mln. USD, which represents an increase of 13% compared to the year 2016.
The bilateral trade with Bulgaria has a share of 2% of the total volume of foreign trade of the Republic of Moldova.
The trade balance in 2017 was positive and amounted to - 4mln. USD.
The export of goods made in the mentioned period reached the amount of 78,13 mln. USD, a 2% increase compared to 2016. Republic of Bulgaria ranks 9th among countries where the Republic of Moldova is exporting.
The import of goods made in that period to the Republic of Moldova from the Republic of Bulgaria was 74.12 mln. USD, 28% more than in 2016. The Republic of Bulgaria is ranked 10th among the top countries from which the Republic of Moldova makes imports.