China: Percent of world imports

(measure: percent; Source: The World Bank)
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China: Percent of world imports, 1990 - 2020:

For that indicator, we provide data for China from 1990 to 2020. The average value for China during that period was 5.6 percent with a minimum of 0.92 percent in 1990 and a maximum of 11.34 percent in 2020. The latest value from 2020 is 11.34 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 157 countries is 0.64 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: The share of world exports equals the exports of a particular country as percent of the total exports of all countries around the world. Imports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
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