Ireland: Imports, billion dollars

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 Ireland

Imports of goods and services, billion USD

 Latest value 548.97
 Year 2023
 Measure billion U.S. dollars
 Data availability 1970 - 2023
 Average 127.15
 Min - Max 1.82 - 548.97
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Ireland from 1970 to 2023. The average value for Ireland during that period was 127.15 billion U.S. dollars with a minimum of 1.82 billion U.S. dollars in 1970 and a maximum of 548.97 billion U.S. dollars in 2023. The latest value from 2023 is 548.97 billion U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2023 based on 138 countries is 168.93 billion U.S. dollars. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Ireland - Imports, billion dollars - historical chart - 1970-2023




Definition: 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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 Terms of trade 87.94 2021 percent
 Trade openness 234.27 2022 percent
 Financial openness 2.299 2021 index points
 Exports, percent of GDP 137.09 2022 percent
 Exports, billion dollars 731.89 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Growth of exports 13.92 2022 percent
 Imports, percent of GDP 97.18 2022 percent
 Imports, billion dollars 548.97 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Foreign Direct Investment, percent of GDP -0.36 2022 percent
 Foreign Direct Investment, billion dollars -1.90 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Portfolio investment inflows, equities 164,236.59 2023 million dollars (current)
 Current account, percent of GDP 9.90 2023 percent
 Current account, in dollars 54.00 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Trade balance, percent of GDP 39.91 2022 percent
 Trade balance, in dollars 182.99 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Reserves 13.04 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Remittances, percent of GDP 0.08 2022 percent
 Remittances 435.71 2022 million U.S. dollars
 Net errors and omissions -8,373.62 2023 million USD
 Foreign exchange reserves 11.69 9/2023 billion
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