USA: Imports, billion dollars

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Imports of goods and services, billion USD

 Latest value 3,966.17
 Year 2022
 Measure billion U.S. dollars
 Data availability 1970 - 2022
 Average 1,350.56
 Min - Max 55.76 - 3,966.17
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from 1970 to 2022. The average value for the USA during that period was 1350.56 billion U.S. dollars with a minimum of 55.76 billion U.S. dollars in 1970 and a maximum of 3966.17 billion U.S. dollars in 2022. The latest value from 2022 is 3966.17 billion U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 161 countries is 182.56 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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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 104.65 2021 percent
 Trade openness 27.36 2022 percent
 Financial openness 2.299 2021 index points
 Exports, percent of GDP 11.77 2022 percent
 Exports, billion dollars 2,995.05 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Growth of exports 6.96 2022 percent
 Imports, percent of GDP 15.59 2022 percent
 Imports, billion dollars 3,966.17 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Foreign Direct Investment, percent of GDP 1.53 2022 percent
 Foreign Direct Investment, billion dollars 388.08 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Portfolio investment inflows, equities 155,248.00 2023 million dollars (current)
 Current account, percent of GDP -3.00 2023 percent
 Current account, in dollars -818.82 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Trade balance, percent of GDP -3.82 2022 percent
 Trade balance, in dollars -779.79 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Reserves 706.64 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Remittances, percent of GDP 0.03 2022 percent
 Remittances 7,431.00 2022 million U.S. dollars
 Net errors and omissions -74,318.00 2023 million USD
 Foreign exchange reserves 240.99 9/2023 billion
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