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Imports of goods and services, billion USD, 2021 - Country rankings:

The average for 2021 based on 129 countries was 159.76 billion U.S. dollars.The highest value was in China: 3089.62 billion U.S. dollars and the lowest value was in Micronesia: 0.29 billion U.S. dollars. The indicator is available from 1960 to 2021. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: billion U.S. dollars; Source: The World Bank
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Countries Imports, billion dollars, 2021 Global rank Available data
China 3089.62 1 1960 - 2021
Germany 1770.61 2 1970 - 2021
France 940.54 3 1960 - 2021
UK 900.17 4 1970 - 2021
Netherlands 738.97 5 1969 - 2021
Hong Kong 733.26 6 1961 - 2021
India 725.55 7 1960 - 2021
South Korea 684.2 8 1960 - 2021
Italy 636.72 9 1970 - 2021
Singapore 609.27 10 1960 - 2021
Canada 607.88 11 1961 - 2021
Mexico 542.23 12 1960 - 2021
Belgium 503.99 13 1970 - 2021
Spain 476.18 14 1970 - 2021
Ireland 471.42 15 1970 - 2021
Switzerland 448.39 16 1970 - 2021
Poland 382.25 17 1995 - 2021
Russia 378.03 18 1989 - 2021
Brazil 306.98 19 1960 - 2021
Thailand 295.8 20 1960 - 2021
Turkey 292.01 21 1960 - 2021
Australia 275.13 22 1960 - 2021
Sweden 262.93 23 1960 - 2021
Austria 262.61 24 1970 - 2021
Malaysia 230.44 25 1960 - 2021
Indonesia 223.72 26 1967 - 2021
Denmark 209.91 27 1966 - 2021
Saudi Arabia 202.95 28 1968 - 2021
Czechia 196.31 29 1990 - 2021
Luxembourg 153.24 30 1970 - 2021
Philippines 148.8 31 1981 - 2021
Hungary 146.87 32 1991 - 2021
Norway 140.45 33 1970 - 2021
Romania 132.13 34 1990 - 2021
Israel 121.67 35 1970 - 2021
Finland 115.77 36 1970 - 2021
Portugal 112.51 37 1970 - 2021
Slovakia 108.55 38 1990 - 2021
Greece 104.99 39 1960 - 2021
South Africa 104.83 40 1960 - 2021
Chile 103.18 41 1960 - 2021
Ukraine 83.78 42 1989 - 2021
Egypt 81.94 43 1965 - 2021
Colombia 76.28 44 1960 - 2021
Argentina 74.35 45 1962 - 2021
Bangladesh 71.02 46 1960 - 2021
Pakistan 69.04 47 1960 - 2021
Morocco 62.01 48 1960 - 2021
Peru 58.98 49 1960 - 2021
Lithuania 49.9 50 1995 - 2021
Bulgaria 49.73 51 1980 - 2021
Slovenia 48.12 52 1990 - 2021
Belarus 45.45 53 1990 - 2021
Algeria 42.38 54 1960 - 2021
Serbia 39.26 55 1995 - 2021
Croatia 35.52 56 1995 - 2021
Domin. Rep. 29.2 57 1960 - 2021
Estonia 29.11 58 1993 - 2021
Uzbekistan 27.79 59 1997 - 2021
Ecuador 26.75 60 1960 - 2021
Guatemala 26.63 61 1960 - 2021
Latvia 25.71 62 1995 - 2021
Tunisia 23.78 63 1965 - 2021
Jordan 23.34 64 1976 - 2021
Malta 23.21 65 1970 - 2021
Macao 22.69 66 1982 - 2021
Kenya 22.18 67 1960 - 2021
Costa Rica 22.16 68 1960 - 2021
Cyprus 22.16 69 1975 - 2021
Ghana 22.13 70 1960 - 2021
Sri Lanka 21.39 71 1960 - 2021
DR Congo 21.23 72 1994 - 2021
Ethiopia 18.54 73 2011 - 2021
Cambodia 18.23 74 1960 - 2021
Ivory Coast 17.68 75 1960 - 2021
Honduras 17.64 76 1960 - 2021
Azerbaijan 16.34 77 1990 - 2021
Burma 16.16 78 2010 - 2021
El Salvador 15.75 79 1965 - 2021
Uruguay 15.02 80 1960 - 2021
Nepal 14.01 81 1965 - 2021
Paraguay 13.75 82 1965 - 2021
Bosnia & Herz. 12.71 83 1994 - 2021
Bolivia 12.61 84 1960 - 2021
Tanzania 11.56 85 1990 - 2021
North Macedonia 11.36 86 1990 - 2021
Senegal 11.31 87 1960 - 2021
Georgia 10.96 88 1990 - 2021
Angola 10.92 89 2000 - 2021
Uganda 10.65 90 1960 - 2021
Iceland 10.25 91 1970 - 2021
Palestine 10.24 92 1994 - 2021
Brunei 9.38 93 1974 - 2021
Mongolia 9.11 94 1981 - 2021
Cameroon 8.88 95 1965 - 2021
Nicaragua 8.32 96 1960 - 2021
Albania 8.02 97 1984 - 2021
Moldova 7.93 98 1995 - 2021
Mali 7.7 99 1967 - 2021
Zambia 7.64 100 1994 - 2021
Jamaica 6.37 101 1960 - 2021
Somalia 6.37 102 1960 - 2021
Haiti 6.27 103 1988 - 2021
Mauritius 6.2 104 1976 - 2021
Namibia 6.04 105 1980 - 2021
Armenia 5.96 106 1990 - 2021
Kyrgyzstan 5.9 107 1990 - 2021
Eq. Guinea 5.72 108 2005 - 2021
Guinea 5.26 109 1986 - 2021
Chad 5.21 110 1960 - 2021
Bahamas 4.72 111 1977 - 2021
Madagascar 4.41 112 1960 - 2021
Niger 4.12 113 1960 - 2021
Rwanda 3.85 114 1960 - 2021
Gabon 3.74 115 1960 - 2021
Montenegro 3.64 116 2000 - 2021
Togo 2.88 117 1960 - 2021
Fiji 2.29 118 1980 - 2021
Bermuda 1.71 119 2010 - 2021
Seychelles 1.47 120 1976 - 2021
Cape Verde 1.12 121 1980 - 2021
Belize 0.96 122 1980 - 2021
Gambia 0.94 123 1966 - 2021
C.A. Republic 0.77 124 1960 - 2021
Burundi 0.69 125 1960 - 2021
Sudan 0.64 126 1960 - 2021
Samoa 0.41 127 2002 - 2021
Comoros 0.36 128 1980 - 2021
Micronesia 0.29 129 1983 - 2021


Economic outlook

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.
3089.62
1770.61
940.54
900.17
738.97
733.26
725.55
684.20
636.72
609.27
607.88
542.23
503.99
476.18
471.42
448.39
382.25
378.03
306.98
295.80
292.01
275.13
262.93
262.61
230.44
223.72
209.91
202.95
196.31
153.24
148.80
146.87
140.45
132.13
121.67
115.77
112.51
108.55
104.99
104.83
103.18
83.78
81.94
76.28
74.35
71.02
69.04
62.01
58.98
49.90
49.73
48.12
45.45
42.38
39.26
35.52
29.20
29.11
27.79
26.75
26.63
25.71
23.78
23.34
23.21
22.69
22.18
22.16
22.16
22.13
21.39
21.23
18.54
18.23
17.68
17.64
16.34
16.16
15.75
15.02
14.01
13.75
12.71
12.61
11.56
11.36
11.31
10.96
10.92
10.65
10.25
10.24
9.38
9.11
8.88
8.32
8.02
7.93
7.70
7.64
6.37
6.37
6.27
6.20
6.04
5.96
5.90
5.72
5.26
5.21
4.72
4.41
4.12
3.85
3.74
3.64
2.88
2.29
1.71
1.47
1.12
0.96
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0.77
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0.64
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