UAE Imports 2001-2020

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.
  • UAE imports for 2019 was $288.40B, a 2.44% increase from 2018.
  • UAE imports for 2018 was $281.54B, a 3.18% decline from 2017.
  • UAE imports for 2017 was $290.78B, a 7.52% increase from 2016.
  • UAE imports for 2016 was $270.44B, a 1.56% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
Germany $1,581.73B
United Kingdom $924.79B
France $889.36B
Netherlands $652.70B
Hong Kong $642.47B
South Korea $605.77B
Canada $578.79B
Italy $571.03B
Singapore $541.84B
Spain $446.77B
Ireland $436.97B
Belgium $431.97B
Switzerland $375.48B
Australia $300.19B
Poland $299.00B
UAE $288.40B
Austria $232.10B
Sweden $230.78B
Saudi Arabia $207.22B
Czech Republic $171.04B
Denmark $171.03B
Norway $141.96B
Hungary $128.21B
Luxembourg $122.84B
Finland $106.13B
Portugal $104.09B
Slovak Republic $97.10B
Chile $80.64B
Greece $78.06B
Argentina $67.91B
Qatar $66.77B
Slovenia $40.47B
Lithuania $39.31B
Oman $32.74B
Croatia $31.24B
Estonia $21.53B
Latvia $20.41B
Macao $18.01B
Malta $17.80B
Cyprus $17.57B
Uruguay $10.82B
Iceland $9.82B
Brunei $6.81B
Barbados $2.17B
Seychelles $1.47B
St. Kitts and Nevis $0.62B
UAE Imports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2019 $288.40B 68.48%
2018 $281.54B 66.68%
2017 $290.78B 75.41%
2016 $270.44B 75.74%
2015 $266.28B 74.35%
2014 $277.89B 68.93%
2013 $252.51B 64.73%
2012 $239.75B 64.00%
2011 $215.97B 61.59%
2010 $178.61B 61.64%
2009 $187.14B 73.81%
2008 $219.71B 69.65%
2007 $166.13B 64.41%
2006 $112.93B 50.84%
2005 $93.86B 51.97%
2004 $78.43B 53.05%
2003 $57.67B 46.38%
2002 $47.85B 43.57%
2001 $42.05B 40.71%