Australia Imports 1960-2020

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.
  • Australia imports for 2019 was $300.19B, a 2.11% decline from 2018.
  • Australia imports for 2018 was $306.68B, a 12.05% increase from 2017.
  • Australia imports for 2017 was $273.70B, a 5.18% increase from 2016.
  • Australia imports for 2016 was $260.22B, a 10.5% decline 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
Australia Imports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2019 $300.19B 21.56%
2018 $306.68B 21.39%
2017 $273.70B 20.58%
2016 $260.22B 21.53%
2015 $290.74B 21.51%
2014 $315.03B 21.47%
2013 $334.97B 21.25%
2012 $335.97B 21.73%
2011 $285.90B 20.47%
2010 $238.85B 20.84%
2009 $211.48B 22.79%
2008 $239.35B 22.71%
2007 $186.38B 21.85%
2006 $161.97B 21.71%
2005 $145.66B 21.01%
2004 $121.99B 19.92%
2003 $98.90B 21.20%
2002 $82.02B 20.78%
2001 $83.77B 22.14%
2000 $89.66B 21.59%
1999 $80.79B 20.79%
1998 $81.67B 20.47%
1997 $82.13B 18.90%
1996 $77.63B 19.39%
1995 $73.02B 19.88%
1994 $59.68B 18.52%
1993 $55.75B 17.89%
1992 $53.34B 16.42%
1991 $52.68B 16.19%
1990 $53.06B 17.07%
1989 $50.82B 16.98%
1988 $39.23B 16.65%
1987 $32.31B 17.09%
1986 $32.91B 18.08%
1985 $31.19B 17.31%
1984 $29.00B 15.01%
1983 $27.66B 15.62%
1982 $32.61B 16.83%
1981 $29.57B 16.74%
1980 $23.83B 15.91%
1979 $20.69B 15.36%
1978 $17.27B 14.59%
1977 $16.14B 14.65%
1976 $14.04B 13.38%
1975 $14.32B 14.73%
1974 $11.74B 13.21%
1973 $7.02B 11.02%
1972 $6.22B 11.97%
1971 $5.84B 12.93%
1970 $5.46B 13.22%
1969 $4.88B 13.33%
1968 $4.73B 14.48%
1967 $4.22B 13.89%
1966 $4.12B 15.13%
1965 $3.96B 15.26%
1964 $3.27B 13.76%
1963 $2.97B 13.83%
1962 $2.51B 12.63%
1961 $2.95B 15.02%
1960 $2.61B 14.06%