Australia Imports 1960-2021

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 $301.65B, a 1.81% decline from 2018.
  • Australia imports for 2018 was $307.22B, a 12.13% increase from 2017.
  • Australia imports for 2017 was $273.99B, a 5.29% 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 $
United States $3,125.22B
Germany $1,586.78B
United Kingdom $924.69B
France $889.36B
Netherlands $661.22B
Hong Kong $642.79B
South Korea $610.10B
Canada $578.79B
Italy $570.07B
Singapore $541.84B
Spain $444.29B
Ireland $436.97B
Belgium $432.98B
Switzerland $375.48B
Poland $302.87B
Australia $301.65B
UAE $288.40B
Austria $232.35B
Sweden $230.75B
Saudi Arabia $218.94B
Denmark $178.45B
Czech Republic $171.38B
Norway $141.96B
Hungary $129.25B
Luxembourg $122.84B
Israel $108.32B
Finland $107.35B
Portugal $103.34B
Slovak Republic $96.72B
Chile $80.64B
Greece $78.06B
Argentina $67.65B
Qatar $66.77B
Slovenia $40.78B
Lithuania $39.46B
Oman $35.30B
Croatia $31.72B
Panama $29.07B
Estonia $21.68B
Latvia $20.79B
Malta $19.47B
Cyprus $18.20B
Macao $18.01B
Uruguay $10.82B
Iceland $9.82B
Brunei $6.81B
Bahamas $4.98B
Barbados $2.17B
Bermuda $1.92B
Seychelles $1.57B
Australia Imports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2019 $301.65B 21.60%
2018 $307.22B 21.44%
2017 $273.99B 20.61%
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%