Ghana 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.
  • Ghana imports for 2019 was $23.71B, a 0.66% decline from 2018.
  • Ghana imports for 2018 was $23.87B, a 5.4% increase from 2017.
  • Ghana imports for 2017 was $22.65B, a 9.86% increase from 2016.
  • Ghana imports for 2016 was $20.62B, a 2.7% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
India $601.58B
Vietnam $271.36B
Indonesia $212.66B
Philippines $152.46B
Nigeria $88.74B
Egypt $78.01B
Ukraine $75.75B
Bangladesh $64.86B
Morocco $57.49B
Pakistan $56.53B
Sri Lanka $24.57B
Uzbekistan $24.24B
Ghana $23.71B
Tunisia $23.24B
Angola $22.30B
Kenya $20.41B
Myanmar $19.16B
Cambodia $16.92B
Honduras $14.58B
Bolivia $12.85B
El Salvador $12.45B
Georgia $11.15B
Cameroon $9.62B
Mongolia $9.25B
West Bank and Gaza $9.16B
Zambia $7.96B
Congo, Rep. $6.78B
Moldova $6.70B
Nicaragua $6.25B
Sudan $5.72B
Kyrgyz Republic $5.69B
Djibouti $4.77B
Kosovo $4.46B
Mauritania $4.03B
Lesotho $2.20B
Eswatini $1.93B
Cabo Verde $1.29B
Bhutan $1.27B
Timor-Leste $1.12B
Solomon Islands $0.75B
Vanuatu $0.47B
Micronesia $0.25B
Ghana Imports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2019 $23.71B 35.27%
2018 $23.87B 36.55%
2017 $22.65B 38.49%
2016 $20.62B 37.83%
2015 $21.19B 44.61%
2014 $19.51B 37.72%
2013 $22.38B 35.62%
2012 $21.79B 52.81%
2011 $19.42B 49.36%
2010 $14.78B 45.90%
2009 $11.02B 42.30%
2008 $12.76B 44.48%
2007 $10.14B 40.83%
2006 $8.33B 40.73%
2005 $6.63B 61.72%
2004 $5.36B 60.37%
2003 $4.32B 56.61%
2002 $3.38B 54.87%
2001 $3.44B 64.81%
2000 $3.35B 67.25%
1999 $3.83B 49.63%
1998 $3.50B 46.73%
1997 $3.65B 52.99%
1996 $2.78B 40.09%
1995 $2.13B 32.93%
1994 $2.00B 36.76%
1993 $2.17B 36.42%
1992 $1.85B 28.77%
1991 $1.68B 25.52%
1990 $1.52B 25.85%
1989 $1.28B 24.34%
1988 $1.25B 24.06%
1987 $1.33B 26.19%
1986 $1.15B 20.14%
1985 $0.61B 13.59%
1984 $0.48B 10.77%
1983 $0.24B 5.99%
1982 $0.12B 2.98%
1981 $0.22B 5.32%
1980 $0.41B 9.15%
1979 $0.45B 11.16%
1978 $0.35B 9.69%
1977 $0.37B 11.55%
1976 $0.44B 16.04%
1975 $0.52B 18.44%
1974 $0.63B 21.80%
1973 $0.40B 16.40%
1972 $0.32B 15.20%
1971 $0.49B 20.24%
1970 $0.50B 22.71%
1969 $0.40B 20.34%
1968 $0.35B 20.82%
1967 $0.35B 19.95%
1966 $0.42B 19.63%
1965 $0.55B 26.74%
1964 $0.41B 23.87%
1963 $0.42B 27.45%
1962 $0.39B 28.47%
1961 $0.47B 36.45%
1960 $0.43B 35.44%