Jamaica 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.
  • Jamaica imports for 2019 was $8.40B, a 4.74% increase from 2018.
  • Jamaica imports for 2018 was $8.02B, a 10.87% increase from 2017.
  • Jamaica imports for 2017 was $7.24B, a 15.18% increase from 2016.
  • Jamaica imports for 2016 was $6.28B, a 4.13% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Malaysia $210.62B
Romania $110.56B
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Colombia $71.89B
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Algeria $50.10B
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Dominican Republic $26.05B
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Lebanon $22.39B
Jordan $22.04B
Guatemala $21.61B
Costa Rica $19.98B
Azerbaijan $17.71B
Paraguay $13.15B
Bosnia $11.17B
North Macedonia $9.60B
Jamaica $8.40B
Mauritius $7.61B
Botswana $7.43B
Armenia $7.23B
Albania $6.91B
Namibia $5.89B
Equatorial Guinea $5.76B
Maldives $3.98B
Montenegro $3.59B
Gabon $3.59B
Guyana $1.97B
Belize $1.09B
Grenada $0.68B
Dominica $0.53B
Samoa $0.45B
Nauru $0.09B
Jamaica Imports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2019 $8.40B 51.07%
2018 $8.02B 51.07%
2017 $7.24B 48.88%
2016 $6.28B 44.65%
2015 $6.55B 46.20%
2014 $7.43B 53.49%
2013 $7.51B 52.69%
2012 $7.68B 51.86%
2011 $7.72B 53.45%
2010 $6.56B 49.59%
2009 $6.32B 52.41%
2008 $9.80B 71.63%
2007 $7.89B 61.52%
2006 $7.21B 60.61%
2005 $6.19B 55.21%
2004 $5.26B 51.77%
2003 $4.84B 51.54%
2002 $4.76B 49.08%
2001 $4.52B 49.26%
2000 $4.56B 50.72%
1999 $4.00B 45.20%
1998 $4.03B 46.04%
1997 $4.05B 48.40%
1996 $3.87B 52.47%
1995 $3.69B 56.38%
1994 $3.03B 55.85%
1993 $2.09B 38.76%
1992 $2.23B 63.22%
1991 $2.09B 51.39%
1990 $2.38B 51.88%
1989 $2.31B 52.40%
1988 $1.83B 47.79%
1987 $1.52B 46.27%
1986 $1.26B 45.89%
1985 $1.38B 65.69%
1984 $1.46B 61.61%
1983 $1.56B 43.03%
1982 $1.60B 48.64%
1981 $1.66B 55.81%
1980 $1.37B 51.04%
1979 $1.23B 50.63%
1978 $0.99B 37.33%
1977 $0.92B 28.38%
1976 $1.12B 37.89%
1975 $1.30B 45.61%
1974 $1.09B 45.91%
1973 $0.78B 41.13%
1972 $0.77B 41.07%
1971 $0.63B 40.94%
1970 $0.53B 37.42%
1969 $0.52B 43.46%
1968 $0.46B 42.07%
1967 $0.42B 36.81%
1966 $0.39B 35.87%
1965 $0.36B 36.87%
1964 $0.35B 38.98%
1963 $0.28B 34.04%
1962 $0.27B 34.92%
1961 $0.26B 35.00%
1960 $0.27B 38.05%