Jamaica 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.
  • Jamaica imports for 2020 was $7.19B, a 12.75% decline from 2019.
  • Jamaica imports for 2019 was $8.24B, a 1.93% increase from 2018.
  • Jamaica imports for 2018 was $8.09B, a 11.76% increase from 2017.
  • Jamaica imports for 2017 was $7.24B, a 15.15% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Russia $305.01B
Thailand $233.33B
Turkey $232.77B
Brazil $223.69B
Malaysia $185.27B
Romania $103.77B
South Africa $77.08B
Colombia $54.19B
Peru $42.63B
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Bulgaria $37.62B
Belarus $35.42B
Serbia $30.13B
Ecuador $20.51B
Dominican Republic $20.50B
Libya $20.38B
Guatemala $19.36B
Jordan $18.20B
Costa Rica $17.58B
Azerbaijan $15.54B
Lebanon $14.97B
Paraguay $10.79B
Bosnia $9.68B
North Macedonia $8.70B
Botswana $7.32B
Jamaica $7.19B
Albania $5.64B
Mauritius $5.32B
Armenia $4.98B
Equatorial Guinea $4.66B
Namibia $4.44B
Gabon $3.53B
Montenegro $2.89B
Fiji $1.96B
Suriname $1.42B
Belize $0.98B
Grenada $0.59B
Samoa $0.41B
Dominica $0.34B
Jamaica Imports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2020 $7.19B 52.07%
2019 $8.24B 52.07%
2018 $8.09B 51.41%
2017 $7.24B 48.87%
2016 $6.28B 44.64%
2015 $6.55B 46.20%
2014 $7.43B 53.49%
2013 $7.51B 52.68%
2012 $7.68B 51.86%
2011 $7.72B 53.45%
2010 $6.56B 49.59%
2009 $6.35B 52.41%
2008 $9.82B 71.63%
2007 $7.87B 61.52%
2006 $7.23B 60.61%
2005 $6.21B 55.21%
2004 $5.27B 51.77%
2003 $4.86B 51.54%
2002 $4.77B 49.08%
2001 $4.53B 49.26%
2000 $4.57B 50.72%
1999 $4.02B 45.20%
1998 $4.05B 46.04%
1997 $4.07B 48.40%
1996 $3.88B 52.47%
1995 $3.71B 56.38%
1994 $3.05B 55.85%
1993 $2.11B 38.76%
1992 $2.24B 63.22%
1991 $2.11B 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%