Kuwait Imports 1965-2021

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.
  • Kuwait imports for 2018 was $61.56B, a 9.33% increase from 2017.
  • Kuwait imports for 2017 was $56.30B, a 6.04% increase from 2016.
  • Kuwait imports for 2016 was $53.10B, a 3.15% increase from 2015.
  • Kuwait imports for 2015 was $51.48B, a 0.39% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
United States $3,138.16B
Germany $1,634.02B
United Kingdom $915.53B
France $913.31B
Japan $906.31B
Hong Kong $682.06B
Netherlands $677.67B
South Korea $642.95B
Italy $606.11B
Canada $584.15B
Singapore $557.05B
Spain $461.14B
Belgium $452.66B
Switzerland $380.09B
Ireland $341.29B
Australia $307.22B
Poland $306.50B
UAE $281.54B
Sweden $241.34B
Austria $238.56B
Saudi Arabia $209.59B
Denmark $179.92B
Czech Republic $176.80B
Norway $141.68B
Hungary $127.52B
Luxembourg $124.50B
Finland $109.25B
Israel $108.01B
Portugal $104.15B
Slovak Republic $99.70B
Chile $85.80B
Argentina $85.69B
Greece $79.38B
Qatar $65.81B
Kuwait $61.56B
New Zealand $58.14B
Puerto Rico $46.46B
Slovenia $41.33B
Lithuania $39.43B
Oman $35.30B
Croatia $31.33B
Panama $30.51B
Bahrain $27.05B
Estonia $21.91B
Latvia $21.41B
Malta $18.76B
Cyprus $18.65B
Macao $18.29B
Iceland $11.45B
Uruguay $11.32B
Brunei $5.69B
Bahamas $5.00B
Guam $3.18B
San Marino $2.37B
Barbados $2.02B
Bermuda $1.87B
Faroe Islands $1.57B
Seychelles $1.56B
Greenland $1.37B
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) $1.24B
Antigua and Barbuda $1.12B
Northern Mariana Islands $0.73B
Palau $0.22B
Kuwait Imports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2018 $61.56B 43.77%
2017 $56.30B 46.65%
2016 $53.10B 48.53%
2015 $51.48B 44.93%
2014 $51.28B 31.53%
2013 $46.58B 26.75%
2012 $45.74B 26.28%
2011 $39.89B 25.89%
2010 $35.03B 30.35%
2009 $31.13B 29.38%
2008 $38.21B 25.92%
2007 $32.46B 28.32%
2006 $24.54B 24.17%
2005 $22.84B 28.27%
2004 $19.25B 32.38%
2003 $16.50B 34.46%
2002 $13.96B 36.61%
2001 $12.40B 35.54%
2000 $11.37B 30.15%
1999 $11.88B 39.43%
1998 $13.25B 51.10%
1997 $12.02B 39.59%
1996 $12.34B 39.19%
1995 $11.41B 41.97%
1994 $10.52B 42.33%
1993 $10.60B 44.29%
1992 $10.77B 54.22%
1991 $13.84B 125.71%
1990 $10.70B 58.07%
1989 $10.06B 41.37%
1988 $8.89B 42.94%
1987 $8.30B 37.12%
1986 $8.60B 48.01%
1985 $9.17B 42.74%
1984 $9.69B 44.64%
1983 $10.30B 49.35%
1982 $11.30B 52.36%
1981 $9.64B 38.48%
1980 $9.82B 34.30%
1979 $7.13B 28.82%
1978 $6.18B 39.87%
1977 $6.14B 43.44%
1976 $4.27B 32.55%
1975 $3.13B 26.01%
1974 $1.80B 13.84%
1973 $1.20B 22.17%
1972 $0.92B 20.66%
1971 $0.72B 18.66%
1970 $0.69B 24.12%
1969 $0.80B 28.92%
1968 $0.69B 26.08%
1967 $0.69B 28.44%
1966 $0.58B 24.36%
1965 $0.48B 23.10%