Malawi 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.
  • Malawi imports for 2019 was $2.73B, a 3.54% increase from 2018.
  • Malawi imports for 2018 was $2.64B, a 15.62% increase from 2017.
  • Malawi imports for 2017 was $2.28B, a 6.63% decline from 2016.
  • Malawi imports for 2016 was $2.44B, a 7.15% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
Ethiopia $20.02B
Congo, Dem. Rep. $16.67B
Nepal $14.17B
Mozambique $11.07B
Uganda $9.17B
Guinea $9.03B
Senegal $8.89B
Afghanistan $7.23B
Mali $5.98B
Burkina Faso $5.11B
Benin $4.90B
Haiti $4.88B
Madagascar $4.70B
Chad $4.28B
Niger $3.62B
Rwanda $3.51B
Liberia $3.03B
Malawi $2.73B
Togo $2.27B
Central African Republic $1.05B
Burundi $0.99B
Gambia $0.78B
Guinea-Bissau $0.45B
Malawi Imports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2019 $2.73B 35.60%
2018 $2.64B 38.10%
2017 $2.28B 36.17%
2016 $2.44B 44.94%
2015 $2.28B 35.75%
2014 $2.40B 39.63%
2013 $2.35B 42.61%
2012 $2.51B 41.68%
2011 $2.24B 28.01%
2010 $2.43B 34.86%
2009 $1.96B 31.65%
2008 $2.09B 39.31%
2007 $1.47B 33.13%
2006 $1.47B 36.73%
2005 $1.44B 39.33%
2004 $1.13B 32.62%
2003 $0.98B 30.67%
2002 $0.91B 26.04%
2001 $0.67B 39.13%
2000 $0.62B 35.34%
1999 $0.77B 43.29%
1998 $0.67B 38.11%
1997 $0.89B 33.59%
1996 $0.73B 31.88%
1995 $0.67B 48.09%
1994 $0.73B 61.75%
1993 $0.67B 32.22%
1992 $0.76B 42.46%
1991 $0.65B 29.31%
1990 $0.63B 33.42%
1989 $0.55B 34.52%
1988 $0.45B 32.54%
1987 $0.33B 27.81%
1986 $0.30B 25.05%
1985 $0.34B 29.90%
1984 $0.32B 26.43%
1983 $0.35B 28.32%
1982 $0.34B 28.85%
1981 $0.39B 31.50%
1980 $0.48B 38.80%
1979 $0.43B 40.83%
1978 $0.39B 41.11%
1977 $0.28B 34.63%
1976 $0.26B 38.87%
1975 $0.28B 45.89%
1974 $0.21B 38.96%
1973 $0.17B 37.58%
1972 $0.15B 37.94%
1971 $0.13B 35.47%
1970 $0.11B 39.16%
1969 $0.11B 39.59%
1968 $0.10B 39.16%
1967 $0.09B 34.90%
1966 $0.10B 37.31%
1965 $0.08B 33.25%
1964 $0.06B 28.25%
1963 $0.07B 37.49%
1962 $0.06B 35.02%
1961 $0.06B 36.17%
1960 $0.06B 38.40%