Nepal Imports 1965-2020

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.
  • Nepal imports for 2019 was $14.17B, a 5.21% increase from 2018.
  • Nepal imports for 2018 was $13.47B, a 26.25% increase from 2017.
  • Nepal imports for 2017 was $10.67B, a 28.21% increase from 2016.
  • Nepal imports for 2016 was $8.32B, a 6.28% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
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Congo, Dem. Rep. $16.67B
Nepal $14.17B
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Uganda $9.17B
Guinea $9.03B
Senegal $8.89B
Afghanistan $7.23B
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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
Nepal Imports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2019 $14.17B 46.26%
2018 $13.47B 46.18%
2017 $10.67B 42.38%
2016 $8.32B 39.28%
2015 $8.88B 41.47%
2014 $8.15B 40.75%
2013 $7.22B 37.46%
2012 $6.33B 33.58%
2011 $6.23B 32.92%
2010 $5.83B 36.40%
2009 $4.46B 34.66%
2008 $4.17B 33.26%
2007 $3.28B 31.72%
2006 $2.83B 31.32%
2005 $2.40B 29.48%
2004 $2.14B 29.46%
2003 $1.81B 28.55%
2002 $1.72B 28.49%
2001 $2.00B 33.24%
2000 $1.78B 32.43%
1999 $1.50B 29.72%
1998 $1.65B 33.89%
1997 $1.85B 37.71%
1996 $1.61B 35.64%
1995 $1.52B 34.52%
1994 $1.28B 31.44%
1993 $1.05B 28.76%
1992 $0.88B 25.74%
1991 $0.91B 23.18%
1990 $0.79B 21.66%
1989 $0.79B 22.28%
1988 $0.78B 22.38%
1987 $0.62B 20.91%
1986 $0.58B 20.30%
1985 $0.52B 20.00%
1984 $0.50B 19.45%
1983 $0.52B 21.32%
1982 $0.45B 18.81%
1981 $0.45B 19.62%
1980 $0.36B 18.73%
1979 $0.30B 15.97%
1978 $0.25B 15.47%
1977 $0.20B 14.32%
1976 $0.21B 14.18%
1975 $0.21B 13.37%
1974 $0.13B 10.55%
1973 $0.10B 10.37%
1972 $0.08B 7.92%
1971 $0.08B 9.13%
1970 $0.07B 8.30%
1969 $0.08B 10.22%
1968 $0.06B 7.50%
1967 $0.06B 6.95%
1966 $0.08B 8.76%
1965 $0.10B 13.92%