Nepal 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.
  • Nepal imports for 2020 was $11.41B, a 19.55% decline from 2019.
  • Nepal imports for 2019 was $14.18B, a 5.37% increase from 2018.
  • Nepal imports for 2018 was $13.45B, a 26.09% increase from 2017.
  • Nepal imports for 2017 was $10.67B, a 28.21% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
Ethiopia $18.22B
Congo, Dem. Rep. $16.71B
Nepal $11.41B
Tanzania $9.55B
Senegal $9.19B
Uganda $7.37B
Guinea $5.82B
Mali $5.81B
Somalia $5.18B
Chad $4.52B
Haiti $4.33B
Madagascar $4.16B
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Rwanda $3.65B
Tajikistan $3.13B
Liberia $2.79B
Togo $2.36B
Sierra Leone $1.44B
Burundi $0.91B
Central African Republic $0.78B
Guinea-Bissau $0.42B
Nepal Imports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2020 $11.41B 33.89%
2019 $14.18B 41.47%
2018 $13.45B 40.63%
2017 $10.67B 36.83%
2016 $8.32B 33.94%
2015 $8.88B 36.45%
2014 $8.15B 35.86%
2013 $7.22B 32.57%
2012 $6.33B 29.17%
2011 $6.15B 28.43%
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%