OECD members Imports 1970-2024

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.
  • OECD members imports for 2022 was $18,852.85B, a 14.38% increase from 2021.
  • OECD members imports for 2021 was $16,482.48B, a 21.83% increase from 2020.
  • OECD members imports for 2020 was $13,529.22B, a 10.14% decline from 2019.
  • OECD members imports for 2019 was $15,056.20B, a 1.04% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
World $30,309.93B
OECD members $18,852.85B
European Union $9,043.94B
East Asia & Pacific $8,748.24B
Euro Area $7,458.41B
Latin America & Caribbean $1,867.15B
South Asia $1,149.11B
Sub-Saharan Africa $531.31B
OECD members Imports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2022 $18,852.85B 31.63%
2021 $16,482.48B 28.24%
2020 $13,529.22B 25.75%
2019 $15,056.20B 27.94%
2018 $15,214.57B 28.51%
2017 $13,906.43B 27.57%
2016 $12,764.09B 26.41%
2015 $12,885.79B 27.18%
2014 $14,309.34B 28.46%
2013 $13,941.38B 28.30%
2012 $13,714.88B 28.21%
2011 $13,917.14B 28.59%
2010 $11,902.20B 26.30%
2009 $10,309.16B 23.89%
2008 $13,163.23B 28.54%
2007 $11,789.35B 27.14%
2006 $10,386.12B 26.18%
2005 $9,190.72B 24.44%
2004 $8,219.87B 23.11%
2003 $6,909.26B 21.62%
2002 $5,996.29B 20.99%
2001 $5,802.38B 21.20%
2000 $5,988.53B 21.67%
1999 $5,417.93B 20.04%
1998 $5,131.18B 19.93%
1997 $5,015.77B 19.68%
1996 $4,890.67B 18.90%
1995 $4,657.16B 18.15%
1994 $3,945.82B 16.95%
1993 $3,527.89B 16.26%
1992 $3,677.28B 17.18%
1991 $3,450.72B 17.34%
1990 $3,404.57B 18.11%
1989 $2,936.13B 17.59%
1988 $2,699.38B 16.92%
1987 $2,355.81B 16.65%
1986 $1,983.51B 16.23%
1985 $1,730.69B 17.16%
1984 $1,684.35B 17.58%
1983 $1,568.47B 17.13%
1982 $1,590.91B 17.94%
1981 $1,689.12B 18.76%
1980 $1,736.26B 19.63%
1979 $1,451.62B 18.24%
1978 $1,134.87B 16.47%
1977 $976.90B 17.04%
1976 $859.38B 16.91%
1975 $758.32B 16.18%
1974 $739.00B 17.67%
1973 $531.42B 14.24%
1972 $391.98B 12.69%
1971 $329.64B 12.38%
1970 $296.57B 12.33%