OECD members Imports 1970-2021

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.
  • OECD members imports for 2020 was $13,401.40B, a 10.3% decline from 2019.
  • OECD members imports for 2019 was $14,940.49B, a 1.48% decline from 2018.
  • OECD members imports for 2018 was $15,164.78B, a 9.26% increase from 2017.
  • OECD members imports for 2017 was $13,879.16B, a 8.97% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
World $21,752.58B
OECD members $13,401.40B
East Asia & Pacific $6,514.75B
European Union $6,497.76B
Euro Area $5,376.97B
Latin America & Caribbean $1,226.14B
South Asia $627.32B
Sub-Saharan Africa $401.20B
OECD members Imports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2020 $13,401.40B 0.00%
2019 $14,940.49B 28.55%
2018 $15,164.78B 28.99%
2017 $13,879.16B 28.20%
2016 $12,737.19B 27.15%
2015 $12,857.96B 27.84%
2014 $14,247.58B 28.42%
2013 $13,895.24B 28.32%
2012 $13,667.12B 28.58%
2011 $13,861.15B 28.52%
2010 $11,830.48B 26.41%
2009 $10,259.19B 23.87%
2008 $13,104.32B 28.09%
2007 $11,741.01B 26.88%
2006 $10,350.22B 26.41%
2005 $9,161.12B 24.90%
2004 $8,194.07B 23.68%
2003 $6,889.77B 22.50%
2002 $5,987.20B 22.50%
2001 $5,800.61B 23.24%
2000 $5,953.14B 24.00%
1999 $5,384.82B 21.70%
1998 $3,705.24B 21.35%
1997 $3,672.12B 21.16%
1996 $3,505.27B 20.17%
1995 $3,289.15B 19.69%
1994 $2,831.07B 18.48%
1993 $2,524.24B 17.61%
1992 $2,498.24B 17.91%
1991 $2,361.59B 18.00%
1990 $2,341.08B 18.50%
1989 $2,082.55B 18.55%
1988 $1,910.49B 17.84%
1987 $1,653.83B 17.46%
1986 $1,422.21B 17.38%
1985 $1,270.53B 18.88%
1984 $1,240.08B 19.12%
1983 $1,118.27B 18.12%
1982 $1,109.68B 18.56%
1981 $1,186.24B 19.25%
1980 $1,169.26B 19.22%
1979 $989.29B 17.55%
1978 $780.38B 16.16%
1977 $673.11B 16.84%
1976 $589.26B 16.80%
1975 $518.89B 16.03%
1974 $510.15B 17.67%
1973 $363.75B 14.33%
1972 $271.72B 13.00%
1971 $231.21B 13.01%
1970 $208.50B 13.08%