OECD members Imports 1970-2022

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 2021 was $16,366.83B, a 21.49% increase from 2020.
  • OECD members imports for 2020 was $13,472.01B, a 10.28% decline from 2019.
  • OECD members imports for 2019 was $15,015.51B, a 1.08% decline from 2018.
  • OECD members imports for 2018 was $15,179.31B, a 9.37% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
World $26,982.56B
OECD members $16,366.83B
East Asia & Pacific $8,146.19B
European Union $8,009.96B
Euro Area $6,594.32B
Latin America & Caribbean $1,541.94B
South Asia $919.79B
Sub-Saharan Africa $501.28B
OECD members Imports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2021 $16,366.83B 28.26%
2020 $13,472.01B 25.74%
2019 $15,015.51B 27.86%
2018 $15,179.31B 28.43%
2017 $13,878.53B 27.50%
2016 $12,741.55B 26.35%
2015 $12,866.28B 27.12%
2014 $14,286.41B 28.40%
2013 $13,921.68B 28.24%
2012 $13,700.72B 28.17%
2011 $13,902.65B 28.56%
2010 $11,890.21B 26.27%
2009 $10,301.06B 23.87%
2008 $13,161.45B 28.53%
2007 $11,789.27B 27.14%
2006 $10,383.90B 26.17%
2005 $9,187.50B 24.43%
2004 $8,215.86B 23.10%
2003 $6,906.67B 21.62%
2002 $5,994.62B 20.99%
2001 $5,800.97B 21.20%
2000 $5,987.09B 21.67%
1999 $5,417.18B 20.04%
1998 $5,130.10B 19.93%
1997 $5,015.13B 19.68%
1996 $4,890.42B 18.90%
1995 $4,657.07B 18.15%
1994 $3,945.77B 16.95%
1993 $3,527.59B 16.26%
1992 $3,677.07B 17.18%
1991 $3,450.48B 17.34%
1990 $3,404.58B 18.11%
1989 $2,936.28B 17.60%
1988 $2,699.37B 16.93%
1987 $2,355.69B 16.65%
1986 $1,983.40B 16.24%
1985 $1,730.72B 17.16%
1984 $1,684.39B 17.59%
1983 $1,568.42B 17.13%
1982 $1,590.84B 17.94%
1981 $1,689.25B 18.77%
1980 $1,736.36B 19.64%
1979 $1,451.84B 18.25%
1978 $1,135.05B 16.48%
1977 $977.38B 17.05%
1976 $859.48B 16.91%
1975 $758.90B 16.20%
1974 $739.91B 17.70%
1973 $531.80B 14.26%
1972 $392.23B 12.70%
1971 $329.61B 12.38%
1970 $297.08B 12.36%