OECD members Imports 1970-2020

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.
  • OECD members imports for 2019 was $14,834.76B, a 1.53% decline from 2018.
  • OECD members imports for 2018 was $15,064.92B, a 8.93% increase from 2017.
  • OECD members imports for 2017 was $13,830.17B, a 8.97% increase from 2016.
  • OECD members imports for 2016 was $12,692.14B, a 0.99% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
World $24,266.40B
OECD members $14,834.76B
European Union $7,090.65B
East Asia & Pacific $7,062.42B
Euro Area $5,907.93B
Latin America & Caribbean $1,487.80B
South Asia $786.69B
Sub-Saharan Africa $459.71B
OECD members Imports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2019 $14,834.76B 0.00%
2018 $15,064.92B 28.91%
2017 $13,830.17B 28.20%
2016 $12,692.14B 27.14%
2015 $12,819.36B 27.83%
2014 $14,232.09B 28.42%
2013 $13,875.03B 28.31%
2012 $13,650.21B 28.57%
2011 $13,840.08B 28.52%
2010 $11,827.59B 26.42%
2009 $10,234.55B 23.86%
2008 $13,094.95B 28.07%
2007 $11,734.86B 26.85%
2006 $10,337.06B 26.39%
2005 $9,184.14B 24.98%
2004 $8,191.13B 23.72%
2003 $6,863.84B 22.48%
2002 $5,952.29B 22.47%
2001 $5,771.28B 23.22%
2000 $5,962.20B 23.99%
1999 $5,398.21B 21.68%
1998 $5,115.14B 21.34%
1997 $5,001.32B 21.15%
1996 $4,880.26B 20.16%
1995 $4,650.10B 19.68%
1994 $3,939.48B 18.62%
1993 $3,521.76B 17.75%
1992 $3,671.96B 18.01%
1991 $3,446.35B 18.12%
1990 $3,400.92B 18.64%
1989 $2,933.18B 18.62%
1988 $2,696.59B 17.92%
1987 $2,353.06B 17.57%
1986 $1,981.26B 17.48%
1985 $1,728.86B 19.00%
1984 $1,682.61B 19.23%
1983 $1,566.69B 18.22%
1982 $1,589.17B 18.67%
1981 $1,687.45B 19.39%
1980 $1,734.05B 19.36%
1979 $1,449.91B 18.05%
1978 $1,133.42B 16.65%
1977 $975.99B 17.29%
1976 $858.44B 17.20%
1975 $757.95B 16.43%
1974 $738.90B 18.11%
1973 $531.08B 14.81%
1972 $391.66B 13.44%
1971 $329.11B 13.49%
1970 $296.65B 13.63%