El Salvador Imports 1965-2020

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.
  • El Salvador imports for 2019 was $12.87B, a 1.85% increase from 2018.
  • El Salvador imports for 2018 was $12.64B, a 11.76% increase from 2017.
  • El Salvador imports for 2017 was $11.31B, a 5.38% increase from 2016.
  • El Salvador imports for 2016 was $10.73B, a 2.74% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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El Salvador Imports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2019 $12.87B 47.64%
2018 $12.64B 48.39%
2017 $11.31B 45.27%
2016 $10.73B 44.36%
2015 $11.03B 47.07%
2014 $10.97B 48.55%
2013 $11.16B 50.73%
2012 $10.50B 49.08%
2011 $10.20B 50.29%
2010 $8.60B 46.59%
2009 $7.41B 42.12%
2008 $9.70B 53.93%
2007 $8.86B 52.05%
2006 $7.60B 47.52%
2005 $6.53B 44.45%
2004 $6.02B 43.88%
2003 $5.60B 42.31%
2002 $5.12B 40.41%
2001 $5.02B 40.88%
2000 $4.94B 41.88%
1999 $4.13B 36.59%
1998 $3.99B 36.49%
1997 $3.84B 37.54%
1996 $3.27B 34.14%
1995 $3.37B 37.81%
1994 $2.71B 35.23%
1993 $2.28B 34.16%
1992 $1.89B 32.54%
1991 $1.60B 30.53%
1990 $1.50B 31.12%
1989 $1.04B 23.69%
1988 $0.93B 22.29%
1987 $1.03B 26.10%
1986 $1.10B 29.05%
1985 $1.14B 29.89%
1984 $1.04B 28.54%
1983 $1.05B 29.91%
1982 $0.97B 28.47%
1981 $1.15B 33.59%
1980 $1.19B 33.24%
1979 $1.29B 37.14%
1978 $1.24B 39.53%
1977 $1.10B 37.47%
1976 $0.86B 36.82%
1975 $0.72B 38.22%
1974 $0.68B 40.83%
1973 $0.48B 32.98%
1972 $0.36B 28.13%
1971 $0.32B 26.61%
1970 $0.28B 24.55%
1969 $0.27B 25.79%
1968 $0.27B 27.10%
1967 $0.28B 28.66%
1966 $0.28B 29.78%
1965 $0.25B 28.81%