Tanzania Imports 1990-2020

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.
  • Tanzania imports for 2017 was $9.12B, a 3.95% decline from 2016.
  • Tanzania imports for 2016 was $9.49B, a 15.3% decline from 2015.
  • Tanzania imports for 2015 was $11.21B, a 17.8% decline from 2014.
  • Tanzania imports for 2014 was $13.63B, a 0.77% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
Ethiopia $19.20B
Congo, Dem. Rep. $14.84B
Nepal $10.67B
Tanzania $9.12B
Mozambique $8.08B
Afghanistan $7.96B
Senegal $7.51B
Guinea $7.09B
Zimbabwe $6.69B
Uganda $6.21B
Mali $5.51B
Haiti $4.75B
Burkina Faso $4.63B
Madagascar $4.54B
Benin $4.35B
Chad $3.97B
Liberia $3.24B
Niger $2.94B
Tajikistan $2.93B
Rwanda $2.91B
Malawi $2.28B
Togo $2.11B
Sierra Leone $1.80B
Burundi $0.85B
Central African Republic $0.83B
Gambia $0.58B
Guinea-Bissau $0.45B
Comoros $0.30B
Tanzania Imports - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2017 $9.12B 17.10%
2016 $9.49B 19.07%
2015 $11.21B 23.65%
2014 $13.63B 27.29%
2013 $13.53B 29.62%
2012 $12.69B 32.00%
2011 $11.97B 34.53%
2010 $8.97B 28.03%
2009 $7.37B 25.34%
2008 $8.26B 29.56%
2007 $6.17B 28.23%
2006 $4.54B 24.35%
2005 $3.68B 19.98%
2004 $2.93B 17.56%
2003 $2.34B 15.35%
2002 $1.87B 13.21%
2001 $1.93B 14.19%
2000 $1.76B 13.17%
1999 $1.89B 14.85%
1998 $1.95B 15.91%
1997 $1.97B 25.69%
1996 $2.08B 31.94%
1995 $2.18B 41.51%
1994 $1.97B 43.63%
1993 $2.03B 47.71%
1992 $1.81B 39.35%
1991 $1.67B 33.64%
1990 $1.60B 37.45%