Imports (As % of GDP) fell to 0.263% in Kazakhstan in 2017

Imports (As % of GDP) (%)
Economy | Kazakhstan | May 17, 2019
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Imports as a share of GDP reached 0.263 % in 2017 in Kazakhstan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 7.74 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, imports as a share of GDP in Kazakhstan reached an all time high of 0.753 % in 1992 and an all time low of 0.245 % in 2015. When compared to Kazakhstan's main peers, imports as a share of GDP in China amounted to 0.180 %, 0.668 % in Kyrgyzstan, 0.207 % in Russia and 0.387 % in Uzbekistan in 2017.

Kazakhstan has been ranked 139th within the group of 165 countries we follow in terms of imports as a share of GDP, 60 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Imports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world.

Imports (As % of GDP) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
China % 0.241% 0.227% 0.221% 0.214% 0.181%
Germany % 0.399% 0.399% 0.394% 0.387% 0.389%
India % 0.311% 0.313% 0.284% 0.260% 0.221%
Japan % 0.155% 0.161% 0.182% 0.200% 0.180%
Kazakhstan % 0.267% 0.296% 0.268% 0.256% 0.245%
Kyrgyzstan % 0.816% 0.953% 0.918% 0.877% 0.758%
Russia % 0.199% 0.202% 0.204% 0.206% 0.206%
Tajikistan % 0.633% 0.659% 0.602% 0.448% 0.422%
Turkmenistan % 0.513% 0.505% 0.488% 0.443% 0.456%
USA % 0.173% 0.170% 0.165% 0.164% 0.153%
Uzbekistan % 0.308% 0.325% 0.309% 0.314% 0.297%