Imports (As % of GDP) rose to 0.317% in Ivory Coast in 2017

Imports (As % of GDP) (%)
Economy | Ivory Coast | May 17, 2019
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Imports as a share of GDP reached 0.317 % in 2017 in Ivory Coast, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 4.45 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, imports as a share of GDP in Ivory Coast reached an all time high of 0.447 % in 2012 and an all time low of 0.229 % in 1960. When compared to Ivory Coast's main peers, imports as a share of GDP in Burkina Faso amounted to 0.264 %, 1.04 % in Guinea, 0.987 % in Liberia and 0.387 % in Mali in 2017.

Ivory Coast has been ranked 117th within the group of 165 countries we follow in terms of imports as a share of GDP, 34 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
Algeria % 0.287% 0.285% 0.304% 0.319% 0.365%
Burkina Faso % 0.332% 0.372% 0.279% 0.244% 0.250%
Ghana % 0.494% 0.528% 0.359% 0.363% 0.436%
Guinea % 0.534% 0.535% 0.540% 0.501% 0.509%
Ivory Coast % 0.373% 0.447% 0.386% 0.344% 0.342%
Liberia % 0.945% 0.893% 0.964% 1.09% 1.07%
Mali % 0.312% 0.318% 0.399% 0.381% 0.396%
Mauritania % 0.625% 0.795% 0.720% 0.658% 0.723%
Niger % 0.478% 0.394% 0.391% 0.393% 0.409%
Senegal % 0.359% 0.390% 0.380% 0.367% 0.354%
Sierra Leone % 0.645% 0.604% 0.588% 0.524% 0.474%