Imports of goods and services reached 576,913 USD bil in 2017 in South Korea, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 15.1 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, imports of goods and services in South Korea reached an all time high of 654,764 USD bil in 2012 and an all time low of 338 USD bil in 1961. When compared to South Korea's main peers, imports of goods and services in China amounted to 2,208,418 USD bil, 815,801 USD bil in Japan and 221,075 USD bil in Vietnam in 2017.
South Korea has been ranked 12th within the group of 164 countries we follow in terms of imports of goods and services, 1 places above 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 of Goods and Services (USD)||Unit||2009||2010||2011||2012||2013||2014||2015||2016||2017|
|Dem. People's Republic of Korea||USD bil||...||...||...||...||...||...||...||...||...|
|South Korea||USD bil||652,368||654,764||638,384||635,406||530,642|