Imports of Goods and Services (USD) rose 28.1% to USD 518 bil in Gambia in 2017

Imports of Goods and Services (USD) (USD bil)
Economy | Gambia | May 17, 2019
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Imports of goods and services reached 518 USD bil in 2017 in Gambia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 28.1 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, imports of goods and services in Gambia reached an all time high of 518 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 19.3 USD bil in 1966. When compared to Gambia's main peers, imports of goods and services in Guinea Bissau amounted to 426 USD bil, 5,936 USD bil in Mali, 3,471 USD bil in Mauritania and 7,460 USD bil in Senegal in 2017.

Gambia has been ranked 162nd within the group of 164 countries we follow in terms of imports of goods and services, 5 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
Algeria USD bil 57,376 59,612 63,767 68,262 60,621
Burkina Faso USD bil 3,555 4,149 3,328 3,016 2,604
Gambia USD bil 369 403 370 404 450
Guinea USD bil 3,620 4,089 4,520 4,397 4,480
Guinea Bissau USD bil 340 254 270 331 338
Mali USD bil 4,048 3,954 5,287 5,463 5,187
Mauritania USD bil 3,228 4,157 4,124 3,546 3,500
Morocco USD bil 49,395 49,325 50,468 51,892 42,898
Niger USD bil 3,063 2,733 2,997 3,232 2,948
Senegal USD bil 6,420 6,952 7,214 7,249 6,296