Goods imports as a part of balance payment reached 608 USD bil in 2017 in France, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 8.87 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, goods imports as a part of balance payment in France reached an all time high of 677 USD bil in 2011 and an all time low of 48.8 USD bil in 1975. When compared to France's main peers, goods imports as a part of balance payment in Belgium amounted to 304 USD bil, 1,131 USD bil in Germany, 433 USD bil in Italy and 338 USD bil in Spain in 2017.
France has been ranked 8th within the group of 156 countries we follow in terms of goods imports as a part of balance payment, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Goods imports refer to all movable goods (including non-monetary gold) involved in a change of ownership from non-residents to residents.