Goods imports as a part of balance payment reached 5.97 USD bil in 2017 in Senegal, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 23.5 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, goods imports as a part of balance payment in Senegal reached an all time high of 5.97 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.553 USD bil in 1974. When compared to Senegal's main peers, goods imports as a part of balance payment in Gambia amounted to 0.426 USD bil, 3.48 USD bil in Guinea, 3.60 USD bil in Mali and 2.09 USD bil in Mauritania in 2017.
Senegal has been ranked 109th 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.