Goods imports as a part of balance payment reached 19.5 USD bil in 2017 in Tunisia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 6.33 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, goods imports as a part of balance payment in Tunisia reached an all time high of 23.4 USD bil in 2014 and an all time low of 1.43 USD bil in 1976. When compared to Tunisia's main peers, goods imports as a part of balance payment in Algeria amounted to 48.8 USD bil, 433 USD bil in Italy and 5.10 USD bil in Malta in 2017.
Tunisia has been ranked 71st within the group of 156 countries we follow in terms of goods imports as a part of balance payment, 6 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.