Imports as a share of GDP reached 0.506 % in 2017 in Austria, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 4.08 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, imports as a share of GDP in Austria reached an all time high of 0.512 % in 2012 and an all time low of 0.219 % in 1961. When compared to Austria's main peers, imports as a share of GDP in Germany amounted to 0.395 %, 0.807 % in Hungary, 0.282 % in Italy and 0.542 % in Switzerland in 2017.
Austria has been ranked 56th within the group of 165 countries we follow in terms of imports as a share of GDP, 11 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.