Imports as a share of GDP reached 0.436 % in 2017 in Romania, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.42 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, imports as a share of GDP in Romania reached an all time high of 0.446 % in 2004 and an all time low of 0.215 % in 1991. When compared to Romania's main peers, imports as a share of GDP in Bulgaria amounted to 0.637 %, 0.807 % in Hungary, 0.707 % in Moldova and 0.556 % in Ukraine in 2017.
Romania has been ranked 74th within the group of 165 countries we follow in terms of imports as a share of GDP, 7 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.