Table 8
Imports by country, customs basis, not seasonally adjusted

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Imports by country, customs basis, not seasonally adjusted


Table summary
This table displays the results of imports by country august, january to august, change and 2011, calculated using 2011, 2012, january to august 2012/ january to august 2011, millions of dollars and percent units of measure (appearing as column headers).

  August January to August Change
2011 2012 2011 2012 January to August 2012/ January
to August 2011
  millions of dollars percent
North America  
Canada 446.7 228.2 2,551.6 2,161.5 -15.3
Greenland 0.1 0.0 0.5 0.1 -73.8
Mexico 2,275.2 2,043.8 16,149.3 16,831.6 4.2
Saint Pierre and Miquelon 0.3 0.3 1.8 2.5 39.2
United States 19,520.1 19,700.1 145,060.3 157,573.9 8.6
Total 22,242.4 21,972.4 163,763.4 176,569.6 7.8
Western Europe  
Andorra 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.6 84.0
Austria 111.4 113.6 830.7 899.3 8.3
Belgium 106.9 163.9 1,086.5 1,172.6 7.9
Denmark 104.6 71.1 1,058.7 654.9 -38.1
Faeroe Islands 0.7 1.0 5.8 6.0 2.8
Finland 84.9 63.6 1,127.9 595.7 -47.2
France 443.9 417.1 3,499.4 3,329.3 -4.9
Germany 1,208.7 1,256.9 8,428.1 9,765.5 15.9
Gibraltar 0.0 0.0 1.7 0.0 -97.9
Greece 17.5 13.6 119.1 100.4 -15.7
Iceland 2.5 6.6 18.8 41.7 121.5
Italy 482.7 463.9 3,345.2 3,497.1 4.5
Luxembourg 11.4 14.0 78.2 94.7 21.2
Malta 1.8 2.5 17.6 22.9 30.4
Netherlands 333.0 387.1 1,576.7 2,583.0 63.8
Norway 99.6 352.2 2,570.3 2,802.2 9.0
Portugal 28.1 25.5 205.8 219.0 6.4
Republic of Ireland (Eire) 101.7 90.5 822.3 858.1 4.3
Spain 139.1 162.9 1,160.5 1,167.4 0.6
Sweden 147.4 142.0 1,505.3 1,433.8 -4.7
Switzerland 263.7 309.5 1,985.5 2,365.1 19.1
United Kingdom 869.0 791.8 7,389.3 6,074.7 -17.8
Total 4,558.8 4,849.5 36,833.8 37,683.9 2.3
Other Europe  
Albania 0.6 0.7 4.4 3.2 -28.4
Armenia 8.1 7.9 36.1 51.9 43.7
Azerbaijan 0.0 165.5 310.2 891.2 187.2
Belarus 1.1 0.7 4.5 85.4 Note ...: not applicable
Bosnia and Herzegovina 1.4 0.9 7.5 8.4 11.9
Bulgaria 17.9 16.2 82.9 140.3 69.3
Croatia 2.8 8.7 18.8 24.4 29.5
Czech Republic 39.5 43.4 250.7 295.3 17.8
Estonia 5.1 2.3 68.8 30.5 -55.6
Georgia 11.2 12.4 76.1 66.0 -13.3
Hungary 29.0 30.1 221.5 285.9 29.1
Kazakhstan 254.4 334.4 1,967.2 2,208.7 12.3
Kyrgyzstan 0.0 0.6 0.1 0.7 485.2
Latvia 2.1 1.9 11.2 12.6 12.4
Lithuania 42.5 5.2 499.6 46.1 -90.8
Macedonia (Former Yugoslav Republic
of Macedonia)
0.9 1.0 5.2 6.9 31.7
Montenegro 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.4 2.5
Poland 103.0 82.6 1,044.8 755.9 -27.7
Republic of Moldova 0.2 0.4 1.3 2.5 94.5
Romania 54.7 23.9 211.8 158.1 -25.4
Russian Federation 126.8 43.4 895.5 719.5 -19.6
Serbia 0.9 1.2 10.5 9.3 -11.4
Slovakia 19.5 21.6 161.5 190.2 17.8
Slovenia 8.4 16.7 62.7 101.1 61.2
Tajikistan 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 Note ...: not applicable
Turkmenistan 0.3 0.0 0.5 0.2 -65.9
Ukraine 19.9 16.3 92.0 113.8 23.7
Uzbekistan 0.1 0.0 1.6 0.4 -72.5
Total 750.4 838.2 6,047.5 6,209.0 2.7
Middle East  
Bahrain 0.2 0.3 2.8 68.2 Note ...: not applicable
Cyprus 0.1 0.4 2.1 2.6 24.1
Egypt 25.1 42.3 264.8 319.2 20.6
Eritrea 44.4 38.6 186.4 275.8 48.0
Ethiopia 2.1 1.6 13.3 12.1 -8.6
Iran 3.4 2.5 24.1 31.5 30.8
Iraq 109.4 234.1 1,485.5 2,448.0 64.8
Israel 69.5 111.8 646.1 799.7 23.8
Jordan 2.0 1.8 13.0 13.4 3.2
Kuwait 0.0 0.0 56.3 27.5 -51.2
Lebanon 1.6 1.8 12.4 13.6 9.0
Libya 0.0 0.1 5.0 0.4 -91.9
Oman 0.9 1.0 11.5 21.8 88.8
Qatar 0.8 19.5 321.7 84.4 -73.8
Saudi Arabia 40.4 82.1 1,800.2 1,998.2 11.0
Somalia 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 -78.8
Sudan 10.0 9.2 85.0 78.8 -7.3
Syria 0.5 0.1 3.9 2.2 -42.8
Turkey 100.9 120.8 701.6 1,005.8 43.4
United Arab Emirates 5.9 6.3 838.4 175.4 -79.1
Yemen 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 32.5
Total 417.2 674.4 6,474.1 7,378.6 14.0
Other Africa  
Algeria 527.6 549.8 3,444.7 3,936.7 14.3
Angola 100.9 101.2 1,650.0 1,192.7 -27.7
Antarctica 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.1 -75.4
Benin 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 324.0
Botswana 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 71.4
Bouvet Island 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 147.8
Burkina Faso 0.0 0.0 2.2 4.9 127.8
Burundi 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2 10.8
Cameroon 0.2 0.7 3.9 6.1 56.8
Cape Verde 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 -86.0
Central African Republic 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.6 260.5
Chad 0.0 0.1 0.3 115.2 Note ...: not applicable
Comoros 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 147.4
Congo 0.3 0.2 1.9 1.3 -29.0
Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.2 0.2 0.6 1.1 77.9
Djibouti 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 153.7
Equatorial Guinea 0.0 44.6 567.7 360.6 -36.5
French Southern Territories 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 905.9
Gabon 2.4 0.0 3.3 0.9 -71.7
Gambia 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 -39.1
Ghana 3.1 0.9 47.6 12.5 -73.9
Guinea 6.9 8.8 35.9 54.0 50.5
Guinea-Bissau 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 376.4
Ivory Coast 30.8 14.3 361.2 374.0 3.6
Kenya 2.2 2.9 15.9 13.7 -13.9
Lesotho 1.1 0.9 8.5 7.0 -18.3
Liberia 2.4 3.2 21.5 24.0 12.0
Madagascar 11.9 12.3 38.1 63.0 65.2
Malawi 26.0 15.7 113.7 78.7 -30.8
Mali 0.0 0.3 0.5 0.7 41.9
Mauritania 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 133.1
Mauritius 1.0 0.9 6.9 8.5 22.2
Morocco 5.6 7.5 56.3 72.6 28.9
Mozambique 0.3 0.5 2.8 4.0 42.4
Namibia 26.2 22.7 160.6 144.8 -9.8
Niger 0.0 0.0 0.9 0.4 -60.7
Nigeria 542.8 331.4 1,657.1 1,311.8 -20.8
Rwanda 0.1 0.1 0.4 1.1 171.0
Saint Helena 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 -66.3
Sao Tome and Principe 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 -83.4
Senegal 0.0 0.1 0.6 0.7 8.6
Seychelles 0.0 0.6 0.4 1.5 251.5
Sierra Leone 0.8 0.1 2.2 0.6 -72.9
South Africa 67.3 62.6 618.1 492.0 -20.4
Swaziland 0.2 0.2 1.3 2.5 98.5
Togo 3.8 0.0 10.7 0.4 -96.1
Tunisia 6.0 4.2 38.6 36.7 -4.9
Uganda 0.2 0.1 2.5 2.6 2.5
United Republic of Tanzania 0.7 0.7 3.5 5.6 59.7
Western Sahara 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 Note ...: not applicable
Zambia 0.2 0.1 0.8 1.8 115.9
Zimbabwe 0.4 0.1 4.0 1.7 -56.6
Total 1,371.7 1,188.1 8,886.8 8,338.1 -6.2
Other Asia  
Afghanistan 0.1 0.1 1.2 1.6 32.8
Bangladesh 118.1 130.0 778.4 798.1 2.5
Bhutan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 169.9
British Indian Ocean Territory 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 -69.7
Brunei Darussalam 0.5 0.1 5.6 3.4 -39.7
Cambodia 52.6 70.5 338.6 395.3 16.8
China 4,671.3 4,593.1 30,445.3 32,761.4 7.6
Hong Kong 25.6 24.1 220.9 187.4 -15.2
India 203.7 242.2 1,647.4 1,995.1 21.1
Indonesia 140.4 117.8 951.4 883.1 -7.2
Japan 1,061.9 1,124.5 8,023.3 10,191.5 27.0
Laos 0.8 0.7 4.5 6.3 39.7
Macao 1.1 0.8 5.7 11.9 110.3
Malaysia 187.3 177.2 1,390.9 1,458.4 4.9
Maldives 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.6 287.9
Mongolia 44.4 15.2 141.6 105.2 -25.8
Myanmar 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.2 188.1
Nepal 1.8 2.0 9.3 8.0 -13.7
North Korea 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 46.6
Pakistan 25.7 29.7 169.7 187.6 10.6
Philippines 85.2 89.6 606.1 660.2 8.9
Singapore 138.4 107.5 934.0 849.0 -9.1
South Korea 581.3 499.5 4,452.9 4,419.7 -0.7
Sri Lanka 14.6 15.0 99.7 124.9 25.2
Taiwan 486.1 386.8 3,188.9 3,040.6 -4.6
Thailand 238.8 235.3 1,762.7 1,736.5 -1.5
Timor-Leste 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 -92.3
Viet Nam 136.7 156.6 835.3 1,063.8 27.3
Total 8,216.4 8,018.2 56,013.9 60,889.9 8.7
Oceania  
American Samoa 0.4 0.0 0.5 0.4 -14.6
Australia 189.8 154.3 1,168.2 1,371.8 17.4
Christmas Island 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 -54.2
Cocos (Keeling) Islands 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 677.3
Cook Islands 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 -33.5
Fiji 1.0 0.4 3.1 2.9 -4.4
French Polynesia 0.3 0.1 0.7 0.6 -15.2
Guam 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 -6.7
Heard Island and McDonald Islands 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 -98.5
Kiribati 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 239.0
Nauru 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 181.9
New Caledonia 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.3 124.5
New Zealand 49.2 48.1 383.4 370.6 -3.3
Niue 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 -53.0
Norfolk Island 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 Note ...: not applicable
Papua New Guinea 0.1 0.1 0.5 1.1 151.3
Pitcairn 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 -65.1
Samoa 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 377.8
Solomon Islands 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.3 138.4
Tonga 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 119.6
United States Minor Outlying
Islands
0.3 0.3 2.0 3.4 76.0
Vanuatu 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 67.1
Wallis and Futuna 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 -60.3
Total 241.1 203.9 1,559.0 1,752.4 12.4
South America  
Argentina 148.4 182.3 1,367.4 1,326.3 -3.0
Bolivia 14.2 15.6 153.8 158.3 2.9
Brazil 365.6 378.7 2,560.1 2,480.2 -3.1
Chile 146.5 116.4 1,351.8 1,169.4 -13.5
Colombia 47.6 39.0 473.9 464.5 -2.0
Ecuador 14.6 17.2 152.9 189.1 23.7
Falkland Islands (Malvinas) 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.4 52.5
Guyana 47.0 86.0 254.6 327.0 28.5
Paraguay 0.6 1.0 2.9 6.1 112.8
Peru 364.1 310.2 2,844.3 2,456.8 -13.6
Suriname 3.1 13.5 194.1 74.3 -61.7
Uruguay 1.9 5.1 27.1 53.4 97.2
Venezuela 116.8 1.4 583.8 213.8 -63.4
Total 1,270.4 1,166.2 9,967.0 8,919.6 -10.5
Central America Antilles  
Anguilla 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2 -8.7
Antigua and Barbuda 0.0 0.2 0.2 1.4 456.1
Aruba 0.0 0.0 5.5 0.0 -99.9
Bahamas 3.5 0.3 15.3 17.9 17.1
Barbados 0.8 1.0 4.0 7.0 74.9
Belize 0.6 0.3 4.9 2.4 -49.9
Bermuda 0.1 0.1 0.6 1.8 209.4
British Virgin Islands 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.7 117.2
Cayman Islands 0.4 0.0 0.7 0.3 -54.8
Costa Rica 35.1 45.0 326.0 345.1 5.9
Cuba 65.2 33.6 493.7 366.2 -25.8
Dominica 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.1 -31.5
Dominican Republic 12.1 12.7 94.0 108.9 15.8
El Salvador 8.9 7.0 106.4 74.9 -29.6
Grenada 0.3 0.4 0.9 1.8 96.1
Guatemala 28.5 44.5 305.6 306.6 0.3
Haiti 2.2 1.6 17.8 19.7 10.2
Honduras 15.5 15.6 135.3 158.6 17.2
Jamaica 12.9 17.9 152.2 82.2 -46.0
Montserrat 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.1 -40.5
Netherlands Antilles 0.0 0.0 23.4 0.2 -99.2
Nicaragua 26.1 32.9 220.7 256.7 16.3
Panama 11.6 12.6 81.4 79.6 -2.2
Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.9 0.8 5.3 6.0 13.3
Saint Lucia 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 75.9
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.1 -39.1
Trinidad and Tobago 19.4 14.0 263.0 181.9 -30.8
Turks and Caicos Islands 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 119.7
Total 244.3 240.8 2,258.4 2,020.7 -10.5
All countries 39,312.7 39,151.8 291,803.9 309,761.9 6.2