Botswana - Food imports
Food imports (% of merchandise imports)
The value for Food imports (% of merchandise imports) in Botswana was 12.36 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 10 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 15.49 in 2002 and a minimum value of 11.96 in 2008.
Definition: Food comprises the commodities in SITC sections 0 (food and live animals), 1 (beverages and tobacco), and 4 (animal and vegetable oils and fats) and SITC division 22 (oil seeds, oil nuts, and oil kernels).
Source: World Bank staff estimates from the Comtrade database maintained by the United Nations Statistics Division.