Gabon - Merchandise imports

Merchandise imports from economies in the Arab World (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from economies in the Arab World (% of total merchandise imports) in Gabon was 9.45 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 54 years was 9.45 in 2014, while its lowest value was 0.17 in 1975.

Definition: Merchandise imports from economies in the Arab World are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from economies in the Arab World. Data are expressed as a percentage of total merchandise imports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

See also:

Year Value
1960 1.89
1961 1.68
1962 2.32
1963 2.08
1964 2.52
1965 2.25
1966 2.56
1967 3.26
1968 2.66
1969 2.11
1970 1.16
1971 0.67
1972 1.12
1973 0.69
1974 0.42
1975 0.17
1976 0.26
1977 0.22
1978 0.45
1979 0.29
1980 0.43
1981 0.53
1982 0.88
1983 0.56
1984 0.66
1985 0.63
1986 0.95
1987 0.89
1988 0.82
1989 0.97
1990 1.10
1991 1.29
1992 0.92
1993 1.22
1994 0.96
1995 1.02
1996 1.13
1997 2.17
1998 0.58
1999 0.30
2000 0.98
2001 0.97
2002 1.87
2003 1.80
2004 1.32
2005 1.71
2006 1.90
2007 1.73
2008 2.23
2009 2.65
2010 2.73
2011 2.69
2012 2.48
2013 9.12
2014 9.45

Merchandise imports (current US$)

The value for Merchandise imports (current US$) in Gabon was 2,993,000,000 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 54 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 3,879,589,000 in 2013 and a minimum value of 31,719,300 in 1960.

Definition: Merchandise imports show the c.i.f. value of goods received from the rest of the world valued in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Trade Organization.

See also:

Year Value
1960 31,719,300
1961 35,851,300
1962 40,793,500
1963 48,109,600
1964 55,672,800
1965 62,486,600
1966 66,371,500
1967 67,440,900
1968 64,540,400
1969 77,439,700
1970 80,051,300
1971 91,607,000
1972 138,878,000
1973 189,731,000
1974 331,884,000
1975 469,216,000
1976 503,188,000
1977 716,380,000
1978 616,753,000
1979 531,718,000
1980 674,000,000
1981 841,000,000
1982 867,000,000
1983 685,000,000
1984 724,000,000
1985 855,000,000
1986 866,000,000
1987 732,000,000
1988 791,000,000
1989 767,000,000
1990 918,000,000
1991 834,000,000
1992 700,000,000
1993 845,000,000
1994 756,000,000
1995 882,000,000
1996 957,000,000
1997 1,104,000,000
1998 1,103,000,000
1999 841,000,000
2000 950,467,500
2001 1,002,280,000
2002 1,135,055,000
2003 1,205,833,000
2004 1,347,360,000
2005 1,471,028,000
2006 1,724,853,000
2007 2,157,000,000
2008 2,563,071,000
2009 2,500,862,000
2010 2,982,509,000
2011 3,665,095,000
2012 3,628,826,000
2013 3,879,589,000
2014 2,993,000,000

Merchandise imports from high-income economies (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from high-income economies (% of total merchandise imports) in Gabon was 62.15 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 54 years was 93.91 in 1983, while its lowest value was 50.05 in 2013.

Definition: Merchandise imports from high-income economies are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from high-income economies according to the World Bank classification of economies. Data are expressed as a percentage of total merchandise imports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

See also:

Year Value
1960 89.62
1961 90.22
1962 88.14
1963 88.77
1964 88.47
1965 88.28
1966 90.06
1967 89.04
1968 89.34
1969 90.94
1970 89.37
1971 93.38
1972 92.29
1973 89.20
1974 86.92
1975 82.23
1976 91.20
1977 89.46
1978 82.26
1979 90.80
1980 91.53
1981 92.52
1982 92.98
1983 93.91
1984 84.73
1985 84.63
1986 85.47
1987 83.17
1988 83.84
1989 85.78
1990 84.21
1991 75.16
1992 80.80
1993 80.43
1994 79.34
1995 78.40
1996 84.36
1997 78.39
1998 79.71
1999 91.07
2000 90.69
2001 90.00
2002 85.41
2003 84.74
2004 82.77
2005 77.75
2006 75.62
2007 77.20
2008 73.44
2009 69.61
2010 70.73
2011 71.26
2012 65.45
2013 50.05
2014 62.15

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies outside region (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies outside region (% of total merchandise imports) in Gabon was 28.73 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 20 years was 28.73 in 2014, while its lowest value was 2.46 in 1999.

Definition: Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies outside region are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from other low- and middle-income economies in other World Bank regions according to the World Bank classification of economies. Data are expressed as a percentage of total merchandise imports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

See also:

Year Value
1994 5.40
1995 6.75
1996 4.90
1997 5.00
1998 3.96
1999 2.46
2000 3.35
2001 4.05
2002 5.70
2003 5.71
2004 5.77
2005 9.25
2006 11.02
2007 12.01
2008 14.21
2009 16.20
2010 18.87
2011 18.40
2012 22.41
2013 24.53
2014 28.73

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in East Asia & Pacific (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in East Asia & Pacific (% of total merchandise imports) in Gabon was 14.54 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 20 years was 15.04 in 2012, while its lowest value was 1.53 in 1999.

Definition: Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in East Asia and Pacific are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from low- and middle-income economies in the East Asia and Pacific region according to the World Bank classification of economies. Data are expressed as a percentage of total merchandise imports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

See also:

Year Value
1994 1.92
1995 3.53
1996 2.62
1997 2.08
1998 2.41
1999 1.53
2000 1.63
2001 1.93
2002 1.63
2003 2.01
2004 2.39
2005 4.41
2006 5.99
2007 6.53
2008 8.03
2009 9.61
2010 12.34
2011 11.57
2012 15.04
2013 10.99
2014 14.54

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Latin America & the Caribbean (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Latin America & the Caribbean (% of total merchandise imports) in Gabon was 1.77 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 2.25 in 2008, while its lowest value was 0.03 in 1987.

Definition: Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Latin America and the Caribbean are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from low- and middle-income economies in the Latin America and the Caribbean region according to the World Bank classification of economies. Data are expressed as a percentage of total merchandise imports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

See also:

Year Value
1987 0.03
1988 1.39
1989 0.30
1990 0.37
1991 0.18
1992 0.41
1993 0.85
1994 2.19
1995 1.91
1996 0.44
1997 0.30
1998 0.31
1999 0.18
2000 0.23
2001 0.50
2002 0.33
2003 0.64
2004 1.04
2005 1.80
2006 1.63
2007 1.71
2008 2.25
2009 2.06
2010 1.42
2011 1.35
2012 1.36
2013 1.22
2014 1.77

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Middle East & North Africa (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Middle East & North Africa (% of total merchandise imports) in Gabon was 9.32 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 54 years was 9.32 in 2014, while its lowest value was 0.17 in 1975.

Definition: Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Middle East and North Africa are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from low- and middle-income economies in the Middle East and North Africa region according to the World Bank classification of economies. Data are expressed as a percentage of total merchandise imports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

See also:

Year Value
1960 1.89
1961 1.68
1962 2.32
1963 2.08
1964 2.52
1965 2.25
1966 2.41
1967 3.11
1968 2.66
1969 1.96
1970 1.07
1971 0.69
1972 1.12
1973 0.69
1974 0.41
1975 0.17
1976 0.31
1977 0.22
1978 0.45
1979 0.29
1980 0.43
1981 0.53
1982 0.88
1983 0.56
1984 0.66
1985 0.63
1986 0.92
1987 0.86
1988 0.81
1989 0.93
1990 1.10
1991 1.27
1992 0.92
1993 1.22
1994 0.98
1995 1.03
1996 1.04
1997 2.14
1998 0.51
1999 0.25
2000 0.91
2001 0.90
2002 1.79
2003 1.71
2004 1.24
2005 1.59
2006 1.79
2007 1.63
2008 2.10
2009 2.47
2010 2.60
2011 2.56
2012 2.36
2013 9.02
2014 9.32

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in South Asia (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in South Asia (% of total merchandise imports) in Gabon was 1.12 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 54 years was 1.65 in 2012, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 1960.

Definition: Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in South Asia are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from low- and middle-income economies in the South Asia region according to the World Bank classification of economies. Data are expressed as a percentage of total merchandise imports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

See also:

Year Value
1960 0.00
1961 0.00
1962 0.00
1963 0.00
1964 0.00
1965 0.00
1966 0.00
1967 0.00
1968 0.00
1969 0.00
1970 0.00
1971 0.63
1972 0.00
1973 0.00
1974 0.01
1975 0.00
1976 0.00
1977 0.00
1978 0.02
1979 0.03
1980 0.11
1981 0.19
1982 0.09
1983 0.07
1984 0.26
1985 0.00
1986 0.01
1987 0.01
1988 0.02
1989 0.08
1990 0.03
1991 0.05
1992 0.19
1993 0.09
1994 0.17
1995 0.09
1996 0.55
1997 0.26
1998 0.49
1999 0.35
2000 0.42
2001 0.55
2002 1.46
2003 1.02
2004 0.71
2005 1.00
2006 0.97
2007 0.97
2008 0.88
2009 0.94
2010 1.50
2011 1.55
2012 1.65
2013 1.18
2014 1.12

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Sub-Saharan Africa (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Sub-Saharan Africa (% of total merchandise imports) in Gabon was 7.45 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 54 years was 24.20 in 2013, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 1968.

Definition: Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Sub-Saharan Africa are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from low- and middle-income economies in the Sub-Saharan Africa region according to the World Bank classification of economies. Data are expressed as a percentage of total merchandise imports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

See also:

Year Value
1960 2.52
1961 2.23
1962 2.84
1963 2.70
1964 2.52
1965 3.21
1966 1.51
1967 1.78
1968 0.00
1969 1.56
1970 1.64
1971 1.88
1972 0.76
1973 0.91
1974 3.35
1975 3.96
1976 3.13
1977 2.00
1978 1.96
1979 1.85
1980 2.78
1981 1.23
1982 1.03
1983 0.93
1984 2.12
1985 5.26
1986 4.54
1987 6.92
1988 6.36
1989 5.31
1990 5.77
1991 15.98
1992 8.30
1993 7.83
1994 5.04
1995 5.57
1996 5.89
1997 15.91
1998 15.31
1999 5.65
2000 4.84
2001 4.69
2002 7.08
2003 7.73
2004 9.63
2005 11.06
2006 11.42
2007 9.20
2008 10.65
2009 12.26
2010 8.30
2011 8.65
2012 10.46
2013 24.20
2014 7.45

Merchandise imports by the reporting economy, residual (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports by the reporting economy, residual (% of total merchandise imports) in Gabon was 1.67 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 54 years was 15.78 in 1978, while its lowest value was 0.71 in 1997.

Definition: Merchandise imports by the reporting economy residuals are the total merchandise imports by the reporting economy from the rest of the world as reported in the IMF's Direction of trade database, less the sum of imports by the reporting economy from high-, low-, and middle-income economies according to the World Bank classification of economies. Includes trade with unspecified partners or with economies not covered by World Bank classification. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise imports by the economy.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

See also:

Year Value
1960 7.86
1961 7.54
1962 9.02
1963 8.52
1964 9.01
1965 8.51
1966 8.43
1967 9.19
1968 10.66
1969 7.49
1970 8.99
1971 4.74
1972 6.95
1973 9.89
1974 9.74
1975 13.81
1976 5.67
1977 8.54
1978 15.78
1979 7.35
1980 5.70
1981 6.25
1982 5.99
1983 5.16
1984 13.15
1985 10.11
1986 9.99
1987 9.91
1988 9.80
1989 8.91
1990 10.02
1991 8.85
1992 10.90
1993 11.74
1994 10.23
1995 9.29
1996 4.86
1997 0.71
1998 1.01
1999 0.82
2000 1.12
2001 1.26
2002 1.81
2003 1.82
2004 1.83
2005 1.93
2006 1.94
2007 1.59
2008 1.70
2009 1.94
2010 2.09
2011 1.68
2012 1.68
2013 1.22
2014 1.67

Merchandise imports by the reporting economy (current US$)

The latest value for Merchandise imports by the reporting economy (current US$) in Gabon was $4,207,331,000 as of 2014. Over the past 54 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $5,462,953,000 in 2013 and $31,800,000 in 1960.

Definition: Merchandise imports by the reporting economy are the total merchandise imports by the reporting economy from the rest of the world, as reported in the IMF's Direction of trade database. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

See also:

Year Value
1960 $31,800,000
1961 $35,800,000
1962 $38,800,000
1963 $48,100,000
1964 $55,500,000
1965 $62,300,000
1966 $66,400,000
1967 $67,500,000
1968 $63,800,000
1969 $81,749,000
1970 $80,108,000
1971 $91,506,000
1972 $133,356,000
1973 $159,561,000
1974 $332,164,000
1975 $469,227,000
1976 $503,158,000
1977 $717,880,000
1978 $616,799,000
1979 $532,698,000
1980 $673,621,000
1981 $839,475,000
1982 $798,543,000
1983 $685,620,000
1984 $791,405,000
1985 $957,031,200
1986 $900,981,400
1987 $787,264,300
1988 $928,263,200
1989 $819,523,900
1990 $846,557,100
1991 $1,086,087,000
1992 $968,788,400
1993 $917,695,100
1994 $707,514,500
1995 $930,156,400
1996 $898,500,000
1997 $1,232,925,000
1998 $1,094,557,000
1999 $1,564,278,000
2000 $1,396,089,000
2001 $1,444,387,000
2002 $1,142,239,000
2003 $1,347,242,000
2004 $1,597,247,000
2005 $1,697,223,000
2006 $1,947,991,000
2007 $2,754,249,000
2008 $2,852,475,000
2009 $2,462,438,000
2010 $2,629,786,000
2011 $3,569,170,000
2012 $3,776,873,000
2013 $5,462,953,000
2014 $4,207,331,000

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies within region (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies within region (% of total merchandise imports) in Gabon was 7.45 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 54 years was 24.20 in 2013, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 1968.

Definition: Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies within region are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from other low- and middle-income economies in the same World Bank region according to the World Bank classification of economies. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise imports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data. No figures are shown for high-income economies, because they are a separate category in the World Bank classification of economies.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

See also:

Year Value
1960 2.52
1961 2.23
1962 2.84
1963 2.70
1964 2.52
1965 3.21
1966 1.51
1967 1.78
1968 0.00
1969 1.56
1970 1.64
1971 1.88
1972 0.76
1973 0.91
1974 3.35
1975 3.96
1976 3.13
1977 2.00
1978 1.96
1979 1.85
1980 2.78
1981 1.23
1982 1.03
1983 0.93
1984 2.12
1985 5.26
1986 4.54
1987 6.92
1988 6.36
1989 5.31
1990 5.77
1991 15.98
1992 8.30
1993 7.83
1994 5.04
1995 5.57
1996 5.89
1997 15.91
1998 15.31
1999 5.65
2000 4.84
2001 4.69
2002 7.08
2003 7.73
2004 9.63
2005 11.06
2006 11.42
2007 9.20
2008 10.65
2009 12.26
2010 8.30
2011 8.65
2012 10.46
2013 24.20
2014 7.45

Classification

Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Exports