Greece - Imports of goods and services

Imports of goods and services (BoP, current US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (BoP, current US$) in Greece was $85,461,880,000 as of 2011. Over the past 6 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $119,070,000,000 in 2008 and $66,617,770,000 in 2005.

Definition: Imports of goods and services comprise all transactions between residents of a country and the rest of the world involving a change of ownership from nonresidents to residents of general merchandise, nonmonetary gold, and services. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.

See also:

Year Value
2005 $66,617,770,000
2006 $80,920,020,000
2007 $101,280,000,000
2008 $119,070,000,000
2009 $84,162,620,000
2010 $80,336,360,000
2011 $85,461,880,000

Imports of goods and services (current US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (current US$) in Greece was $95,998,400,000 as of 2011. Over the past 51 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $131,911,000,000 in 2008 and $718,524,800 in 1960.

Definition: Imports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

See also:

Year Value
1960 $718,524,800
1961 $795,769,600
1962 $870,232,800
1963 $1,034,173,000
1964 $1,228,104,000
1965 $1,492,365,000
1966 $1,534,264,000
1967 $1,594,977,000
1968 $1,763,377,000
1969 $2,037,254,000
1970 $2,303,417,000
1971 $2,547,070,000
1972 $3,146,789,000
1973 $5,169,450,000
1974 $6,205,192,000
1975 $6,955,996,000
1976 $7,470,579,000
1977 $8,613,297,000
1978 $9,930,101,000
1979 $12,769,190,000
1980 $16,527,440,000
1981 $15,518,390,000
1982 $15,494,810,000
1983 $14,055,110,000
1984 $13,321,770,000
1985 $13,352,760,000
1986 $16,199,090,000
1987 $18,286,590,000
1988 $20,455,120,000
1989 $22,638,150,000
1990 $28,568,230,000
1991 $29,526,790,000
1992 $32,037,430,000
1993 $28,783,710,000
1994 $29,152,940,000
1995 $35,743,300,000
1996 $38,663,460,000
1997 $39,996,700,000
1998 $41,910,730,000
1999 $45,307,080,000
2000 $49,274,820,000
2001 $49,855,010,000
2002 $52,203,560,000
2003 $64,257,830,000
2004 $76,275,650,000
2005 $78,024,020,000
2006 $90,528,390,000
2007 $115,847,000,000
2008 $131,911,000,000
2009 $98,635,150,000
2010 $92,131,500,000
2011 $95,998,400,000

Imports of goods and services (current LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (current LCU) in Greece was 69,118,850,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 90,052,100,000 in 2008 and a minimum value of 63,259,700 in 1960.

Definition: Imports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments. Data are in current local currency.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

Year Value
1960 63,259,700
1961 70,060,420
1962 76,616,240
1963 91,049,730
1964 108,123,600
1965 131,389,400
1966 135,078,300
1967 140,423,500
1968 155,249,700
1969 179,362,100
1970 202,700,700
1971 224,142,100
1972 276,917,500
1973 449,225,200
1974 546,056,900
1975 654,559,200
1976 800,846,000
1977 931,097,400
1978 1,070,465,000
1979 1,388,011,000
1980 2,067,582,000
1981 2,523,291,000
1982 3,036,983,000
1983 3,631,841,000
1984 4,406,841,000
1985 5,411,873,000
1986 6,654,584,000
1987 7,267,091,000
1988 8,515,466,000
1989 10,789,340,000
1990 13,289,940,000
1991 15,793,880,000
1992 17,921,740,000
1993 19,365,680,000
1994 20,756,900,000
1995 24,301,870,000
1996 27,311,870,000
1997 32,049,360,000
1998 36,349,180,000
1999 42,525,220,000
2000 53,482,890,000
2001 55,712,980,000
2002 55,471,510,000
2003 56,932,440,000
2004 61,429,730,000
2005 62,740,670,000
2006 72,163,890,000
2007 84,642,100,000
2008 90,052,100,000
2009 71,001,820,000
2010 70,019,940,000
2011 69,118,850,000

Imports of goods and services (constant 2000 US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (constant 2000 US$) in Greece was 46,982,260,000 as of 2011. Over the past 51 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 67,723,770,000 in 2008 and 2,321,878,000 in 1960.

Definition: Imports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

See also:

Year Value
1960 2,321,878,000
1961 2,616,877,000
1962 2,881,550,000
1963 3,324,902,000
1964 3,831,956,000
1965 4,643,509,000
1966 4,621,421,000
1967 4,951,389,000
1968 5,463,442,000
1969 6,309,563,000
1970 6,698,535,000
1971 7,226,717,000
1972 8,260,109,000
1973 11,038,220,000
1974 9,391,147,000
1975 9,529,790,000
1976 10,443,520,000
1977 11,499,850,000
1978 12,021,330,000
1979 13,190,180,000
1980 14,421,630,000
1981 15,353,240,000
1982 14,953,130,000
1983 15,338,160,000
1984 15,012,610,000
1985 15,677,740,000
1986 17,853,380,000
1987 18,235,460,000
1988 19,573,150,000
1989 21,622,860,000
1990 23,431,850,000
1991 24,799,520,000
1992 25,066,550,000
1993 25,223,990,000
1994 25,602,420,000
1995 27,892,560,000
1996 29,844,500,000
1997 34,073,020,000
1998 37,222,720,000
1999 42,819,360,000
2000 49,274,820,000
2001 49,844,160,000
2002 49,219,650,000
2003 50,679,350,000
2004 53,550,990,000
2005 52,759,070,000
2006 58,621,510,000
2007 67,121,400,000
2008 67,723,770,000
2009 54,038,400,000
2010 50,704,860,000
2011 46,982,260,000

Imports of goods and services (annual % growth)

The value for Imports of goods and services (annual % growth) in Greece was -7.34 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 50 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 33.63 in 1973 and a minimum value of -20.21 in 2009.

Definition: Annual growth rate of imports of goods and services based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2000 U.S. dollars. Imports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

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Year Value
1961 12.71
1962 10.11
1963 15.39
1964 15.25
1965 21.18
1966 -0.48
1967 7.14
1968 10.34
1969 15.49
1970 6.16
1971 7.89
1972 14.30
1973 33.63
1974 -14.92
1975 1.48
1976 9.59
1977 10.11
1978 4.53
1979 9.72
1980 9.34
1981 6.46
1982 -2.61
1983 2.57
1984 -2.12
1985 4.43
1986 13.88
1987 2.14
1988 7.34
1989 10.47
1990 8.37
1991 5.84
1992 1.08
1993 0.63
1994 1.50
1995 8.95
1996 7.00
1997 14.17
1998 9.24
1999 15.04
2000 15.08
2001 1.16
2002 -1.25
2003 2.97
2004 5.67
2005 -1.48
2006 11.11
2007 14.50
2008 0.90
2009 -20.21
2010 -6.17
2011 -7.34

Imports of goods and services (constant LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (constant LCU) in Greece was 55,870,940,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 80,536,580,000 in 2008 and a minimum value of 2,761,159,000 in 1960.

Definition: Imports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments. Data are in constant local currency.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

Year Value
1960 2,761,159,000
1961 3,111,970,000
1962 3,426,716,000
1963 3,953,948,000
1964 4,556,932,000
1965 5,522,025,000
1966 5,495,757,000
1967 5,888,153,000
1968 6,497,082,000
1969 7,503,283,000
1970 7,965,846,000
1971 8,593,955,000
1972 9,822,857,000
1973 13,126,570,000
1974 11,167,880,000
1975 11,332,750,000
1976 12,419,350,000
1977 13,675,530,000
1978 14,295,670,000
1979 15,685,660,000
1980 17,150,080,000
1981 18,257,950,000
1982 17,782,150,000
1983 18,240,010,000
1984 17,852,870,000
1985 18,643,850,000
1986 21,231,100,000
1987 21,685,470,000
1988 23,276,230,000
1989 25,713,730,000
1990 27,864,970,000
1991 29,491,400,000
1992 29,808,940,000
1993 29,996,170,000
1994 30,446,190,000
1995 33,169,610,000
1996 35,490,850,000
1997 40,519,370,000
1998 44,264,970,000
1999 50,920,450,000
2000 58,597,230,000
2001 59,274,280,000
2002 58,531,630,000
2003 60,267,490,000
2004 63,682,410,000
2005 62,740,670,000
2006 69,712,240,000
2007 79,820,240,000
2008 80,536,580,000
2009 64,262,040,000
2010 60,297,830,000
2011 55,870,940,000

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) in Greece was 33.15 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 39.60 in 2000, while its lowest value was 15.86 in 1961.

Definition: Imports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

See also:

Year Value
1960 16.16
1961 15.86
1962 16.33
1963 17.38
1964 18.38
1965 19.63
1966 18.14
1967 17.46
1968 17.78
1969 18.08
1970 18.38
1971 18.31
1972 19.54
1973 24.26
1974 25.67
1975 25.57
1976 25.15
1977 24.97
1978 23.52
1979 24.58
1980 30.50
1981 31.09
1982 29.75
1983 29.82
1984 29.09
1985 29.28
1986 30.13
1987 29.21
1988 28.13
1989 29.99
1990 30.60
1991 29.45
1992 28.91
1993 27.74
1994 26.22
1995 27.38
1996 28.01
1997 29.70
1998 30.98
1999 34.02
2000 39.60
2001 38.40
2002 35.74
2003 33.32
2004 33.46
2005 32.50
2006 34.59
2007 37.93
2008 38.62
2009 30.73
2010 31.52
2011 33.15

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments