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 $67,353,660,000 as of 2013. Over the past 8 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
2012 $69,427,360,000
2013 $67,353,660,000

Imports of goods and services (current US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (current US$) in Greece was $80,401,330,000 as of 2013. Over the past 53 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $128,906,000,000 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 $2,007,136,000
1971 $2,219,449,000
1972 $2,742,028,000
1973 $4,504,521,000
1974 $5,407,038,000
1975 $6,061,269,000
1976 $6,509,662,000
1977 $7,505,397,000
1978 $8,652,825,000
1979 $11,126,730,000
1980 $14,401,570,000
1981 $13,522,310,000
1982 $13,501,760,000
1983 $12,247,250,000
1984 $11,608,230,000
1985 $11,635,240,000
1986 $14,115,450,000
1987 $15,934,440,000
1988 $17,824,040,000
1989 $19,726,280,000
1990 $24,893,590,000
1991 $25,728,860,000
1992 $27,916,560,000
1993 $25,081,360,000
1994 $25,403,100,000
1995 $31,145,760,000
1996 $34,084,090,000
1997 $33,310,870,000
1998 $37,147,470,000
1999 $40,545,490,000
2000 $45,210,980,000
2001 $45,565,100,000
2002 $46,662,900,000
2003 $59,169,300,000
2004 $71,168,970,000
2005 $73,199,270,000
2006 $86,729,970,000
2007 $111,342,000,000
2008 $128,906,000,000
2009 $96,884,970,000
2010 $91,893,870,000
2011 $93,291,870,000
2012 $81,647,850,000
2013 $80,401,330,000

Imports of goods and services (current LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (current LCU) in Greece was 60,555,000,000 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 88,001,000,000 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 176,628,000
1971 195,311,500
1972 241,298,500
1973 391,442,900
1974 475,819,400
1975 570,365,400
1976 697,835,800
1977 811,333,400
1978 932,774,500
1979 1,209,476,000
1980 1,801,636,000
1981 2,198,728,000
1982 2,646,346,000
1983 3,164,689,000
1984 3,840,003,000
1985 4,715,761,000
1986 5,798,627,000
1987 6,332,348,000
1988 7,420,149,000
1989 9,401,544,000
1990 11,580,500,000
1991 13,762,360,000
1992 15,616,520,000
1993 16,874,740,000
1994 18,087,000,000
1995 21,176,000,000
1996 24,077,000,000
1997 26,692,000,000
1998 32,218,000,000
1999 38,056,000,000
2000 49,072,000,000
2001 50,919,000,000
2002 49,584,000,000
2003 52,424,000,000
2004 57,317,000,000
2005 58,861,000,000
2006 69,136,000,000
2007 81,351,000,000
2008 88,001,000,000
2009 69,742,000,000
2010 69,384,000,000
2011 67,110,000,000
2012 63,546,000,000
2013 60,555,000,000

Imports of goods and services (constant 2005 US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (constant 2005 US$) in Greece was 60,680,480,000 as of 2013. Over the past 53 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 98,251,920,000 in 2008 and 3,433,765,000 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 2005 U.S. dollars.

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

See also:

Year Value
1960 3,433,765,000
1961 3,870,031,000
1962 4,261,449,000
1963 4,917,111,000
1964 5,666,980,000
1965 6,867,165,000
1966 6,834,499,000
1967 7,322,480,000
1968 8,079,742,000
1969 9,331,049,000
1970 8,269,222,000
1971 8,921,253,000
1972 10,196,960,000
1973 13,626,490,000
1974 11,593,200,000
1975 11,764,360,000
1976 12,892,340,000
1977 14,196,350,000
1978 14,840,110,000
1979 16,283,040,000
1980 17,803,240,000
1981 18,953,300,000
1982 18,459,380,000
1983 18,934,680,000
1984 18,532,790,000
1985 19,353,890,000
1986 22,039,680,000
1987 22,511,350,000
1988 24,162,700,000
1989 26,693,030,000
1990 28,926,190,000
1991 30,614,560,000
1992 30,944,200,000
1993 31,138,560,000
1994 31,605,730,000
1995 34,432,860,000
1996 37,981,230,000
1997 41,288,670,000
1998 47,800,290,000
1999 55,927,450,000
2000 66,541,370,000
2001 67,321,180,000
2002 65,017,260,000
2003 68,808,710,000
2004 73,691,900,000
2005 73,199,270,000
2006 83,220,550,000
2007 95,801,720,000
2008 98,251,920,000
2009 78,961,210,000
2010 74,628,730,000
2011 67,881,560,000
2012 61,694,760,000
2013 60,680,480,000

Imports of goods and services (annual % growth)

The value for Imports of goods and services (annual % growth) in Greece was -1.64 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 52 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 33.63 in 1973 and a minimum value of -19.63 in 2009.

Definition: Annual growth rate of imports of goods and services based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2005 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 -11.38
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 10.31
1997 8.71
1998 15.77
1999 17.00
2000 18.98
2001 1.17
2002 -3.42
2003 5.83
2004 7.10
2005 -0.67
2006 13.69
2007 15.12
2008 2.56
2009 -19.63
2010 -5.49
2011 -9.04
2012 -9.11
2013 -1.64

Imports of goods and services (constant LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (constant LCU) in Greece was 48,794,390,000 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 79,006,330,000 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 6,649,447,000
1971 7,173,758,000
1972 8,199,577,000
1973 10,957,330,000
1974 9,322,326,000
1975 9,459,954,000
1976 10,366,990,000
1977 11,415,570,000
1978 11,933,230,000
1979 13,093,520,000
1980 14,315,940,000
1981 15,240,730,000
1982 14,843,550,000
1983 15,225,750,000
1984 14,902,590,000
1985 15,562,850,000
1986 17,722,550,000
1987 18,101,830,000
1988 19,429,710,000
1989 21,464,400,000
1990 23,260,130,000
1991 24,617,790,000
1992 24,882,850,000
1993 25,039,140,000
1994 25,414,800,000
1995 27,688,150,000
1996 30,541,470,000
1997 33,201,050,000
1998 38,437,170,000
1999 44,972,380,000
2000 53,507,250,000
2001 54,134,300,000
2002 52,281,680,000
2003 55,330,460,000
2004 59,257,130,000
2005 58,861,000,000
2006 66,919,310,000
2007 77,036,080,000
2008 79,006,330,000
2009 63,494,290,000
2010 60,010,460,000
2011 54,584,920,000
2012 49,609,990,000
2013 48,794,390,000

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) in Greece was 33.19 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 53 years was 36.35 in 2008, while its lowest value was 15.15 in 1971.

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 15.22
1971 15.15
1972 16.18
1973 20.08
1974 21.25
1975 21.17
1976 20.82
1977 20.67
1978 19.47
1979 20.35
1980 25.25
1981 25.74
1982 24.63
1983 24.69
1984 24.08
1985 24.24
1986 24.94
1987 24.18
1988 23.29
1989 24.83
1990 25.34
1991 24.38
1992 23.93
1993 22.97
1994 21.71
1995 22.67
1996 23.26
1997 23.24
1998 25.63
1999 28.35
2000 34.62
2001 33.50
2002 30.56
2003 29.36
2004 29.70
2005 29.56
2006 31.74
2007 34.94
2008 36.35
2009 29.37
2010 30.67
2011 32.30
2012 32.72
2013 33.19

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments