Goods imports (BoP, current US$) - Africa
Definition: Goods imports refer to all movable goods (including nonmonetary gold) involved in a change of ownership from nonresidents to residents. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
Description: The map below shows how Goods imports (BoP, current US$) varies by country in Africa. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the region is South Africa, with a value of 98,848,070,000.00. The country with the lowest value in the region is Central African Republic, with a value of 130,582,500.00.
Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.
Aggregation method: Gap-filled total
General Comments: Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards.