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

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.

Description: The map below shows how Merchandise imports by the reporting economy, residual (% of total merchandise imports) varies by country. 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 world is Tuvalu, with a value of 69.84. The country with the lowest value in the world is The Gambia, with a value of 0.00.

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

See also: Country ranking, Time series comparison

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual