Italy - Cost to import

Cost to import (US$ per container)

The latest value for Cost to import (US$ per container) in Italy was 1,145 as of 2014. Over the past 9 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 1,245 in 2011 and 1,145 in 2012.

Definition: Cost measures the fees levied on a 20-foot container in U.S. dollars. All the fees associated with completing the procedures to export or import the goods are included. These include costs for documents, administrative fees for customs clearance and technical control, customs broker fees, terminal handling charges and inland transport. The cost measure does not include tariffs or trade taxes. Only official costs are recorded.

Source: World Bank, Doing Business project (

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Year Value
2005 1,217
2006 1,217
2007 1,217
2008 1,231
2009 1,231
2010 1,245
2011 1,245
2012 1,145
2013 1,145
2014 1,145


Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Business environment