Kuwait - Manufactures imports

Manufactures imports (% of merchandise imports)

The value for Manufactures imports (% of merchandise imports) in Kuwait was 81.18 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 38 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 86.90 in 1991 and a minimum value of 33.44 in 2001.

Definition: Manufactures comprise the commodities in SITC sections 5 (chemicals), 6 (basic manufactures), 7 (machinery and transport equipment), and 8 (miscellaneous manufactured goods), excluding division 68 (nonferrous metals).

Source: World Bank staff estimates from the Comtrade database maintained by the United Nations Statistics Division.

See also:

Year Value
1970 77.39
1971 75.99
1972 76.42
1973 75.98
1974 77.82
1975 80.24
1976 81.10
1977 84.49
1978 81.69
1979 79.98
1980 81.43
1981 82.41
1982 83.29
1983 83.21
1984 79.77
1986 79.49
1987 75.86
1988 76.55
1989 76.44
1990 79.44
1991 86.90
1992 84.44
1993 82.05
1994 79.58
1995 81.09
1996 81.02
1997 81.36
1998 81.26
1999 79.33
2000 34.34
2001 33.44
2002 33.98
2003 34.13
2004 36.88
2006 80.95
2007 83.12
2008 81.18

Classification

Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Imports