Mauritania - Imports of goods and services

Imports of goods and services (BoP, current US$)

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
2012 $4,145,494,000
2013 $4,043,739,000

Imports of goods and services (current US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (current US$) in Mauritania was $2,785,093,000 as of 2013. Over the past 53 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $3,170,278,000 in 2012 and $21,292,360 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 $21,292,360
1961 $29,136,920
1962 $34,553,400
1963 $33,619,520
1964 $34,366,620
1965 $37,355,030
1966 $37,968,200
1967 $44,551,470
1968 $46,235,420
1969 $46,928,480
1970 $52,255,980
1971 $55,870,280
1972 $130,400,600
1973 $154,651,300
1974 $245,912,000
1975 $287,443,000
1976 $408,487,400
1977 $397,766,000
1978 $353,035,500
1979 $385,073,800
1980 $472,621,700
1981 $560,587,100
1982 $635,455,000
1983 $601,550,400
1984 $531,665,300
1985 $551,938,800
1986 $636,796,700
1987 $605,800,800
1988 $603,421,700
1989 $556,924,700
1990 $619,220,700
1991 $591,063,900
1992 $423,125,800
1993 $374,906,600
1994 $533,234,100
1995 $654,323,300
1996 $653,619,300
1997 $595,923,100
1998 $543,277,200
1999 $526,891,500
2000 $599,113,900
2001 $465,245,300
2002 $431,112,000
2003 $542,075,100
2004 $924,534,900
2005 $1,428,706,000
2006 $1,166,999,000
2007 $1,462,577,000
2008 $1,763,929,000
2009 $1,429,608,000
2010 $1,962,685,000
2011 $2,467,473,000
2012 $3,170,278,000
2013 $2,785,093,000

Imports of goods and services (current LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (current LCU) in Mauritania was 837,088,000,000 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 940,368,000,000 in 2012 and a minimum value of 1,051,202,000 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 current local currency.

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

Year Value
1960 1,051,202,000
1961 1,438,487,000
1962 1,705,898,000
1963 1,659,793,000
1964 1,696,677,000
1965 1,844,214,000
1966 1,874,486,000
1967 2,199,502,000
1968 2,282,638,000
1969 2,437,540,000
1970 2,902,397,000
1971 3,096,683,000
1972 6,584,800,000
1973 6,894,000,000
1974 11,148,000,000
1975 12,390,000,000
1976 18,391,000,000
1977 18,133,000,000
1978 16,297,000,000
1979 17,672,000,000
1980 21,700,000,000
1981 27,074,000,000
1982 32,897,000,000
1983 32,972,000,000
1984 33,922,000,000
1985 42,546,200,000
1986 47,361,750,000
1987 44,755,530,000
1988 45,414,000,000
1989 46,253,150,000
1990 49,914,760,000
1991 48,435,200,000
1992 36,823,360,000
1993 45,290,960,000
1994 65,894,400,000
1995 84,910,220,000
1996 89,690,940,000
1997 90,492,710,000
1998 102,395,000,000
1999 110,391,000,000
2000 143,142,000,000
2001 118,930,000,000
2002 117,150,000,000
2003 142,582,000,000
2004 245,002,000,000
2005 379,362,000,000
2006 313,456,000,000
2007 378,203,000,000
2008 420,174,000,000
2009 375,080,000,000
2010 541,493,000,000
2011 693,652,000,000
2012 940,368,000,000
2013 837,088,000,000

Imports of goods and services (constant 2005 US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (constant 2005 US$) in Mauritania was 4,478,732,000 as of 2013. Over the past 53 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 4,992,301,000 in 2012 and 195,722,500 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.

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Year Value
1960 195,722,500
1961 267,966,600
1962 313,303,500
1963 299,296,900
1964 300,034,100
1965 320,306,700
1966 321,155,800
1967 396,704,500
1968 412,688,200
1969 407,947,000
1970 442,552,700
1971 450,176,500
1972 636,414,500
1973 593,157,100
1974 983,851,100
1975 1,087,347,000
1976 1,660,322,000
1977 1,449,181,000
1978 1,151,455,000
1979 1,076,917,000
1980 1,090,615,000
1981 1,346,852,000
1982 1,603,771,000
1983 1,560,626,000
1984 1,473,507,000
1985 1,488,182,000
1986 1,688,592,000
1987 1,488,265,000
1988 1,353,848,000
1989 1,254,847,000
1990 1,315,190,000
1991 1,114,775,000
1992 944,899,500
1993 899,273,100
1994 855,849,900
1995 1,004,482,000
1996 1,020,344,000
1997 957,617,100
1998 1,018,188,000
1999 876,885,300
2000 1,438,353,000
2001 1,051,290,000
2002 950,832,600
2003 1,030,193,000
2004 1,229,331,000
2005 1,428,706,000
2006 2,623,614,000
2007 2,223,997,000
2008 2,360,915,000
2009 2,476,979,000
2010 3,258,866,000
2011 3,634,606,000
2012 4,992,301,000
2013 4,478,732,000

Imports of goods and services (annual % growth)

The value for Imports of goods and services (annual % growth) in Mauritania was -10.29 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 52 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 83.64 in 2006 and a minimum value of -26.91 in 2001.

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 36.91
1962 16.92
1963 -4.47
1964 0.25
1965 6.76
1966 0.27
1967 23.52
1968 4.03
1969 -1.15
1970 8.48
1971 1.72
1972 41.37
1973 -6.80
1974 65.87
1975 10.52
1976 52.69
1977 -12.72
1978 -20.54
1979 -6.47
1980 1.27
1981 23.49
1982 19.08
1983 -2.69
1984 -5.58
1985 1.00
1986 13.47
1987 -11.86
1988 -9.03
1989 -7.31
1990 4.81
1991 -15.24
1992 -15.24
1993 -4.83
1994 -4.83
1995 17.37
1996 1.58
1997 -6.15
1998 6.33
1999 -13.88
2000 64.03
2001 -26.91
2002 -9.56
2003 8.35
2004 19.33
2005 16.22
2006 83.64
2007 -15.23
2008 6.16
2009 4.92
2010 31.57
2011 11.53
2012 37.35
2013 -10.29

Imports of goods and services (constant LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (constant LCU) in Mauritania was 450,406,000,000 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 502,054,000,000 in 2012 and a minimum value of 19,682,950,000 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 19,682,950,000
1961 26,948,220,000
1962 31,507,550,000
1963 30,098,980,000
1964 30,173,110,000
1965 32,211,840,000
1966 32,297,230,000
1967 39,894,830,000
1968 41,502,240,000
1969 41,025,440,000
1970 44,505,580,000
1971 45,272,270,000
1972 64,001,400,000
1973 59,651,210,000
1974 98,941,580,000
1975 109,350,000,000
1976 166,971,000,000
1977 145,738,000,000
1978 115,797,000,000
1979 108,301,000,000
1980 109,678,000,000
1981 135,447,000,000
1982 161,284,000,000
1983 156,945,000,000
1984 148,184,000,000
1985 149,660,000,000
1986 169,814,000,000
1987 149,668,000,000
1988 136,150,000,000
1989 126,194,000,000
1990 132,263,000,000
1991 112,108,000,000
1992 95,024,390,000
1993 90,435,940,000
1994 86,069,060,000
1995 101,016,000,000
1996 102,612,000,000
1997 96,303,340,000
1998 102,395,000,000
1999 88,184,500,000
2000 144,649,000,000
2001 105,724,000,000
2002 95,621,060,000
2003 103,602,000,000
2004 123,628,000,000
2005 143,679,000,000
2006 263,845,000,000
2007 223,658,000,000
2008 237,427,000,000
2009 249,099,000,000
2010 327,730,000,000
2011 365,516,000,000
2012 502,054,000,000
2013 450,406,000,000

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) in Mauritania was 66.98 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 53 years was 84.70 in 1982, while its lowest value was 21.05 in 1966.

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 22.99
1961 27.05
1962 31.09
1963 29.54
1964 22.62
1965 21.62
1966 21.05
1967 23.30
1968 21.94
1969 23.51
1970 24.96
1971 24.61
1972 49.21
1973 46.34
1974 59.29
1975 60.40
1976 77.89
1977 73.57
1978 64.85
1979 59.79
1980 66.66
1981 74.95
1982 84.70
1983 76.30
1984 73.14
1985 80.79
1986 79.31
1987 66.58
1988 63.03
1989 56.74
1990 60.73
1991 40.94
1992 28.89
1993 29.99
1994 40.52
1995 46.23
1996 45.31
1997 42.51
1998 44.44
1999 44.11
2000 55.41
2001 41.48
2002 37.50
2003 42.18
2004 61.78
2005 76.90
2006 43.24
2007 51.54
2008 49.20
2009 47.23
2010 55.65
2011 59.66
2012 80.08
2013 66.98

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments