Mauritania - Imports of goods and services

Imports of goods and services (current US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (current US$) in Mauritania was $2,492,796,000 as of 2011. Over the past 51 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $2,937,242,000 in 2008 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 $29,136,910
1962 $34,553,390
1963 $33,619,520
1964 $34,366,620
1965 $37,355,020
1966 $37,968,200
1967 $44,551,480
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 $245,911,900
1975 $287,443,000
1976 $408,487,300
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 $603,421,600
1989 $556,924,700
1990 $619,220,700
1991 $591,063,800
1992 $618,252,500
1993 $563,267,400
1994 $734,312,300
1995 $913,100,600
1996 $986,625,000
1997 $844,087,000
1998 $536,222,100
1999 $514,710,200
2000 $586,066,700
2001 $604,109,400
2002 $559,797,800
2003 $731,711,200
2004 $1,221,238,000
2005 $1,801,744,000
2006 $1,580,945,000
2007 $2,053,911,000
2008 $2,937,242,000
2009 $1,388,918,000
2010 $1,927,270,000
2011 $2,492,796,000

Imports of goods and services (current LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (current LCU) in Mauritania was 700,771,000,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 700,771,000,000 in 2011 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 53,804,660,000
1993 68,046,080,000
1994 90,742,640,000
1995 118,491,000,000
1996 135,387,000,000
1997 128,177,000,000
1998 101,065,000,000
1999 107,839,000,000
2000 140,025,000,000
2001 154,428,000,000
2002 152,119,000,000
2003 192,462,000,000
2004 323,628,000,000
2005 478,414,000,000
2006 424,642,000,000
2007 531,114,000,000
2008 699,661,000,000
2009 364,405,000,000
2010 531,723,000,000
2011 700,771,000,000

Imports of goods and services (constant 2000 US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (constant 2000 US$) in Mauritania was 2,317,675,000 as of 2011. Over the past 51 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 2,317,675,000 in 2011 and 114,865,500 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 2000 U.S. dollars.

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

See also:

Year Value
1960 114,865,500
1961 157,264,100
1962 183,871,300
1963 175,651,200
1964 176,083,900
1965 187,981,400
1966 188,479,800
1967 232,817,700
1968 242,198,200
1969 239,415,700
1970 259,725,100
1971 264,199,300
1972 373,498,600
1973 348,111,700
1974 577,402,000
1975 638,141,900
1976 974,409,100
1977 850,494,500
1978 675,765,400
1979 632,020,400
1980 640,059,400
1981 790,439,500
1982 941,220,200
1983 915,899,300
1984 864,771,200
1985 873,383,200
1986 991,000,000
1987 873,432,000
1988 794,545,300
1989 736,443,700
1990 771,858,100
1991 654,238,300
1992 592,202,100
1993 579,490,600
1994 567,608,600
1995 692,446,100
1996 698,792,400
1997 619,286,300
1998 444,525,900
1999 470,910,600
2000 586,066,700
2001 643,709,400
2002 608,879,900
2003 767,393,100
2004 1,163,962,000
2005 1,475,615,000
2006 1,192,612,000
2007 1,338,091,000
2008 1,460,728,000
2009 1,532,539,000
2010 2,042,713,000
2011 2,317,675,000

Imports of goods and services (annual % growth)

The value for Imports of goods and services (annual % growth) in Mauritania was 13.46 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 50 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 65.87 in 1974 and a minimum value of -28.22 in 1998.

Definition: Annual growth rate of imports of goods and services based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2000 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 -9.48
1993 -2.15
1994 -2.05
1995 21.99
1996 0.92
1997 -11.38
1998 -28.22
1999 5.94
2000 24.45
2001 9.84
2002 -5.41
2003 26.03
2004 51.68
2005 26.78
2006 -19.18
2007 12.20
2008 9.17
2009 4.92
2010 33.29
2011 13.46

Imports of goods and services (constant LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (constant LCU) in Mauritania was 644,406,000,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 644,406,000,000 in 2011 and a minimum value of 31,937,210,000 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 31,937,210,000
1961 43,725,710,000
1962 51,123,600,000
1963 48,838,070,000
1964 48,958,370,000
1965 52,266,360,000
1966 52,404,920,000
1967 64,732,660,000
1968 67,340,800,000
1969 66,567,160,000
1970 72,213,970,000
1971 73,457,990,000
1972 103,848,000,000
1973 96,789,000,000
1974 160,541,000,000
1975 177,429,000,000
1976 270,925,000,000
1977 236,472,000,000
1978 187,890,000,000
1979 175,727,000,000
1980 177,962,000,000
1981 219,774,000,000
1982 261,697,000,000
1983 254,657,000,000
1984 240,441,000,000
1985 242,836,000,000
1986 275,538,000,000
1987 242,849,000,000
1988 220,915,000,000
1989 204,761,000,000
1990 214,607,000,000
1991 181,904,000,000
1992 164,656,000,000
1993 161,122,000,000
1994 157,818,000,000
1995 192,528,000,000
1996 194,292,000,000
1997 172,186,000,000
1998 123,596,000,000
1999 130,932,000,000
2000 162,950,000,000
2001 178,977,000,000
2002 169,293,000,000
2003 213,366,000,000
2004 323,628,000,000
2005 410,280,000,000
2006 331,594,000,000
2007 372,043,000,000
2008 406,141,000,000
2009 426,107,000,000
2010 567,956,000,000
2011 644,406,000,000

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) in Mauritania was 59.17 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 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 42.22
1993 45.06
1994 55.80
1995 64.52
1996 68.39
1997 60.21
1998 38.99
1999 36.62
2000 45.30
2001 46.63
2002 42.27
2003 46.81
2004 66.61
2005 82.48
2006 51.99
2007 61.19
2008 81.92
2009 45.88
2010 52.30
2011 59.17

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts