Singapore - Imports of goods and services

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

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (BoP, current US$) in Singapore was $502,465,000,000 as of 2014. Over the past 42 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $508,782,000,000 in 2013 and $3,611,733,000 in 1972.

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
1972 $3,611,733,000
1973 $5,390,323,000
1974 $8,664,405,000
1975 $8,476,785,000
1976 $9,495,954,000
1977 $11,006,400,000
1978 $13,637,930,000
1979 $18,500,310,000
1980 $25,312,340,000
1981 $29,038,780,000
1982 $29,809,000,000
1983 $30,034,310,000
1984 $30,757,350,000
1985 $28,258,980,000
1986 $27,486,240,000
1987 $34,851,130,000
1988 $46,472,490,000
1989 $52,861,670,000
1990 $64,952,680,000
1991 $70,566,870,000
1992 $77,923,330,000
1993 $91,902,920,000
1994 $110,463,000,000
1995 $144,601,000,000
1996 $154,107,000,000
1997 $155,741,000,000
1998 $125,382,000,000
1999 $138,365,000,000
2000 $169,524,000,000
2001 $150,240,000,000
2002 $154,751,000,000
2003 $172,305,000,000
2004 $216,905,000,000
2005 $250,059,000,000
2006 $295,964,000,000
2007 $331,013,000,000
2008 $402,508,000,000
2009 $323,917,000,000
2010 $408,630,000,000
2011 $481,550,000,000
2012 $500,994,000,000
2013 $508,782,000,000
2014 $502,465,000,000

Imports of goods and services (current US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (current US$) in Singapore was $502,446,000,000 as of 2014. Over the past 54 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $508,782,000,000 in 2013 and $1,188,734,000 in 1964.

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 $1,243,744,000
1961 $1,200,298,000
1962 $1,227,150,000
1963 $1,428,963,000
1964 $1,188,734,000
1965 $1,308,988,000
1966 $1,430,835,000
1967 $1,505,968,000
1968 $1,869,679,000
1969 $2,349,946,000
1970 $2,785,458,000
1971 $3,165,503,000
1972 $3,328,711,000
1973 $4,708,694,000
1974 $8,589,182,000
1975 $8,250,543,000
1976 $9,896,765,000
1977 $10,869,180,000
1978 $12,716,320,000
1979 $17,694,960,000
1980 $24,855,370,000
1981 $28,576,500,000
1982 $30,107,400,000
1983 $29,571,410,000
1984 $30,938,500,000
1985 $29,103,320,000
1986 $27,154,920,000
1987 $33,687,030,000
1988 $44,439,240,000
1989 $51,265,560,000
1990 $60,412,820,000
1991 $70,627,960,000
1992 $77,979,740,000
1993 $91,975,250,000
1994 $110,553,000,000
1995 $144,599,000,000
1996 $154,112,000,000
1997 $155,742,000,000
1998 $125,382,000,000
1999 $138,362,000,000
2000 $169,520,000,000
2001 $150,242,000,000
2002 $154,750,000,000
2003 $172,303,000,000
2004 $216,908,000,000
2005 $250,059,000,000
2006 $295,970,000,000
2007 $331,014,000,000
2008 $402,497,000,000
2009 $323,921,000,000
2010 $408,632,000,000
2011 $481,541,000,000
2012 $500,985,000,000
2013 $508,782,000,000
2014 $502,446,000,000

Imports of goods and services (current LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (current LCU) in Singapore was 636,649,000,000 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 54 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 636,649,000,000 in 2014 and a minimum value of 3,639,000,000 in 1964.

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 3,807,400,000
1961 3,674,400,000
1962 3,756,600,000
1963 4,374,400,000
1964 3,639,000,000
1965 4,007,100,000
1966 4,380,100,000
1967 4,610,100,000
1968 5,723,500,000
1969 7,193,700,000
1970 8,526,900,000
1971 9,690,300,000
1972 10,154,900,000
1973 13,243,200,000
1974 21,106,800,000
1975 20,105,500,000
1976 23,468,200,000
1977 26,856,000,000
1978 31,020,200,000
1979 40,238,700,000
1980 54,049,500,000
1981 61,188,300,000
1982 63,607,600,000
1983 63,283,400,000
1984 65,374,600,000
1985 62,079,800,000
1986 59,742,400,000
1987 73,350,700,000
1988 93,588,300,000
1989 103,168,000,000
1990 117,821,000,000
1991 122,010,000,000
1992 127,029,000,000
1993 148,614,000,000
1994 168,859,000,000
1995 204,955,000,000
1996 217,298,000,000
1997 231,246,000,000
1998 209,839,000,000
1999 234,523,000,000
2000 292,253,000,000
2001 269,188,000,000
2002 277,095,000,000
2003 300,187,000,000
2004 366,618,000,000
2005 416,197,000,000
2006 470,267,000,000
2007 498,871,000,000
2008 569,493,000,000
2009 471,143,000,000
2010 557,170,000,000
2011 605,682,000,000
2012 626,081,000,000
2013 636,638,000,000
2014 636,649,000,000

Imports of goods and services (constant 2005 US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (constant 2005 US$) in Singapore was 388,737,000,000 as of 2014. Over the past 39 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 388,737,000,000 in 2014 and 11,508,670,000 in 1975.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1975 11,508,670,000
1976 12,591,430,000
1977 13,795,160,000
1978 15,595,520,000
1979 19,066,810,000
1980 23,129,640,000
1981 25,413,430,000
1982 26,970,820,000
1983 28,295,940,000
1984 30,583,710,000
1985 29,357,260,000
1986 32,560,950,000
1987 36,900,470,000
1988 46,761,560,000
1989 51,243,920,000
1990 58,661,810,000
1991 62,875,340,000
1992 67,654,360,000
1993 80,235,530,000
1994 93,462,610,000
1995 114,603,000,000
1996 126,517,000,000
1997 140,999,000,000
1998 128,902,000,000
1999 140,421,000,000
2000 168,676,000,000
2001 157,511,000,000
2002 166,969,000,000
2003 183,613,000,000
2004 224,311,000,000
2005 250,059,000,000
2006 278,134,000,000
2007 298,826,000,000
2008 328,738,000,000
2009 294,583,000,000
2010 342,288,000,000
2011 358,022,000,000
2012 369,176,000,000
2013 383,316,000,000
2014 388,737,000,000

Imports of goods and services (annual % growth)

The value for Imports of goods and services (annual % growth) in Singapore was 1.41 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 38 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 26.72 in 1988 and a minimum value of -10.39 in 2009.

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
1976 9.41
1977 9.56
1978 13.05
1979 22.26
1980 21.31
1981 9.87
1982 6.13
1983 4.91
1984 8.09
1985 -4.01
1986 10.91
1987 13.33
1988 26.72
1989 9.59
1990 14.48
1991 7.18
1992 7.60
1993 18.60
1994 16.49
1995 22.62
1996 10.40
1997 11.45
1998 -8.58
1999 8.94
2000 20.12
2001 -6.62
2002 6.00
2003 9.97
2004 22.16
2005 11.48
2006 11.23
2007 7.44
2008 10.01
2009 -10.39
2010 16.19
2011 4.60
2012 3.12
2013 3.83
2014 1.41

Imports of goods and services (constant LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (constant LCU) in Singapore was 632,778,000,000 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 632,778,000,000 in 2014 and a minimum value of 18,733,600,000 in 1975.

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
1975 18,733,600,000
1976 20,496,100,000
1977 22,455,500,000
1978 25,386,100,000
1979 31,036,600,000
1980 37,650,000,000
1981 41,367,500,000
1982 43,902,600,000
1983 46,059,600,000
1984 49,783,600,000
1985 47,787,200,000
1986 53,002,100,000
1987 60,065,900,000
1988 76,117,600,000
1989 83,413,900,000
1990 95,488,600,000
1991 102,347,000,000
1992 110,127,000,000
1993 130,606,000,000
1994 152,137,000,000
1995 186,549,000,000
1996 205,943,000,000
1997 229,516,000,000
1998 209,825,000,000
1999 228,574,000,000
2000 274,567,000,000
2001 256,394,000,000
2002 271,789,000,000
2003 298,882,000,000
2004 365,129,000,000
2005 407,041,000,000
2006 452,741,000,000
2007 486,423,000,000
2008 535,114,000,000
2009 479,517,000,000
2010 557,170,000,000
2011 582,782,000,000
2012 600,938,000,000
2013 623,955,000,000
2014 632,778,000,000

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) in Singapore was 163.21 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 54 years was 209.39 in 2008, while its lowest value was 121.70 in 1967.

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 176.55
1961 157.05
1962 148.59
1963 155.79
1964 133.01
1965 134.37
1966 130.56
1967 121.70
1968 131.20
1969 141.64
1970 145.11
1971 139.91
1972 122.38
1973 127.48
1974 164.64
1975 146.46
1976 156.43
1977 164.25
1978 169.19
1979 190.38
1980 208.98
1981 201.64
1982 187.25
1983 166.36
1984 156.77
1985 152.07
1986 146.23
1987 161.20
1988 175.39
1989 168.51
1990 167.10
1991 155.31
1992 149.51
1993 151.66
1994 149.85
1995 164.52
1996 159.86
1997 155.49
1998 146.29
1999 160.36
2000 176.89
2001 168.27
2002 168.31
2003 177.63
2004 189.96
2005 196.25
2006 200.25
2007 183.92
2008 209.39
2009 168.35
2010 172.84
2011 174.87
2012 172.79
2013 168.33
2014 163.21

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments