Solomon Islands - Merchandise imports

Merchandise imports (current US$)

The value for Merchandise imports (current US$) in Solomon Islands was 519,269,700 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 519,269,700 in 2013 and a minimum value of 4,772,040 in 1960.

Definition: Merchandise imports show the c.i.f. value of goods received from the rest of the world valued in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Trade Organization.

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Year Value
1960 4,772,040
1961 5,269,210
1962 5,729,020
1963 5,877,140
1964 6,984,830
1965 8,469,890
1966 10,977,600
1967 10,559,000
1968 11,844,400
1969 11,004,700
1970 12,905,800
1971 15,029,500
1972 16,554,400
1973 18,458,400
1974 26,806,600
1975 32,785,100
1976 29,561,200
1977 32,849,400
1978 42,448,300
1979 69,914,900
1980 89,000,000
1981 91,000,000
1982 71,000,000
1983 74,000,000
1984 79,000,000
1985 83,000,000
1986 72,000,000
1987 81,000,000
1988 98,000,000
1989 114,000,000
1990 91,000,000
1991 112,000,000
1992 112,000,000
1993 137,000,000
1994 139,000,000
1995 154,000,000
1996 151,000,000
1997 158,000,000
1998 128,000,000
1999 110,000,000
2000 92,000,000
2001 90,000,000
2002 67,000,000
2003 93,846,740
2004 121,412,000
2005 185,026,700
2006 216,816,000
2007 293,603,200
2008 328,175,400
2009 268,075,000
2010 404,348,000
2011 471,962,800
2012 500,239,700
2013 519,269,700

Merchandise imports from high-income economies (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from high-income economies (% of total merchandise imports) in Solomon Islands was 66.36 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 91.29 in 1987, while its lowest value was 59.10 in 2008.

Definition: Merchandise imports from high-income economies are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from high-income economies according to the World Bank classification of economies. Data are expressed as a percentage of total merchandise imports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1987 91.29
1988 90.76
1989 88.72
1990 89.83
1991 89.94
1992 90.20
1993 87.93
1994 83.20
1995 84.76
1996 84.74
1997 81.32
1998 78.30
1999 81.30
2000 74.40
2001 69.23
2002 65.62
2003 64.80
2004 65.97
2005 68.44
2006 70.07
2007 65.90
2008 59.10
2009 63.70
2010 63.59
2011 65.86
2012 67.32
2013 66.36

Merchandise imports from developing economies in East Asia & Pacific (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from developing economies in East Asia & Pacific (% of total merchandise imports) in Solomon Islands was 23.47 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 13 years was 25.61 in 2010, while its lowest value was 11.12 in 2000.

Definition: Merchandise imports from developing economies in East Asia and Pacific are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from developing economies in the East Asia and Pacific region according to the World Bank classification of economies. Data are expressed as a percentage of total merchandise imports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
2000 11.12
2001 13.93
2002 13.79
2003 14.59
2004 16.10
2005 17.79
2006 17.21
2007 17.30
2008 20.64
2009 23.23
2010 25.61
2011 24.57
2012 23.83
2013 23.47

Merchandise imports from developing economies in South Asia (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from developing economies in South Asia (% of total merchandise imports) in Solomon Islands was 1.31 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 9.11 in 2008, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 1987.

Definition: Merchandise imports from developing economies in South Asia are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from developing economies in the South Asia region according to the World Bank classification of economies. Data are expressed as a percentage of total merchandise imports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1987 0.00
1988 0.00
1989 0.00
1990 0.07
1991 0.04
1992 0.12
1993 0.29
1994 0.23
1995 0.42
1996 0.61
1997 0.56
1998 1.00
1999 0.45
2000 0.48
2001 0.28
2002 0.37
2003 3.78
2004 1.18
2005 0.12
2006 0.12
2007 6.63
2008 9.11
2009 0.58
2010 0.20
2011 0.26
2012 0.25
2013 1.31

Merchandise imports by the reporting economy, residual (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports by the reporting economy, residual (% of total merchandise imports) in Solomon Islands was 10.16 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 100.00 in 1986, while its lowest value was 8.71 in 1987.

Definition: Merchandise imports by the reporting economy residuals are the total merchandise imports by the reporting economy from the rest of the world as reported in the IMF's Direction of trade database, less the sum of imports by the reporting economy from high-, low-, and middle-income economies according to the World Bank classification of economies. Includes trade with unspecified partners or with economies not covered by World Bank classification. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise imports by the economy.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1975 100.00
1976 100.00
1977 100.00
1978 100.00
1979 100.00
1980 100.00
1981 100.00
1982 100.00
1983 100.00
1984 100.00
1985 100.00
1986 100.00
1987 8.71
1988 9.24
1989 11.28
1990 10.17
1991 10.06
1992 9.80
1993 12.07
1994 16.80
1995 15.24
1996 15.26
1997 18.68
1998 21.70
1999 18.70
2000 14.47
2001 16.84
2002 20.59
2003 20.61
2004 17.93
2005 13.77
2006 12.71
2007 16.79
2008 20.26
2009 13.07
2010 10.80
2011 9.56
2012 8.85
2013 10.16

Merchandise imports by the reporting economy (current US$)

The latest value for Merchandise imports by the reporting economy (current US$) in Solomon Islands was $572,878,800 as of 2013. Over the past 38 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $572,878,800 in 2013 and $29,100,000 in 1976.

Definition: Merchandise imports by the reporting economy are the total merchandise imports by the reporting economy from the rest of the world, as reported in the IMF's Direction of trade database. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

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Year Value
1975 $32,300,000
1976 $29,100,000
1977 $33,100,000
1978 $41,100,000
1979 $64,823,000
1980 $83,652,000
1981 $91,630,000
1982 $64,727,000
1983 $68,373,000
1984 $72,197,000
1985 $76,264,000
1986 $67,112,000
1987 $74,406,000
1988 $107,615,800
1989 $126,168,600
1990 $98,622,380
1991 $115,689,500
1992 $181,866,300
1993 $129,543,500
1994 $133,763,600
1995 $155,421,200
1996 $166,874,200
1997 $179,966,300
1998 $153,290,400
1999 $178,018,200
2000 $124,132,400
2001 $114,179,300
2002 $100,526,700
2003 $135,048,900
2004 $159,783,600
2005 $207,681,900
2006 $256,177,200
2007 $348,800,200
2008 $350,128,900
2009 $304,677,200
2010 $402,338,000
2011 $524,271,400
2012 $568,708,000
2013 $572,878,800

Merchandise imports from developing economies within region (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from developing economies within region (% of total merchandise imports) in Solomon Islands was 23.47 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 13 years was 25.61 in 2010, while its lowest value was 11.12 in 2000.

Definition: Merchandise imports from developing economies within region are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from other developing economies in the same World Bank region according to the World Bank classification of economies. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise imports by the economy. Data are computed only if at least half of the economies in the partner country group had non-missing data. No figures are shown for high-income economies, because they are a separate category in the World Bank classification of economies.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.

See also:

Year Value
2000 11.12
2001 13.93
2002 13.79
2003 14.59
2004 16.10
2005 17.79
2006 17.21
2007 17.30
2008 20.64
2009 23.23
2010 25.61
2011 24.57
2012 23.83
2013 23.47

Classification

Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Imports