Greece - 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 Greece was $56,150,400,000 as of 2016. Over the past 40 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $119,070,000,000 in 2008 and $5,674,000,000 in 1976.

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
1976 $5,674,000,000
1977 $6,557,000,000
1978 $7,515,000,000
1979 $10,305,000,000
1980 $11,145,000,000
1981 $11,941,000,000
1982 $10,534,000,000
1983 $9,860,000,000
1984 $9,957,000,000
1985 $10,771,000,000
1986 $10,535,000,000
1987 $12,860,000,000
1988 $14,206,000,000
1989 $15,816,000,000
1990 $19,564,000,000
1991 $20,126,050,000
1992 $21,338,000,000
1993 $19,132,000,000
1994 $20,385,000,000
1995 $24,711,000,000
1996 $25,633,000,000
1997 $25,601,000,000
1999 $35,690,900,000
2000 $41,691,600,000
2001 $41,259,630,000
2002 $41,112,220,000
2003 $49,413,670,000
2004 $61,363,630,000
2005 $66,617,770,000
2006 $80,920,020,000
2007 $101,280,000,000
2008 $119,070,000,000
2009 $84,077,710,000
2010 $80,176,160,000
2011 $84,961,340,000
2012 $69,234,630,000
2013 $79,646,940,000
2014 $82,074,080,000
2015 $58,805,900,000
2016 $56,150,400,000

Imports of goods and services (current US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (current US$) in Greece was $60,083,180,000 as of 2016. Over the past 56 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $127,493,000,000 in 2008 and $718,524,800 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 $718,524,800
1961 $795,769,600
1962 $870,232,800
1963 $1,034,173,000
1964 $1,228,104,000
1965 $1,492,365,000
1966 $1,534,264,000
1967 $1,594,977,000
1968 $1,763,377,000
1969 $2,037,254,000
1970 $2,000,809,000
1971 $2,212,451,000
1972 $2,733,384,000
1973 $4,490,320,000
1974 $5,389,992,000
1975 $6,042,161,000
1976 $6,489,141,000
1977 $7,481,736,000
1978 $8,625,546,000
1979 $11,091,650,000
1980 $14,356,170,000
1981 $13,479,680,000
1982 $13,459,200,000
1983 $12,208,640,000
1984 $11,571,640,000
1985 $11,598,560,000
1986 $14,070,950,000
1987 $15,884,210,000
1988 $17,767,850,000
1989 $19,664,090,000
1990 $24,815,120,000
1991 $25,647,750,000
1992 $27,828,550,000
1993 $25,002,290,000
1994 $25,323,010,000
1995 $31,047,570,000
1996 $33,853,420,000
1997 $33,000,640,000
1998 $37,510,450,000
1999 $40,084,620,000
2000 $45,152,930,000
2001 $45,421,490,000
2002 $46,512,540,000
2003 $59,861,400,000
2004 $70,208,950,000
2005 $73,315,610,000
2006 $86,576,750,000
2007 $111,487,000,000
2008 $127,493,000,000
2009 $94,913,550,000
2010 $91,984,510,000
2011 $92,985,190,000
2012 $81,399,960,000
2013 $79,551,950,000
2014 $82,430,390,000
2015 $61,929,990,000
2016 $60,083,180,000

Imports of goods and services (current LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (current LCU) in Greece was 54,317,310,000 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 87,039,460,000 in 2008 and a minimum value of 63,259,700 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 63,259,700
1961 70,060,420
1962 76,616,240
1963 91,049,730
1964 108,123,600
1965 131,389,400
1966 135,078,300
1967 140,423,500
1968 155,249,700
1969 179,362,100
1970 176,071,200
1971 194,695,700
1972 240,537,800
1973 390,208,800
1974 474,319,300
1975 568,567,300
1976 695,635,900
1977 808,775,600
1978 929,833,900
1979 1,205,663,000
1980 1,795,956,000
1981 2,191,796,000
1982 2,638,003,000
1983 3,154,712,000
1984 3,827,898,000
1985 4,700,894,000
1986 5,780,346,000
1987 6,312,386,000
1988 7,396,757,000
1989 9,371,905,000
1990 11,543,990,000
1991 13,718,980,000
1992 15,567,290,000
1993 16,821,540,000
1994 18,029,980,000
1995 21,109,240,000
1996 23,914,060,000
1997 26,443,410,000
1998 32,532,810,000
1999 37,623,420,000
2000 49,008,990,000
2001 50,758,510,000
2002 49,424,230,000
2003 53,037,200,000
2004 56,546,280,000
2005 58,953,080,000
2006 69,010,330,000
2007 81,452,650,000
2008 87,039,460,000
2009 68,318,770,000
2010 69,452,440,000
2011 66,889,380,000
2012 63,353,070,000
2013 59,915,280,000
2014 62,130,320,000
2015 55,839,730,000
2016 54,317,310,000

Imports of goods and services (constant 2010 US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (constant 2010 US$) in Greece was 80,100,650,000 as of 2016. Over the past 56 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 119,594,000,000 in 2008 and 3,512,121,000 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 2010 U.S. dollars.

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

See also:

Year Value
1960 3,512,121,000
1961 3,958,343,000
1962 4,358,692,000
1963 5,029,317,000
1964 5,796,297,000
1965 7,023,870,000
1966 6,990,458,000
1967 7,489,574,000
1968 8,264,117,000
1969 9,543,978,000
1970 10,132,340,000
1971 10,931,280,000
1972 12,494,410,000
1973 16,696,650,000
1974 14,205,250,000
1975 14,414,960,000
1976 15,797,090,000
1977 17,394,910,000
1978 18,183,710,000
1979 19,951,740,000
1980 21,814,450,000
1981 23,223,630,000
1982 22,618,420,000
1983 23,200,820,000
1984 22,708,380,000
1985 23,714,480,000
1986 27,005,410,000
1987 27,583,340,000
1988 29,606,750,000
1989 32,707,190,000
1990 35,443,500,000
1991 37,512,280,000
1992 37,916,180,000
1993 38,154,330,000
1994 38,726,760,000
1995 42,190,860,000
1996 46,383,070,000
1997 50,296,780,000
1998 59,431,590,000
1999 68,041,010,000
2000 81,771,760,000
2001 82,582,470,000
2002 79,748,090,000
2003 85,644,210,000
2004 89,427,640,000
2005 90,191,450,000
2006 102,196,000,000
2007 118,035,000,000
2008 119,594,000,000
2009 95,252,240,000
2010 91,984,510,000
2011 83,293,150,000
2012 75,713,950,000
2013 73,902,630,000
2014 79,576,470,000
2015 79,898,090,000
2016 80,100,650,000

Imports of goods and services (annual % growth)

The value for Imports of goods and services (annual % growth) in Greece was 0.25 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 33.63 in 1973 and a minimum value of -20.35 in 2009.

Definition: Annual growth rate of imports of goods and services based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2010 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 12.71
1962 10.11
1963 15.39
1964 15.25
1965 21.18
1966 -0.48
1967 7.14
1968 10.34
1969 15.49
1970 6.16
1971 7.89
1972 14.30
1973 33.63
1974 -14.92
1975 1.48
1976 9.59
1977 10.11
1978 4.53
1979 9.72
1980 9.34
1981 6.46
1982 -2.61
1983 2.57
1984 -2.12
1985 4.43
1986 13.88
1987 2.14
1988 7.34
1989 10.47
1990 8.37
1991 5.84
1992 1.08
1993 0.63
1994 1.50
1995 8.95
1996 9.94
1997 8.44
1998 18.16
1999 14.49
2000 20.18
2001 0.99
2002 -3.43
2003 7.39
2004 4.42
2005 0.85
2006 13.31
2007 15.50
2008 1.32
2009 -20.35
2010 -3.43
2011 -9.45
2012 -9.10
2013 -2.39
2014 7.68
2015 0.40
2016 0.25

Imports of goods and services (constant LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (constant LCU) in Greece was 60,479,590,000 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 90,299,140,000 in 2008 and a minimum value of 2,651,809,000 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 2,651,809,000
1961 2,988,727,000
1962 3,291,009,000
1963 3,797,360,000
1964 4,376,465,000
1965 5,303,337,000
1966 5,278,110,000
1967 5,654,966,000
1968 6,239,780,000
1969 7,206,133,000
1970 7,650,376,000
1971 8,253,610,000
1972 9,433,845,000
1973 12,606,720,000
1974 10,725,600,000
1975 10,883,940,000
1976 11,927,510,000
1977 13,133,940,000
1978 13,729,520,000
1979 15,064,460,000
1980 16,470,890,000
1981 17,534,880,000
1982 17,077,930,000
1983 17,517,660,000
1984 17,145,850,000
1985 17,905,500,000
1986 20,390,290,000
1987 20,826,660,000
1988 22,354,430,000
1989 24,695,400,000
1990 26,761,440,000
1991 28,323,450,000
1992 28,628,420,000
1993 28,808,240,000
1994 29,240,440,000
1995 31,856,000,000
1996 35,021,300,000
1997 37,976,330,000
1998 44,873,520,000
1999 51,374,020,000
2000 61,741,360,000
2001 62,353,480,000
2002 60,213,390,000
2003 64,665,240,000
2004 67,521,890,000
2005 68,098,600,000
2006 77,162,370,000
2007 89,122,090,000
2008 90,299,140,000
2009 71,919,730,000
2010 69,452,440,000
2011 62,890,070,000
2012 57,167,440,000
2013 55,799,800,000
2014 60,083,810,000
2015 60,326,650,000
2016 60,479,590,000

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) in Greece was 31.18 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 35.97 in 2008, while its lowest value was 15.16 in 1971.

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 16.16
1961 15.86
1962 16.33
1963 17.38
1964 18.38
1965 19.63
1966 18.14
1967 17.46
1968 17.78
1969 18.08
1970 15.23
1971 15.16
1972 16.19
1973 20.09
1974 21.26
1975 21.18
1976 20.83
1977 20.68
1978 19.48
1979 20.36
1980 25.26
1981 25.75
1982 24.64
1983 24.70
1984 24.10
1985 24.25
1986 24.96
1987 24.19
1988 23.30
1989 24.84
1990 25.35
1991 24.39
1992 23.94
1993 22.98
1994 21.72
1995 22.68
1996 23.21
1997 23.05
1998 25.97
1999 28.12
2000 34.70
2001 33.35
2002 30.24
2003 29.65
2004 29.19
2005 29.59
2006 31.68
2007 35.00
2008 35.97
2009 28.76
2010 30.73
2011 32.31
2012 33.13
2013 33.17
2014 34.78
2015 31.67
2016 31.18

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments