Nicaragua - Merchandise imports

Merchandise imports from economies in the Arab World (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from economies in the Arab World (% of total merchandise imports) in Nicaragua was 0.104 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 48 years was 0.280 in 1988, while its lowest value was 0.001 in 1977.

Definition: Merchandise imports from economies in the Arab World are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from economies in the Arab World. 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.

See also:

Year Value
1967 0.147
1969 0.003
1970 0.008
1971 0.005
1972 0.008
1973 0.006
1974 0.004
1975 0.006
1976 0.002
1977 0.001
1979 0.004
1988 0.280
1989 0.254
2003 0.017
2004 0.007
2005 0.010
2006 0.009
2007 0.018
2008 0.015
2009 0.014
2010 0.042
2011 0.107
2012 0.090
2013 0.097
2014 0.079
2015 0.104

Merchandise imports (current US$)

The value for Merchandise imports (current US$) in Nicaragua was 7,062,200,000 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 7,076,900,000 in 2015 and a minimum value of 71,470,000 in 1961.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1960 71,710,000
1961 71,470,000
1962 92,880,000
1963 110,790,000
1964 137,030,000
1965 160,290,000
1966 181,920,000
1967 203,910,000
1968 184,650,000
1969 176,990,000
1970 198,750,000
1971 210,440,000
1972 218,490,000
1973 326,980,000
1974 561,680,000
1975 516,860,000
1976 532,140,000
1977 762,010,000
1978 596,000,000
1979 360,200,000
1980 887,000,000
1981 999,000,000
1982 776,000,000
1983 826,000,000
1984 848,000,000
1985 964,000,000
1986 857,000,000
1987 827,000,000
1988 805,000,000
1989 615,000,000
1990 638,000,000
1991 751,000,000
1992 855,000,000
1993 744,000,000
1994 866,600,000
1995 975,000,000
1996 1,154,000,000
1997 1,450,000,000
1998 1,492,000,000
1999 1,862,000,000
2000 1,805,000,000
2001 1,775,000,000
2002 1,754,000,000
2003 1,879,430,000
2004 2,212,280,000
2005 2,956,100,000
2006 3,404,300,000
2007 3,989,200,000
2008 4,731,000,000
2009 3,929,200,000
2010 4,792,200,000
2011 6,354,700,000
2012 6,777,900,000
2013 6,687,600,000
2014 6,945,800,000
2015 7,076,900,000
2016 7,062,200,000

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

Merchandise imports from high-income economies (% of total merchandise imports) in Nicaragua was 30.70 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 79.47 in 1960, while its lowest value was 27.82 in 2013.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1960 79.47
1961 77.96
1962 77.86
1963 77.33
1964 75.86
1965 74.22
1966 69.36
1967 69.01
1968 62.58
1969 63.61
1970 62.29
1971 60.47
1972 60.07
1973 60.20
1974 64.13
1975 58.62
1976 55.89
1977 59.73
1978 56.69
1979 43.46
1980 41.78
1981 45.99
1982 41.85
1983 39.43
1984 42.32
1985 28.26
1986 38.12
1987 39.39
1988 35.49
1989 35.36
1990 41.02
1991 43.04
1992 42.13
1993 43.67
1994 42.39
1995 45.82
1996 50.06
1997 52.55
1998 45.30
1999 45.66
2000 43.61
2001 43.67
2002 42.59
2003 44.13
2004 38.82
2005 35.81
2006 35.95
2007 35.80
2008 34.50
2009 34.36
2010 34.89
2011 28.91
2012 31.42
2013 27.82
2014 31.03
2015 34.60
2016 30.70

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies outside region (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies outside region (% of total merchandise imports) in Nicaragua was 20.96 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 22.65 in 2015, while its lowest value was 0.05 in 1968.

Definition: Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies outside region are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from other low- and middle-income economies in other World Bank regions 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.

See also:

Year Value
1960 0.28
1961 0.67
1962 0.92
1963 0.90
1964 0.58
1965 0.69
1966 0.61
1967 0.44
1968 0.05
1969 0.43
1970 0.15
1971 0.08
1972 0.13
1973 0.28
1974 0.40
1975 1.08
1976 0.33
1977 0.75
1978 0.93
1979 0.69
1980 0.47
1981 0.30
1982 1.15
1983 0.98
1984 2.11
1985 4.95
1986 3.61
1987 3.43
1988 4.54
1989 1.72
1990 1.99
1991 3.58
1992 2.83
1993 2.12
1994 2.26
1995 2.14
1996 1.48
1997 0.51
1998 0.49
1999 0.41
2003 8.18
2004 9.07
2005 9.56
2006 10.83
2007 11.09
2008 12.95
2009 12.12
2010 13.10
2011 13.65
2012 14.93
2013 16.57
2014 21.92
2015 22.65
2016 20.96

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in East Asia & Pacific (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in East Asia & Pacific (% of total merchandise imports) in Nicaragua was 17.59 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 47 years was 18.87 in 2014, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 1984.

Definition: Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in East Asia and Pacific are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from low- and middle-income 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.

See also:

Year Value
1969 0.05
1970 0.06
1971 0.02
1972 0.06
1973 0.19
1974 0.25
1975 0.05
1976 0.10
1977 0.27
1978 0.21
1979 0.16
1980 0.11
1981 0.18
1982 0.04
1983 0.02
1984 0.00
1985 1.13
1986 0.98
1987 0.87
1988 1.33
1989 0.30
1990 1.99
1991 3.58
1992 2.83
1993 2.12
1994 2.26
1995 2.14
1996 1.48
1997 0.51
1998 0.49
1999 0.41
2003 5.96
2004 6.69
2005 6.99
2006 8.71
2007 9.15
2008 9.69
2009 9.24
2010 10.94
2011 10.64
2012 11.70
2013 13.54
2014 18.87
2015 18.86
2016 17.59

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Europe & Central Asia (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Europe & Central Asia (% of total merchandise imports) in Nicaragua was 0.80 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 3.82 in 1985, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 1971.

Definition: Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Europe and Central Asia are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from low- and middle-income economies in the Europe and Central 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.

See also:

Year Value
1971 0.00
1972 0.00
1973 0.01
1974 0.09
1975 0.93
1976 0.19
1977 0.17
1978 0.38
1979 0.07
1980 0.03
1981 0.07
1982 0.81
1983 0.97
1984 2.10
1985 3.82
1986 2.63
1987 2.53
1988 2.31
1989 0.79
2003 1.55
2004 1.69
2005 1.75
2006 1.31
2007 0.93
2008 1.08
2009 1.34
2010 0.80
2011 1.51
2012 1.71
2013 1.37
2014 0.95
2015 1.31
2016 0.80

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Latin America & the Caribbean (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Latin America & the Caribbean (% of total merchandise imports) in Nicaragua was 43.51 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 57.43 in 2011, while its lowest value was 11.11 in 1960.

Definition: Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Latin America and the Caribbean are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from low- and middle-income economies in the Latin America and the Caribbean 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.

See also:

Year Value
1960 11.11
1961 11.29
1962 12.35
1963 15.72
1964 19.55
1965 21.04
1966 25.47
1967 28.78
1968 34.21
1969 32.49
1970 34.30
1971 36.07
1972 38.33
1973 37.73
1974 32.95
1975 38.73
1976 42.09
1977 37.34
1978 40.05
1979 53.93
1980 55.58
1981 49.86
1982 47.69
1983 45.11
1984 32.93
1985 30.66
1986 20.37
1987 20.77
1988 20.36
1989 28.28
1990 36.46
1991 44.32
1992 47.62
1993 48.26
1994 44.06
1995 45.44
1996 43.32
1997 42.85
1998 49.36
1999 48.34
2000 46.16
2001 46.41
2002 43.60
2003 47.62
2004 52.00
2005 54.39
2006 53.15
2007 52.06
2008 51.11
2009 52.81
2010 51.84
2011 57.43
2012 53.59
2013 55.60
2014 47.06
2015 42.75
2016 43.51

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Middle East & North Africa (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Middle East & North Africa (% of total merchandise imports) in Nicaragua was 0.013 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 48 years was 0.399 in 2011, while its lowest value was 0.001 in 1978.

Definition: Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Middle East and North Africa are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from low- and middle-income economies in the Middle East and North Africa 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.

See also:

Year Value
1967 0.147
1969 0.003
1970 0.008
1971 0.005
1972 0.008
1973 0.006
1974 0.004
1975 0.006
1976 0.002
1977 0.001
1978 0.001
1979 0.003
1988 0.280
1989 0.254
2003 0.012
2004 0.005
2005 0.008
2006 0.007
2007 0.009
2008 0.012
2009 0.010
2010 0.014
2011 0.399
2012 0.148
2013 0.012
2014 0.015
2015 0.013

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in South Asia (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in South Asia (% of total merchandise imports) in Nicaragua was 2.57 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 2.57 in 2016, while its lowest value was 0.02 in 1976.

Definition: Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in South Asia are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from low- and middle-income 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.

See also:

Year Value
1960 0.28
1961 0.67
1962 0.92
1963 0.90
1964 0.58
1965 0.62
1966 0.55
1967 0.25
1968 0.05
1969 0.36
1970 0.06
1971 0.05
1972 0.05
1973 0.06
1974 0.03
1975 0.07
1976 0.02
1977 0.12
1978 0.04
1979 0.45
1980 0.33
1981 0.04
1982 0.06
1987 0.04
1988 0.62
1989 0.37
2003 0.63
2004 0.68
2005 0.80
2006 0.79
2007 0.98
2008 2.13
2009 1.50
2010 1.31
2011 1.07
2012 1.33
2013 1.59
2014 1.76
2015 2.27
2016 2.57

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Sub-Saharan Africa (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Sub-Saharan Africa (% of total merchandise imports) in Nicaragua was 0.200 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 50 years was 0.324 in 2014, while its lowest value was 0.000 in 1983.

Definition: Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies in Sub-Saharan Africa are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from low- and middle-income economies in the Sub-Saharan Africa 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.

See also:

Year Value
1965 0.062
1966 0.055
1967 0.049
1969 0.020
1970 0.017
1971 0.006
1972 0.012
1973 0.020
1974 0.029
1975 0.024
1976 0.022
1977 0.195
1978 0.298
1979 0.013
1980 0.007
1981 0.004
1982 0.235
1983 0.000
2003 0.028
2004 0.013
2005 0.007
2006 0.017
2007 0.015
2008 0.033
2009 0.023
2010 0.032
2011 0.032
2012 0.032
2013 0.059
2014 0.324
2015 0.200

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

Merchandise imports by the reporting economy, residual (% of total merchandise imports) in Nicaragua was 4.83 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 39.60 in 1988, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 2011.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1960 9.14
1961 10.08
1962 8.88
1963 6.05
1964 4.01
1965 4.06
1966 4.57
1967 1.77
1968 3.16
1969 3.48
1970 3.27
1971 3.39
1972 1.48
1973 1.79
1974 2.53
1975 1.56
1976 1.70
1977 2.18
1978 2.34
1979 1.92
1980 2.16
1981 3.85
1982 9.31
1983 14.48
1984 22.65
1985 36.13
1986 37.91
1987 36.41
1988 39.60
1989 34.64
1990 20.52
1991 9.05
1992 7.42
1993 5.95
1994 11.29
1995 6.60
1996 5.14
1997 4.10
1998 4.85
1999 5.58
2000 10.24
2001 9.92
2002 13.81
2003 0.07
2004 0.11
2005 0.24
2006 0.07
2007 1.06
2008 1.44
2009 0.71
2010 0.17
2011 0.00
2012 0.06
2013 0.00
2014 0.00
2015 0.00
2016 4.83

Merchandise imports by the reporting economy (current US$)

The latest value for Merchandise imports by the reporting economy (current US$) in Nicaragua was $5,887,215,000 as of 2016. Over the past 56 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $5,887,215,000 in 2016 and $71,100,000 in 1960.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1960 $71,100,000
1961 $74,400,000
1962 $98,000,000
1963 $110,700,000
1964 $137,100,000
1965 $160,200,000
1966 $181,800,000
1967 $203,600,000
1968 $183,300,000
1969 $176,888,000
1970 $198,885,000
1971 $210,801,000
1972 $218,450,000
1973 $326,863,000
1974 $560,417,000
1975 $516,776,000
1976 $532,129,000
1977 $762,013,000
1978 $593,239,000
1979 $360,000,000
1980 $881,882,000
1981 $994,222,000
1982 $774,881,000
1983 $806,252,000
1984 $825,883,000
1985 $1,066,509,000
1986 $774,499,000
1987 $781,599,700
1988 $805,354,000
1989 $605,789,000
1990 $666,727,000
1991 $751,320,000
1992 $893,289,000
1993 $753,400,000
1994 $866,500,000
1995 $975,200,000
1996 $1,153,700,000
1997 $1,449,800,000
1998 $1,491,700,000
1999 $1,861,700,000
2000 $1,778,872,000
2001 $1,736,018,000
2002 $1,753,734,000
2003 $1,878,529,000
2004 $2,206,118,000
2005 $2,622,941,000
2006 $3,007,482,000
2007 $3,660,629,000
2008 $4,336,385,000
2009 $3,472,721,000
2010 $4,185,076,000
2011 $5,132,335,000
2012 $5,853,545,000
2013 $5,613,900,000
2014 $5,378,962,000
2015 $5,511,313,000
2016 $5,887,215,000

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies within region (% of total merchandise imports)

Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies within region (% of total merchandise imports) in Nicaragua was 43.51 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 57.43 in 2011, while its lowest value was 11.11 in 1960.

Definition: Merchandise imports from low- and middle-income economies within region are the sum of merchandise imports by the reporting economy from other low- and middle-income 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
1960 11.11
1961 11.29
1962 12.35
1963 15.72
1964 19.55
1965 21.04
1966 25.47
1967 28.78
1968 34.21
1969 32.49
1970 34.30
1971 36.07
1972 38.33
1973 37.73
1974 32.95
1975 38.73
1976 42.09
1977 37.34
1978 40.05
1979 53.93
1980 55.58
1981 49.86
1982 47.69
1983 45.11
1984 32.93
1985 30.66
1986 20.37
1987 20.77
1988 20.36
1989 28.28
1990 36.46
1991 44.32
1992 47.62
1993 48.26
1994 44.06
1995 45.44
1996 43.32
1997 42.85
1998 49.36
1999 48.34
2000 46.16
2001 46.41
2002 43.60
2003 47.62
2004 52.00
2005 54.39
2006 53.15
2007 52.06
2008 51.11
2009 52.81
2010 51.84
2011 57.43
2012 53.59
2013 55.60
2014 47.06
2015 42.75
2016 43.51

Classification

Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Imports