Pakistan - 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 Pakistan was 25.58 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 57 years was 40.01 in 2012, while its lowest value was 0.43 in 1965.

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
1960 2.59
1961 3.11
1962 2.22
1963 1.15
1964 0.67
1965 0.43
1966 0.71
1967 1.08
1968 1.37
1969 2.29
1970 3.15
1971 4.60
1972 6.83
1973 7.60
1974 13.37
1975 17.51
1976 18.17
1977 15.92
1978 20.57
1979 18.57
1980 29.11
1981 31.26
1982 30.52
1983 26.82
1984 24.82
1985 23.10
1986 13.62
1987 17.48
1988 14.10
1989 17.27
1990 17.17
1991 13.42
1992 13.80
1993 16.53
1994 19.58
1995 18.36
1996 21.52
1997 23.54
1998 20.67
1999 26.96
2000 35.68
2001 34.11
2002 32.64
2003 30.26
2004 30.17
2005 29.59
2006 31.76
2007 29.51
2008 35.61
2009 30.79
2010 34.22
2011 38.39
2012 40.01
2013 39.65
2014 34.57
2015 27.18
2016 23.25
2017 25.58

Merchandise imports (current US$)

The value for Merchandise imports (current US$) in Pakistan was 60,472,000,000 as of 2018. As the graph below shows, over the past 58 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 60,472,000,000 in 2018 and a minimum value of 533,000,000 in 1968.

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 827,000,000
1961 594,000,000
1962 834,000,000
1963 985,000,000
1964 1,070,000,000
1965 968,000,000
1966 916,000,000
1967 1,112,000,000
1968 533,000,000
1969 713,000,000
1970 775,000,000
1971 608,000,000
1972 1,158,000,000
1973 1,127,000,000
1974 2,206,000,000
1975 2,213,000,000
1976 2,311,000,000
1977 2,586,000,000
1978 3,859,000,000
1979 4,498,000,000
1980 5,350,000,000
1981 5,631,000,000
1982 5,465,000,000
1983 5,329,000,000
1984 5,853,000,000
1985 5,890,000,000
1986 5,374,000,000
1987 5,822,000,000
1988 6,590,000,000
1989 7,143,000,000
1990 7,376,000,000
1991 8,439,000,000
1992 9,379,000,000
1993 9,500,000,000
1994 8,889,000,000
1995 11,461,000,000
1996 12,131,000,000
1997 11,596,000,000
1998 9,308,000,000
1999 10,207,000,000
2000 10,864,000,000
2001 10,191,000,000
2002 11,233,000,000
2003 13,038,000,000
2004 17,949,000,000
2005 25,357,000,000
2006 29,825,000,000
2007 32,590,000,000
2008 42,329,000,000
2009 31,668,000,000
2010 37,807,000,000
2011 44,012,000,000
2012 44,105,000,000
2013 44,647,000,000
2014 47,590,000,000
2015 43,795,000,000
2016 46,847,000,000
2017 57,746,000,000
2018 60,472,000,000

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

Merchandise imports from high-income economies (% of total merchandise imports) in Pakistan was 49.95 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 57 years was 88.08 in 1965, while its lowest value was 47.67 in 2016.

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 80.61
1961 79.82
1962 87.98
1963 85.89
1964 86.98
1965 88.08
1966 83.15
1967 84.99
1968 82.84
1969 82.54
1970 82.64
1971 78.88
1972 73.88
1973 78.73
1974 79.28
1975 77.91
1976 81.75
1977 76.82
1978 80.62
1979 78.89
1980 80.35
1981 82.23
1982 83.09
1983 81.46
1984 78.75
1985 81.13
1986 80.95
1987 78.82
1988 79.89
1989 78.80
1990 76.80
1991 76.39
1992 76.95
1993 77.84
1994 73.79
1995 72.43
1996 73.96
1997 76.63
1998 71.90
1999 74.22
2000 75.40
2001 72.83
2002 73.04
2003 72.70
2004 71.34
2005 67.58
2006 68.15
2007 63.89
2008 63.89
2009 63.47
2010 61.01
2011 62.74
2012 63.25
2013 63.27
2014 56.88
2015 51.66
2016 47.67
2017 49.95

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 Pakistan was 44.02 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 57 years was 45.51 in 2016, while its lowest value was 3.74 in 1965.

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 9.17
1961 9.48
1962 5.33
1963 7.81
1964 6.36
1965 3.74
1966 8.23
1967 8.32
1968 7.81
1969 7.03
1970 8.01
1971 10.82
1972 14.37
1973 11.32
1974 11.48
1975 12.19
1976 10.14
1977 10.03
1978 10.90
1979 13.12
1980 13.29
1981 11.11
1982 10.60
1983 12.97
1984 15.51
1985 14.29
1986 12.93
1987 15.34
1988 14.35
1989 15.77
1990 17.10
1991 17.64
1992 18.12
1993 17.71
1994 21.72
1995 23.23
1996 20.81
1997 19.95
1998 23.49
1999 21.83
2000 21.64
2001 22.32
2002 23.21
2003 23.25
2004 25.25
2005 27.39
2006 25.91
2007 29.28
2008 30.15
2009 31.35
2010 33.14
2011 31.86
2012 31.18
2013 29.89
2014 35.67
2015 41.30
2016 45.51
2017 44.02

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 Pakistan was 36.41 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 57 years was 38.32 in 2016, while its lowest value was 1.03 in 1962.

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
1960 3.06
1961 4.29
1962 1.03
1963 2.94
1964 3.15
1965 2.72
1966 5.46
1967 4.53
1968 3.48
1969 3.28
1970 3.36
1971 4.65
1972 6.20
1973 7.18
1974 7.86
1975 8.55
1976 6.72
1977 7.45
1978 6.32
1979 7.23
1980 7.12
1981 7.41
1982 6.76
1983 7.11
1984 9.17
1985 8.41
1986 7.53
1987 8.49
1988 9.16
1989 9.71
1990 9.91
1991 10.72
1992 11.17
1993 11.74
1994 14.48
1995 15.19
1996 12.31
1997 13.81
1998 16.55
1999 13.39
2000 12.99
2001 12.93
2002 15.47
2003 15.99
2004 16.98
2005 17.32
2006 17.60
2007 21.32
2008 19.76
2009 21.42
2010 24.09
2011 25.69
2012 25.39
2013 24.37
2014 29.35
2015 34.44
2016 38.32
2017 36.41

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 Pakistan was 1.59 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 55 years was 3.75 in 2005, while its lowest value was 0.13 in 1964.

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
1962 0.15
1963 0.33
1964 0.13
1965 0.19
1966 0.49
1967 0.77
1968 0.98
1969 1.25
1970 1.31
1971 1.85
1972 1.53
1973 1.24
1974 0.61
1975 1.40
1976 0.99
1977 0.63
1978 0.88
1979 1.09
1980 0.93
1981 1.70
1982 1.42
1983 1.55
1984 1.33
1985 0.91
1986 0.73
1987 0.91
1988 1.33
1989 0.96
1990 0.95
1991 1.37
1992 1.51
1993 1.17
1994 2.51
1995 2.45
1996 2.22
1997 1.39
1998 1.62
1999 3.23
2000 1.75
2001 1.79
2002 1.89
2003 1.62
2004 2.61
2005 3.75
2006 3.29
2007 2.67
2008 3.72
2009 2.86
2010 1.88
2011 1.60
2012 1.81
2013 1.88
2014 2.32
2015 1.52
2016 1.80
2017 1.59

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 Pakistan was 1.27 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 4.18 in 1972, while its lowest value was 0.01 in 1970.

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
1961 0.43
1962 0.10
1964 0.02
1966 0.04
1969 0.02
1970 0.01
1971 0.01
1972 4.18
1973 0.63
1974 0.06
1975 0.06
1976 0.46
1977 0.06
1978 1.64
1979 1.26
1980 1.30
1981 0.81
1982 0.66
1983 0.84
1984 1.38
1985 0.67
1986 1.18
1987 0.98
1988 1.16
1989 1.17
1990 0.83
1991 1.17
1992 1.25
1993 0.84
1994 0.58
1995 1.07
1996 1.20
1997 0.61
1998 0.57
1999 0.47
2000 0.59
2001 1.18
2002 0.26
2003 0.28
2004 0.52
2005 1.39
2006 0.87
2007 0.62
2008 1.11
2009 0.83
2010 1.13
2011 0.52
2012 0.54
2013 0.43
2014 0.48
2015 0.78
2016 1.12
2017 1.27

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 Pakistan was 1.54 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 57 years was 5.56 in 1960, while its lowest value was 0.36 in 1981.

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
1960 5.56
1961 4.43
1962 3.69
1963 4.38
1964 2.87
1965 0.71
1966 1.99
1967 2.84
1968 3.19
1969 2.34
1970 3.10
1971 3.73
1972 1.45
1973 1.16
1974 2.04
1975 1.41
1976 0.96
1977 0.72
1978 0.85
1979 2.62
1980 3.14
1981 0.36
1982 1.04
1983 2.26
1984 1.47
1985 2.36
1986 1.49
1987 3.35
1988 1.70
1989 2.35
1990 3.54
1991 2.76
1992 2.62
1993 2.19
1994 2.41
1995 2.89
1996 3.68
1997 2.46
1998 2.11
1999 2.15
2000 3.98
2001 3.68
2002 3.29
2003 3.17
2004 2.83
2005 2.96
2006 2.41
2007 2.57
2008 3.76
2009 4.37
2010 3.80
2011 2.03
2012 1.65
2013 1.38
2014 1.52
2015 1.80
2016 1.72
2017 1.54

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 Pakistan was 3.98 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 57 years was 7.43 in 1977, while its lowest value was 1.49 in 1991.

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 5.47
1961 5.54
1962 4.29
1963 3.82
1964 3.70
1965 3.54
1966 2.92
1967 1.90
1968 3.07
1969 2.30
1970 2.71
1971 3.39
1972 6.15
1973 5.12
1974 4.07
1975 4.01
1976 4.16
1977 7.43
1978 5.08
1979 4.18
1980 3.24
1981 3.01
1982 3.09
1983 2.43
1984 2.51
1985 1.90
1986 2.07
1987 1.81
1988 2.05
1989 1.81
1990 1.74
1991 1.49
1992 1.57
1993 1.68
1994 1.69
1995 1.60
1996 2.64
1997 2.24
1998 2.73
1999 2.33
2000 2.71
2001 3.16
2002 2.30
2003 2.65
2004 3.38
2005 3.01
2006 4.40
2007 4.54
2008 4.56
2009 4.21
2010 4.87
2011 4.48
2012 4.46
2013 5.26
2014 5.51
2015 5.00
2016 4.57
2017 3.98

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 Pakistan was 3.22 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 57 years was 3.22 in 2017, while its lowest value was 0.12 in 1965.

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
1960 0.54
1961 0.33
1962 0.36
1963 0.16
1964 0.19
1965 0.12
1966 0.24
1967 0.19
1968 0.16
1969 0.14
1970 0.22
1971 0.59
1972 1.01
1973 1.10
1974 0.92
1975 0.77
1976 1.01
1977 1.18
1978 1.21
1979 0.92
1980 0.80
1981 0.83
1982 0.73
1983 1.22
1984 2.15
1985 1.95
1986 1.99
1987 1.61
1988 1.00
1989 1.58
1990 1.87
1991 1.63
1992 1.57
1993 1.77
1994 1.73
1995 1.63
1996 1.40
1997 1.67
1998 2.64
1999 2.59
2000 2.33
2001 2.74
2002 2.30
2003 2.20
2004 2.32
2005 1.97
2006 1.73
2007 2.10
2008 1.80
2009 1.88
2010 2.23
2011 2.02
2012 1.79
2013 1.84
2014 2.01
2015 2.76
2016 2.54
2017 3.22

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

Merchandise imports by the reporting economy, residual (% of total merchandise imports) in Pakistan was 2.05 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 57 years was 8.12 in 1969, while its lowest value was 0.03 in 2004.

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 4.75
1961 5.16
1962 2.40
1963 2.48
1964 2.96
1965 4.65
1966 5.69
1967 4.78
1968 6.28
1969 8.12
1970 6.64
1971 6.91
1972 5.59
1973 4.84
1974 5.16
1975 5.90
1976 3.96
1977 5.72
1978 3.40
1979 3.81
1980 3.12
1981 3.65
1982 3.22
1983 3.14
1984 3.23
1985 2.69
1986 4.06
1987 4.03
1988 3.72
1989 3.62
1990 4.36
1991 4.47
1992 3.36
1993 2.77
1994 2.80
1995 2.74
1996 2.59
1997 1.19
1998 1.87
1999 1.62
2000 0.24
2001 1.69
2002 1.45
2003 1.40
2004 0.03
2005 2.02
2006 1.54
2007 2.29
2008 1.40
2009 0.97
2010 0.98
2011 0.93
2012 1.11
2013 1.58
2014 1.93
2015 2.05
2016 2.26
2017 2.05

Merchandise imports by the reporting economy (current US$)

The latest value for Merchandise imports by the reporting economy (current US$) in Pakistan was $57,286,160,000 as of 2017. Over the past 57 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $57,286,160,000 in 2017 and $633,800,000 in 1961.

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 $643,700,000
1961 $633,800,000
1962 $728,100,000
1963 $880,400,000
1964 $983,800,000
1965 $1,035,000,000
1966 $899,200,000
1967 $1,098,000,000
1968 $1,048,500,000
1969 $1,007,270,000
1970 $1,101,940,000
1971 $915,960,000
1972 $666,430,000
1973 $973,610,000
1974 $1,739,910,000
1975 $2,129,290,000
1976 $2,132,650,000
1977 $2,451,880,000
1978 $3,285,270,000
1979 $4,060,730,000
1980 $5,349,540,000
1981 $5,631,600,000
1982 $5,449,980,000
1983 $5,326,060,000
1984 $5,853,800,000
1985 $5,888,530,000
1986 $5,367,240,000
1987 $5,818,740,000
1988 $6,588,440,000
1989 $7,107,043,000
1990 $7,382,994,000
1991 $8,431,484,000
1992 $9,375,038,000
1993 $9,492,427,000
1994 $8,884,516,000
1995 $11,460,540,000
1996 $12,149,840,000
1997 $11,611,890,000
1998 $9,308,165,000
1999 $10,297,650,000
2000 $10,721,950,000
2001 $10,165,520,000
2002 $11,238,130,000
2003 $13,048,550,000
2004 $17,757,670,000
2005 $25,410,790,000
2006 $29,825,750,000
2007 $32,593,940,000
2008 $42,326,560,000
2009 $31,645,040,000
2010 $37,537,030,000
2011 $43,578,260,000
2012 $43,813,260,000
2013 $43,775,180,000
2014 $47,544,890,000
2015 $43,989,640,000
2016 $46,998,270,000
2017 $57,286,160,000

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 Pakistan was 3.98 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 57 years was 7.43 in 1977, while its lowest value was 1.49 in 1991.

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 5.47
1961 5.54
1962 4.29
1963 3.82
1964 3.70
1965 3.54
1966 2.92
1967 1.90
1968 3.07
1969 2.30
1970 2.71
1971 3.39
1972 6.15
1973 5.12
1974 4.07
1975 4.01
1976 4.16
1977 7.43
1978 5.08
1979 4.18
1980 3.24
1981 3.01
1982 3.09
1983 2.43
1984 2.51
1985 1.90
1986 2.07
1987 1.81
1988 2.05
1989 1.81
1990 1.74
1991 1.49
1992 1.57
1993 1.68
1994 1.69
1995 1.60
1996 2.64
1997 2.24
1998 2.73
1999 2.33
2000 2.71
2001 3.16
2002 2.30
2003 2.65
2004 3.38
2005 3.01
2006 4.40
2007 4.54
2008 4.56
2009 4.21
2010 4.87
2011 4.48
2012 4.46
2013 5.26
2014 5.51
2015 5.00
2016 4.57
2017 3.98

Classification

Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Imports