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 $434,375,000,000 as of 2016. Over the past 44 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $520,375,000,000 in 2014 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.

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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 $154,757,000,000
2003 $172,339,000,000
2004 $217,024,000,000
2005 $250,276,000,000
2006 $296,010,000,000
2007 $331,133,000,000
2008 $404,472,000,000
2009 $324,713,000,000
2010 $410,655,000,000
2011 $485,906,000,000
2012 $502,495,000,000
2013 $519,717,000,000
2014 $520,375,000,000
2015 $451,224,000,000
2016 $434,375,000,000

Imports of goods and services (current US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (current US$) in Singapore was $434,389,000,000 as of 2016. Over the past 56 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $520,355,000,000 in 2014 and $1,188,750,000 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.

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Year Value
1960 $1,243,761,000
1961 $1,200,314,000
1962 $1,227,166,000
1963 $1,428,982,000
1964 $1,188,750,000
1965 $1,308,996,000
1966 $1,430,844,000
1967 $1,505,978,000
1968 $1,869,692,000
1969 $2,349,961,000
1970 $2,785,476,000
1971 $3,165,523,000
1972 $3,328,711,000
1973 $4,708,694,000
1974 $8,589,078,000
1975 $8,250,441,000
1976 $9,896,765,000
1977 $10,869,350,000
1978 $12,716,320,000
1979 $17,695,120,000
1980 $24,854,920,000
1981 $28,576,640,000
1982 $30,107,260,000
1983 $29,571,680,000
1984 $30,939,230,000
1985 $29,103,090,000
1986 $27,154,400,000
1987 $33,687,290,000
1988 $44,438,890,000
1989 $51,266,200,000
1990 $60,411,530,000
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 $154,756,000,000
2003 $172,337,000,000
2004 $217,028,000,000
2005 $250,275,000,000
2006 $296,016,000,000
2007 $331,133,000,000
2008 $404,461,000,000
2009 $324,716,000,000
2010 $410,658,000,000
2011 $485,897,000,000
2012 $502,485,000,000
2013 $519,717,000,000
2014 $520,355,000,000
2015 $451,233,000,000
2016 $434,389,000,000

Imports of goods and services (current LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (current LCU) in Singapore was 600,109,000,000 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 659,341,000,000 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 277,107,000,000
2003 300,246,000,000
2004 366,820,000,000
2005 416,558,000,000
2006 470,340,000,000
2007 499,051,000,000
2008 572,272,000,000
2009 472,300,000,000
2010 559,932,000,000
2011 611,161,000,000
2012 627,956,000,000
2013 650,322,000,000
2014 659,341,000,000
2015 620,355,000,000
2016 600,109,000,000

Imports of goods and services (constant 2010 US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (constant 2010 US$) in Singapore was 497,370,000,000 as of 2016. Over the past 56 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 497,370,000,000 in 2016 and 3,993,106,000 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 constant 2010 U.S. dollars.

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

See also:

Year Value
1960 4,242,978,000
1961 4,094,756,000
1962 4,186,505,000
1963 4,883,828,000
1964 3,993,106,000
1965 4,420,976,000
1966 5,043,491,000
1967 5,278,181,000
1968 6,939,494,000
1969 8,370,590,000
1970 9,467,767,000
1971 10,633,080,000
1972 11,090,430,000
1973 12,772,350,000
1974 14,644,520,000
1975 13,781,880,000
1976 15,078,400,000
1977 16,519,910,000
1978 18,675,980,000
1979 22,832,780,000
1980 27,698,130,000
1981 30,432,930,000
1982 32,297,910,000
1983 33,884,850,000
1984 36,624,420,000
1985 35,155,630,000
1986 38,992,220,000
1987 44,188,850,000
1988 55,997,650,000
1989 61,365,380,000
1990 70,248,410,000
1991 75,294,100,000
1992 81,017,010,000
1993 96,083,170,000
1994 111,923,000,000
1995 137,239,000,000
1996 151,506,000,000
1997 168,849,000,000
1998 154,362,000,000
1999 168,156,000,000
2000 201,992,000,000
2001 188,622,000,000
2002 199,955,000,000
2003 219,911,000,000
2004 268,714,000,000
2005 299,612,000,000
2006 333,004,000,000
2007 357,821,000,000
2008 394,784,000,000
2009 353,103,000,000
2010 410,658,000,000
2011 431,009,000,000
2012 441,776,000,000
2013 467,930,000,000
2014 481,957,000,000
2015 495,906,000,000
2016 497,370,000,000

Imports of goods and services (annual % growth)

The value for Imports of goods and services (annual % growth) in Singapore was 0.30 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 31.48 in 1968 and a minimum value of -18.24 in 1964.

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 -3.49
1962 2.24
1963 16.66
1964 -18.24
1965 10.72
1966 14.08
1967 4.65
1968 31.48
1969 20.62
1970 13.11
1971 12.31
1972 4.30
1973 15.17
1974 14.66
1975 -5.89
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 8.08
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 6.01
2003 9.98
2004 22.19
2005 11.50
2006 11.15
2007 7.45
2008 10.33
2009 -10.56
2010 16.30
2011 4.96
2012 2.50
2013 5.92
2014 3.00
2015 2.89
2016 0.30

Imports of goods and services (constant LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (constant LCU) in Singapore was 678,163,000,000 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 678,163,000,000 in 2016 and a minimum value of 5,444,600,000 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 constant local currency.

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

Year Value
1960 5,785,300,000
1961 5,583,200,000
1962 5,708,300,000
1963 6,659,100,000
1964 5,444,600,000
1965 6,028,000,000
1966 6,876,800,000
1967 7,196,800,000
1968 9,462,000,000
1969 11,413,300,000
1970 12,909,300,000
1971 14,498,200,000
1972 15,121,800,000
1973 17,415,100,000
1974 19,967,800,000
1975 18,791,600,000
1976 20,559,400,000
1977 22,524,900,000
1978 25,464,700,000
1979 31,132,500,000
1980 37,766,400,000
1981 41,495,300,000
1982 44,038,200,000
1983 46,202,000,000
1984 49,937,400,000
1985 47,934,700,000
1986 53,165,900,000
1987 60,251,500,000
1988 76,352,800,000
1989 83,671,700,000
1990 95,783,700,000
1991 102,664,000,000
1992 110,467,000,000
1993 131,009,000,000
1994 152,607,000,000
1995 187,125,000,000
1996 206,579,000,000
1997 230,225,000,000
1998 210,473,000,000
1999 229,280,000,000
2000 275,416,000,000
2001 257,186,000,000
2002 272,638,000,000
2003 299,849,000,000
2004 366,391,000,000
2005 408,521,000,000
2006 454,051,000,000
2007 487,889,000,000
2008 538,288,000,000
2009 481,456,000,000
2010 559,932,000,000
2011 587,681,000,000
2012 602,361,000,000
2013 638,022,000,000
2014 657,148,000,000
2015 676,168,000,000
2016 678,163,000,000

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) in Singapore was 146.27 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 210.41 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 168.32
2003 177.66
2004 190.06
2005 196.42
2006 200.29
2007 183.98
2008 210.41
2009 168.76
2010 173.70
2011 176.31
2012 173.77
2013 171.80
2014 168.87
2015 152.01
2016 146.27

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments