St. Lucia - 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 St. Lucia was $895,761,200 as of 2016. Over the past 40 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $895,761,200 in 2016 and $50,098,080 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 $50,098,080
1977 $62,300,000
1978 $88,100,000
1979 $105,400,000
1980 $134,700,000
1981 $140,800,000
1982 $135,100,000
1983 $127,100,000
1984 $146,000,000
1985 $151,600,000
1986 $179,559,300
1987 $203,225,900
1988 $254,125,900
1989 $312,207,400
1990 $319,992,600
1991 $341,944,400
1992 $360,137,000
1993 $353,914,800
1994 $369,781,500
1995 $395,833,300
1996 $389,840,700
1997 $414,292,600
1998 $427,237,000
1999 $457,225,900
2000 $445,948,200
2001 $402,704,400
2002 $400,962,800
2003 $499,704,400
2004 $500,296,600
2005 $594,847,600
2006 $706,686,000
2007 $747,386,500
2008 $820,280,300
2009 $647,960,500
2010 $787,424,800
2011 $816,224,100
2012 $756,434,900
2013 $684,102,300
2014 $848,391,400
2015 $832,094,800
2016 $895,761,200

Imports of goods and services (current US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (current US$) in St. Lucia was $738,362,400 as of 2016. Over the past 37 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $820,280,300 in 2008 and $98,888,890 in 1983.

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
1979 $105,407,400
1980 $113,333,300
1981 $117,037,000
1982 $108,518,500
1983 $98,888,890
1984 $112,222,200
1985 $136,666,700
1986 $184,800,000
1987 $208,148,100
1988 $260,600,000
1989 $318,200,000
1990 $334,300,000
1991 $360,000,000
1992 $365,900,000
1993 $362,100,000
1994 $369,400,000
1995 $387,037,000
1996 $390,000,000
1997 $414,292,600
1998 $427,407,400
1999 $457,407,400
2000 $445,948,200
2001 $402,704,400
2002 $400,962,800
2003 $499,704,400
2004 $500,296,600
2005 $594,847,600
2006 $706,686,000
2007 $747,386,500
2008 $820,280,300
2009 $647,960,500
2010 $787,424,800
2011 $816,224,100
2012 $751,593,500
2013 $736,174,800
2014 $743,133,600
2015 $687,823,800
2016 $738,362,400

Imports of goods and services (current LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (current LCU) in St. Lucia was 1,993,578,000 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 37 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,214,757,000 in 2008 and a minimum value of 267,000,000 in 1983.

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
1979 284,600,000
1980 306,000,000
1981 316,000,000
1982 293,000,000
1983 267,000,000
1984 303,000,000
1985 369,000,000
1986 498,960,000
1987 562,000,000
1988 703,620,000
1989 859,140,000
1990 902,610,000
1991 972,000,000
1992 987,930,000
1993 977,670,000
1994 997,380,000
1995 1,045,000,000
1996 1,053,000,000
1997 1,118,590,000
1998 1,154,000,000
1999 1,235,000,000
2000 1,204,060,000
2001 1,087,302,000
2002 1,082,599,000
2003 1,349,202,000
2004 1,350,801,000
2005 1,606,089,000
2006 1,908,052,000
2007 2,017,944,000
2008 2,214,757,000
2009 1,749,493,000
2010 2,126,047,000
2011 2,203,805,000
2012 2,029,303,000
2013 1,987,672,000
2014 2,006,461,000
2015 1,857,124,000
2016 1,993,578,000

Imports of goods and services (constant 2010 US$)

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
2010 787,424,800

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) in St. Lucia was 44.29 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 37 years was 85.05 in 1979, while its lowest value was 41.71 in 2015.

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
1979 85.05
1980 77.44
1981 69.68
1982 59.38
1983 50.14
1984 51.56
1985 56.64
1986 63.79
1987 65.05
1988 71.10
1989 76.58
1990 69.08
1991 70.07
1992 64.54
1993 62.99
1994 61.57
1995 60.43
1996 58.89
1997 61.20
1998 57.95
1999 58.95
2000 56.87
2001 54.14
2002 53.58
2003 60.66
2004 56.02
2005 62.54
2006 62.31
2007 58.50
2008 63.97
2009 51.30
2010 56.98
2011 56.77
2012 52.31
2013 49.41
2014 47.88
2015 41.71
2016 44.29

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments