Syrian Arab Republic - 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 Syrian Arab Republic was 13.21 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 30.31 in 1981, while its lowest value was 1.80 in 1983.

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 15.81
1961 20.09
1962 11.13
1963 14.67
1964 17.25
1965 15.97
1966 11.94
1967 12.17
1968 14.14
1969 13.55
1970 17.50
1971 19.45
1972 13.96
1973 14.22
1974 13.78
1975 8.81
1976 12.62
1977 14.91
1978 15.37
1979 20.13
1980 24.66
1981 30.31
1982 16.23
1983 1.80
1984 10.92
1985 11.00
1986 10.86
1987 10.02
1988 4.49
1989 5.63
1990 6.27
1991 5.13
1992 5.29
1993 6.22
1994 6.52
1995 7.81
1996 6.41
1997 5.53
1998 7.87
1999 8.30
2000 10.37
2001 9.44
2002 13.08
2003 12.99
2004 18.72
2005 17.08
2006 17.13
2007 19.42
2008 15.24
2009 16.21
2010 14.63
2011 14.35
2012 16.51
2013 18.43
2014 10.80
2015 12.02
2016 13.21

Merchandise imports (current US$)

The value for Merchandise imports (current US$) in Syrian Arab Republic was 4,500,000,000 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 18,104,750,000 in 2008 and a minimum value of 198,603,000 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 239,385,000
1961 198,603,000
1962 230,990,000
1963 235,340,000
1964 235,602,000
1965 213,351,000
1966 289,267,000
1967 264,660,000
1968 312,565,000
1969 369,634,000
1970 360,471,000
1971 439,005,000
1972 539,529,000
1973 612,661,000
1974 1,227,260,000
1975 1,685,410,000
1976 2,382,790,000
1977 2,701,910,000
1978 2,458,600,000
1979 3,329,170,000
1980 4,124,000,000
1981 5,173,000,000
1982 4,028,000,000
1983 4,542,000,000
1984 4,116,000,000
1985 3,967,000,000
1986 2,728,000,000
1987 2,470,000,000
1988 2,216,000,000
1989 2,084,000,000
1990 2,400,000,000
1991 2,767,000,000
1992 3,490,000,000
1993 4,139,000,000
1994 5,467,000,000
1995 4,709,000,000
1996 5,380,000,000
1997 4,028,000,000
1998 3,895,000,000
1999 3,832,000,000
2000 3,815,000,000
2001 4,752,000,000
2002 4,487,753,000
2003 5,110,634,000
2004 8,411,096,000
2005 10,862,220,000
2006 11,488,280,000
2007 14,655,130,000
2008 18,104,750,000
2009 15,442,770,000
2010 17,561,580,000
2011 16,800,000,000
2012 7,300,000,000
2013 5,800,000,000
2014 6,700,000,000
2015 5,000,000,000
2016 4,500,000,000

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

Merchandise imports from high-income economies (% of total merchandise imports) in Syrian Arab Republic was 21.70 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 75.03 in 1976, while its lowest value was 16.41 in 2014.

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 62.88
1961 57.53
1962 62.20
1963 62.74
1964 55.54
1965 58.31
1966 51.46
1967 49.55
1968 47.00
1969 49.86
1970 49.83
1971 49.76
1972 50.05
1973 50.63
1974 55.95
1975 60.79
1976 75.03
1977 68.11
1978 57.78
1979 52.45
1980 55.34
1981 53.16
1982 48.50
1983 50.36
1984 43.03
1985 49.37
1986 54.37
1987 55.19
1988 62.01
1989 60.69
1990 61.78
1991 57.57
1992 56.89
1993 55.25
1994 54.71
1995 46.40
1996 46.72
1997 46.94
1998 48.13
1999 45.94
2000 53.80
2001 59.09
2002 55.96
2003 41.45
2004 42.46
2005 39.74
2006 40.29
2007 46.10
2008 38.60
2009 35.07
2010 44.19
2011 39.48
2012 34.79
2013 28.74
2014 16.41
2015 18.12
2016 21.70

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 68.19 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 75.25 in 2014, while its lowest value was 7.88 in 1985.

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 10.11
1961 10.96
1962 12.29
1963 13.88
1964 14.48
1965 13.38
1966 21.56
1967 16.07
1968 12.41
1969 15.80
1970 12.90
1971 13.99
1972 16.20
1973 16.37
1974 14.29
1975 16.05
1976 9.26
1977 14.82
1978 15.69
1979 13.01
1980 11.16
1981 12.09
1982 11.03
1983 8.60
1984 8.26
1985 7.88
1986 12.65
1987 9.60
1988 14.66
1989 15.01
1990 16.57
1991 22.27
1992 21.24
1993 19.81
1994 19.09
1995 27.48
1996 17.48
1997 17.70
1998 25.10
1999 26.72
2000 31.74
2001 33.78
2002 34.25
2003 37.85
2004 46.16
2005 38.93
2006 35.15
2007 37.12
2008 46.88
2009 47.46
2010 44.46
2011 49.33
2012 51.76
2013 55.80
2014 75.25
2015 72.44
2016 68.19

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 11.33 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 13.01 in 2012, while its lowest value was 0.06 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
1960 0.76
1961 0.61
1962 1.54
1963 1.31
1964 2.30
1965 2.87
1966 5.75
1967 5.16
1968 3.85
1969 5.29
1970 2.74
1971 2.33
1972 3.39
1973 3.93
1974 4.13
1975 2.68
1976 1.52
1977 1.88
1978 2.22
1979 1.63
1980 1.38
1981 1.63
1982 1.85
1983 1.53
1984 0.06
1985 0.78
1986 1.41
1987 1.21
1988 1.32
1989 1.34
1990 1.28
1991 2.05
1992 2.70
1993 2.27
1994 3.81
1995 3.84
1996 3.02
1997 3.60
1998 3.59
1999 3.31
2000 9.48
2001 9.04
2002 10.19
2003 10.25
2004 9.61
2005 10.79
2006 8.38
2007 10.30
2008 12.91
2009 11.49
2010 11.25
2011 12.08
2012 13.01
2013 8.81
2014 6.86
2015 9.60
2016 11.33

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 47.59 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 61.80 in 2014, while its lowest value was 3.30 in 1961.

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
1960 3.93
1961 3.30
1962 4.92
1963 3.90
1964 5.28
1965 4.57
1966 10.20
1967 6.97
1968 5.87
1969 6.40
1970 5.69
1971 4.98
1972 4.91
1973 5.47
1974 5.64
1975 6.26
1976 4.20
1977 10.80
1978 8.53
1979 8.62
1980 8.00
1981 8.24
1982 5.09
1983 3.53
1984 4.09
1985 4.22
1986 6.22
1987 5.96
1988 10.04
1989 10.99
1990 10.33
1991 14.77
1992 14.98
1993 12.77
1994 11.02
1995 19.65
1996 13.10
1997 12.41
1998 15.46
1999 17.00
2000 15.60
2001 17.56
2002 14.90
2003 16.82
2004 26.93
2005 19.72
2006 20.17
2007 20.29
2008 28.03
2009 26.49
2010 23.89
2011 27.87
2012 27.85
2013 37.41
2014 61.80
2015 55.69
2016 47.59

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 4.89 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 6.06 in 1972, while its lowest value was 0.22 in 1997.

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 2.71
1961 3.35
1962 2.40
1963 2.76
1964 2.81
1965 3.20
1966 2.59
1967 1.74
1968 1.38
1969 2.10
1970 3.04
1971 5.77
1972 6.06
1973 5.43
1974 2.98
1975 6.05
1976 2.71
1977 1.63
1978 2.53
1979 1.35
1980 0.94
1981 1.48
1982 3.21
1983 2.40
1984 2.72
1985 1.23
1986 3.89
1987 1.70
1988 1.56
1989 1.94
1990 2.86
1991 3.85
1992 2.09
1993 2.85
1994 2.82
1995 2.47
1996 0.35
1997 0.22
1998 3.53
1999 3.46
2000 3.18
2001 3.62
2002 4.83
2003 4.41
2004 5.41
2005 3.98
2006 2.07
2007 2.94
2008 2.90
2009 5.96
2010 5.67
2011 4.57
2012 3.94
2013 3.76
2014 2.93
2015 3.47
2016 4.89

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 8.20 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 33.98 in 1984, while its lowest value was 2.95 in 1997.

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 15.31
1961 19.79
1962 11.30
1963 14.23
1964 16.18
1965 15.17
1966 11.94
1967 12.21
1968 14.01
1969 13.58
1970 17.35
1971 19.27
1972 13.93
1973 13.52
1974 13.05
1975 8.32
1976 5.42
1977 4.38
1978 12.76
1979 19.81
1980 23.96
1981 22.34
1982 29.32
1983 27.67
1984 33.98
1985 26.57
1986 14.58
1987 15.10
1988 4.49
1989 6.31
1990 5.01
1991 3.64
1992 4.14
1993 5.07
1994 5.14
1995 5.92
1996 4.78
1997 2.95
1998 4.87
1999 4.78
2000 4.92
2001 4.39
2002 7.16
2003 7.49
2004 11.28
2005 9.40
2006 9.00
2007 10.26
2008 8.91
2009 10.42
2010 9.21
2011 9.04
2012 11.52
2013 13.56
2014 6.91
2015 7.70
2016 8.20

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 2.42 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 5.71 in 2003, while its lowest value was 0.40 in 1977.

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 2.07
1961 3.20
1962 3.13
1963 5.21
1964 3.83
1965 2.36
1966 2.72
1967 2.16
1968 1.25
1969 1.91
1970 1.38
1971 0.75
1972 1.81
1973 1.19
1974 1.45
1975 1.04
1976 0.69
1977 0.40
1978 2.24
1979 1.29
1980 0.69
1981 0.68
1982 0.67
1983 1.03
1984 1.27
1985 1.60
1986 1.06
1987 0.71
1988 1.23
1989 0.67
1990 1.64
1991 1.58
1992 1.40
1993 1.74
1994 1.28
1995 1.36
1996 1.01
1997 1.48
1998 2.36
1999 2.63
2000 3.17
2001 3.17
2002 4.03
2003 5.71
2004 3.66
2005 3.15
2006 3.76
2007 3.02
2008 2.51
2009 2.69
2010 2.91
2011 3.86
2012 5.26
2013 4.05
2014 2.14
2015 2.08
2016 2.42

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 1.97 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 1.97 in 2016, while its lowest value was 0.02 in 1987.

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 0.63
1961 0.51
1962 0.30
1963 0.70
1964 0.26
1965 0.38
1966 0.31
1967 0.04
1968 0.06
1969 0.10
1970 0.04
1971 0.15
1972 0.03
1973 0.35
1974 0.10
1975 0.03
1976 0.14
1977 0.10
1978 0.18
1979 0.12
1980 0.16
1981 0.06
1982 0.22
1983 0.11
1984 0.12
1985 0.06
1986 0.08
1987 0.02
1988 0.51
1989 0.07
1990 0.46
1991 0.02
1992 0.08
1993 0.18
1994 0.17
1995 0.17
1998 0.16
1999 0.31
2000 0.31
2001 0.39
2002 0.30
2003 0.66
2004 0.55
2005 1.30
2006 0.77
2007 0.56
2008 0.54
2009 0.82
2010 0.74
2011 0.95
2012 1.71
2013 1.76
2014 1.54
2015 1.61
2016 1.97

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

Merchandise imports by the reporting economy, residual (% of total merchandise imports) in Syrian Arab Republic was 1.91 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 32.41 in 1997, while its lowest value was 0.09 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 11.71
1961 11.72
1962 14.21
1963 9.15
1964 13.80
1965 13.14
1966 15.03
1967 22.18
1968 26.58
1969 20.76
1970 19.93
1971 16.98
1972 19.82
1973 19.48
1974 16.71
1975 14.85
1976 10.30
1977 12.69
1978 13.76
1979 14.73
1980 9.53
1981 12.41
1982 11.15
1983 13.38
1984 14.72
1985 16.18
1986 18.40
1987 20.11
1988 18.85
1989 18.00
1990 16.63
1991 16.52
1992 17.73
1993 19.87
1994 21.06
1995 20.20
1996 31.02
1997 32.41
1998 21.89
1999 22.55
2000 9.54
2001 2.74
2002 2.63
2003 13.22
2004 0.09
2005 11.93
2006 15.57
2007 6.52
2008 5.61
2009 7.05
2010 2.13
2011 2.15
2012 1.93
2013 1.91
2014 1.43
2015 1.74
2016 1.91

Merchandise imports by the reporting economy (current US$)

The latest value for Merchandise imports by the reporting economy (current US$) in Syrian Arab Republic was $6,282,575,000 as of 2016. Over the past 56 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $25,718,760,000 in 2004 and $197,100,000 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 $236,500,000
1961 $197,100,000
1962 $233,600,000
1963 $228,400,000
1964 $234,800,000
1965 $212,300,000
1966 $294,000,000
1967 $263,800,000
1968 $311,900,000
1969 $369,100,000
1970 $359,730,000
1971 $440,260,000
1972 $539,530,000
1973 $613,250,000
1974 $1,229,700,000
1975 $1,685,430,000
1976 $2,362,230,000
1977 $2,657,390,000
1978 $2,458,660,000
1979 $3,329,170,000
1980 $4,116,990,000
1981 $5,008,220,000
1982 $4,014,760,000
1983 $4,542,390,000
1984 $3,977,410,000
1985 $3,967,500,000
1986 $2,642,740,000
1987 $2,470,150,000
1988 $2,226,609,000
1989 $2,083,597,000
1990 $2,392,291,000
1991 $2,743,379,000
1992 $3,454,388,000
1993 $4,142,688,000
1994 $5,251,270,000
1995 $4,708,776,000
1996 $5,331,546,000
1997 $4,027,679,000
1998 $3,895,322,000
1999 $3,831,610,000
2000 $17,283,180,000
2001 $19,134,360,000
2002 $18,866,070,000
2003 $21,430,370,000
2004 $25,718,760,000
2005 $8,348,124,000
2006 $11,934,790,000
2007 $15,124,820,000
2008 $18,584,950,000
2009 $15,935,000,000
2010 $18,059,380,000
2011 $16,378,840,000
2012 $7,746,530,000
2013 $6,351,459,000
2014 $11,584,650,000
2015 $7,874,836,000
2016 $6,282,575,000

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 8.20 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 33.98 in 1984, while its lowest value was 2.95 in 1997.

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 15.31
1961 19.79
1962 11.30
1963 14.23
1964 16.18
1965 15.17
1966 11.94
1967 12.21
1968 14.01
1969 13.58
1970 17.35
1971 19.27
1972 13.93
1973 13.52
1974 13.05
1975 8.32
1976 5.42
1977 4.38
1978 12.76
1979 19.81
1980 23.96
1981 22.34
1982 29.32
1983 27.67
1984 33.98
1985 26.57
1986 14.58
1987 15.10
1988 4.49
1989 6.31
1990 5.01
1991 3.64
1992 4.14
1993 5.07
1994 5.14
1995 5.92
1996 4.78
1997 2.95
1998 4.87
1999 4.78
2000 4.92
2001 4.39
2002 7.16
2003 7.49
2004 11.28
2005 9.40
2006 9.00
2007 10.26
2008 8.91
2009 10.42
2010 9.21
2011 9.04
2012 11.52
2013 13.56
2014 6.91
2015 7.70
2016 8.20

Classification

Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Imports