Imports to the Euro Area increased 8.4 percent year-on-year to EUR 169.8 billion in August of 2018 from EUR 156.6 billion in the same month a year earlier. Imports in the Euro Area averaged 120865.01 EUR Million from 1999 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 177254.70 EUR Million in March of 2017 and a record low of 55698.40 EUR Million in January of 1999.

Euro Area Imports
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Euro Area Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 11671.20 17100.20 30074.90 -16510.20 EUR Million [+]
Exports 181517.40 194276.80 205814.20 53045.90 EUR Million [+]
Imports 169846.20 177176.60 177254.70 55698.40 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 20.49 29.96 55.21 -28.62 EUR Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP 3.50 3.40 3.50 -1.50 percent [+]
External Debt 14295209.69 13810662.00 14295209.69 5501622.00 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows 28.43 6.13 101.03 -70.94 EUR Billion [+]
Gold Reserves 504.77 504.77 766.88 501.45 Tonnes [+]

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Euro Area Imports

Euro Area main imports are energy, manufactured goods and machinery. Main imports partners are China (12 percent of total imports) and United Kingdom (10 percent). Others include: United States, Russia, Switzerland and Japan. The biggest importers within the Euro Area are Germany, Italy, France and Netherlands. This page provides the latest reported value for - Euro Area Imports - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Euro Area Imports - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
169846.20 177176.60 177254.70 55698.40 1999 - 2018 EUR Million Monthly