Italy Imports  1991-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Imports to Italy advanced 5.5 percent year-on-year to EUR 34.07 billion in September of 2017, led by gains in purchases of: Crude oil (24.5 percent); coke and refined petroleum products (22.6 percent) and electrical equipment (14.5 percent). Meanwhile, imports declined for sport and leisure articles (-9.5 percent); pharmaceutical, chemical and botanical articles (-6.9 percent); vehicles (-4.1 percent) and natural gas (-3.3 percent). Imports grew mostly from India (16.2 percent); Poland (15.4 percent); OPEC countries (12.5 percent); Germany (10.6 percent) and the Netherlands (9.4 percent). On the other hand, purchases declined from: Switzerland (-10.2 percent); ASEAN countries (-8.7 percent); the United Kingdom (-8.6 percent); Japan (-8 percent) and Czech Republic (-2.2 percent). Imports in Italy averaged 22973.43 EUR Million from 1991 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 38526.50 EUR Million in March of 2011 and a record low of 5285.80 EUR Million in August of 1992.

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Italy Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 3989.78 2760.53 7902.67 -6389.30 EUR Million [+]
Exports 38054.97 29382.84 42284.43 5946.40 EUR Million [+]
Imports 34065.20 26622.31 38526.50 5285.80 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 4307.00 3721.00 19332.70 -10633.40 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 2.60 1.40 2.90 -3.70 percent [+]
External Debt 2114116.00 2144501.00 2145272.00 524899.00 EUR Million [+]
Terms of Trade 113.00 112.80 115.60 91.40 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows 6176.00 7783.00 17094.70 -27541.10 EUR Million [+]
Remittances 179.80 173.82 202.52 96.92 EUR Million [+]
Gold Reserves 2451.84 2451.84 2451.84 2451.84 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 2.75 2.36 3.71 1.98 [+]
Tourism Revenues 4434.94 5745.00 5745.00 1128.47 EUR Million [+]
Weapons Sales 802.00 692.00 1715.00 8.00 USD Million [+]
Crude Oil Production 27.00 26.00 120.00 23.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Foreign Direct Investment -840.00 103.00 14203.00 -10787.00 EUR Million [+]

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Italy Imports

Since 2011 Italian imports has been steady decreasing. In 2014, it has reached EUR 355 Billion, down 1.6 percent from the previous year as the cost of natural gas and petroleum shipments declined. Italy imports mostly: fuel (16.5 percent of total imports); metals and metal products (10 percent), chemicals (9.6 percent); transportation equipment (8 percent); food, beverages and tobacco and textiles and clothing. In 2014, main import partners were: Germany (15 percent of the total imports), France (8.5 percent), China (6.4 percent), Netherlands (5.7 percent) and Russia (5.6 percent). This page provides - Italy Imports - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Italy Imports - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
34065.20 26622.31 38526.50 5285.80 1991 - 2017 EUR Million Monthly
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