This page displays a table with Ethiopia Imports By Category in U.S. dollars, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade.



Ethiopia Imports By Category Value Year
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $1.83B 2020
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $1.72B 2020
Electrical, electronic equipment $1.09B 2020
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $1.03B 2020
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $896.28M 2020
Cereals $861.10M 2020
Iron and steel $705.02M 2020
Plastics $636.90M 2020
Pharmaceutical products $578.78M 2020
Fertilizers $505.88M 2020
Articles of iron or steel $477.36M 2020
Sugars and sugar confectionery $347.44M 2020
Miscellaneous chemical products $270.70M 2020
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $239.78M 2020
Rubbers $232.77M 2020
Manmade filaments $222.50M 2020
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $160.95M 2020
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $155.97M 2020
Aluminum $153.59M 2020
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $119.05M 2020
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $116.53M 2020
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $115.80M 2020
Organic chemicals $98.20M 2020
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $92.96M 2020
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $91.76M 2020
Miscellaneous edible preparations $77.07M 2020
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $75.76M 2020
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $75.12M 2020
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $72.29M 2020
Glass and glassware $71.06M 2020
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $60.48M 2020
Ceramic products $60.09M 2020
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $59.79M 2020
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $51.85M 2020
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $49.27M 2020
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $44.35M 2020
Aircraft, spacecraft $42.17M 2020
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $40.90M 2020
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $39.84M 2020
Copper $37.17M 2020
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $30.43M 2020
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $29.88M 2020
Zinc $26.07M 2020
Manmade staple fibers $25.70M 2020
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $24.84M 2020
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $24.81M 2020
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $24.18M 2020
Knitted or crocheted fabric $23.27M 2020
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $21.67M 2020
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $19.39M 2020
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $19.02M 2020
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $16.34M 2020
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $15.40M 2020
Toys, games, sports requisites $13.05M 2020
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $13.01M 2020
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $11.55M 2020
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $11.49M 2020
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $10.82M 2020
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $10.43M 2020
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $9.98M 2020
Cotton $9.56M 2020
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $9.24M 2020
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $8.80M 2020
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $8.61M 2020
Live animals $8.05M 2020
Lac, gums, resins $7.78M 2020
Headgear and $7.66M 2020
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $7.15M 2020
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $6.16M 2020
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $5.01M 2020
Photographic or cinematographic goods $3.75M 2020
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $3.66M 2020
Clocks and watches $3.42M 2020
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $2.80M 2020
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $2.69M 2020
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $1.58M 2020
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $1.49M 2020
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $1.39M 2020
Lead $1.23M 2020
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $622.74K 2020
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $609.75K 2020
Meat and edible meat offal $580.44K 2020
Nickel $430.35K 2020
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $426.16K 2020
Silk $194.96K 2020
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $188.23K 2020
Tin $187.74K 2020
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $181.79K 2020
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $169.47K 2020
Ores slag and ash $136.94K 2020
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $101.43K 2020
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $86.55K 2020
Products of animal origin $54.10K 2020
Cork and articles of cork $26.27K 2020
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $10.29K 2020
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $3.79K 2020
Commodities not specified according to kind $1 2016




Ethiopia Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -3433.60 -3164.20 -956.70 -3852.10 USD Million [+]
Current Account -1405.40 -1301.10 159.30 -2535.80 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -4.40 -5.30 1.50 -12.60 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 4350.20 4136.60 4436.30 1355.50 USD Million [+]
Exports 916.60 972.40 1176.90 265.90 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 811.10 816.50 1906.70 151.90 USD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 5.31 5.35 5.94 2.31 [+]