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



Libya Imports By Category Value Year
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $2.20B 2018
Electrical, electronic equipment $1.56B 2018
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $792.88M 2018
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $769.79M 2018
Cereals $623.30M 2018
Pharmaceutical products $542.72M 2018
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $385.63M 2018
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $355.25M 2018
Plastics $326.27M 2018
Live animals $316.95M 2018
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $253.11M 2018
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $251.92M 2018
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $246.21M 2018
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $237.82M 2018
Iron and steel $230.44M 2018
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $227.06M 2018
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $222.62M 2018
Articles of iron or steel $214.48M 2018
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $203.40M 2018
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $187.78M 2018
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $183.52M 2018
Meat and edible meat offal $182.88M 2018
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $175.75M 2018
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $173.21M 2018
Sugars and sugar confectionery $172.08M 2018
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $162.32M 2018
Rubbers $152.90M 2018
Ceramic products $147.20M 2018
Ores slag and ash $126.45M 2018
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $102.27M 2018
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $93.07M 2018
Miscellaneous edible preparations $92.26M 2018
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $88.11M 2018
Aluminum $87.25M 2018
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $82.17M 2018
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $79.73M 2018
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $74.79M 2018
Organic chemicals $69.49M 2018
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $68.93M 2018
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $66.26M 2018
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $64.59M 2018
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $64.17M 2018
Miscellaneous chemical products $62.90M 2018
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $60.81M 2018
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $56.70M 2018
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $56.58M 2018
Commodities not specified according to kind $54.28M 2018
Glass and glassware $44.99M 2018
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $44.60M 2018
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $42.66M 2018
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $36.52M 2018
Manmade filaments $33.07M 2018
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $29.48M 2018
Toys, games, sports requisites $28.98M 2018
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $28.90M 2018
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $28.19M 2018
Fertilizers $24.68M 2018
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $22.76M 2018
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $19.73M 2018
Knitted or crocheted fabric $17.01M 2018
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $15.89M 2018
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $11.48M 2018
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $11.37M 2018
Photographic or cinematographic goods $9.51M 2018
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $9.29M 2018
Zinc $9.29M 2018
Aircraft, spacecraft $8.52M 2018
Manmade staple fibers $6.79M 2018
Clocks and watches $5.37M 2018
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $5.35M 2018
Copper $4.14M 2018
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $3.32M 2018
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $2.68M 2018
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $2.61M 2018
Nickel $2.26M 2018
Cotton $2.14M 2018
Headgear and $2.08M 2018
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $1.26M 2018
Lac, gums, resins $1.05M 2018
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $803.46K 2018
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $704.49K 2018
Cork and articles of cork $693.43K 2018
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $644.56K 2018
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $591.51K 2018
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $434.26K 2018
Tin $416.88K 2018
Silk $318.06K 2018
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $305.41K 2018
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $177.42K 2018
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $165.26K 2018
Products of animal origin $160.06K 2018
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $82.22K 2018
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $77.00K 2018
Lead $74.58K 2018
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $10.97K 2018
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $1.22K 2018
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $744.45K 2017




Libya Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 3168.60 15848.80 51089.00 -14120.70 LYD Million [+]
Current Account -5514.00 6737.10 45983.00 -24172.30 LYD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -7.90 6.40 55.20 -41.80 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 11125.80 24791.40 43242.90 2106.00 LYD Million [+]
Exports 14294.50 40640.20 77027.00 2449.00 LYD Million [+]
Capital Flows -8021.70 -4566.60 514.90 -23905.00 LYD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 116.64 116.64 143.82 116.64 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 1166.00 1220.00 2370.00 7.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 6.25 6.77 7.29 0.00 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment -487.20 376.50 2680.00 -3358.00 LYD Million [+]