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



Rwanda Imports By Category Value Year
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $535.14M 2019
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $294.47M 2019
Electrical, electronic equipment $277.30M 2019
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $242.27M 2019
Cereals $136.04M 2019
Articles of iron or steel $113.33M 2019
Iron and steel $105.83M 2019
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $103.81M 2019
Pharmaceutical products $103.24M 2019
Sugars and sugar confectionery $86.12M 2019
Plastics $85.80M 2019
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $83.37M 2019
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $72.29M 2019
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $53.44M 2019
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $52.21M 2019
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $50.45M 2019
Fertilizers $49.60M 2019
Miscellaneous chemical products $49.56M 2019
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $41.56M 2019
Miscellaneous edible preparations $38.15M 2019
Ceramic products $37.19M 2019
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $33.70M 2019
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $33.49M 2019
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $29.75M 2019
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $26.44M 2019
Rubbers $26.33M 2019
Aluminum $24.81M 2019
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $24.50M 2019
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $23.56M 2019
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $23.08M 2019
Glass and glassware $22.60M 2019
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $20.40M 2019
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $19.93M 2019
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $19.45M 2019
Manmade staple fibers $16.77M 2019
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $16.26M 2019
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $14.99M 2019
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $14.98M 2019
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $14.78M 2019
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $13.23M 2019
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $13.11M 2019
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $12.40M 2019
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $12.11M 2019
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $11.38M 2019
Organic chemicals $10.15M 2019
Manmade filaments $8.17M 2019
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $8.09M 2019
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $7.76M 2019
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $7.08M 2019
Aircraft, spacecraft $5.83M 2019
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $5.83M 2019
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $5.49M 2019
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $4.71M 2019
Cotton $4.25M 2019
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $4.16M 2019
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $3.93M 2019
Toys, games, sports requisites $3.77M 2019
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $3.33M 2019
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $2.91M 2019
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $2.88M 2019
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $2.49M 2019
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $2.36M 2019
Copper $2.20M 2019
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $2.17M 2019
Lead $1.97M 2019
Headgear and $1.91M 2019
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $1.86M 2019
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $1.33M 2019
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $1.26M 2019
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $1.13M 2019
Live animals $1.02M 2019
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $989.68K 2019
Knitted or crocheted fabric $891.46K 2019
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $812.66K 2019
Lac, gums, resins $790.76K 2019
Photographic or cinematographic goods $726.32K 2019
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $717.27K 2019
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $584.83K 2019
Tin $492.59K 2019
Clocks and watches $417.04K 2019
Ores slag and ash $263.30K 2019
Meat and edible meat offal $239.52K 2019
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $231.69K 2019
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $196.35K 2019
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $183.47K 2019
Products of animal origin $103.82K 2019
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $88.7K 2019
Silk $40.85K 2019
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $40.64K 2019
Zinc $28.33K 2019
Cork and articles of cork $25.88K 2019
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $19.08K 2019
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $17.70K 2019
Nickel $11.28K 2019
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $1.41K 2019
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $516 2019
Commodities not specified according to kind $13 2015




Rwanda Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -218.30 -210.20 -100.59 -1268.30 USD Million [+]
Current Account -1209.03 -1234.60 99.12 -1330.82 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -10.00 -14.40 1.80 -15.00 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 392.10 340.80 1859.00 156.90 USD Million [+]
Exports 173.80 130.60 590.80 37.16 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows -733.20 -402.30 426.80 -814.60 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 211.90 99.92 384.46 99.92 USD Million [+]
External Debt 5389.00 5315.60 5389.00 511.20 USD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 3.75 2.95 3.94 0.42 [+]