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



Sierra Leone Imports By Category Value Year
Cereals $153.02M 2018
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $111.81M 2018
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $92.68M 2018
Electrical, electronic equipment $62.88M 2018
Plastics $56.39M 2018
Articles of iron or steel $48.48M 2018
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $45.82M 2018
Iron and steel $34.63M 2018
Pharmaceutical products $24.17M 2018
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $23.71M 2018
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $23.08M 2018
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $19.64M 2018
Sugars and sugar confectionery $16.01M 2018
Miscellaneous edible preparations $15.59M 2018
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $14.65M 2018
Meat and edible meat offal $14.48M 2018
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $14.36M 2018
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $13.92M 2018
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $13.78M 2018
Rubbers $12.68M 2018
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $12.49M 2018
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $12.05M 2018
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $10.43M 2018
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $10.11M 2018
Ceramic products $9.94M 2018
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $9.43M 2018
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $9.14M 2018
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $8.18M 2018
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $5.91M 2018
Fertilizers $5.81M 2018
Miscellaneous chemical products $5.12M 2018
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $5.07M 2018
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $4.89M 2018
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $4.23M 2018
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $4.22M 2018
Aluminum $4.18M 2018
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $4.05M 2018
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $3.99M 2018
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $3.98M 2018
Organic chemicals $3.89M 2018
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $3.88M 2018
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $3.67M 2018
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $3.67M 2018
Glass and glassware $2.83M 2018
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $2.67M 2018
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $2.21M 2018
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $2.14M 2018
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $2.08M 2018
Cotton $1.66M 2018
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $1.05M 2018
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $1.02M 2018
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $986.39K 2018
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $960.56K 2018
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $925.42K 2018
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $840.57K 2018
Toys, games, sports requisites $817.43K 2018
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $774.85K 2018
Copper $626.20K 2018
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $589.44K 2018
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $490.58K 2018
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $461.4K 2018
Manmade staple fibers $433.06K 2018
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $412.55K 2018
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $382.10K 2018
Headgear and $353.63K 2018
Tin $267.97K 2018
Manmade filaments $253.00K 2018
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $251.72K 2018
Photographic or cinematographic goods $171.32K 2018
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $169.67K 2018
Lac, gums, resins $143.77K 2018
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $138.14K 2018
Aircraft, spacecraft $114.07K 2018
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $84.37K 2018
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $64.56K 2018
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $59.24K 2018
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $58.51K 2018
Clocks and watches $46.97K 2018
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $45.11K 2018
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $43.36K 2018
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $34.04K 2018
Zinc $33.78K 2018
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $28.61K 2018
Lead $26.72K 2018
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $18.98K 2018
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $13.02K 2018
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $7.65K 2018
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $7.04K 2018
Silk $6.64K 2018
Products of animal origin $6.55K 2018
Ores slag and ash $6.38K 2018
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $3.4K 2018
Cork and articles of cork $3.20K 2018
Nickel $2.62K 2018
Live animals $1.10K 2018
Knitted or crocheted fabric $1.04K 2018
Commodities not specified according to kind $5.25K 2017




Sierra Leone Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -53.84 -85.72 81.83 -267.64 USD Million [+]
Current Account -915430405.12 -646.10 140.74 -915430405.12 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -15.60 -13.50 28.71 -52.30 percent of GDP [+]
Exports 40.21 24.52 197.99 0.02 USD Million [+]
Imports 94.05 110.24 289.44 0.83 USD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 0.23 0.46 3.99 0.00 [+]
Tourist Arrivals 3064.00 3024.00 9016.00 0.00 Persons [+]