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



Uganda Imports By Category Value Year
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $1.84B 2020
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $976.59M 2020
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $596.24M 2020
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $553.70M 2020
Electrical, electronic equipment $404.47M 2020
Plastics $384.84M 2020
Iron and steel $360.36M 2020
Pharmaceutical products $351.48M 2020
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $289.81M 2020
Cereals $264.48M 2020
Miscellaneous chemical products $200.36M 2020
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $176.96M 2020
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $128.04M 2020
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $113.73M 2020
Organic chemicals $111.33M 2020
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $105.71M 2020
Sugars and sugar confectionery $95.94M 2020
Rubbers $86.94M 2020
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $82.90M 2020
Articles of iron or steel $79.29M 2020
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $52.34M 2020
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $50.73M 2020
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $50.34M 2020
Manmade staple fibers $50.06M 2020
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $48.98M 2020
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $47.28M 2020
Aircraft, spacecraft $44.98M 2020
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $36.56M 2020
Miscellaneous edible preparations $36.46M 2020
Aluminum $34.85M 2020
Glass and glassware $34.17M 2020
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $34.10M 2020
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $33.76M 2020
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $32.71M 2020
Fertilizers $32.47M 2020
Ceramic products $32.11M 2020
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $31.00M 2020
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $29.33M 2020
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $28.20M 2020
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $24.77M 2020
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $20.94M 2020
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $20.05M 2020
Manmade filaments $19.16M 2020
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $18.76M 2020
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $13.32M 2020
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $12.72M 2020
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $12.19M 2020
Zinc $11.83M 2020
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $11.65M 2020
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $11.01M 2020
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $10.78M 2020
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $9.95M 2020
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $9.30M 2020
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $9.17M 2020
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $8.83M 2020
Live animals $7.25M 2020
Toys, games, sports requisites $6.05M 2020
Copper $5.65M 2020
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $5.33M 2020
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $5.26M 2020
Cotton $4.66M 2020
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $4.57M 2020
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $4.54M 2020
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $4.44M 2020
Ores slag and ash $3.83M 2020
Headgear and $3.17M 2020
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $2.25M 2020
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $2.12M 2020
Photographic or cinematographic goods $1.96M 2020
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $1.76M 2020
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $1.75M 2020
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $1.72M 2020
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $1.70M 2020
Lac, gums, resins $1.29M 2020
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $1.19M 2020
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $1.16M 2020
Meat and edible meat offal $1.11M 2020
Clocks and watches $945.45K 2020
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $838.53K 2020
Knitted or crocheted fabric $792.51K 2020
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $768.07K 2020
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $670.14K 2020
Products of animal origin $520.65K 2020
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $315.42K 2020
Tin $267.52K 2020
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $234.5K 2020
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $188.20K 2020
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $125.84K 2020
Nickel $113.32K 2020
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $79.18K 2020
Lead $71.17K 2020
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $22.09K 2020
Cork and articles of cork $10.32K 2020
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $5.78K 2020
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $5.59K 2020
Silk $778 2020
Commodities not specified according to kind $1 2016




Uganda Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -353.60 -405.40 14.60 -664.40 USD Million [+]
Current Account -845.30 -759.40 118.20 -1279.90 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -9.80 -7.40 2.86 -9.80 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 698.00 774.80 1121.70 44.20 USD Million [+]
Exports 344.36 369.39 603.94 12.39 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 94.32 96.16 167.10 72.50 points [+]
Tourist Arrivals 473.00 1543.00 1800.00 69.00 Thousand [+]
Capital Flows -448.70 -1178.10 6684.40 -1178.10 USD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 3.28 3.96 6.09 2.76 [+]