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



United Arab Emirates Imports By Category Value Year
Commodities not specified according to kind $77.53B 2021
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $73.92B 2021
Electrical, electronic equipment $41.84B 2021
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $28.60B 2021
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $18.42B 2021
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $12.47B 2021
Pharmaceutical products $6.57B 2021
Plastics $6.15B 2021
Iron and steel $5.52B 2021
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $3.83B 2021
Copper $3.82B 2021
Aircraft, spacecraft $3.54B 2021
Articles of iron or steel $3.46B 2021
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $3.13B 2021
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $2.72B 2021
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $2.71B 2021
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $2.25B 2021
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $2.19B 2021
Organic chemicals $2.18B 2021
Meat and edible meat offal $2.03B 2021
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $1.96B 2021
Clocks and watches $1.95B 2021
Rubbers $1.88B 2021
Miscellaneous chemical products $1.78B 2021
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $1.73B 2021
Ores slag and ash $1.61B 2021
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $1.59B 2021
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $1.51B 2021
Aluminum $1.38B 2021
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $1.31B 2021
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $1.27B 2021
Cereals $1.19B 2021
Toys, games, sports requisites $1.18B 2021
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $1.12B 2021
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $1.11B 2021
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $1.10B 2021
Miscellaneous edible preparations $1.08B 2021
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $1.04B 2021
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $1.01B 2021
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $1.01B 2021
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $927.80M 2021
Sugars and sugar confectionery $849.75M 2021
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $826.57M 2021
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $807.52M 2021
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $746.00M 2021
Manmade filaments $731.41M 2021
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $730.06M 2021
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $701.15M 2021
Glass and glassware $700.25M 2021
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $647.19M 2021
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $645.82M 2021
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $644.14M 2021
Ceramic products $588.06M 2021
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $549.93M 2021
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $548.45M 2021
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $547.71M 2021
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $505.63M 2021
Manmade staple fibers $498.01M 2021
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $375.69M 2021
Nickel $373.75M 2021
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $351.66M 2021
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $351.59M 2021
Zinc $342.96M 2021
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $259.04M 2021
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $254.25M 2021
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $244.25M 2021
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $184.45M 2021
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $150.16M 2021
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $148.03M 2021
Knitted or crocheted fabric $139.35M 2021
Cotton $128.24M 2021
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $128.02M 2021
Live animals $124.12M 2021
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $107.90M 2021
Fertilizers $98.65M 2021
Lead $86.88M 2021
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $85.71M 2021
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $84.59M 2021
Headgear and $83.74M 2021
Photographic or cinematographic goods $82.19M 2021
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $81.25M 2021
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $57.56M 2021
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $49.79M 2021
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $44.43M 2021
Lac, gums, resins $39.86M 2021
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $25.23M 2021
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $24.63M 2021
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $19.16M 2021
Silk $19.11M 2021
Tin $16.69M 2021
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $15.72M 2021
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $15.55M 2021
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $15.20M 2021
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $10.50M 2021
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $6.06M 2021
Cork and articles of cork $6.05M 2021
Products of animal origin $3.74M 2021




United Arab Emirates Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 290300.00 228900.00 520321.00 40840.00 AED Million [+]
Current Account 176200.00 77100.00 971000.00 12510.00 AED Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 5.90 8.90 25.00 0.10 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 774100.00 856900.00 904700.00 128570.00 AED Million [+]
Exports 1187400.00 1003000.00 1363318.00 177800.00 AED Million [+]
Gold Reserves 55.77 56.04 57.60 0.00 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 3083.00 3032.00 4033.00 990.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0.05 1.12 0.00 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 50600.00 38100.00 52100.00 14700.00 AED Million [+]
Weapons Sales 191.00 135.00 191.00 1.00 SIPRI TIV Million [+]