Bangladesh Imports 1976-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Imports in Bangladesh decreased to 255.94 BDT Billion in January of 2015 from 281.91 BDT Billion in December of 2014. Imports in Bangladesh averaged 55.13 BDT Billion from 1976 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 284.13 BDT Billion in March of 2014 and a record low of 0.57 BDT Billion in November of 1976. Imports in Bangladesh is reported by the Bangladesh Bank.

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Bangladesh Imports


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
255.94 281.91 284.13 0.57 1976 - 2015 BDT Billion Monthly
Bangladesh imports mostly petroleum and oil (11 percent of the total imports); textile (10 percent) and food items (9 percent). Others include: iron and steel (7 percent), edible oil (4 percent), chemicals (4 percent), yarn and plastic and rubber articles (4 percent). In 2013, imports of rice grains decreased substantially mainly due to adequate domestic supply of rice during the period.. This page provides - Bangladesh Imports - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Bangladesh Imports - was last refreshed on Sunday, April 26, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2013-03-07 06:00 AM
Imports  Jan 2013
$ 2530M


Bangladesh Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -65.50 -96.30 0.00 -128.40 BDT Billion [+]
Exports 190.44 185.60 208.10 0.05 BDT Billion [+]
Imports 255.94 281.91 284.13 0.57 BDT Billion [+]
Current Account -357.00 -171.00 1526.00 -1638.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 0.40 0.20 3.70 -4.40 percent [+]
Terms of Trade 70.10 70.80 104.70 70.10 Index Points [+]
Remittances 1189.60 1243.25 1491.36 1005.80 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows 5.81 1.85 679.50 -12.72 BDT Billion [+]
Gold Reserves 13.78 13.74 13.78 3.29 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 4.00 4.00 6.00 1.10 BBL/D/1K [+]
External Debt 23.30 22.10 23.30 16.17 USD Billion [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 1300.00 1191.00 1300.00 276.00 USD Million [+]


Last Reference Previous Highest
Imports 255.94  BDT Billion Jan/15 281.91 284.13 [+]
Exports 190.44  BDT Billion Jan/15 185.60 208.10 [+]