Belgium Imports

Imports in Belgium decreased to 27616.50 EUR Million in February of 2014 from 28319.90 EUR Million in January of 2014. Imports in Belgium is reported by the National Bank of Belgium. Imports in Belgium averaged 18566.37 EUR Million from 1993 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 31559.90 EUR Million in March of 2012 and a record low of 6975.70 EUR Million in July of 1993. Belgium imports mainly machinery and equipment, chemicals, diamonds, pharmaceuticals, foodstuffs, transportation equipment and oil products. It major import partners are: European Union members (Germany, Netherlands, France, UK, Ireland) , United States and China. This page provides - Belgium Imports - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-16

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
27616.50 28319.90 31559.90 6975.70 30326.70 | 2014/03 1993 - 2014 EUR Million Monthly

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Belgium Imports
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Current Account to GDP 1.50 2012-12-31 1.00 5.50 -4.00 0.21 2013-12-31 Percent [+]
Capital Flows 6184.00 2013-12-15 5710.00 7194.00 -13716.00 4103.62 2014-01-31 EUR Million [+]
Remittances 25.00 2013-08-15 26.00 40.00 2.00 26.33 2013-12-31 EUR Million [+]
Terms of Trade 94.20 2013-12-15 96.90 106.90 93.80 95.63 2014-01-31 Index Points [+]
Balance of Trade 1094.20 2014-02-15 988.50 3101.10 -1026.60 884.05 2014-03-31 EUR Million [+]
Exports 28710.70 2014-02-15 29308.40 32744.90 7331.30 31798.98 2014-03-31 EUR Million [+]
Imports 27616.50 2014-02-15 28319.90 31559.90 6975.70 30326.70 2014-03-31 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 721.00 2013-09-30 -890.00 3234.00 -2792.00 700.80 2013-10-31 EUR Million [+]
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Imports | Notes
An import is any good or service brought into one country from another country in a legitimate fashion, typically for use in trade. Import goods or services are provided to domestic consumers by foreign producers. An import in the receiving country is an export to the sending country. Import of goods normally requires involvement of the Customs authorities in both the country of import and the country of export and is often subject to import quotas, tariffs and trade agreements.


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