Brazil Imports  1959-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Imports to Brazil went up 18 percent year-on-year to USD 12187 million in January of 2017, following a 9.3 percent rise in the previous month. It is the strongest increase since October of 2013. Purchases of intermediate goods rose the most (22.8 percent), followed by fuels and lubricants (15.8 percent) and consumer goods (2.8 percent) while capital goods went down 40.1 percent. China was the main import partner, followed by the United States, Germany, Argentina and South Korea. Imports in Brazil averaged 4231.03 USD Million from 1959 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 23050.46 USD Million in October of 2013 and a record low of 67 USD Million in March of 1965.

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Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2013-03-01 06:00 PM Feb 2013 $16827M $20003M




Brazil Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 2724.00 4415.00 6436.65 -4058.14 USD Million [+]
Exports 14911.00 15941.00 26158.51 75.06 USD Million [+]
Imports 12187.00 11525.00 23050.46 67.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account -5085.00 -5881.50 3007.00 -13165.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -1.30 -3.32 1.80 -8.20 percent [+]
External Debt 682160.91 682160.91 714292.15 64259.50 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 112.56 110.74 132.67 64.72 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows -4619.40 -5739.30 15837.80 -16639.20 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 11528.00 15409.00 20427.00 -24.10 USD Million [+]
Remittances 211.90 201.30 386.00 70.80 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 67.20 67.20 119.01 31.99 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 2264.00 2335.00 2547.00 330.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 1.74 2.21 2.69 0.00 [+]
Tourist Arrivals 5813.00 5677.00 5813.00 1991.00 Thousand [+]
Weapons Sales 41.00 44.00 269.00 1.00 USD Million [+]


Brazil Imports by Country Last
European Union 2483.36 USD Million Oct/16
China 2069.06 USD Million Oct/16
United States 1975.80 USD Million Oct/16
Germany 722.29 USD Million Oct/16
Argentina 718.56 USD Million Oct/16
Japan 372.20 USD Million Oct/16
South Korea 372.00 USD Million Oct/16
Italy 301.09 USD Million Oct/16
Mexico 296.55 USD Million Oct/16
France 289.33 USD Million Oct/16
Chile 233.08 USD Million Oct/16
Portugal 215.19 USD Million Oct/16
Spain 199.83 USD Million Oct/16
United Kingdom 182.53 USD Million Oct/16
Nigeria 175.32 USD Million Oct/16
Canada 168.07 USD Million Oct/16
Russia 149.02 USD Million Oct/16
Taiwan 144.24 USD Million Oct/16
Netherlands 130.57 USD Million Oct/16
Paraguay 124.02 USD Million Oct/16
Brazil Imports by Category Last
Intermediate Products & Raw Mat 6093.86 USD Million Oct/16
Capital Goods 2254.56 USD Million Oct/16
Consumer Goods 2036.20 USD Million Oct/16
Intmdte Prds - Chemical & Pharm 1789.64 USD Million Oct/16
Nondurable Consumer Goods 1139.78 USD Million Oct/16
Fuels & Lubricants 990.51 USD Million Oct/16
Fuels & Lubricants - Fuels 938.47 USD Million Oct/16
Durable Consumer Goods 896.42 USD Million Oct/16
Intmdte Prds - Accessories For 895.95 USD Million Oct/16
Intmdte Prds - Mineral Products 887.26 USD Million Oct/16
Intmdte Prds - Parts & Spare 802.34 USD Million Oct/16
Capital Gds - Industrial Machin 620.34 USD Million Oct/16
Fuels & Lubricants - Petroleum 568.00 USD Million Dec/15
Capital Gds - Parts For Industr 467.19 USD Million Oct/16
Nondurables - Nondurable Foodst 432.42 USD Million Oct/16
Capital Gds - Office & Scientif 379.14 USD Million Oct/16
Intmdte Prds - Inedible Farm Pr 369.32 USD Million Oct/16
Nondurables - Pharmaceutical Pr 367.29 USD Million Oct/16
Intmdte Prds - Food Products & 273.96 USD Million Oct/16
Durables - Passenger Vehicles 269.68 USD Million Oct/16

Brazil Imports Notes

Brazil main imports are: raw material and intermediate products (47 percent of the total imports, of which chemical products account for 14 percent), capital goods (22 percent, of which machinery accounts for 6 percent), fuels and lubricants (13 percent), durable consumer goods (9 percent, of which passenger cars account for 3 percent) and non-durable consumer goods (9 percent, of which pharmaceutical products and food account for 3 percent each). Main import partners are China (18 percent), the United States (15 percent), Germany and Argentina (6 percent each) and South Korea (3 percent). This page provides the latest reported value for - Brazil Imports - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Brazil Imports - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
12187.00 11525.00 23050.46 67.00 1959 - 2017 USD Million Monthly