Germany Imports

Imports in Germany increased to 76138 EUR Million in February of 2014 from 71500 EUR Million in January of 2014. Imports in Germany is reported by the Federal Statistical Office. Imports in Germany averaged 22126.34 EUR Million from 1950 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 82465.45 EUR Million in October of 2012 and a record low of 346.78 EUR Million in May of 1950. Germany main imports are electronic devices (10 percent of total imports), fuel (9 percent), motor vehicles and vehicle parts and metals. Main imports partners are: Netherlands (9 percent of total imports), china (8 percent), France, Italy, United States, United Kingdom, Russia, Belgium, Austria and Swiss. This page provides - Germany Imports - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-24

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
76138.00 71500.00 82465.45 346.78 76538.63 | 2014/03 1950 - 2014 EUR Million Monthly

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Current Account to GDP 7.30 2013-12-31 7.40 7.40 -1.70 7.73 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
Capital Flows -25988.80 2014-02-15 -711.80 21575.30 -33307.70 -22537.72 2014-02-28 EUR Million [+]
External Debt 653123.00 2014-03-31 674528.00 922123.00 60638.00 667485.27 2014-03-31 EUR Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 4269.73 2014-02-15 -1951.15 140457.80 -31502.04 8887.24 2014-02-28 EUR Million [+]
Remittances -807.00 2013-11-15 -807.00 -601.00 -1228.00 -861.36 2013-12-31 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 13879.18 2014-02-15 15200.00 24180.31 -9121.78 17558.32 2014-03-31 EUR Million [+]
Balance of Trade 16264.00 2014-02-15 15000.00 20277.00 -536.00 16004.73 2014-03-31 EUR Million [+]
Exports 92402.00 2014-02-15 90700.00 99117.15 226.39 96436.64 2014-03-31 EUR Million [+]
Imports 76138.00 2014-02-15 71500.00 82465.45 346.78 76538.63 2014-03-31 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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