Nigeria Imports  1981-2016 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Imports to Nigeria decreased by 24.7 percent year-on-year to NGN 507.4 million in December 2015. In the last quarter of the year, purchases declined 22.4 percent. Imports in Nigeria averaged 164266.67 NGN Millions from 1981 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 1554732.90 NGN Millions in March of 2011 and a record low of 167.88 NGN Millions in May of 1984. Imports in Nigeria is reported by the National Bureau of Statistics, Nigeria.

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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
507388.90 520887.40 1554732.90 167.88 1981 - 2015 NGN Millions Monthly
Nigeria imports mainly: industrial supplies (27% of total in 2014), capital goods (23%), food and beverage (17%), fuel and lubricants (14%), transport equipment and parts (12%) and consumer goods (7%). 43% of total imports come from Asia; 34% from Europe; 15% from America and 7% from Africa. This page provides - Nigeria Imports - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Nigeria Imports - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2016.


Nigeria Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 26385.50 174765.00 2177553.08 -592200.72 NGN Millions [+]
Exports 533774.30 695652.40 2648881.76 322.93 NGN Millions [+]
Imports 507388.90 520887.40 1554732.90 167.88 NGN Millions [+]
Current Account -2013.91 -5695.27 9455.37 -5695.27 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 2.60 3.90 37.90 -18.70 percent [+]
Terms of Trade 100.61 102.28 160.25 49.48 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 501.83 1213.98 3084.90 501.83 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows -1125.67 406.61 20302.97 -15439.95 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 21.37 21.37 21.37 21.37 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 1881.00 1949.00 2475.00 675.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
External Debt 10718.43 10617.35 10718.43 3627.50 USD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 9.21 8.20 9.21 3.86 [+]


Last Reference Previous Highest
Exports 533774.30  NGN Millions Dec/15 695652.40 2648881.76 [+]
Imports 507388.90  NGN Millions Dec/15 520887.40 1554732.90 [+]