Philippines Imports  1957-2016 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Imports to Philippines rose 13.5 percent year-on-year to USD 7.10 billion in September of 2016, following a 12.2 percent rise in the preceding month. It was the highest rise since June, as purchases rose for most categories, including: cereals and cereal preparations (+61.8 percent), iron and steel (+56.1 percent), plastics in primary and non-primary forms (+51.8 percent) and other food and live animals (+44.8 percent). In contrast, imports of electronic products fell 10.1 percent. Purchases increased from: China (+52.3 percent to USD 1.40 billion), Japan (+28.5 percent to USD 857.53 million) and the ASEAN countries (+25.8 percent to USD 1.91 billion). In contrast, imports declined from the US (-8.2 percent to USD 644.92 million) and the EU countries (-19.9 percent to USD 505.12 million). Imports in Philippines averaged 1727171.25 USD Thousand from 1957 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 7100650.00 USD Thousand in September of 2016 and a record low of 37084.30 USD Thousand in February of 1963.

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Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2016-09-09 01:00 AM Jul -1.7% 15.4%
2016-10-11 01:00 AM Aug 12.2% -1.7%
2016-11-10 01:00 AM Sep 13.5% 12.2%
2016-12-09 01:00 AM Oct 13.5%
2017-01-26 01:00 AM Nov
2017-02-24 01:00 AM Dec




Philippines Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -1890000.00 -2023000.00 1144700.00 -2637938.69 USD Thousand [+]
Exports 5210680.00 4903950.00 5931591.34 23000.00 USD Thousand [+]
Imports 7100650.00 6926520.00 7100650.00 37084.30 USD Thousand [+]
Current Account 389.25 -47.39 1810.97 -1179.40 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 2.90 3.80 5.80 -7.70 percent [+]
External Debt 77474.07 77673.71 79949.42 20893.00 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows 14.00 12.79 93.66 -35.31 USD Million [+]
Remittances 2383072.60 2318977.20 2470164.00 64208.00 USD Thousand [+]
Tourist Arrivals 502739.00 560872.00 560872.00 63628.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 196.18 196.18 274.42 126.89 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 7.10 7.27 7.27 5.78 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 40390.70 26242.80 230215.40 3959.10 PHP Million [+]
Crude Oil Production 25.00 25.00 40.00 0.79 BBL/D/1K [+]



Philippines Imports Notes

Philippines major imports are: electronic products (25 percent), mineral fuels (21 percent) and transport equipment (10 percent). Philippines's main import partners are: China (13 percent), the United States (11 percent), Japan (8 percent) and Taiwan (8 percent). This page provides the latest reported value for - Philippines Imports - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Philippines Imports - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2016.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7100650.00 6926520.00 7100650.00 37084.30 1957 - 2016 USD Thousand Monthly



Last Reference Previous Highest
Imports 7100650.00  USD Thousand Sep/16 6926520.00 7100650.00 [+]
Exports 5210680.00  USD Thousand Sep/16 4903950.00 5931591.34 [+]