Sierra Leone Imports

Imports in Sierra Leone decreased to 118.25 USD Million in December of 2013 from 124.46 USD Million in November of 2013. Imports in Sierra Leone is reported by the Bank of Sierra Leone. Imports in Sierra Leone averaged 65.98 USD Million from 2000 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 289.44 USD Million in November of 2011 and a record low of 6.64 USD Million in August of 2000. Sierra Leone main imports are: machinery and transport equipment (50 percent of total imports), fuel (20 percent) and foodstuffs. Sierra Leone’s main import partners are: Guinea, Ivory Coast, China and South Africa. This page provides - Sierra Leone Imports - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-23

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
118.25 124.46 289.44 6.64 157.88 | 2014/01 2000 - 2013 USD Million Monthly

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Sierra Leone Imports
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Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Balance of Trade 71.15 2013-12-31 95.06 95.06 -267.64 65.18 2014-01-31 USD Million [+]
Current Account -1102.09 2012-12-31 -1913.51 140.74 -1913.51 -1142.10 2013-12-31 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -44.00 2012-12-31 -52.30 28.71 -52.30 -45.18 2013-12-31 Percent [+]
Exports 189.40 2013-12-31 219.53 219.53 0.07 226.46 2014-01-31 USD Million [+]
Imports 118.25 2013-12-31 124.46 289.44 6.64 157.88 2014-01-31 USD 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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Sierra Leone Inflation Rate at 8.23 Percent  
The inflation rate in Sierra Leone was recorded at 8.23 percent in December of 2013. Inflation Rate in Sierra Leone is reported by the Statistics Sierra Leone.
Sierra Leone Government Budget at -1.90 percent of GDP  
Sierra Leone recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 1.90 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Government Budget in Sierra Leone is reported by the World Bank.
Sierra Leone GDP Annual Growth Rate at 20.00 Percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Sierra Leone expanded 20 percent in 2013 from the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Sierra Leone is reported by the Statistics Sierra Leone.
Sierra Leone Current Account at -1102.09 USD Million  
Sierra Leone recorded a Current Account deficit of 1102.09 USD Million in 2012. Current Account in Sierra Leone is reported by the Bank of Sierra Leone.
Sierra Leone Balance of Trade at 71.15 USD Million  
Sierra Leone recorded a trade surplus of 71.15 USD Million in December of 2013. Balance of Trade in Sierra Leone is reported by the Bank of Sierra Leone.
Sierra Leone Imports at 118.25 USD Million  
Imports in Sierra Leone decreased to 118.25 USD Million in December of 2013 from 124.46 USD Million in November of 2013. Imports in Sierra Leone is reported by the Bank of Sierra Leone.
Sierra Leone Exports at 189.40 USD Million  
Exports in Sierra Leone decreased to 189.40 USD Million in December of 2013 from 219.53 USD Million in November of 2013. Exports in Sierra Leone is reported by the Bank of Sierra Leone.
Sierra Leone Current Account to GDP at -44.00 Percent  
Sierra Leone recorded a Current Account deficit of 44 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Current Account to GDP in Sierra Leone is reported by the Bank of Sierra Leone.
Sierra Leone Government Debt To GDP at 28.30 Percent  
Sierra Leone recorded a Government Debt to GDP of 28.30 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Government Debt To GDP in Sierra Leone is reported by the Bank of Sierra Leone.
Sierra Leone Corporate Tax Rate at 30.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Sierra Leone stands at 30 percent. Corporate Tax Rate in Sierra Leone is reported by the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development.
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