South Africa Imports 1957-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Imports in South Africa increased to 93530.65 ZAR Million in August of 2014 from 92249.11 ZAR Million in July of 2014. Imports in South Africa averaged 12948.07 ZAR Million from 1957 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 94716.44 ZAR Million in January of 2014 and a record low of 66.10 ZAR Million in September of 1961. Imports in South Africa is reported by the South African Revenue Service.

   
 
 

South Africa Imports


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
93530.65 92249.11 94716.44 66.10 1957 - 2014 ZAR Million Monthly
South Africa main imports are: fuel (24 percent of total imports), motor vehicles (10 percent), electronics (3 percent), pharmaceuticals (2 percent), food and scientific instruments. Main trading partners are: Germany (11 percent of total imports), China (11 percent), United States (8 percent), Saudi Arabia (6 percent), Japan (6 percent), United Kingdom, Iran and Angola. This page provides - South Africa Imports - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - South Africa Imports - was last refreshed on Wednesday, October 22, 2014.

South Africa Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -16295.16 -6824.41 10327.90 -24487.20 ZAR Million [+]
Exports 77235.50 85424.71 86499.96 55.80 ZAR Million [+]
Imports 93530.65 92249.11 94716.44 66.10 ZAR Million [+]
Current Account -222000.00 -160970.00 14045.00 -222000.00 ZAR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -5.80 -5.20 6.00 -7.50 Percent [+]
External Debt 141837.00 138476.00 141837.00 33262.00 USD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 1277825.00 1203851.00 1536881.00 37430.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 125.13 125.13 183.51 123.48 Tonnes [+]


Last Reference Previous Highest
Exports of Iron & Steel 6712476.35  ZAR THO Jun/14 5892548.70 10130912.54 [+]
Imports of Iron & Steel 1209985.52  ZAR THO Jun/14 988984.15 1209985.52 [+]
Imports of CMLV 511260.99  ZAR Million Jun/14 433075.02 511260.99 [+]
Exports of CMLV 413494.52  ZAR Million Jun/14 343401.35 812624.41 [+]
Imports of Mineral Products CMLV 130334.60  ZAR Million Jun/14 113926.90 130334.60 [+]
Imports of Machinery & Mechanical Appliances CMLV 117550.20  ZAR Million Jun/14 98859.10 117550.20 [+]
Exports of Mineral Products CMLV 108231.70  ZAR Million Jun/14 93515.60 108231.70 [+]
Imports 93530.65  ZAR Million Aug/14 92249.11 94716.44 [+]
Exports 77235.50  ZAR Million Aug/14 85424.71 86499.96 [+]
Exports of Precious Metals CMLV 71358.90  ZAR Million Jun/14 60076.90 71358.90 [+]
Exports of Base Metals CMLV 61439.90  ZAR Million Jun/14 51283.40 114566.93 [+]
Imports of Transport Equipment CMLV 51052.90  ZAR Million Jun/14 42894.10 51052.90 [+]
Imports of Chemical Products CMLV 45006.90  ZAR Million Jun/14 37838.90 45006.90 [+]
Exports of Machinery & Mechanical Appliances CMLV 38629.70  ZAR Million Jun/14 31616.00 71360.97 [+]
Exports of Transport Equipment CMLV 36956.00  ZAR Million Jun/14 29739.90 36956.00 [+]
Imports from Asia 35535.60  ZAR Million Jun/14 39731.10 39731.10 [+]
Imports of Original Equipment Components CMLV 32690.00  ZAR Million Jun/14 26795.40 32690.00 [+]
Exports to Asia 24813.19  ZAR Million Jun/14 23636.40 35124.39 [+]
Imports from Europe 24464.63  ZAR Million Jun/14 23418.90 24464.60 [+]
Exports of Chemical Products CMLV 24100.50  ZAR Million Jun/14 19499.90 45605.22 [+]
Imports of Base Metals CMLV 23528.60  ZAR Million Jun/14 19396.80 23528.60 [+]
Exports of Vegetable Products CMLV 19953.20  ZAR Million Jun/14 15144.00 19953.20 [+]
Imports of Plastics & Rubber CMLV 19945.40  ZAR Million Jun/14 16714.60 19945.40 [+]
Imports of Machinery Mechanical & Electrical Appl 18696.04  ZAR Million Jun/14 18187.80 18696.04 [+]
Exports to Europe 17041.30  ZAR Million Jun/14 17037.10 17041.30 [+]
Imports of Mineral Products 16407.72  ZAR Million Jun/14 22399.60 22399.60 [+]
Exports of Mineral Products 15197.52  ZAR Million Jun/14 18360.40 20134.12 [+]
Imports of Textiles & Textiles Articles CMLV 15177.30  ZAR Million Jun/14 12977.80 15177.30 [+]
Exports to Africa 14774.65  ZAR Million Jun/14 14198.80 14774.70 [+]
Exports of Prepared Foodstuffs CMLV 14463.60  ZAR Million Jun/14 11718.10 14463.60 [+]
Imports of Precision Instruments CMLV 12813.60  ZAR Million Jun/14 10722.10 12813.60 [+]
Imports of Prepared Foodstuffs CMLV 11815.80  ZAR Million Jun/14 10098.80 11815.80 [+]
Exports of Precious Metals 11282.02  ZAR Million Jun/14 10183.50 12733.60 [+]
Exports of Base Metals & Base Metal Articles 10226.89  ZAR Million Jun/14 9788.00 13572.36 [+]
Imports of Vegetable Products CMLV 9200.30  ZAR Million Jun/14 7596.20 9200.30 [+]
Imports from America 8923.95  ZAR Million Jun/14 8723.30 8924.00 [+]
Exports of Plastics & Rubber CMLV 8889.40  ZAR Million Jun/14 7171.90 8889.40 [+]
Imports from Africa 8214.13  ZAR Million Jun/14 9617.60 9617.60 [+]
Exports of Pulp of Wood CMLV 7686.70  ZAR Million Jun/14 6513.70 7686.70 [+]
Imports of Miscellaneous Manufactured Articl CMLV 7479.00  ZAR Million Jun/14 6220.20 7479.00 [+]
Exports to America 7410.74  ZAR Million Jun/14 7042.70 7706.50 [+]
Imports of Chemical & Allied Industries Products 7162.29  ZAR Million Jun/14 7668.30 7668.30 [+]
Exports of Machinery Mechanical & Electrical Appl 7071.97  ZAR Million Jun/14 6899.10 7071.97 [+]
Imports of Pulp of Wood CMLV 6970.70  ZAR Million Jun/14 5888.40 6970.70 [+]
Imports of Special Classification Provisions Spar 5915.52  ZAR Million Jun/14 5514.60 5915.52 [+]
Imports of Articles of Stone CMLV 5208.20  ZAR Million Jun/14 4348.40 5208.20 [+]
Imports of Footwear CMLV 4986.00  ZAR Million Jun/14 4311.70 4986.00 [+]
Exports of Vegetable Products 4817.20  ZAR Million Jun/14 3485.80 4817.20 [+]
Exports of Chemical & Allied Industries Products 4703.24  ZAR Million Jun/14 3913.20 5435.00 [+]
Imports of Animals CMLV 4525.90  ZAR Million Jun/14 3648.40 4525.90 [+]
Imports of Precious Metals CMLV 4357.00  ZAR Million Jun/14 3324.90 4357.00 [+]
Exports of Animals CMLV 4335.50  ZAR Million Jun/14 3583.10 6658.14 [+]
Imports of Base Metals & Base Metal Articles 4145.21  ZAR Million Jun/14 3603.30 4145.21 [+]
Imports of Animal Or Vegetable Fats & Oils CMLV 3936.00  ZAR Million Jun/14 3480.30 3936.00 [+]
Exports of Textiles & Textiles Articles CMLV 3821.70  ZAR Million Jun/14 3196.70 3821.70 [+]
Imports of Plastic & Rubber Articles 3233.95  ZAR Million Jun/14 3363.70 3363.70 [+]
Exports of Prepared Foodstuffs Beverages & Tobacco 2756.91  ZAR Million Jun/14 2513.00 2756.91 [+]
Exports of Precision Instruments CMLV 2705.40  ZAR Million Jun/14 2300.80 2705.40 [+]
Exports of Miscellaneous Manufactured Articl CMLV 2495.80  ZAR Million Jun/14 2081.70 2495.80 [+]
Imports of Textiles & Textile Products 2200.66  ZAR Million Jun/14 2296.20 2296.20 [+]
Exports of Leather Products CMLV 2156.80  ZAR Million Jun/14 1793.20 4316.14 [+]
Imports of Optical & Precision Intruments Watches 2091.35  ZAR Million Jun/14 2004.30 2091.35 [+]
Exports of Wood & Articles of Wood CMLV 2046.70  ZAR Million Jun/14 1687.00 2046.70 [+]
Imports of Wood & Articles of Wood CMLV 1843.00  ZAR Million Jun/14 1579.00 1843.00 [+]
Exports of Plastic & Rubber Articles 1726.35  ZAR Million Jun/14 1499.40 1726.35 [+]
Imports of Prepared Foodstuffs Beverages & Tobacco 1717.88  ZAR Million Jun/14 1831.00 1831.00 [+]
Imports of Leather Products CMLV 1688.40  ZAR Million Jun/14 1418.70 1688.40 [+]
Exports of Articles of Stone CMLV 1662.00  ZAR Million Jun/14 1381.50 3045.50 [+]
Imports of Vegetable Products 1605.22  ZAR Million Jun/14 1324.00 1605.22 [+]
Imports of Miscellaneous Manufactured Goods 1262.10  ZAR Million Jun/14 1355.40 1355.40 [+]
Exports of Wood Pulp Paper & Paper Products 1177.50  ZAR Million Jun/14 1466.60 1466.60 [+]
Imports of Wood Pulp Paper & Paper Products 1082.79  ZAR Million Jun/14 1114.90 1114.90 [+]
Imports from Oceania 1074.83  ZAR Million Jun/14 1231.00 1231.00 [+]
Imports of Semi-precious Stones & Jewellery 1052.90  ZAR Million Jun/14 855.60 1052.90 [+]
Exports of Animal Or Vegetable Fats & Oils CMLV 996.20  ZAR Million Jun/14 785.20 2196.07 [+]
Imports of Live Animals & Animal Products 877.17  ZAR Million Jun/14 805.30 877.17 [+]
Imports of Stone Plaster Cement Ceramics & Glass 860.22  ZAR Million Jun/14 917.60 917.60 [+]
Exports to Oceania 837.54  ZAR Million Jun/14 574.50 837.50 [+]
Exports of Live Animals & Animal Products 760.19  ZAR Million Jun/14 674.20 842.20 [+]
Imports of Footwear Headgear Umbrellas & Walking 686.22  ZAR Million Jun/14 723.20 723.20 [+]
Exports to Ships/aircraft Stores CMLV 669.51  ZAR Million Jun/14 567.78 669.51 [+]
Exports of Textiles & Textile Products 631.91  ZAR Million Jun/14 618.10 709.89 [+]
Imports of Animal & Vegitable Fats & Oils 455.66  ZAR Million Jun/14 787.00 787.00 [+]
Exports of Miscellaneous Manufactured Goods 420.27  ZAR Million Jun/14 464.70 497.79 [+]
Exports of Optical & Precision Intruments Watches 416.62  ZAR Million Jun/14 561.90 561.90 [+]
Exports of Raw Hides Skins Leather & Furskins 364.07  ZAR Million Jun/14 375.20 394.38 [+]
Exports of Wood & Wood Products 362.57  ZAR Million Jun/14 299.40 380.37 [+]
Exports of Footwear CMLV 333.10  ZAR Million Jun/14 280.80 698.47 [+]
Imports of Works of Art CMLV 307.90  ZAR Million Jun/14 287.50 307.90 [+]
Exports of Stone Plaster Cement Ceramics & Glass 281.66  ZAR Million Jun/14 260.90 311.41 [+]
Imports of Raw Hides Skins Leather & Furskins 270.57  ZAR Million Jun/14 275.30 275.30 [+]
Imports of Wood & Wood Products 264.84  ZAR Million Jun/14 277.50 277.50 [+]
Exports of Works of Art CMLV 245.10  ZAR Million Jun/14 207.60 245.10 [+]
Exports of Animal & Vegitable Fats & Oils 214.31  ZAR Million Jun/14 195.60 244.38 [+]
Exports to Ships & Aircrapft Stores (world Zone) 102.16  ZAR Million Jun/14 113.30 113.30 [+]
Exports of Footwear Headgear Umbrellas & Walking 53.94  ZAR Million Jun/14 57.10 109.56 [+]
Exports of Works of Art & Antiques 37.89  ZAR Million Jun/14 28.40 77.21 [+]
Imports of Works of Art & Antiques 20.37  ZAR Million Jun/14 11.10 20.37 [+]
Exports of Original Equipment Components CMLV 14.00  ZAR Million Jun/14 12.60 14.00 [+]
Exports of Special Classification Provisions Spar 1.35  ZAR Million Jun/14 1.90 7.48 [+]