Potential Imports


Foodstuffs, Textile and Clothing, Medicine, Chemical Products, Wood and Wood Products, Jewelry, Base Metal and Metal Article, Electrical Machines, Equipment & Tools, Cars and Spare Parts.

Most Important Countries by Value of Import

Value ( million SR )

         
Country 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
USA 37,802.00 45,852.00 59,107.00 50,999.00 52,749.00
China 22,391.00 32,664.00 47,541.00 40,601.00 46,851.00
Germany 21,223.00 30,022.00 32,047.00 28,572.00 31,032.00
Japan 21,146.00 29,563.00 35,251.00 27,142.00 29,957.00
S. Korea 9,900.00 15,162.00 19,218.00 15,931.00 17,789.00
France 10,082.00 11,499.00 15,244.00 14,346.00 16,395.00
India 9,864.00 11,529.00 18,012.00 13,095.00 15,116.00
UAE 7,167.00 8,437.00 10,814.00 10,790.00 14,190.00
England 10,318.00 13,170.00 15,225.00 12,842.00 12,909.00
Italy 10,550.00 15,381.00 17,288.00 13,250.00 12,682.00
Brazil 5,490.00 6,564.00 10,851.00 8,964.00 11,699.00
Thailand 4,946.00 5,582.00 7,832.00 7,764.00 8,753.00
Switzerland 4,176.00 5,318.00 7,740.00 6,283.00 8,437.00
Turkey 3,183.00 4,699.00 7,181.00 6,314.00 8,246.00
Australia 7,734.00 7,296.00 9,274.00 6,256.00 6,216.00
Egypt 2,814.00 4,163.00 5,612.00 5,365.00 6,074.00
Canada 2,563.00 3,585.00 6,796.00 5,168.00 5,467.00
Sweden 4,004.00 4,768.00 5,854.00 5,261.00 5,365.00
Spain 2,880.00 4,429.00 5,064.00 4,623.00 4,735.00
Holland 3,865.00 4,552.00 5,479.00 4,494.00 4,582.00
Total 202,098.00 264,235.00 341,430.00 288,060.00 319,244.00

 

Values of Important Imported Commodities

Value ( million SR )          
  2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Food stuffs: 35,547.00 44,815.00 62,199.00 53,279.00 63,202.00

Vegetable Products

12,155.00 17,765.00 28,091.00 21,310.00 24,939.00

Live Animals and Animals Products

10,316.00 11,974.00 15,386.00 136,007.00 16,012.00
Chemical and Artificial Resins Products: 29,876.00 35,971.00 45,934.00 43,277.00 49,313.00

Medicines

7,195.00 8,245.00 10,157.00 11,941.00 12,574.00

Plastic

5,297.00 6,372.00 8,267.00 6,805.00 8,385.00
Textiles & Textiles Article 10,281.00 11,640.00 13,875.00 12,656.00 13,387.00
Articles of stone, plaster or cement 3,794.00 4,147.00 5,421.00 5,602.00 5,757.00
Base Metals and Metal Articles 38,626.00 50,829.00 66,012.00 39,538.00 49,524.00
lectrical machines , Equipments & tools   67,302.00 99,740.00 117,318.00 103,093.00 99,027.00
Transport Equipment and Spare parts: 50,453.00 59,440.00 77,620.00 62,287.00 73,628.00

Cars & Spare parts 

34,337.00 39,310.00 53,791.00 41,876.00 51,035.00
Optical, Medical or Surgical instrument, Clocks 6,445.00 7,873.00 9,656.00 9,552.00 10,548.00
Others 30,851.00 23,776.00 32,035.00 29,006.00 36,350.00
Total 261,402.00 338,088.00 431,753.00 358,290.00 400,736.00

Source: Ministry of Economy & Planning, Central Department of Statistics and Information