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South Africa Imports. Prices, volume by country and category

South Africa Imports Data

Indicator Data Period
Import Prices 160 index points 1Q/21
Imports 110230 ZAR Million | 7.677 B USD Apr/21


Latest data on Import Prices (index points)

Import Prices
                     South Africa - Historical Data (index points)

What is South Africa Import Price Index?

  • Import Prices in South Africa decreased to 160 index points in the first quarter of 2021. The maximum level was 164 index points and minimum was 1.2 index points
  • Data published Quarterly by Reserve Bank.

Historical Data (index points) by years

Data
Period
Date
160 1Q/21 12.06.2021
164 4Q/20 13.03.2021
161 3Q/20 12.12.2020
154 2Q/20 12.09.2020
154 1Q/20 04.07.2020
156 4Q/19 14.03.2020
156 3Q/19 07.12.2019
156 2Q/19 29.10.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (index points)

Import Prices in South Africa by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Cyril Ramaphosa 15.02.2018 - 142.0000 142.0000 142.0000 142.0000 0.00%
Jacob Zuma 09.05.2009 - 14.02.2018 98.5000 137.6000 143.3000 97.7000 39.70%
Thabo Mbeki 16.06.1999 - 24.09.2008 43.7000 108.2000 108.2000 43.7000 147.60%
Nelson Mandela 10.05.1994 - 16.06.1999 29.0000 43.2000 44.4000 29.0000 48.97%


Latest data on Imports (ZAR Million)

Imports
                     South Africa - Historical Data (ZAR Million)

What is South Africa Import Volume?

  • Imports in South Africa decreased to 110230 ZAR Million (7.677 B USD) in April 2021. The maximum level was 125881 ZAR Million and minimum was 66.1 ZAR Million
  • Data published Monthly by Revenue Service.

Historical Data (ZAR Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
110230 Apr/21 31.05.2021
115517 Mar/21 30.04.2021
99289 Feb/21 31.03.2021
97927 Jan/21 26.02.2021
93948 Dec/20 29.01.2021
101938 Nov/20 28.12.2020
113027 Oct/20 30.11.2020
102245 Sep/20 30.10.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (ZAR Million)

Imports in South Africa by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Cyril Ramaphosa 15.02.2018 - 108170.5000 87357.0000 108170.5000 87357.0000 -19.24%
Jacob Zuma 09.05.2009 - 14.02.2018 41582.8800 88596.2000 110258.8200 41470.2600 113.06%
Thabo Mbeki 16.06.1999 - 24.09.2008 12198.0000 65514.5000 75599.6000 11849.0000 437.09%
Nelson Mandela 10.05.1994 - 16.06.1999 6071.0000 10910.0000 14820.0000 6071.0000 79.71%

Other trade indicators in South Africa

Index Updated Actual Previous
Current Account to GDP 2020 2.2 % -3
Weapons Sales 2020 37 M USD 142
Balance of Trade Apr/21 3.569 B USD 3.675
Exports Apr/21 11.246 B USD 11.721
Foreign Exchange Reserves May/21 54.139 B USD 53.689
Terms of Trade  1Q/21 127 in. pt. 120
Tourist Arrivals Mar/21 0.223 Million Persons 0.137

Imports in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Egypt Mar/21 6.1 B USD 6.033
Kenya Apr/21 1.501 B USD 1.735
Madagascar Mar/21 0.318 B USD 0.31
Zimbabwe Nov/20 0.51 B USD 0.49
Tanzania 2Q/19 2.139 B USD 2.127
Togo May/17 0.149 B USD 0.107
Tunisia Apr/21 1.948 B USD 1.987
Nigeria Mar/21 5.35 B USD 5.992
Sudan Sep/20 1.078 B USD 0.704
Morocco Apr/21 4.819 B USD 5.465
Senegal Apr/21 0.868 B USD 0.751
Seychelles Apr/21 0.069 B USD 0.066
South Africa Apr/21 7.677 B USD 8.045
Uganda Apr/21 0.824 B USD 0.79
Rwanda Apr/21 0.271 B USD 0.29
Liberia Feb/21 0.102 B USD 0.116
Zambia Apr/21 11.585 B USD 11.153
Mozambique 4Q/20 1.469 B USD 1.361
Namibia 4Q/20 1.395 B USD 1.263
Ghana Mar/21 1.164 B USD 1.051
Swaziland 4Q/20 0.508 B USD 0.457
Libya 2019 5.364 B USD 4.199
South Sudan 2017 0.061 B USD 0.064
Somalia 2019 3.607 B USD 3.424
Algeria Dec/19 10.2 B USD 10.374
Angola 4Q/20 2.626 B USD 2.363
Benin 4Q/20 0.691 B USD 0.68
Botswana Mar/21 0.829 B USD 0.592
Burkina Faso 4Q/20 1.175 B USD 0.986
Burundi Dec/20 0.08 B USD 0.066
Chad 2019 1.248 B USD 1.082
Comoros 2020 0.292 B USD 0.292
Djibouti 2019 4.138 B USD 3.603
Ethiopia 4Q/20 3.322 B USD 3.48
Gambia 1Q/21 2664.381 B USD 3223.87
Guatemala Mar/21 2.15 B USD 1.76
Guinea 3Q/20 0.956 B USD 0.288
Guinea Bissau 2020 0 B USD 0
Lesotho 3Q/20 0.536 B USD 0.333
Malawi Jan/21 0.235 B USD 0.235
Mali 4Q/20 1.31 B USD 1.273
Mauritania 4Q/20 0.734 B USD 0.72
Niger 1Q/20 0.647 B USD 0.858
Sao Tome and Principe 1Q/21 0.012 B USD 0.013
Sierra Leone Apr/20 0.909 B USD 0.104