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South Africa Imports. Prices, volume by country and category

South Africa Imports Data

Indicator Data Period
Import Prices 154 index points 2Q/22
Imports 163923 ZAR Million | 9.358 B USD Oct/22


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 increased to 154 index points in the second quarter of 2022. 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
154 2Q/22 10.09.2022
145 1Q/22 11.06.2022
140 4Q/21 12.03.2022
134 3Q/21 18.01.2022
129 2Q/21 11.09.2021
160 1Q/21 12.06.2021
164 4Q/20 13.03.2021
161 3Q/20 12.12.2020


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 163923 ZAR Million (9.358 B USD) in October 2022. 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
163923 Oct/22 30.11.2022
171863 Sep/22 31.10.2022
168193 Aug/22 30.09.2022
152468 Jul/22 31.08.2022
160383 Jun/22 29.07.2022
151112 May/22 30.06.2022
136298 Apr/22 31.05.2022
139961 Mar/22 29.04.2022


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 2021 3.7 % 2
Weapons Sales 2020 37 M USD 142
Balance of Trade Oct/22 -0.246 B USD 1.125
Exports Oct/22 9.112 B USD 10.936
Foreign Exchange Reserves Oct/22 58.7 B USD 58.891
Terms of Trade  2Q/22 117 in. pt. 117
Tourist Arrivals Oct/22 0.816 Million Persons 0.793

Imports in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Egypt Sep/22 6.545 B USD 7.51
Kenya Jun/22 1.857 B USD 1.903
Madagascar Jun/22 0.462 B USD 0.581
Zimbabwe Jul/22 0.73 B USD 0.753
Tanzania 2Q/22 3.318 B USD 2.882
Togo May/17 0.149 B USD 0.107
Tunisia Oct/22 2.211 B USD 2.395
Nigeria Jun/22 3.759 B USD 4.619
Sudan Aug/22 0.776 B USD 0.939
Morocco Oct/22 5.927 B USD 5.75
Senegal Sep/22 1.271 B USD 0.998
Seychelles Oct/22 0.097 B USD 0.149
South Africa Oct/22 9.358 B USD 9.811
Uganda Sep/22 0.81 B USD 1.008
Rwanda Sep/22 0.534 B USD 0.493
Liberia Jun/22 0.118 B USD 0.094
Zambia Sep/22 13.181 B USD 12.039
Mozambique 2Q/22 2.31 B USD 6.121
Namibia 2Q/22 1.422 B USD 1.276
Ghana Jun/22 1.454 B USD 1.352
Swaziland 1Q/22 0.447 B USD 0.438
Libya 2020 2.289 B USD 5.101
South Sudan 2017 0.061 B USD 0.064
Somalia 2021 3.313 B USD 2.926
Algeria Sep/21 9.039 B USD 9.502
Angola 2Q/22 4.512 B USD 3.703
Benin 2Q/22 0.795 B USD 0.811
Botswana Aug/22 0.537 B USD 0.638
Burkina Faso 2Q/22 1.34 B USD 1.194
Burundi Sep/22 0.12 B USD 0.114
Chad 2020 2.036 B USD 2.109
Comoros 2021 0.292 B USD 0.258
Djibouti 2021 3.483 B USD 2.911
Ethiopia 2Q/22 5 B USD 4.606
Gambia 1Q/22 4316.399 B USD 3291.456
Guatemala Sep/22 2.678 B USD 2.929
Guinea 2Q/22 1.348 B USD 1.01
Guinea Bissau 2021 0 B USD 0
Lesotho 2Q/22 0.415 B USD 0.407
Malawi Jun/22 0.106 B USD 0.09
Mali 2Q/22 1.064 B USD 1.016
Mauritania 2Q/22 0.118 B USD 0.115
Niger 2Q/22 0.674 B USD 0.821
Sao Tome and Principe 3Q/22 0.01 B USD 0.012
Sierra Leone Jun/22 0.165 B USD 0.218