Imports to Qatar rose 1.7 percent year-on-year to QAR 9.7 billion in November 2019, due to higher purchases of motor cars & other motor vehicles (9.3 percent); parts of balloons, aircraft and spacecraft (28.4 percent) and Electrical apparatus for line telephony/telegraphy and telephone sets (40.4 percent). Imports increased from the US (1.1 percent) and the UK (2.0 percent). Imports in Qatar averaged 11288.94 QAR Million from 2004 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 28435 QAR Million in February of 2012 and a record low of 3911 QAR Million in August of 2004.
Imports in Qatar is expected to be 9480.00 QAR Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Imports in Qatar to stand at 8750.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Qatar Imports is projected to trend around 9750.00 QAR Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.