This page displays a table with South Africa Imports By Country in U.S. dollars, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade.



South Africa Imports By Country Value Year
China $17.09B 2018
Germany $9.12B 2018
United States $5.53B 2018
Saudi Arabia $5.41B 2018
India $3.84B 2018
Nigeria $3.84B 2018
Thailand $2.90B 2018
United Kingdom $2.89B 2018
Japan $2.86B 2018
Italy $2.56B 2018
France $2.06B 2018
Brazil $1.48B 2018
United Arab Emirates $1.44B 2018
Spain $1.38B 2018
Australia $1.31B 2018
Angola $1.28B 2018
Swaziland $1.22B 2018
Netherlands $1.15B 2018
Oman $1.11B 2018
South Korea $1.05B 2018
Belgium $1.05B 2018
Malaysia $1.01B 2018
Mozambique $981.49M 2018
Sweden $950.51M 2018
Namibia $943.12M 2018




South Africa Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -1866.62 13894.40 17088.45 -26852.95 ZAR Million [+]
Current Account -68069.00 -188132.00 15627.00 -246452.00 ZAR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -3.00 -3.50 6.00 -7.50 percent [+]
Imports 103278.52 88968.90 125719.52 66.10 ZAR Million [+]
Exports 101411.90 102863.30 122767.04 55.80 ZAR Million [+]
External Debt 177676.00 180568.00 183311.00 33262.00 USD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 1595388.00 1559368.00 1598893.00 37430.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 125.31 125.31 183.51 123.48 Tonnes [+]
Terms Of Trade 109.80 109.30 109.80 42.20 points [+]
Terrorism Index 4.51 4.26 4.51 0.22 [+]
Weapons Sales 149.00 103.00 235.00 1.00 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 10528.00 17329.00 52712.00 -13910.00 ZAR Billion [+]