This page displays a table with Central African Republic Imports By Category in U.S. dollars, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade.



Central African Republic Imports By Category Value Year
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $99.29M 2020
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $70.70M 2020
Electrical, electronic equipment $54.71M 2020
Pharmaceutical products $52.65M 2020
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $37.42M 2020
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $17.33M 2020
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $14.91M 2020
Miscellaneous edible preparations $14.49M 2020
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $13.01M 2020
Plastics $12.94M 2020
Meat and edible meat offal $11.41M 2020
Cereals $11.09M 2020
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $10.19M 2020
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $8.38M 2020
Articles of iron or steel $7.47M 2020
Sugars and sugar confectionery $7.42M 2020
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $6.38M 2020
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $6.02M 2020
Miscellaneous chemical products $5.71M 2020
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $5.55M 2020
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $4.95M 2020
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $4.70M 2020
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $4.36M 2020
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $3.80M 2020
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $3.79M 2020
Aircraft, spacecraft $3.76M 2020
Iron and steel $3.57M 2020
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $3.49M 2020
Rubbers $3.49M 2020
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $3.02M 2020
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $2.92M 2020
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $2.72M 2020
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $2.58M 2020
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $2.52M 2020
Aluminum $2.40M 2020
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $2.19M 2020
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $2.17M 2020
Ceramic products $1.66M 2020
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $1.57M 2020
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $1.51M 2020
Headgear and $1.51M 2020
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $1.45M 2020
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $1.40M 2020
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $1.38M 2020
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $1.24M 2020
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $1.14M 2020
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $1.05M 2020
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $1.02M 2020
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $808.85K 2020
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $654.09K 2020
Glass and glassware $634.48K 2020
Organic chemicals $548.36K 2020
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $479.26K 2020
Fertilizers $453.44K 2020
Manmade filaments $414.38K 2020
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $395.59K 2020
Toys, games, sports requisites $335.77K 2020
Lac, gums, resins $267.99K 2020
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $250.29K 2020
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $222.41K 2020
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $202.10K 2020
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $154.50K 2020
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $124.01K 2020
Photographic or cinematographic goods $83.13K 2020
Copper $80.33K 2020
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $76.66K 2020
Products of animal origin $65.26K 2020
Cotton $40.95K 2020
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $35.41K 2020
Manmade staple fibers $30.16K 2020
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $23.25K 2020
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $22.19K 2020
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $19.11K 2020
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $14.25K 2020
Lead $13.62K 2020
Nickel $12.11K 2020
Knitted or crocheted fabric $10.13K 2020
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $10.01K 2020
Clocks and watches $5.64K 2020
Live animals $1.03K 2020
Zinc $1.00K 2020
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $594 2020
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $176 2020
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $35.18K 2019
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $8.41K 2019
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $7.92K 2019
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $2.48K 2019
Tin $554 2019
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $3.10K 2018
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $897 2018
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $25 2018




Central African Republic Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Current Account -114.80 -85.10 -7.60 -148.30 XAF Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP -9.60 -7.20 -0.60 -10.20 percent of GDP [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 2.46 5.30 0.00 [+]