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



Germany Imports By Category Value Year
Electrical, electronic equipment $181.35B 2021
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $177.48B 2021
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $135.70B 2021
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $128.07B 2021
Pharmaceutical products $80.66B 2021
Plastics $55.19B 2021
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $49.12B 2021
Organic chemicals $40.55B 2021
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $36.41B 2021
Iron and steel $35.35B 2021
Articles of iron or steel $28.75B 2021
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $25.66B 2021
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $23.14B 2021
Miscellaneous chemical products $22.60B 2021
Aluminum $21.13B 2021
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $19.31B 2021
Rubbers $18.19B 2021
Ores slag and ash $15.15B 2021
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $14.40B 2021
Commodities not specified according to kind $14.03B 2021
Copper $13.83B 2021
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $13.45B 2021
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $13.05B 2021
Aircraft, spacecraft $12.86B 2021
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $11.86B 2021
Toys, games, sports requisites $11.36B 2021
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $10.53B 2021
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $9.52B 2021
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $8.53B 2021
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $8.35B 2021
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $7.82B 2021
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $7.74B 2021
Meat and edible meat offal $7.34B 2021
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $7.31B 2021
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $6.91B 2021
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $6.90B 2021
Glass and glassware $6.39B 2021
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $6.22B 2021
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $6.11B 2021
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $5.61B 2021
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $5.40B 2021
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $5.36B 2021
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $5.35B 2021
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $4.97B 2021
Miscellaneous edible preparations $4.93B 2021
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $4.89B 2021
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $4.70B 2021
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $4.68B 2021
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $4.51B 2021
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $4.21B 2021
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $4.01B 2021
Ceramic products $3.95B 2021
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $3.80B 2021
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $3.72B 2021
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $3.70B 2021
Cereals $3.67B 2021
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $3.58B 2021
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $3.42B 2021
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $3.03B 2021
Clocks and watches $2.93B 2021
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $2.69B 2021
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $2.17B 2021
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $2.04B 2021
Nickel $1.98B 2021
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $1.96B 2021
Sugars and sugar confectionery $1.95B 2021
Zinc $1.73B 2021
Manmade staple fibers $1.67B 2021
Manmade filaments $1.56B 2021
Live animals $1.48B 2021
Fertilizers $1.40B 2021
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $1.38B 2021
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $1.35B 2021
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $1.23B 2021
Products of animal origin $1.19B 2021
Headgear and $1.01B 2021
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $930.23M 2021
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $905.53M 2021
Cotton $805.47M 2021
Photographic or cinematographic goods $796.25M 2021
Lac, gums, resins $743.73M 2021
Tin $634.95M 2021
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $593.39M 2021
Lead $592.20M 2021
Knitted or crocheted fabric $534.89M 2021
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $534.45M 2021
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $359.40M 2021
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $304.14M 2021
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $295.72M 2021
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $295.50M 2021
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $196.88M 2021
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $185.12M 2021
Cork and articles of cork $132.07M 2021
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $113.13M 2021
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $93.38M 2021
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $51.35M 2021
Silk $27.91M 2021




Germany Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 11100.00 5304.19 25455.63 -535.91 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 16882.81 5671.01 34716.39 -13042.72 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 7.40 7.10 8.60 -1.80 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 131656.35 130089.88 134382.29 346.78 EUR Million [+]
Exports 142759.21 135257.47 142759.21 226.39 EUR Million [+]
External Debt 6326708.00 6174658.00 6326708.00 1795598.00 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows -8724.46 22019.55 55598.95 -28680.00 EUR Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 14260.79 9404.53 141351.68 -32189.54 EUR Million [+]
Remittances 532.77 532.77 536.86 167.19 EUR Million [+]
Gold Reserves 3355.14 3355.14 3468.60 3355.14 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Imports from Russia 1294.00 1492.00 3411.00 1294.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Natural Gas Imports 350032.00 369476.00 597865.00 177546.00 Terajoule [+]
Natural Gas Imports from Russia 0.00 3.00 204022.66 0.00 Terajoule [+]
Terms of Trade 89.60 85.96 106.62 73.51 points [+]
Terrorism Index 4.73 5.12 5.21 2.10 Points [+]
Tourist Arrivals 2121.56 2791.15 4846.11 85.22 Thousand [+]
Weapons Sales 1232.00 978.00 3273.00 12.00 SIPRI TIV Million [+]
Crude Oil Production 42.00 32.00 79.00 32.00 BBL/D/1K [+]



Germany Imports by Category Last Previous
Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas 9558176.00 8878424.00 EUR THO Nov/22
Crude Oil 4797337.00 4722580.00 EUR THO Nov/22
Fabricated Metal Products 3641855.00 3503215.00 EUR THO Nov/22
Agricultural Products 2990455.00 2861704.00 EUR THO Nov/22
Coke, Refined Petroleum 2889497.00 3387694.00 EUR THO Nov/22
Aluminum & Aluminum Alloy 752732.00 821250.00 EUR THO Nov/22
Fertilizer 234306.00 271287.00 EUR THO Nov/22
Copper Rock 160651.00 292940.00 EUR THO Nov/22
Iron & Manganese Dross 120538.00 65127.00 EUR THO Nov/22
Cutting Wood 96680.00 106592.00 EUR THO Nov/22
Beer 33313.00 37688.00 EUR THO Nov/22
Cement 13695.00 13560.00 EUR THO Nov/22