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



Jamaica Imports By Category Value Year
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $881.99M 2020
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $410.65M 2020
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $405.84M 2020
Electrical, electronic equipment $267.24M 2020
Plastics $205.35M 2020
Pharmaceutical products $169.65M 2020
Miscellaneous edible preparations $156.29M 2020
Cereals $146.27M 2020
Articles of iron or steel $102.86M 2020
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $99.43M 2020
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $93.25M 2020
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $86.43M 2020
Iron and steel $83.35M 2020
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $82.95M 2020
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $79.73M 2020
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $78.13M 2020
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $70.61M 2020
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $70.27M 2020
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $68.00M 2020
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $67.68M 2020
Miscellaneous chemical products $66.47M 2020
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $64.71M 2020
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $62.57M 2020
Meat and edible meat offal $60.75M 2020
Sugars and sugar confectionery $60.11M 2020
Rubbers $51.79M 2020
Glass and glassware $48.34M 2020
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $45.48M 2020
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $40.89M 2020
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $40.46M 2020
Aluminum $37.32M 2020
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $34.03M 2020
Ceramic products $33.19M 2020
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $31.46M 2020
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $28.43M 2020
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $25.52M 2020
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $25.02M 2020
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $22.17M 2020
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $19.10M 2020
Organic chemicals $18.68M 2020
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $18.56M 2020
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $17.15M 2020
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $16.68M 2020
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $16.24M 2020
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $14.69M 2020
Clocks and watches $12.12M 2020
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $11.61M 2020
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $11.21M 2020
Toys, games, sports requisites $9.82M 2020
Fertilizers $9.16M 2020
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $8.87M 2020
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $8.01M 2020
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $7.52M 2020
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $7.45M 2020
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $7.39M 2020
Copper $6.69M 2020
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $6.08M 2020
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $5.98M 2020
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $5.90M 2020
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $5.85M 2020
Manmade filaments $5.34M 2020
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $4.85M 2020
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $4.53M 2020
Tin $4.42M 2020
Manmade staple fibers $3.24M 2020
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $2.65M 2020
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $2.54M 2020
Aircraft, spacecraft $2.28M 2020
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $2.18M 2020
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $1.97M 2020
Headgear and $1.94M 2020
Live animals $1.77M 2020
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $1.24M 2020
Cotton $1.15M 2020
Knitted or crocheted fabric $1.14M 2020
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $1.05M 2020
Photographic or cinematographic goods $908.02K 2020
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $747.19K 2020
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $703.85K 2020
Lac, gums, resins $601.56K 2020
Cork and articles of cork $550.64K 2020
Ores slag and ash $462.76K 2020
Products of animal origin $450.25K 2020
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $297.86K 2020
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $237.97K 2020
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $234.30K 2020
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $208.30K 2020
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $186.49K 2020
Zinc $155.78K 2020
Commodities not specified according to kind $76.49K 2020
Lead $66.53K 2020
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $52.20K 2020
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $28.33K 2020
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $26.35K 2020
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $23.65K 2020
Nickel $8.10K 2020
Silk $2.88K 2020




Jamaica Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -1488220.82 -1502081.87 -121925.00 -1682374.89 USD Thousand [+]
Current Account 19.64 -333.04 228.71 -536.06 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 0.70 -0.30 0.70 -20.40 percent of GDP [+]
Exports 460512.13 340550.87 796370.98 244067.00 USD Thousand [+]
Imports 1948732.95 1842632.74 2437559.33 395093.00 USD Thousand [+]
Remittances 3497.10 2905.00 3497.10 968.00 USD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0.00 0.51 0.00 [+]
Capital Flows 131.90 -530.03 2088.25 -679.40 USD Million [+]
External Debt 14481.04 14422.17 14516.01 11902.03 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 69.00 100.50 273.82 50.60 USD Million [+]