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



Libya Imports By Category Value Year
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $2.06B 2019
Electrical, electronic equipment $1.51B 2019
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $1.47B 2019
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $1.10B 2019
Cereals $595.37M 2019
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $463.02M 2019
Plastics $460.24M 2019
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $426.22M 2019
Pharmaceutical products $390.66M 2019
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $353.67M 2019
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $334.71M 2019
Articles of iron or steel $334.45M 2019
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $309.22M 2019
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $297.87M 2019
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $277.66M 2019
Ceramic products $273.49M 2019
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $261.79M 2019
Live animals $251.91M 2019
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $226.00M 2019
Ores slag and ash $204.24M 2019
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $200.51M 2019
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $200.35M 2019
Iron and steel $198.64M 2019
Rubbers $191.22M 2019
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $170.01M 2019
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $152.10M 2019
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $149.18M 2019
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $141.26M 2019
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $137.93M 2019
Meat and edible meat offal $135.11M 2019
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $135.07M 2019
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $128.64M 2019
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $122.94M 2019
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $122.29M 2019
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $117.14M 2019
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $111.68M 2019
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $106.02M 2019
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $101.14M 2019
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $97.92M 2019
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $95.69M 2019
Aluminum $95.68M 2019
Miscellaneous chemical products $82.23M 2019
Glass and glassware $80.71M 2019
Miscellaneous edible preparations $80.57M 2019
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $74.70M 2019
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $74.01M 2019
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $73.61M 2019
Toys, games, sports requisites $60.99M 2019
Commodities not specified according to kind $59.75M 2019
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $59.37M 2019
Sugars and sugar confectionery $58.31M 2019
Organic chemicals $53.69M 2019
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $49.28M 2019
Manmade filaments $40.96M 2019
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $37.66M 2019
Knitted or crocheted fabric $34.85M 2019
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $28.15M 2019
Fertilizers $26.45M 2019
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $24.50M 2019
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $18.25M 2019
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $17.67M 2019
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $12.79M 2019
Manmade staple fibers $12.07M 2019
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $11.46M 2019
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $10.79M 2019
Clocks and watches $10.61M 2019
Copper $9.37M 2019
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $6.13M 2019
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $5.50M 2019
Aircraft, spacecraft $4.66M 2019
Photographic or cinematographic goods $4.10M 2019
Headgear and $4.07M 2019
Zinc $4.04M 2019
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $2.96M 2019
Lac, gums, resins $1.90M 2019
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $1.83M 2019
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $1.75M 2019
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $1.49M 2019
Cotton $1.33M 2019
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $1.14M 2019
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $1.08M 2019
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $1.04M 2019
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $797.82K 2019
Nickel $682.29K 2019
Tin $458.16K 2019
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $445.10K 2019
Silk $433.38K 2019
Lead $397.16K 2019
Products of animal origin $350.28K 2019
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $322.97K 2019
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $317.85K 2019
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $239.04K 2019
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $106.57K 2019
Cork and articles of cork $89.58K 2019
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $42.53K 2019
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $39.63K 2019
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $744.45K 2017




Libya Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 3168.60 15848.80 51089.00 -14120.70 LYD Million [+]
Current Account -5514.00 6737.10 45983.00 -24172.30 LYD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 21.60 -20.70 55.20 -41.80 percent of GDP [+]
Exports 14294.50 40640.20 77027.00 2449.00 LYD Million [+]
Imports 11125.80 24791.40 43242.90 2106.00 LYD Million [+]
Capital Flows -8021.70 -4677.50 514.90 -23905.00 LYD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 116.64 116.64 143.82 116.64 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 1159.00 1142.00 2370.00 7.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 5.10 5.64 7.19 0.00 Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment -487.20 376.50 2680.00 -3358.00 LYD Million [+]