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



Rwanda Imports By Category Value Year
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $411.52M 2021
Electrical, electronic equipment $397.07M 2021
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $368.46M 2021
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $208.81M 2021
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $180.75M 2021
Cereals $174.24M 2021
Iron and steel $162.12M 2021
Plastics $127.85M 2021
Articles of iron or steel $124.38M 2021
Sugars and sugar confectionery $119.95M 2021
Pharmaceutical products $115.72M 2021
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $96.69M 2021
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $78.53M 2021
Miscellaneous chemical products $77.99M 2021
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $71.84M 2021
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $55.09M 2021
Fertilizers $54.24M 2021
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $52.04M 2021
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $47.99M 2021
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $46.22M 2021
Miscellaneous edible preparations $40.56M 2021
Rubbers $39.57M 2021
Ceramic products $35.01M 2021
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $34.89M 2021
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $32.27M 2021
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $32.20M 2021
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $29.13M 2021
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $28.03M 2021
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $26.92M 2021
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $25.46M 2021
Aluminum $23.42M 2021
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $23.27M 2021
Glass and glassware $22.90M 2021
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $22.70M 2021
Manmade staple fibers $21.01M 2021
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $17.66M 2021
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $17.40M 2021
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $16.40M 2021
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $15.86M 2021
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $15.72M 2021
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $15.61M 2021
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $15.49M 2021
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $14.82M 2021
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $13.51M 2021
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $13.10M 2021
Organic chemicals $12.18M 2021
Aircraft, spacecraft $11.81M 2021
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $11.40M 2021
Manmade filaments $10.93M 2021
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $9.87M 2021
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $8.73M 2021
Headgear and $8.61M 2021
Knitted or crocheted fabric $8.16M 2021
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $6.73M 2021
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $6.55M 2021
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $6.41M 2021
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $6.40M 2021
Cotton $5.76M 2021
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $5.61M 2021
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $5.51M 2021
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $5.39M 2021
Copper $4.50M 2021
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $4.35M 2021
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $3.60M 2021
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $3.53M 2021
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $2.92M 2021
Toys, games, sports requisites $2.69M 2021
Ores slag and ash $2.45M 2021
Meat and edible meat offal $2.03M 2021
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $1.79M 2021
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $1.75M 2021
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $1.40M 2021
Lac, gums, resins $1.33M 2021
Lead $1.28M 2021
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $1.06M 2021
Live animals $861.49K 2021
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $672.22K 2021
Photographic or cinematographic goods $628.35K 2021
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $456.32K 2021
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $448.20K 2021
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $389.06K 2021
Clocks and watches $323.40K 2021
Silk $183.95K 2021
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $183.60K 2021
Tin $172.56K 2021
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $91.60K 2021
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $80.14K 2021
Products of animal origin $60.75K 2021
Nickel $22.86K 2021
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $12.56K 2021
Zinc $12.24K 2021
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $9.16K 2021
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $5.60K 2021
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $1.99K 2021
Cork and articles of cork $1.73K 2021
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $518.61K 2020
Commodities not specified according to kind $13 2015




Rwanda Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -230.40 -222.50 -100.59 -1268.30 USD Million [+]
Current Account -1209.03 -1234.60 99.12 -1330.82 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -10.00 -14.40 1.80 -15.00 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 371.20 399.10 1859.00 156.90 USD Million [+]
Exports 140.80 176.60 590.80 37.16 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows -733.20 -402.30 426.80 -814.60 USD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 3.75 2.95 3.94 0.42 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 211.90 99.92 384.46 99.92 USD Million [+]
External Debt 5389.00 5315.60 5389.00 511.20 USD Million [+]