Ghana Total Imports Growth

2006 - 2020 | Monthly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Ghana Total Imports Growth

  • Ghana Total Imports dropped 7.7 % YoY in Mar 2021, compared with a decrease of 26.8 % YoY in the previous month
  • Ghana Total Imports Growth data is updated monthly, available from Mar 2006 to Dec 2020, with an averaged rate of 2.8 %
  • The data reached an all-time high of 101.0 % in Sep 2006 and a record low of -29.5 % in Jul 2020
CEIC calculates Total Imports Growth from monthly Total Imports. The Bank of Ghana provides Total Imports, FOB, in USD.

Further information about Ghana Total Imports Growth

  • In the latest reports, Ghana Total Imports recorded 1.2 USD bn in Mar 2021
  • Total Exports reached 1.3 USD bn in Dec 2020, which registered a decrease of 7.6 % year on year
  • Ghana Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 392.3 USD mn in Dec 2020

View Ghana's Total Imports Growth from Mar 2006 to Dec 2020 in the chart:

Ghana Total Imports Growth

What was Ghana's Total Imports Growth in Dec 2020?

Ghana Total Imports dropped 7.7 % YoY in Mar 2021, compared with a decrease of 26.8 % YoY in the previous month See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-7.7 Dec 2020 26.8 Nov 2020 -29.5 Jul 2020 101.0 Sep 2006 % monthly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020

Total Imports Growth by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 31.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2021
Algeria (%) -20.6 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2020
Argentina (%) 45.8 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Sep 2021
Armenia (%) 29.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2021
Australia (%) 15.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 1972 - Mar 2021
Austria (%) 24.8 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1954 - Aug 2021
Azerbaijan (%) -12.1 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2021
Bahrain (%) 4.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2019 - Mar 2021
Bangladesh (%) 58.2 Aug 2021 monthly Jul 1987 - Aug 2021
Belarus (%) 35.3 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2021
Belgium (%) 26.4 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Sep 2021
Bolivia (%) 20.9 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 36.2 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2021
Botswana (%) 19.8 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Jul 2021
Brazil (%) 54.9 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Oct 2021
Brunei (%) 0.0 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Aug 2021
Bulgaria (%) 22.9 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2021
Cambodia (%) 56.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2014 - Jun 2021
Canada (%) 3.1 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Sep 2021
Chile (%) 68.1 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Oct 2021
China (%) 42.7 Apr 2021 monthly May 2009 - Apr 2021
Colombia (%) 64.9 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Sep 2021
Croatia (%) 31.0 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Aug 2021
Cyprus (%) 5.7 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2021
Czech Republic (%) 12.1 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2021
Denmark (%) 22.3 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Sep 2021
Ecuador (%) 59.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1958 - Sep 2021
Egypt (%) 16.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jul 1995 - Sep 2021
Estonia (%) 40.1 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2021
European Union (%) 27.4 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Aug 2021
Finland (%) 18.6 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Aug 2021
France (%) 13.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2021
Georgia (%) 24.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Oct 2021
Germany (%) 13.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1951 - Mar 2021
Ghana (%) -7.7 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Greece (%) 37.2 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 23.5 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1953 - Sep 2021
Hungary (%) 10.5 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2021
Iceland (%) 20.5 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Oct 2021
India (%) 65.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1958 - Oct 2021
Indonesia (%) 51.1 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Oct 2021
Iran (%) -11.7 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Ireland (%) 27.9 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1971 - Sep 2021
Israel (%) 45.3 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Oct 2021
Italy (%) 22.5 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Sep 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 10.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Feb 2021
Japan (%) 30.0 Oct 2021 monthly Apr 1996 - Oct 2021
Jordan (%) 36.6 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1973 - Aug 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 9.9 Sep 2021 monthly Sep 1996 - Sep 2021
Kenya (%) 25.5 Aug 2021 monthly Aug 1999 - Aug 2021
South Korea (%) 37.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1967 - Oct 2021
Kosovo (%) 46.4 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2021
Kuwait (%) -5.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 55.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2021
Laos (%) 30.5 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Latvia (%) 24.4 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2021
Lebanon (%) 67.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2021
Lithuania (%) 31.4 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Sep 2021
Luxembourg (%) 6.0 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Aug 2021
Macau SAR, China (%) 42.6 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Aug 2021
North Macedonia (%) 6.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2021
Malawi (%) 14.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2021
Malaysia (%) 26.5 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Sep 2021
Malta (%) 30.5 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 1995 - Sep 2021
Mauritius (%) 29.6 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Aug 2021
Mexico (%) 29.9 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Sep 2021
Moldova (%) 31.8 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2021
Mongolia (%) 1.9 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2021
Montenegro (%) 29.1 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Sep 2021
Morocco (%) 27.3 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2021
Mozambique (%) -7.0 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2012 - Dec 2020
Myanmar (%) -32.8 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 2011 - Jul 2021
Nepal (%) 44.6 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 2004 - Oct 2021
Netherlands (%) 26.8 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2021
New Zealand (%) 30.5 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1961 - Sep 2021
Nigeria (%) 47.8 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Jun 2021
Norway (%) 6.8 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1977 - Oct 2021
Oman (%) 30.2 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Jun 2021
Pakistan (%) 73.2 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1988 - Oct 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 7.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Feb 2021
Panama (%) 57.3 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2021
Paraguay (%) 53.8 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Peru (%) 40.5 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Sep 2021
Philippines (%) 24.8 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Sep 2021
Poland (%) 21.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2021
Portugal (%) 17.5 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Sep 2021
Qatar (%) 25.7 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
Romania (%) 11.4 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2021
Russia (%) 24.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
Saudi Arabia (%) -6.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Feb 2021
Serbia (%) 20.8 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2021
Singapore (%) 30.2 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Oct 2021
Slovakia (%) 6.2 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Sep 2021
Slovenia (%) 46.7 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2021
South Africa (%) 31.8 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 2005 - Sep 2021
Spain (%) 24.1 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Sep 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 0.1 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1983 - Sep 2021
Sudan (%) 25.9 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Jun 2021
Sweden (%) 14.8 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Sep 2021
Switzerland (%) 15.2 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Oct 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2008 - Jun 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -1,074.460 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2008 - Jun 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 458.822 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2008 - Jun 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 9.8 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 76.1 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (GHS bn) 182.783 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (GHS bn) 698.383 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (GHS bn) 117.051 2026 yearly 1982 - 2026
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 5.681 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 392.3 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 1,298.2 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) -7.6 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 78,981.621 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 5,111.213 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 221.031 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,164.3 Mar 2021 monthly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) -7.7 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 188,339.959 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 63,163.099 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 90.887 Oct 2020 monthly Feb 1985 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 76.976 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1995 - Jan 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 486.328 Feb 2021 monthly May 1995 - Feb 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 151.945 Feb 2021 monthly Jun 1986 - Feb 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 2.8 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2019
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -709.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -4.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 838.4 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2019
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 5.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -26.500 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.2 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 18.1 2010 yearly 1975 - 2010
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -26.500 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2019
External Debt (USD mn) 24,598.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Mar 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 34.2 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -4.493 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -27,311.841 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 15.3 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2005 - Feb 2021
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 1,269.750 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 10,559.734 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 16,404.248 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
M2 Growth (%) 35.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 6,884.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 9.927 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 6.8 Oct 2020 monthly Mar 2005 - Oct 2020
Gold Reserves (Metric Ton) 1,000.000 2020 yearly 2008 - 2020
Total Deposits (USD mn) 17,706.305 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Total Deposits Growth (%) 25.7 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 23,472.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1967 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 48.7 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1968 - Dec 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 8,292.948 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2011 - Dec 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 5.60 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2012 - Mar 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 9.93 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (%) -3.5 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2013 - Feb 2021
GH: Ease of Doing Business Rank: 1=Most Business-friendly Regulations (NA) 118.000 2019 yearly 2019 - 2019

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