Laos Total Imports Growth

2005 - 2021 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Laos Total Imports Growth

  • Laos Total Imports grew 30.5 % YoY in Jun 2021, compared with an increase of 22.3 % YoY in the previous quarter
  • Laos Total Imports Growth data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2005 to Jun 2021, with an averaged rate of 11.8 %
  • The data reached an all-time high of 133.1 % in Jun 2014 and a record low of -38.5 % in Jun 2013
CEIC calculates Total Imports Growth from quarterly Total Imports. The Bank of Lao PDR provides Total Imports, CIF, in USD based on BPM6. Total Imports Growth prior to Q1 2013 is based on BPM5.

Further information about Laos Total Imports Growth

  • In the latest reports, Laos Total Imports recorded 1.6 USD bn in Jun 2021
  • Total Exports reached 1.8 USD bn in Jun 2021, which registered an increase of 46.1 % year on year
  • Laos Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 250.6 USD mn in Dec 2020

View Laos's Total Imports Growth from Mar 2005 to Jun 2021 in the chart:

Laos Total Imports Growth

What was Laos's Total Imports Growth in Jun 2021?

Laos Total Imports grew 30.5 % YoY in Jun 2021, compared with an increase of 22.3 % YoY in the previous quarter See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
30.5 Jun 2021 22.3 Mar 2021 -38.5 Jun 2013 133.1 Jun 2014 % quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021

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 (%) -5.2 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -610.066 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 2,043.467 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 10.8 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
Forecast: Government Expenditure (LAK bn) 50,372.610 2022 yearly 2000 - 2022
Forecast: Government Net Debt (LAK bn) 152,655.509 2022 yearly 2001 - 2022
Forecast: Government Revenue (LAK bn) 40,599.931 2022 yearly 2000 - 2022
Govt Budget: Revenue: Tax: Income Tax (LAK bn) 1,619.010 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Govt Budget: TE: Current Expenditure (CE) (LAK bn) 18,430.240 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Govt Budget: TE: Capital Expenditure (LAK bn) 12,572.610 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Govt Budget: Total Expenditure (TE) (LAK bn) 31,002.850 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Govt Budget: Revenue: Tax: Excise Tax (LAK bn) 4,742.820 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Govt Budget: Revenue (LAK bn) 21,795.660 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Govt Budget: Revenue: Tax: VAT (LAK bn) 5,201.470 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 6.763 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 250.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1992 - Dec 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 1,781.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 46.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 596.302 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 213.818 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,556.575 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,609.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 30.5 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 24,088.110 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 9,102.428 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 8.642 Oct 2020 monthly Feb 2005 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 4.868 Jan 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Jan 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 213.835 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1996 - Feb 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 100.962 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1996 - Feb 2021
Imports: Crude Oil, Fuel, Lubricant and Others (USD mn) 159.320 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Exports: Wood Products, Pulp of Wood and Paper (USD mn) 84.790 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Imports: Machinery and Mechanical Equipment (USD mn) 219.140 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Exports: Plastic and Rubber Products (USD mn) 113.220 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Imports: Foods, Beverages, Pharmaceutical Products & Consumer Goods (USD mn) 212.610 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Exports: Agricultural Products (USD mn) 216.790 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Imports: Iron, Steel and Other Metal Products (USD mn) 124.620 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Exports: Mineral Products (USD mn) 383.070 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Imports: Electrical Machinery and Equipment (USD mn) 157.350 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Imports: Intra-ASEAN: Thailand (USD th) 2,494,689.000 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Exports: Intra-ASEAN: Thailand (USD th) 2,724,759.000 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Imports: Extra-ASEAN: China (USD th) 1,295,107.000 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Exports: Extra-ASEAN: China (USD th) 1,465,948.000 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Imports: Intra-ASEAN: Vietnam (USD th) 403,174.000 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Exports: Intra-ASEAN: Vietnam (USD th) 1,037,093.000 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Imports: Extra-ASEAN: EU 27 Countries (USD th) 88,011.000 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Exports: Extra-ASEAN: EU 27 Countries (USD th) 215,016.000 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Imports: Extra-ASEAN: Japan (USD th) 177,193.000 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Exports: Extra-ASEAN: India (USD th) 108,965.000 2020 yearly 2008 - 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -46.5 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -0.6 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 199.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Jun 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 5.1 2020 yearly 1988 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -150.337 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.0 2019 yearly 1984 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -0.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 9,935.6 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 52.6 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -1.740 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
BoP: FA: Porfolio Investment (USD mn) 361.05 Dec 2017 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2017
FDI: China (USD th) 1,072,237.229 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
FDI: Vietnam (USD th) 64,508.549 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
FDI: France (USD th) 440,000.000 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
FDI (USD th) 7,927,677.215 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
FDI: Korea (USD th) 0.000 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
FDI: Thailand (USD th) 722,969.507 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
FDI: Electricity, Gas and Air-Conditioning Supply (USD mn) 711.800 2017 yearly 2015 - 2017
FDI: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (USD mn) 381.683 2017 yearly 2015 - 2017
FDI: Mining and Quarrying (USD mn) 126.792 2017 yearly 2015 - 2017
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (USD mn) 9,819.134 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2017 - Sep 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 1,555.859 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 12,472.123 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2021
M2 Growth (%) 16.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Jun 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 3.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Oct 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 1,229.0 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 1988 - Aug 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 3.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 31.692 May 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - May 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 12,028.146 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Total Deposits Growth (%) 18.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 9,866.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1991 - Jun 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 4.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1992 - Jun 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 8,430.795 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 4.77 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 41.79 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
Monetary Survey: Broad Money (M2) (LAK bn) 118,048.647 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1991 - Jun 2021
Monetary Survey: Narrow Money (M1) (LAK bn) 14,726.207 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1991 - Jun 2021
Reserve Requirement Rate: LAK (%) 4.000 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
Commercial Banks (CB): Loans: Total (LAK bn) 78,272.811 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Jun 2021

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