Malawi Total Imports Growth

1995 - 2021 | Monthly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Malawi Total Imports Growth

  • Malawi Total Imports grew 14.1 % YoY in Mar 2021, compared with an increase of 8.1 % YoY in the previous month
  • Malawi Total Imports Growth data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1995 to Mar 2021, with an averaged rate of 23.9 %
  • The data reached an all-time high of 317.5 % in Mar 2001 and a record low of -64.3 % in Mar 2000

CEIC calculates Total Imports Growth from monthly Total Imports. The National Statistical Office of Malawi provides Total Imports, CIF, in local currency. Total Imports consist of goods imported directly for consumption and imported goods deposited in a government warehouse until duty is paid.


Further information about Malawi Total Imports Growth

  • In the latest reports, Malawi Total Imports recorded 248.2 USD mn in Mar 2021
  • Total Exports reached 127.3 USD mn in Jan 2021, which registered an increase of 27.3 % year on year
  • Malawi Trade Balance recorded a deficit of 169.6 USD mn in Mar 2021

View Malawi's Total Imports Growth from Jan 1995 to Mar 2021 in the chart:

Malawi Total Imports Growth

What was Malawi's Total Imports Growth in Mar 2021?

Malawi Total Imports grew 14.1 % YoY in Mar 2021, compared with an increase of 8.1 % YoY in the previous month See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
14.1 Mar 2021 -8.1 Feb 2021 -64.3 Mar 2000 317.5 Mar 2001 % monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2021

Total Imports Growth by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 44.4 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2021
Algeria (%) -20.6 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2020
Argentina (%) 37.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Nov 2021
Armenia (%) 43.8 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2021
Australia (%) 15.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 1972 - Mar 2021
Austria (%) 14.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1954 - Oct 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 4.9 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2021
Bahrain (%) 4.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2019 - Mar 2021
Bangladesh (%) 64.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jul 1987 - Oct 2021
Belarus (%) 27.2 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2021
Belgium (%) 38.9 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Oct 2021
Bolivia (%) 32.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 45.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2021
Botswana (%) 6.6 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Oct 2021
Brazil (%) 29.7 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Dec 2021
Brunei (%) -6.6 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Oct 2021
Bulgaria (%) 20.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2021
Cambodia (%) 56.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2014 - Jun 2021
Canada (%) 7.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Oct 2021
Chile (%) 48.6 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Dec 2021
China (%) 42.7 Apr 2021 monthly May 2009 - Apr 2021
Colombia (%) 56.8 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Oct 2021
Croatia (%) 23.9 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2021
Cyprus (%) -15.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2021
Czech Republic (%) 10.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2021
Denmark (%) 24.1 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2021
Ecuador (%) 47.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1958 - Oct 2021
Egypt (%) 24.9 Oct 2021 monthly Jul 1995 - Oct 2021
Estonia (%) 31.9 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Oct 2021
European Union (%) 32.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Oct 2021
Finland (%) 29.8 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2021
France (%) 26.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2021
Georgia (%) 39.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Nov 2021
Germany (%) 13.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1951 - Mar 2021
Ghana (%) -7.7 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Greece (%) 63.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Nov 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 20.0 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1953 - Nov 2021
Hungary (%) 12.1 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Oct 2021
Iceland (%) 45.5 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Dec 2021
India (%) 57.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1958 - Nov 2021
Indonesia (%) 47.9 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Dec 2021
Iran (%) -11.7 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Ireland (%) 27.9 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1971 - Sep 2021
Israel (%) 38.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Nov 2021
Italy (%) 19.4 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Oct 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 10.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Feb 2021
Japan (%) 42.8 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 1996 - Nov 2021
Jordan (%) 46.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1973 - Oct 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 0.4 Oct 2021 monthly Sep 1996 - Oct 2021
Kenya (%) 29.4 Oct 2021 monthly Aug 1999 - Oct 2021
South Korea (%) 37.4 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1967 - Dec 2021
Kosovo (%) 41.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Nov 2021
Kuwait (%) -5.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 55.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2021
Laos (%) 18.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2021
Latvia (%) 28.8 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Oct 2021
Lebanon (%) 67.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2021
Lithuania (%) 31.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2021
Luxembourg (%) 32.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Oct 2021
Macau SAR, China (%) 18.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2021
North Macedonia (%) 6.3 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Oct 2021
Malawi (%) 14.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2021
Malaysia (%) 27.9 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Oct 2021
Malta (%) 32.4 Oct 2021 monthly Oct 1995 - Oct 2021
Mauritius (%) 21.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Oct 2021
Mexico (%) 23.9 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2021
Moldova (%) 30.9 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Mongolia (%) 20.7 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Nov 2021
Montenegro (%) 31.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2021
Morocco (%) 39.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2021
Mozambique (%) -7.0 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2012 - Dec 2020
Myanmar (%) -15.7 Sep 2021 monthly Jul 2011 - Sep 2021
Nepal (%) 55.8 Nov 2021 monthly Aug 2004 - Nov 2021
Netherlands (%) 38.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2021
New Zealand (%) 36.8 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1961 - Nov 2021
Nigeria (%) 43.9 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2021
Norway (%) 11.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1977 - Nov 2021
Oman (%) 58.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Sep 2021
Pakistan (%) 70.2 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1988 - Dec 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 7.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Feb 2021
Panama (%) 51.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2021
Paraguay (%) 55.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Nov 2021
Peru (%) 31.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Oct 2021
Philippines (%) 25.1 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Oct 2021
Poland (%) 19.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2021
Portugal (%) 17.5 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Oct 2021
Qatar (%) 29.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Nov 2021
Romania (%) 11.8 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Oct 2021
Russia (%) 19.4 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Oct 2021
Saudi Arabia (%) -6.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Feb 2021
Serbia (%) 19.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Nov 2021
Singapore (%) 28.8 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Nov 2021
Slovakia (%) 14.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2021
Slovenia (%) 25.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2021
South Africa (%) 24.5 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 2005 - Nov 2021
Spain (%) 27.6 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Oct 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 24.3 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1983 - Oct 2021
Sudan (%) -50.7 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2021
Sweden (%) 20.7 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Nov 2021
Switzerland (%) 19.4 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Nov 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.2 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 2005 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -106.806 Dec 2020 monthly Oct 2005 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 1,321.054 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 17.3 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 2,620.0 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 66.0 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
Forecast: Government Expenditure (MWK bn) 3,578.810 2026 yearly 2002 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (MWK bn) 12,389.360 2026 yearly 2002 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (MWK bn) 2,516.800 2026 yearly 2002 - 2026
Central Government: Expenditure (MWK bn) 210.200 Oct 2021 monthly Oct 2005 - Oct 2021
Central Government: Net Financing (MWK bn) 88.100 Oct 2021 monthly Oct 2005 - Oct 2021
Central Government: Deficit or Surplus (MWK bn) -79.500 Oct 2021 monthly Oct 2005 - Oct 2021
Central Government: Revenue and Grants (MWK bn) 130.800 Oct 2021 monthly Oct 2005 - Oct 2021
Central Government: Revenue and Grants: Revenue (MWK bn) 121.600 Oct 2021 monthly Oct 2005 - Oct 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 11.886 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -169.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1964 - Mar 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 127.3 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jan 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 27.3 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 12.465 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 329.302 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 15.260 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 248.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 14.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 143,633.704 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 47,355.116 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 3.103 Oct 2020 monthly Dec 1984 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 2.009 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 1987 - Jan 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 0.924 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Feb 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 24.254 Feb 2021 monthly Feb 1999 - Feb 2021
Foreign Trade: Imports (MWK mn) 195,505.500 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2021
Foreign Trade: Exports (MWK mn) 61,892.900 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2021
Foreign Trade: Re-Exports (MWK mn) 221.900 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2021
Foreign Trade Balance (MWK mn) -133,613.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 18.7 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,412.4 2020 yearly 1977 - 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -12.0 2020 yearly 1977 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 45.2 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 383.486 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.4 2018 yearly 2003 - 2018
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 0.5 2015 yearly 2003 - 2015
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 455.995 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
External Debt (MWK mn) 2,021,553.2 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 39.4 2014 yearly 2006 - 2014
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 68.3 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.6 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -1.802 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -2,628.221 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
BoP: Current and Capital Account (MWK mn) -99,300.000 2012 yearly 2003 - 2012
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 6.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 0.3 2011 yearly 2006 - 2011
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 57.860 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2015 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 998.046 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Apr 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 2,210.382 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Sep 2021
M2 Growth (%) 18.7 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1976 - Dec 2020
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 3.8 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2019 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 391.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1965 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 7.548 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 3.9 May 2020 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 22.783 Nov 2015 monthly Jan 1972 - Nov 2015
Total Deposits (USD mn) 84.411 Sep 2021 monthly Feb 2005 - Sep 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 120.4 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 2006 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 2,693.1 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Sep 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 40.2 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Oct 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 17.7 Dec 2011 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2011
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 10.47 2016 yearly 1965 - 2016
Monetary Aggregates: M2 (MWK bn) 1,882.500 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Oct 2021
Monetary Aggregates: M1 (MWK bn) 796.100 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Apr 2021
Monetary Aggregates: Quasi Money (MWK bn) 848.900 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Apr 2021
Monetary Survey: Official Foreign Reserves (MWK mn) 436,001.800 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Sep 2021
Monetary Survey: Net Domestic Assets: Domestic Credit (MWK bn) 2,441.200 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Oct 2021
Bank Deposits (MWK bn) 57.900 Oct 2021 monthly Feb 2005 - Oct 2021

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