Sri Lanka Total Imports from China

2016 - 2022 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Sri Lanka Total Imports from China

  • Sri Lanka Total Imports from China recorded 259.936 USD mn in Aug 2022, compared with 250.609 USD mn in the previous month
  • Sri Lanka Total Imports from China data is updated monthly, available from Jan 2016 to Aug 2022, with an averaged value of 348.697 USD mn
  • The data reached an all-time high of 660.378 USD mn in Dec 2021 and a record low of 157.664 USD mn in May 2020

The International Monetary Fund provides monthly Total Imports from China, CIF, in USD.

View Sri Lanka's Total Imports from China from Jan 2016 to Aug 2022 in the chart:

Sri Lanka Total Imports from China

What was Sri Lanka's Total Imports from China in Aug 2022?

Sri Lanka Total Imports from China recorded 259.936 USD mn in Aug 2022, compared with 250.609 USD mn in the previous month See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
259.936 Aug 2022 250.609 Jul 2022 157.664 May 2020 660.378 Dec 2021 USD mn monthly Jan 2016 - Aug 2022

Total Imports from China by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 60.783 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Oct 2022
Algeria (USD mn) 7,655.290 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Argentina (USD mn) 1,499.584 Oct 2022 monthly Apr 1983 - Oct 2022
Armenia (USD mn) 101.545 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 1998 - Jun 2022
Australia (USD mn) 6,999.880 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Sep 2022
Austria (USD mn) 1,634.852 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2022
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 172.075 Aug 2022 monthly Mar 1997 - Aug 2022
Bahrain (USD mn) 145.918 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1989 - Aug 2022
Bangladesh (USD mn) 1,798.662 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Aug 2022
Belarus (USD mn) 389.485 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Jun 2022
Belgium (USD mn) 1,537.644 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Aug 2022
Bolivia (USD mn) 211.756 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2022
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 107.222 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Oct 2022
Botswana (USD mn) 23.692 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Sep 2022
Brazil (USD mn) 5,001.264 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1989 - Nov 2022
Brunei (USD mn) 87.769 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Aug 2022
Bulgaria (USD mn) 549.498 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2022
Cambodia (USD mn) 977.389 Aug 2022 monthly Feb 1992 - Aug 2022
Canada (USD mn) 4,378.333 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Oct 2022
Chile (USD mn) 1,597.787 Nov 2022 monthly Sep 1980 - Nov 2022
Colombia (USD mn) 1,681.020 Sep 2022 monthly Jun 1988 - Sep 2022
Croatia (USD mn) 134.286 Aug 2022 monthly Jun 1994 - Aug 2022
Cyprus (USD mn) 77.395 Aug 2022 monthly Sep 1974 - Aug 2022
Czech Republic (USD mn) 4,438.065 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2022
Denmark (USD mn) 938.273 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2022
Ecuador (USD mn) 667.532 Sep 2022 monthly May 1992 - Sep 2022
Egypt (USD mn) 1,010.137 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 2015 - Sep 2022
Estonia (USD mn) 91.327 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2022
European Union (USD mn) 56,464.886 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2022
Finland (USD mn) 827.843 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2022
France (USD mn) 7,070.856 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Sep 2022
Georgia (USD mn) 91.252 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2022
Germany (USD mn) 16,636.271 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Sep 2022
Ghana (USD mn) 183.167 Aug 2022 monthly Jun 1986 - Aug 2022
Greece (USD mn) 759.426 Aug 2022 monthly Mar 1974 - Aug 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 21,782.525 Oct 2022 monthly Apr 1964 - Oct 2022
Hungary (USD mn) 1,037.415 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - Sep 2022
Iceland (USD mn) 89.632 Oct 2022 monthly Feb 1973 - Oct 2022
India (USD mn) 7,852.440 Oct 2022 monthly Apr 1978 - Oct 2022
Indonesia (USD mn) 5,230.804 Oct 2022 monthly Mar 1988 - Oct 2022
Iran (USD mn) 700.492 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Aug 2022
Ireland (USD mn) 1,337.323 Aug 2022 monthly Oct 1967 - Aug 2022
Israel (USD mn) 992.600 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Oct 2022
Italy (USD mn) 5,717.818 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Sep 2022
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 150.545 Aug 2022 monthly Apr 1985 - Aug 2022
Japan (USD mn) 16,265.171 Oct 2022 monthly Feb 1960 - Oct 2022
Jordan (USD mn) 377.975 Sep 2022 monthly Apr 1964 - Sep 2022
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 1,104.803 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Sep 2022
Kenya (USD mn) 380.887 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jun 2022
South Korea (USD mn) 12,142.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Nov 2022
Kosovo (USD mn) 48.175 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2022
Kuwait (USD mn) 505.174 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2017 - Mar 2021
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 113.146 Aug 2021 monthly Sep 1994 - Aug 2021
Laos (USD mn) 246.424 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1996 - Aug 2022
Latvia (USD mn) 86.294 Sep 2022 monthly Jun 1993 - Sep 2022
Lebanon (USD mn) 275.362 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Jul 2022
Lithuania (USD mn) 201.172 Aug 2022 monthly Apr 1994 - Aug 2022
Luxembourg (USD mn) 273.557 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) 496.662 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Oct 2022
North Macedonia (USD mn) 93.862 Sep 2022 monthly Aug 1996 - Sep 2022
Malawi (USD mn) 46.348 Aug 2022 monthly Feb 1999 - Aug 2022
Malaysia (USD mn) 4,925.265 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - Oct 2022
Malta (USD mn) 30.914 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - Sep 2022
Mauritius (USD mn) 105.488 Aug 2022 monthly Nov 1979 - Aug 2022
Mexico (USD mn) 10,749.499 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2022
Moldova (USD mn) 90.471 Sep 2022 monthly Oct 1998 - Sep 2022
Mongolia (USD mn) 270.578 Oct 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - Oct 2022
Montenegro (USD mn) 31.069 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2022
Morocco (USD mn) 716.069 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1981 - Jun 2022
Mozambique (USD mn) 694.574 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Myanmar (USD mn) 458.720 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jun 2022
Nepal (USD mn) 145.199 Oct 2022 monthly Apr 2013 - Oct 2022
Netherlands (USD mn) 6,165.097 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2022
New Zealand (USD mn) 994.078 Oct 2022 monthly Jul 1982 - Oct 2022
Nigeria (USD mn) 1,121.751 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Sep 2022
Norway (USD mn) 1,068.272 Oct 2022 monthly Apr 1963 - Oct 2022
Oman (USD mn) 336.021 Aug 2022 monthly Jun 1984 - Aug 2022
Pakistan (USD mn) 906.235 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2022
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) 46.131 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2020
Panama (USD mn) 205.302 Aug 2022 monthly Mar 1989 - Aug 2022
Paraguay (USD mn) 1,115.782 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Peru (USD mn) 1,174.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2022
Philippines (USD mn) 2,390.478 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1986 - Sep 2022
Poland (USD mn) 5,300.000 Sep 2022 monthly Mar 2004 - Sep 2022
Portugal (USD mn) 576.254 Sep 2022 monthly Feb 1974 - Sep 2022
Qatar (USD mn) 449.176 Sep 2022 monthly May 1996 - Sep 2022
Romania (USD mn) 774.362 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Aug 2022
Russia (USD mn) 7,204.900 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Jan 2022
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 3,161.729 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Sep 2022
Serbia (USD mn) 415.000 Oct 2022 monthly Jun 2003 - Oct 2022
Singapore (USD mn) 5,197.640 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1975 - Oct 2022
Slovakia (USD mn) 655.629 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Aug 2022
Slovenia (USD mn) 422.597 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Aug 2022
South Africa (USD mn) 1,983.818 Sep 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Sep 2022
Spain (USD mn) 4,960.656 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1970 - Aug 2022
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 259.936 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2016 - Aug 2022
Sudan (USD mn) 227.190 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2022
Sweden (USD mn) 1,168.873 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Sep 2022
Switzerland (USD mn) 1,929.066 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Oct 2022
Syria (USD mn) 43.473 Aug 2022 monthly Jul 1990 - Aug 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -11.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2014 - Jun 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 6,562.001 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 8.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 68,158.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 122.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (LKR bn) 4,427.653 2022 yearly 1990 - 2022
Forecast: Government Net Debt (LKR bn) 31,121.366 2022 yearly 1990 - 2022
Forecast: Government Revenue (LKR bn) 2,093.930 2022 yearly 1990 - 2022
Government Debt: Foreign (LKR mn) 11,525,857.912 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2022
Government Debt: Domestic (LKR mn) 12,738,541.482 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2022
Government Expenditure & Lending Minus Repayments (LR) (LKR mn) 890,912.422 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2022
Government Revenue & Grants​: Revenue (LKR mn) 471,668.187 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2022
Government Expenditure & LR: Capital & Net Lending (LKR mn) 140,260.853 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2022
Overall Fiscal Surplus/Deficit (LKR mn) -418,390.919 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2022
Government Expenditure & LR: Recurrent (LKR mn) 750,651.569 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.839 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -285.1 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1982 - Oct 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 1,078.9 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1982 - Sep 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) -11.9 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1983 - Oct 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 8,907.620 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 7,800.861 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 3,021.131 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,335.7 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1982 - Oct 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) -21.2 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1983 - Oct 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 440,256.326 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 445,689.567 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 351.194 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1978 - Aug 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 29.663 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1978 - Aug 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 31.853 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2016 - Aug 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 259.936 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2016 - Aug 2022
Exports: Italy (USD mn) 455.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Exports: United Kingdom (USD mn) 908.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Exports: Germany (USD mn) 570.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Exports: India (USD mn) 606.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Exports: United States of America (USD mn) 2,500.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Imports: Intermediate Goods (LKR mn) 330,996.872 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2022
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Fuel (LKR mn) 136,412.975 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2022
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Textiles & Textile Articles (LKR mn) 83,887.336 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2022
Imports: Investment Goods (LKR mn) 61,440.452 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2022
Imports: Consumer Goods (LKR mn) 72,868.880 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2022
Imports: China (USD mn) 3,579.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Imports: United Arab Emirates (USD mn) 1,035.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Imports: India (USD mn) 3,079.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Imports: Japan (USD mn) 528.000 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Import Volume Index (IVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100) 116.925 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Aug 2022
Export Volume Index (EVoI): 2010=100 (2010=100) 146.990 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Sep 2022
Terms of Trade Index: 2010=100 (2010=100) 91.291 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Sep 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 3.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -472.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Jun 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 219.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Jun 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 191.074 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 0.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 190.962 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 50,592.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2012 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 57.7 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 8,606.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2012 - Jun 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 9.6 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -2.501 2022 yearly 1980 - 2022
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -48,902.988 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2013 - Jun 2022
BoP: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn) 84.900 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Assets: Financial Derivatives (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2018
BoP: FA: Liabilities: Financial Derivatives (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2018
BoP: FA: Assets: Errors & Ommissions (USD mn) 192.632 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2018
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 57,194.991 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2013 - Jun 2022
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 8,292.003 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2013 - Jun 2022
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (USD mn) -48,902.988 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2013 - Jun 2022
No of Registered Enterprises (Unit) 5,760.000 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.5 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 10.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 4,012.948 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Oct 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 28,480.441 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Oct 2022
M2 Growth (%) 8.4 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.0 Nov 2022 monthly Mar 1997 - Nov 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 1,609.8 Oct 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Oct 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 1.2 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1982 - Oct 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 24.743 Oct 2022 monthly Dec 1977 - Oct 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 59,325.939 Jan 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - Jan 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 11.2 Jan 2022 monthly Dec 2003 - Jan 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 45,092.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 20.5 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 8,691.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2010 - Dec 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 23,608.492 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1983 - Aug 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 12.74 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1984 - Jul 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 38.03 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2021
ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves in Convertible FC (FCR) (USD mn) 1,609.806 Oct 2022 monthly Nov 2013 - Oct 2022
Official Reserve Assets (ORA) (USD mn) 1,778.570 Sep 2022 monthly Nov 2013 - Sep 2022
Commercial Banks: Loans: Personal Loans & Advances (LA) (LKR mn) 1,762,155.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2010 - Dec 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -44.0 Oct 2022 monthly May 2016 - Oct 2022
Business Sentiment Index: Business Condition: Current Quarter (Index) 35.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 2014 - Sep 2022
Purchasing Managers Index: Manufacturing (Index) 38.400 Oct 2022 monthly May 2015 - Oct 2022

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