South Africa Imports

South Africa ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Computer, Communication & Other Services

1960 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Computer, Communication & Other Services data was reported at 35.033 % in 2017. This records a decrease from the previous number of 37.346 % for 2016. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Computer, Communication & Other Services data is updated yearly, averaging 20.823 % from Dec 1960 to 2017, with 58 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 37.346 % in 2016 and a record low of 10.857 % in 1960. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Computer, Communication & Other Services data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s South Africa – Table ZA.World Bank.WDI: Imports. Computer, communications and other services (% of commercial service imports) include such activities as international telecommunications, and postal and courier services; computer data; news-related service transactions between residents and nonresidents; construction services; royalties and license fees; miscellaneous business, professional, and technical services; and personal, cultural, and recreational services.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; Weighted average;

Last

35.03

2017
Previous

37.35

2016
Min

10.86

1960
Max

37.35

2016
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1960 - 2017

Updated on 29 Jun 2018
Last Frequency Range

35.03

% 2017

yearly

1960 - 2017

View South Africa's ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Computer, Communication & Other Services from 1960 to 2017 in the chart:

South Africa ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Insurance & Financial

1960 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Insurance & Financial data was reported at 3.985 % in 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of 3.973 % for 2016. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Insurance & Financial data is updated yearly, averaging 10.909 % from Dec 1960 to 2017, with 58 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 16.578 % in 1962 and a record low of 3.433 % in 2010. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Insurance & Financial data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s South Africa – Table ZA.World Bank.WDI: Imports. Insurance and financial services cover freight insurance on goods imported and other direct insurance such as life insurance; financial intermediation services such as commissions, foreign exchange transactions, and brokerage services; and auxiliary services such as financial market operational and regulatory services.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; Weighted average;

Last

3.99

2017
Previous

3.97

2016
Min

3.43

2010
Max

16.58

1962
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1960 - 2017

Updated on 29 Jun 2018
Last Frequency Range

3.99

% 2017

yearly

1960 - 2017

View South Africa's ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Insurance & Financial from 1960 to 2017 in the chart:

South Africa ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Transport

1960 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Transport data was reported at 40.328 % in 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of 39.012 % for 2016. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Transport data is updated yearly, averaging 42.748 % from Dec 1960 to 2017, with 58 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 49.143 % in 1960 and a record low of 31.918 % in 1978. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Transport data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s South Africa – Table ZA.World Bank.WDI: Imports. Transport services (% of commercial service imports) covers all transport services (sea, air, land, internal waterway, space, and pipeline) performed by residents of one economy for those of another and involving the carriage of passengers, movement of goods (freight), rental of carriers with crew, and related support and auxiliary services. Excluded are freight insurance, which is included in insurance services; goods procured in ports by nonresident carriers and repairs of transport equipment, which are included in goods; repairs of railway facilities, harbors, and airfield facilities, which are included in construction services; and rental of carriers without crew, which is included in other services.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; Weighted average;

Last

40.33

2017
Previous

39.01

2016
Min

31.92

1978
Max

49.14

1960
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1960 - 2017

Updated on 29 Jun 2018
Last Frequency Range

40.33

% 2017

yearly

1960 - 2017

View South Africa's ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Transport from 1960 to 2017 in the chart:

South Africa ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Travel

1960 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Travel data was reported at 20.654 % in 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of 19.668 % for 2016. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Travel data is updated yearly, averaging 25.127 % from Dec 1960 to 2017, with 58 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 41.178 % in 1993 and a record low of 18.495 % in 1965. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Travel data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s South Africa – Table ZA.World Bank.WDI: Imports. Travel services (% of commercial service imports) covers goods and services acquired from an economy by travelers in that economy for their own use during visits of less than one year for business or personal purposes. Travel services include the goods and services consumed by travelers, such as lodging, meals, and transport (within the economy visited).; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; Weighted average;

Last

20.65

2017
Previous

19.67

2016
Min

18.50

1965
Max

41.18

1993
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1960 - 2017

Updated on 29 Jun 2018
Last Frequency Range

20.65

% 2017

yearly

1960 - 2017

View South Africa's ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Travel from 1960 to 2017 in the chart:

South Africa ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Agricultural Raw Materials

1974 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Agricultural Raw Materials data was reported at 0.992 % in 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of 0.990 % for 2016. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Agricultural Raw Materials data is updated yearly, averaging 1.516 % from Dec 1974 to 2017, with 38 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 4.361 % in 1974 and a record low of 0.855 % in 2013. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Agricultural Raw Materials data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s South Africa – Table ZA.World Bank.WDI: Imports. Agricultural raw materials comprise SITC section 2 (crude materials except fuels) excluding divisions 22, 27 (crude fertilizers and minerals excluding coal, petroleum, and precious stones), and 28 (metalliferous ores and scrap).; ; World Bank staff estimates through the WITS platform from the Comtrade database maintained by the United Nations Statistics Division.; Weighted average; Merchandise import shares may not sum to 100 percent because of unclassified trade.

Last

0.99

2017
Previous

0.99

2016
Min

0.86

2013
Max

4.36

1974
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1974 - 2017

Updated on 29 Jun 2018
Last Frequency Range

0.99

% 2017

yearly

1974 - 2017

View South Africa's ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Agricultural Raw Materials from 1974 to 2017 in the chart:

South Africa ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Food

1974 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Food data was reported at 7.901 % in 2017. This records a decrease from the previous number of 8.352 % for 2016. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Food data is updated yearly, averaging 5.481 % from Dec 1974 to 2017, with 38 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 8.395 % in 1992 and a record low of 2.915 % in 1980. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Food data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s South Africa – Table ZA.World Bank.WDI: Imports. Food comprises the commodities in SITC sections 0 (food and live animals), 1 (beverages and tobacco), and 4 (animal and vegetable oils and fats) and SITC division 22 (oil seeds, oil nuts, and oil kernels).; ; World Bank staff estimates through the WITS platform from the Comtrade database maintained by the United Nations Statistics Division.; Weighted average; Merchandise import shares may not sum to 100 percent because of unclassified trade.

Last

7.90

2017
Previous

8.35

2016
Min

2.92

1980
Max

8.39

1992
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1974 - 2017

Updated on 29 Jun 2018
Last Frequency Range

7.90

% 2017

yearly

1974 - 2017

View South Africa's ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Food from 1974 to 2017 in the chart:

South Africa ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Fuel

1974 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Fuel data was reported at 14.824 % in 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of 13.557 % for 2016. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Fuel data is updated yearly, averaging 10.827 % from Dec 1974 to 2017, with 38 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 23.382 % in 2014 and a record low of 0.239 % in 1975. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Fuel data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s South Africa – Table ZA.World Bank.WDI: Imports. Fuels comprise the commodities in SITC section 3 (mineral fuels, lubricants and related materials).; ; World Bank staff estimates through the WITS platform from the Comtrade database maintained by the United Nations Statistics Division.; Weighted average; Merchandise import shares may not sum to 100 percent because of unclassified trade.

Last

14.82

2017
Previous

13.56

2016
Min

0.24

1975
Max

23.38

2014
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1974 - 2017

Updated on 29 Jun 2018
Last Frequency Range

14.82

% 2017

yearly

1974 - 2017

View South Africa's ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Fuel from 1974 to 2017 in the chart:

South Africa ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Manufactures

1974 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Manufactures data was reported at 65.800 % in 2017. This records a decrease from the previous number of 66.625 % for 2016. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Manufactures data is updated yearly, averaging 69.620 % from Dec 1974 to 2017, with 38 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 88.530 % in 1978 and a record low of 61.082 % in 2014. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Manufactures data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s South Africa – Table ZA.World Bank.WDI: Imports. Manufactures comprise the commodities in SITC sections 5 (chemicals), 6 (basic manufactures), 7 (machinery and transport equipment), and 8 (miscellaneous manufactured goods), excluding division 68 (nonferrous metals).; ; World Bank staff estimates through the WITS platform from the Comtrade database maintained by the United Nations Statistics Division.; Weighted average; Merchandise import shares may not sum to 100 percent because of unclassified trade.

Last

65.80

2017
Previous

66.62

2016
Min

61.08

2014
Max

88.53

1978
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1974 - 2017

Updated on 29 Jun 2018
Last Frequency Range

65.80

% 2017

yearly

1974 - 2017

View South Africa's ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Manufactures from 1974 to 2017 in the chart:

South Africa ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Ores & Metals

1974 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Ores & Metals data was reported at 2.127 % in 2017. This records a decrease from the previous number of 2.247 % for 2016. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Ores & Metals data is updated yearly, averaging 1.870 % from Dec 1974 to 2017, with 38 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 3.104 % in 1974 and a record low of 1.222 % in 2001. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Ores & Metals data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s South Africa – Table ZA.World Bank.WDI: Imports. Ores and metals comprise commodities in SITC sections 27 (crude fertilizer, minerals nes); 28 (metalliferous ores, scrap); and 68 (non-ferrous metals).; ; World Bank staff estimates through the WITS platform from the Comtrade database maintained by the United Nations Statistics Division.; Weighted average; Merchandise import shares may not sum to 100 percent because of unclassified trade.

Last

2.13

2017
Previous

2.25

2016
Min

1.22

2001
Max

3.10

1974
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1974 - 2017

Updated on 29 Jun 2018
Last Frequency Range

2.13

% 2017

yearly

1974 - 2017

View South Africa's ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Ores & Metals from 1974 to 2017 in the chart:

South Africa ZA: Imports: % of Total Goods Imports: Residual

1998 - 2016 | Yearly | % | World Bank

South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Total Goods Imports: Residual data was reported at 0.870 % in 2016. This records an increase from the previous number of 0.589 % for 2015. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Total Goods Imports: Residual data is updated yearly, averaging 0.454 % from Dec 1998 to 2016, with 19 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 1.117 % in 1998 and a record low of 0.003 % in 2009. South Africa’s ZA: Imports: % of Total Goods Imports: Residual data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s South Africa – Table ZA.World Bank.WDI: Imports. Merchandise imports by the reporting economy residuals are the total merchandise imports by the reporting economy from the rest of the world as reported in the IMF's Direction of trade database, less the sum of imports by the reporting economy from high-, low-, and middle-income economies according to the World Bank classification of economies. Includes trade with unspecified partners or with economies not covered by World Bank classification. Data are as a percentage of total merchandise imports by the economy.; ; World Bank staff estimates based data from International Monetary Fund's Direction of Trade database.; Weighted average;

Last

0.87

2016
Previous

0.59

2015
Min

0.00

2009
Max

1.12

1998
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1998 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Frequency Range

0.87

% 2016

yearly

1998 - 2016

View South Africa's ZA: Imports: % of Total Goods Imports: Residual from 1998 to 2016 in the chart:

ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Computer, Communication & Other Services
ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Insurance & Financial
ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Transport
ZA: Imports: % of Commercial Service Imports: Services: Travel
ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Agricultural Raw Materials
ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Food
ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Fuel
ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Manufactures
ZA: Imports: % of Goods Imports: Ores & Metals
ZA: Imports: % of Total Goods Imports: Residual
ZA: Imports: % of Total Goods Imports: The Arab World
ZA: Imports: Commercial Service
ZA: Imports: Goods
ZA: Imports: Goods: by Reporting Economy
ZA: Imports: High-Income Economies: % of Total Goods Imports
ZA: Imports: Low- and Middle-Income Economies: % of Total Goods Imports: East Asia & Pacific
ZA: Imports: Low- and Middle-Income Economies: % of Total Goods Imports: Europe & Central Asia
ZA: Imports: Low- and Middle-Income Economies: % of Total Goods Imports: Latin America & The Caribbean
ZA: Imports: Low- and Middle-Income Economies: % of Total Goods Imports: Middle East & North Africa
ZA: Imports: Low- and Middle-Income Economies: % of Total Goods Imports: Outside Region
ZA: Imports: Low- and Middle-Income Economies: % of Total Goods Imports: South Asia
ZA: Imports: Low- and Middle-Income Economies: % of Total Goods Imports: Sub-Saharan Africa
ZA: Imports: Low- and Middle-Income Economies: % of Total Goods Imports: Within Region
Unlimited access tailored to your data needs
Flexible monthly access to CEIC data