This page displays a table with Belgium Imports By Category in U.S. dollars, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade.



Belgium Imports By Category Value Year
Pharmaceutical products $36.94B 2020
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $36.51B 2020
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $24.91B 2020
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $23.65B 2020
Electrical, electronic equipment $19.94B 2020
Organic chemicals $17.88B 2020
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $14.11B 2020
Plastics $10.80B 2020
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $8.74B 2020
Iron and steel $7.08B 2020
Miscellaneous chemical products $4.91B 2020
Articles of iron or steel $4.27B 2020
Copper $3.88B 2020
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $3.75B 2020
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $3.25B 2020
Rubbers $3.23B 2020
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $2.97B 2020
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $2.85B 2020
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $2.70B 2020
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $2.60B 2020
Aluminum $2.26B 2020
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $2.26B 2020
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $2.20B 2020
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $2.15B 2020
Cereals $2.08B 2020
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $2.07B 2020
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $2.07B 2020
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $2.06B 2020
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $2.04B 2020
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $1.87B 2020
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $1.78B 2020
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $1.72B 2020
Glass and glassware $1.72B 2020
Meat and edible meat offal $1.68B 2020
Ores slag and ash $1.60B 2020
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $1.60B 2020
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $1.53B 2020
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $1.53B 2020
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $1.37B 2020
Aircraft, spacecraft $1.37B 2020
Miscellaneous edible preparations $1.27B 2020
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $1.25B 2020
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $1.07B 2020
Toys, games, sports requisites $1.06B 2020
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $1.06B 2020
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $931.89M 2020
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $892.39M 2020
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $891.02M 2020
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $872.29M 2020
Fertilizers $833.70M 2020
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $744.54M 2020
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $695.19M 2020
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $688.42M 2020
Sugars and sugar confectionery $662.28M 2020
Ceramic products $616.07M 2020
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $532.20M 2020
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $529.53M 2020
Live animals $520.92M 2020
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $513.79M 2020
Commodities not specified according to kind $501.88M 2020
Manmade filaments $466.08M 2020
Zinc $451.83M 2020
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $397.22M 2020
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $395.77M 2020
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $356.14M 2020
Manmade staple fibers $336.41M 2020
Nickel $271.54M 2020
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $270.55M 2020
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $268.41M 2020
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $266.59M 2020
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $262.75M 2020
Photographic or cinematographic goods $233.27M 2020
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $232.07M 2020
Clocks and watches $179.92M 2020
Products of animal origin $173.55M 2020
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $169.41M 2020
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $168.16M 2020
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $139.75M 2020
Cotton $137.51M 2020
Lead $107.14M 2020
Tin $102.52M 2020
Lac, gums, resins $101.40M 2020
Knitted or crocheted fabric $98.10M 2020
Headgear and $73.76M 2020
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $65.47M 2020
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $60.15M 2020
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $49.86M 2020
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $43.48M 2020
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $42.99M 2020
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $34.06M 2020
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $28.48M 2020
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $28.39M 2020
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $27.07M 2020
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $24.24M 2020
Cork and articles of cork $15.46M 2020
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $9.29M 2020
Silk $4.60M 2020




Belgium Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 1197.00 3790.00 4450.80 -1026.60 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 5226.00 3234.00 7343.00 -6687.00 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -0.20 0.30 5.50 -4.00 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 40501.80 39670.00 40501.80 6975.70 EUR Million [+]
Exports 41698.80 43460.00 43460.00 7331.30 EUR Million [+]
Terms of Trade 91.04 91.78 108.24 90.33 points [+]
Capital Flows 4928.00 4199.00 8066.00 -7418.00 EUR Million [+]
Remittances 2767.00 2615.00 3000.00 935.00 EUR Million [+]
Gold Reserves 227.40 227.40 258.09 227.40 Tonnes [+]
Weapons Sales 53.00 53.00 243.00 0.00 SIPRI TIV Million [+]
Terrorism Index 3.04 3.64 4.66 0.41 [+]
Tourist Arrivals 891838.00 751890.00 1916367.00 15481.00 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment -5627.00 9075.00 43157.00 -30617.00 EUR Million [+]
External Debt 1255501.00 1213404.00 1264535.00 923263.00 EUR Million [+]