Imports to the Euro Area increased 4.2 percent year-on-year to EUR 180.3 billion in May 2019 from EUR 173.0 billion. Imports in the Euro Area averaged 122909.91 EUR Million from 1999 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 195035.10 EUR Million in October of 2018 and a record low of 55698.40 EUR Million in January of 1999.

Imports in Euro Area is expected to be 169000.00 EUR Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Imports in Euro Area to stand at 176000.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Euro Area Imports is projected to trend around 177000.00 EUR Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Euro Area Imports
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Euro Area Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 23033.60 15915.60 30369.30 -16510.20 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 13.32 20.66 47.72 -28.62 EUR Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP 3.00 3.20 3.20 -1.50 percent [+]
Imports 180337.60 177268.20 195035.10 55698.40 EUR Million [+]
Exports 203371.20 193183.80 209250.90 53045.90 EUR Million [+]
External Debt 14431879.12 14185222.30 14450131.93 5501622.00 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows 53.96 -31.16 106.32 -70.94 EUR Billion [+]
Gold Reserves 504.80 504.80 766.88 501.45 Tonnes [+]

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Euro Area Imports

Euro Area main imports are energy, manufactured goods and machinery. Main imports partners are China (12 percent of total imports) and United Kingdom (10 percent). Others include: United States, Russia, Switzerland and Japan. The biggest importers within the Euro Area are Germany, Italy, France and Netherlands. This page provides the latest reported value for - Euro Area Imports - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Euro Area Imports - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
180337.60 177268.20 195035.10 55698.40 1999 - 2019 EUR Million Monthly