Imports to Mexico Imports dropped 0.8 percent year-on-year to USD 35693 million in December of 2018, mainly due to sales of consumption (-9.7 percent), and capital (-4 percent) goods. On the other hand, sales of intermediate goods went up 1.4 percent. Imports in Mexico averaged 14316.76 USD Million from 1980 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 44288.19 USD Million in October of 2018 and a record low of 647.02 USD Million in January of 1983.

Imports in Mexico is expected to be 38500.00 USD Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Imports in Mexico to stand at 38500.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Mexico Imports is projected to trend around 39000.00 USD Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Mexico Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 1836.32 -2381.84 1836.32 -4419.83 USD Million [+]
Current Account -5081.50 -3074.50 2173.70 -10376.90 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -1.60 -2.10 3.40 -6.10 percent [+]
Imports 35692.97 40926.11 44288.19 647.02 USD Million [+]
Exports 37529.28 38544.27 41352.22 1225.59 USD Million [+]
External Debt 451594.30 445610.20 453548.00 0.70 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 46.07 47.34 106.34 43.37 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 4135.00 8729.60 21154.60 -63.90 USD Million [+]
Remittances 8776.40 8432.03 9057.60 158.70 USD Million [+]
Tourism Revenues 2458027.55 1794008.16 2458027.55 158919.00 USD Thousand [+]
Tourist Arrivals 2683.20 1932.22 2683.20 56.59 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 120.00 120.00 125.35 2.55 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 1787.00 1849.00 3547.00 1761.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 3.53 3.29 4.51 1.35 [+]
Capital Flows -17.50 -10.90 12079.70 -3457.70 USD Million [+]

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Mexico Imports

Mexico mainly imports manufactured products (87 percent of total purchases), namely metallic products, machinery and equipment (53 percent), of which automotive (13 percent); electrical and electronic appliances (20 percent); and special equipment for miscellaneous industries (15 percent). Oil products represent 10 percent of total imports, especially oil derivatives and petrochemicals. Agricultural goods account for 3 percent. Main import partners are: the United States (46 percent of total purchases), China (18 percent), Japan, Germany and South Korea (4 percent each). Main imports from the United States are: other parts and accessories of vehicles (8 percent of total imports); electric apparatus (7 percent); petroleum products (6 percent) and computer accessories (6 percent). This page provides the latest reported value for - Mexico Imports - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Mexico Imports - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
35692.97 40926.11 44288.19 647.02 1980 - 2018 USD Million Monthly




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