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



Singapore Imports By Category Value Year
Electrical, electronic equipment $108.69B 2020
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $52.87B 2020
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $49.09B 2020
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $22.59B 2020
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $12.79B 2020
Plastics $7.18B 2020
Organic chemicals $7.11B 2020
Aircraft, spacecraft $6.50B 2020
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $4.24B 2020
Miscellaneous chemical products $4.24B 2020
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $3.82B 2020
Pharmaceutical products $3.60B 2020
Articles of iron or steel $3.23B 2020
Commodities not specified according to kind $2.89B 2020
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $2.47B 2020
Iron and steel $1.80B 2020
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $1.68B 2020
Clocks and watches $1.63B 2020
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $1.57B 2020
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $1.49B 2020
Aluminum $1.39B 2020
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $1.18B 2020
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $1.16B 2020
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $1.16B 2020
Glass and glassware $1.14B 2020
Rubbers $1.10B 2020
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $1.06B 2020
Miscellaneous edible preparations $1.05B 2020
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $1.01B 2020
Meat and edible meat offal $955.63M 2020
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $926.18M 2020
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $885.00M 2020
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $785.82M 2020
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $705.24M 2020
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $701.14M 2020
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $697.40M 2020
Copper $661.13M 2020
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $657.91M 2020
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $625.33M 2020
Nickel $615.93M 2020
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $601.20M 2020
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $593.80M 2020
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $577.62M 2020
Toys, games, sports requisites $559.54M 2020
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $522.94M 2020
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $477.30M 2020
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $461.26M 2020
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $425.40M 2020
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $377.53M 2020
Cereals $374.52M 2020
Photographic or cinematographic goods $359.83M 2020
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $350.00M 2020
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $330.83M 2020
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $316.99M 2020
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $298.33M 2020
Zinc $293.36M 2020
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $287.54M 2020
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $286.19M 2020
Sugars and sugar confectionery $263.16M 2020
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $230.97M 2020
Ceramic products $209.60M 2020
Tin $203.09M 2020
Manmade staple fibers $202.72M 2020
Live animals $201.22M 2020
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $174.05M 2020
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $173.07M 2020
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $156.90M 2020
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $152.77M 2020
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $145.50M 2020
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $129.62M 2020
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $124.17M 2020
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $94.98M 2020
Headgear and $80.00M 2020
Knitted or crocheted fabric $71.74M 2020
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $69.30M 2020
Manmade filaments $55.37M 2020
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $54.33M 2020
Ores slag and ash $51.70M 2020
Lac, gums, resins $51.02M 2020
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $46.75M 2020
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $40.75M 2020
Products of animal origin $38.03M 2020
Lead $35.95M 2020
Cotton $26.00M 2020
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $19.38M 2020
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $18.76M 2020
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $17.45M 2020
Fertilizers $14.72M 2020
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $9.40M 2020
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $6.95M 2020
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $5.55M 2020
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $4.80M 2020
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $4.19M 2020
Silk $3.99M 2020
Cork and articles of cork $2.27M 2020
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $1.61M 2020
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $1.19M 2020




Singapore Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 4639.36 6192.81 7973.33 -1999.81 Million SGD [+]
Current Account 28121.60 26785.40 28121.60 -659.20 SGD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 17.60 14.30 26.10 -13.10 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 51458.55 48531.23 51458.55 266.38 Million SGD [+]
Exports 56097.91 54724.04 56097.91 197.68 Million SGD [+]
External Debt 2297610.10 2245570.70 2360156.70 854184.00 SGD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 101.08 99.66 174.30 96.39 points [+]
Capital Flows -552.50 5086.10 50498.80 -24268.40 SGD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 92785.00 41149.00 1802533.00 750.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 153.74 127.40 153.74 0.00 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 41342.00 39262.50 43061.00 -4441.60 SGD Million [+]
Exports of Non-oil Domestic Exports Of 3.70 1.00 23.10 -16.80 percent [+]
Domestic Exports of Non Oil (nodx) (%yoy) 18.40 24.20 70.00 -34.90 percent [+]



Singapore Imports by Category Last Previous
Imports of 54349.36 50738.18 SGD Million Dec/21
Retained 54316.22 50707.84 SGD Million Dec/21
Non Oil 44407.22 39684.09 SGD Million Dec/21
Machinery & Transport Equipment 28438.51 25264.42 SGD Million Dec/21
Electronics 13492.94 12059.91 SGD Million Dec/21
Oil 9942.14 11054.10 SGD Million Dec/21
Petroleum & Products & Related Products 9025.28 10034.52 SGD Million Dec/21
Miscellaneous Manufactured Articles 4370.74 4183.24 SGD Million Dec/21
Chemicals & Chemical Products 4158.21 3878.10 SGD Million Dec/21
Manufactured Goods 2583.86 2437.51 SGD Million Dec/21
Telecommunications Equipment Nes 2067.11 1950.27 SGD Million Dec/21
Media Products & Plastic Articles 1427.29 1461.96 SGD Million Dec/21
Food & Live Animals 1297.23 1101.70 SGD Million Dec/21
Organic Chemicals 1173.23 1055.84 SGD Million Dec/21
Electrical Machinery & Apparatus Nes 928.86 750.26 SGD Million Dec/21
Gas 908.26 1008.71 SGD Million Dec/21
Parts & Accessories 900.78 864.71 SGD Million Dec/21
Electrical Apparatus 838.31 784.89 SGD Million Dec/21
Preparations 668.64 583.07 SGD Million Dec/21
Manufactures of Metal Nes 647.20 589.52 SGD Million Dec/21
Plastics In Primary Forms 639.81 553.70 SGD Million Dec/21
Non-metal Mineral Manufactures Nes 517.06 470.13 SGD Million Dec/21
Iron & Steel 483.61 481.49 SGD Million Dec/21
Beverages & Tobacco 482.45 414.71 SGD Million Dec/21
Non-ferrous Metals 456.75 446.67 SGD Million Dec/21
Beverages 391.45 349.88 SGD Million Dec/21
Crude Materials (excl Fuels) 323.65 281.34 SGD Million Dec/21
Animal & Vegetable Oils & Fats 290.02 365.64 SGD Million Dec/21
Fruits, Nuts & Vegetables 235.58 205.67 SGD Million Dec/21
Meat & Meat Preparations 146.86 136.01 SGD Million Dec/21
Metalliferous Ores & Metal Scrap 91.95 69.28 SGD Million Dec/21
Crude Fertilizers & Minerals 90.52 90.95 SGD Million Dec/21
Crude Rubber 41.43 30.54 SGD Million Dec/21
Synthetic Rubber and Waste 25.75 14.93 SGD Million Dec/21
Coal, Coke & Briquettes 8.60 10.87 SGD Million Dec/21