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



El Salvador Imports By Category Value Year
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $1.97B 2021
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $1.19B 2021
Electrical, electronic equipment $1.11B 2021
Plastics $950.90M 2021
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $809.72M 2021
Iron and steel $625.77M 2021
Pharmaceutical products $621.92M 2021
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $491.68M 2021
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $372.38M 2021
Miscellaneous edible preparations $330.70M 2021
Cereals $324.33M 2021
Articles of iron or steel $305.67M 2021
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $303.97M 2021
Knitted or crocheted fabric $293.76M 2021
Meat and edible meat offal $260.69M 2021
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $253.96M 2021
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $232.82M 2021
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $221.77M 2021
Cotton $219.26M 2021
Miscellaneous chemical products $207.86M 2021
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $186.30M 2021
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $186.24M 2021
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $165.12M 2021
Manmade staple fibers $160.45M 2021
Manmade filaments $157.81M 2021
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $146.96M 2021
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $141.62M 2021
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $134.26M 2021
Rubbers $133.73M 2021
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $129.06M 2021
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $128.83M 2021
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $120.87M 2021
Aluminum $118.16M 2021
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $115.25M 2021
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $110.22M 2021
Organic chemicals $109.89M 2021
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $99.25M 2021
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $96.77M 2021
Ceramic products $93.21M 2021
Fertilizers $86.54M 2021
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $81.05M 2021
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $76.88M 2021
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $76.56M 2021
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $73.03M 2021
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $71.22M 2021
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $69.90M 2021
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $67.06M 2021
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $65.18M 2021
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $61.37M 2021
Toys, games, sports requisites $54.90M 2021
Glass and glassware $54.19M 2021
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $45.41M 2021
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $44.95M 2021
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $41.16M 2021
Sugars and sugar confectionery $36.00M 2021
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $35.83M 2021
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $35.48M 2021
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $29.17M 2021
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $28.86M 2021
Commodities not specified according to kind $28.19M 2021
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $26.37M 2021
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $22.64M 2021
Copper $22.45M 2021
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $21.68M 2021
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $21.42M 2021
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $20.36M 2021
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $16.59M 2021
Aircraft, spacecraft $13.55M 2021
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $13.31M 2021
Live animals $10.90M 2021
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $10.36M 2021
Headgear and $7.98M 2021
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $6.24M 2021
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $6.07M 2021
Lead $5.89M 2021
Clocks and watches $5.57M 2021
Photographic or cinematographic goods $5.10M 2021
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $4.64M 2021
Lac, gums, resins $3.91M 2021
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $3.63M 2021
Zinc $3.27M 2021
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $3.14M 2021
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $3.01M 2021
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $2.61M 2021
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $2.61M 2021
Products of animal origin $2.50M 2021
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $1.99M 2021
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $1.89M 2021
Tin $1.82M 2021
Ores slag and ash $433.50K 2021
Nickel $374.10K 2021
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $256.57K 2021
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $220.61K 2021
Cork and articles of cork $217.23K 2021
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $205.84K 2021
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $136.99K 2021
Silk $39.24K 2021




El Salvador Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -950.25 -862.22 -14.62 -965.56 USD Million [+]
Current Account -703.33 -520.15 199.66 -1130.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 0.50 -0.60 0.50 -8.50 percent of GDP [+]
Exports 642.01 684.25 710.24 47.71 USD Million [+]
Imports 1592.26 1546.47 1603.44 90.99 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows -515.89 -464.51 924.80 -702.64 USD Million [+]
Remittances 632.80 701.78 750.09 53.10 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 1.37 1.37 14.59 1.37 Tonnes [+]
Foreign Direct Investment -80.64 -19.06 714.80 -275.54 USD Million [+]
External Debt 20989.61 20286.02 20989.61 7620.97 USD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 [+]