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



Eritrea Imports By Category Value Year
Cereals $85.15M 2003
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $43.61M 2003
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $33.86M 2003
Sugars and sugar confectionery $26.91M 2003
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $23.62M 2003
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $19.31M 2003
Electrical, electronic equipment $18.33M 2003
Articles of iron or steel $14.90M 2003
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $13.86M 2003
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $12.20M 2003
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $8.54M 2003
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $8.29M 2003
Rubbers $8.07M 2003
Plastics $7.51M 2003
Pharmaceutical products $7.28M 2003
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $6.93M 2003
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $6.49M 2003
Miscellaneous edible preparations $5.83M 2003
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $5.64M 2003
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $5.11M 2003
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $4.01M 2003
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $3.00M 2003
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $2.97M 2003
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $2.90M 2003
Manmade staple fibers $2.89M 2003
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $2.84M 2003
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $2.77M 2003
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $2.64M 2003
Aluminum $2.63M 2003
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $2.54M 2003
Iron and steel $2.52M 2003
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $2.51M 2003
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $2.05M 2003
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $2.04M 2003
Ceramic products $1.97M 2003
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $1.90M 2003
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $1.84M 2003
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $1.84M 2003
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $1.69M 2003
Organic chemicals $1.69M 2003
Miscellaneous chemical products $1.43M 2003
Glass and glassware $1.41M 2003
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $1.39M 2003
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $1.37M 2003
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $1.15M 2003
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $1.13M 2003
Fertilizers $1.08M 2003
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $979.09K 2003
Tin $929.13K 2003
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $858.69K 2003
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $832.90K 2003
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $797.72K 2003
Photographic or cinematographic goods $795.76K 2003
Aircraft, spacecraft $770.52K 2003
Cotton $605.86K 2003
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $596.94K 2003
Live animals $554.21K 2003
Zinc $532.26K 2003
Copper $530.08K 2003
Toys, games, sports requisites $408.84K 2003
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $370.06K 2003
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $324.88K 2003
Meat and edible meat offal $304.28K 2003
Manmade filaments $249.75K 2003
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $230.47K 2003
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $219.32K 2003
Clocks and watches $216.08K 2003
Lac, gums, resins $194.50K 2003
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $185.58K 2003
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $179.08K 2003
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $174.46K 2003
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $169.54K 2003
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $162.98K 2003
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $158.32K 2003
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $132.91K 2003
Headgear and $118.17K 2003
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $95.09K 2003
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $73.86K 2003
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $73.01K 2003
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $46.96K 2003
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $37.21K 2003
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $36.87K 2003
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $36.51K 2003
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $35.74K 2003
Nickel $28.05K 2003
Knitted or crocheted fabric $27.58K 2003
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $21.04K 2003
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $20.55K 2003
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $19.93K 2003
Cork and articles of cork $16.56K 2003
Silk $11.14K 2003
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $7.96K 2003
Ores slag and ash $6.01K 2003
Lead $1.98K 2003
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $1.88K 2003
Products of animal origin $514 2003




Eritrea Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -404.00 -397.00 -159.97 -724.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 13.50 11.40 39.43 -39.27 percent of GDP [+]
Exports 744.00 669.00 744.00 11.00 USD Million [+]
Imports 1148.00 1066.00 1148.00 214.47 USD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0.00 3.73 0.00 Points [+]