Imports to Hong Kong declined by 11.9% from a year earlier to $374.9 billion in April 2023, below market forecasts of 16.5% decrease and extending the 0.6% fall in March. It was the tenth straight month of drop, dragged down by electrical machinery, apparatus and appliances and electrical parts (-15.8%), office machines and automatic data processing machines (-24.1%), telecommunications and sound recording and reproducing apparatus and equipment (-12.6%), non-ferrous metals (-41.3%), miscellaneous manufactured articles (-3.6%) and professional, scientific and controlling instruments and apparatus (-3.1%). Moreover, imports declined from all main suppliers: Singapore (-35.5%), South Korea (-33.8%), USA (-28.4%), Japan (-18.5%), Vietnam (-17.9), Malaysia (-13.4%), Taiwan (-13%), Philippines (-9.6%), Thailand (-6.9%) and China (-3.6%). source: Census and Statistics Department, Hong Kong
Imports YoY in Hong Kong averaged 11.85 percent from 1953 until 2023, reaching an all time high of 61.60 percent in August of 1968 and a record low of -36.60 percent in September of 1967. This page includes a chart with historical data for Hong Kong Imports YoY. Hong Kong Imports YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2023.