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



Kuwait Imports By Category Value Year
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $3.39B 2020
Electrical, electronic equipment $2.94B 2020
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $2.67B 2020
Pharmaceutical products $1.59B 2020
Articles of iron or steel $1.14B 2020
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $960.69M 2020
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $907.26M 2020
Plastics $764.68M 2020
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $631.67M 2020
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $622.21M 2020
Cereals $602.97M 2020
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $593.43M 2020
Meat and edible meat offal $580.35M 2020
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $562.11M 2020
Iron and steel $548.32M 2020
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $523.08M 2020
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $507.56M 2020
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $435.35M 2020
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $423.75M 2020
Miscellaneous chemical products $390.30M 2020
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $378.06M 2020
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $372.94M 2020
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $334.50M 2020
Miscellaneous edible preparations $333.54M 2020
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $323.99M 2020
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $285.66M 2020
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $254.40M 2020
Live animals $247.59M 2020
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $239.37M 2020
Aluminum $238.74M 2020
Rubbers $238.27M 2020
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $228.71M 2020
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $219.13M 2020
Clocks and watches $204.70M 2020
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $203.19M 2020
Organic chemicals $200.25M 2020
Copper $199.01M 2020
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $193.10M 2020
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $186.05M 2020
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $179.11M 2020
Ceramic products $163.04M 2020
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $158.90M 2020
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $157.81M 2020
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $156.93M 2020
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $156.05M 2020
Toys, games, sports requisites $143.67M 2020
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $127.42M 2020
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $126.09M 2020
Glass and glassware $123.26M 2020
Sugars and sugar confectionery $108.23M 2020
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $100.84M 2020
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $93.48M 2020
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $91.46M 2020
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $90.11M 2020
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $88.62M 2020
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $55.57M 2020
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $51.75M 2020
Commodities not specified according to kind $47.35M 2020
Manmade filaments $45.95M 2020
Manmade staple fibers $43.24M 2020
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $36.08M 2020
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $29.73M 2020
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $28.80M 2020
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $26.66M 2020
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $26.39M 2020
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $23.54M 2020
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $19.55M 2020
Cotton $15.97M 2020
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $15.65M 2020
Headgear and $14.35M 2020
Fertilizers $14.21M 2020
Knitted or crocheted fabric $11.91M 2020
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $10.44M 2020
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $9.97M 2020
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $8.36M 2020
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $8.17M 2020
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $8.11M 2020
Zinc $6.37M 2020
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $6.16M 2020
Lac, gums, resins $5.93M 2020
Ores slag and ash $5.86M 2020
Photographic or cinematographic goods $5.63M 2020
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $5.49M 2020
Nickel $5.16M 2020
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $3.44M 2020
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $2.82M 2020
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $2.27M 2020
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $1.73M 2020
Products of animal origin $1.58M 2020
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $1.50M 2020
Cork and articles of cork $1.16M 2020
Lead $630.96K 2020
Aircraft, spacecraft $530.67K 2020
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $506.53K 2020
Silk $267.65K 2020
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $156.43K 2020
Tin $108.42K 2020




Kuwait Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 3507.20 1647.00 7065.90 25.30 KWD Million [+]
Current Account 4041.00 2450.00 18142.00 -908.00 KWD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 16.10 3.20 54.57 -242.19 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 2553.00 2274.00 2807.00 440.00 KWD Million [+]
Exports 6060.00 3921.00 8855.40 647.50 KWD Million [+]
Capital Flows -12091.00 -5562.00 21172.00 -22337.00 KWD Million [+]
Remittances 1476.00 1383.20 1476.00 943.00 KWD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 2161.00 8565.00 8599.00 2161.00 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 78.97 78.97 104.51 13.00 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 2811.00 2768.00 3768.00 0.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 13.70 20.80 721.00 -19.00 KWD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0.16 5.58 0.00 [+]
Tourism Revenues 524.00 1198.00 1198.00 286.00 USD Million [+]