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



Sao Tome And Principe Imports By Category Value Year
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $25.43M 2020
Electrical, electronic equipment $10.55M 2020
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $9.29M 2020
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $8.01M 2020
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $7.18M 2020
Cereals $5.77M 2020
Articles of iron or steel $5.76M 2020
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $5.33M 2020
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $5.19M 2020
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $4.30M 2020
Plastics $3.84M 2020
Meat and edible meat offal $3.17M 2020
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $3.03M 2020
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $2.92M 2020
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $2.41M 2020
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $2.30M 2020
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $2.25M 2020
Sugars and sugar confectionery $2.20M 2020
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $2.20M 2020
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $1.92M 2020
Miscellaneous chemical products $1.73M 2020
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $1.60M 2020
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $1.59M 2020
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $1.58M 2020
Ceramic products $1.50M 2020
Pharmaceutical products $1.42M 2020
Miscellaneous edible preparations $1.24M 2020
Rubbers $1.06M 2020
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $958.38K 2020
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $905.46K 2020
Iron and steel $898.28K 2020
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $857.08K 2020
Aluminum $787.09K 2020
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $741.63K 2020
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $683.89K 2020
Zinc $608.18K 2020
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $549.22K 2020
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $491.74K 2020
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $478.36K 2020
Glass and glassware $472.12K 2020
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $439.93K 2020
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $400.86K 2020
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $344.34K 2020
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $332.97K 2020
Toys, games, sports requisites $324.38K 2020
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $299.79K 2020
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $251.28K 2020
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $204.16K 2020
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $184.76K 2020
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $171.04K 2020
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $152.23K 2020
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $142.07K 2020
Fertilizers $116.62K 2020
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $116.51K 2020
Live animals $112.44K 2020
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $110.03K 2020
Manmade filaments $104.95K 2020
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $99.54K 2020
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $97.84K 2020
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $95.55K 2020
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $70.27K 2020
Organic chemicals $68.72K 2020
Lac, gums, resins $65.16K 2020
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $63.60K 2020
Aircraft, spacecraft $60.11K 2020
Copper $59.93K 2020
Cotton $55.85K 2020
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $40.03K 2020
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $31.63K 2020
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $28.75K 2020
Manmade staple fibers $28.56K 2020
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $28.12K 2020
Clocks and watches $25.44K 2020
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $21.46K 2020
Headgear and $21.22K 2020
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $17.11K 2020
Lead $14.85K 2020
Knitted or crocheted fabric $7.71K 2020
Photographic or cinematographic goods $5.58K 2020
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $4.41K 2020
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $4.22K 2020
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $3.01K 2020
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $2.50K 2020
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $1.98K 2020
Cork and articles of cork $967 2020
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $256 2020
Tin $242 2020
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $125 2020
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $51 2020
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $565 2019
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $273 2019
Silk $269 2019
Products of animal origin $181 2019
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $45 2019
Nickel $17 2018
Ores slag and ash $224 2014
Commodities not specified according to kind $1 2014




Sao Tome and Principe Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -7.60 -11.46 -1.55 -40.65 USD Million [+]
Current Account -89.67 -58.57 8.70 -103.94 USD Million [+]
Imports 9.89 12.22 42.28 3.23 USD Million [+]
Exports 2.29 0.75 4.64 0.01 USD Million [+]