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



South Africa Imports By Country Value Year
China $14.31B 2020
Germany $6.29B 2020
United States $4.44B 2020
India $3.58B 2020
Saudi Arabia $2.69B 2020
Nigeria $2.16B 2020
Thailand $2.14B 2020
Japan $1.92B 2020
Italy $1.77B 2020
United Kingdom $1.69B 2020
France $1.58B 2020
Spain $1.49B 2020
United Arab Emirates $1.20B 2020
Swaziland $1.10B 2020
Brazil $1.07B 2020
Netherlands $957.15M 2020
Switzerland $955.98M 2020
Belgium $889.02M 2020
Vietnam $880.39M 2020
Poland $859.40M 2020
Malaysia $765.26M 2020
Australia $757.67M 2020
Namibia $742.20M 2020
Sweden $728.16M 2020
South Korea $679.47M 2020




South Africa Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 42398.11 37009.39 54494.85 -36087.73 ZAR Million [+]
Current Account 342780.00 261154.00 342780.00 -241123.00 ZAR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 2.20 -3.00 6.00 -7.50 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 116526.02 107850.95 125881.91 66.10 ZAR Million [+]
Exports 158924.13 144860.35 168190.65 55.80 ZAR Million [+]
External Debt 170603.00 164726.00 185357.00 33262.00 USD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 217373.00 253857.00 1598893.00 29341.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 125.35 125.35 183.51 123.48 Tonnes [+]
Weapons Sales 37.00 142.00 235.00 0.00 SIPRI TIV Million [+]
Terms Of Trade 131.90 126.70 131.90 42.20 points [+]
Terrorism Index 4.36 4.51 4.51 0.22 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 17400.00 6138.00 52712.00 -13910.00 ZAR Billion [+]