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



Tanzania Imports By Category Value Year
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $2.27B 2021
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $1.19B 2021
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $953.03M 2021
Iron and steel $706.88M 2021
Plastics $670.37M 2021
Electrical, electronic equipment $668.14M 2021
Pharmaceutical products $458.77M 2021
Miscellaneous chemical products $296.14M 2021
Articles of iron or steel $291.16M 2021
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $244.97M 2021
Cereals $243.37M 2021
Rubbers $220.99M 2021
Fertilizers $205.82M 2021
Sugars and sugar confectionery $165.05M 2021
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $150.33M 2021
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $148.33M 2021
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $139.90M 2021
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $137.39M 2021
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $122.94M 2021
Organic chemicals $108.81M 2021
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $98.16M 2021
Aluminum $95.37M 2021
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $88.47M 2021
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $74.00M 2021
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $69.13M 2021
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $57.80M 2021
Aircraft, spacecraft $53.84M 2021
Ceramic products $48.97M 2021
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $47.38M 2021
Manmade staple fibers $44.31M 2021
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $42.40M 2021
Glass and glassware $41.51M 2021
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $41.50M 2021
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $41.24M 2021
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $39.45M 2021
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $38.68M 2021
Copper $37.47M 2021
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $37.10M 2021
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $34.65M 2021
Cotton $33.98M 2021
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $31.08M 2021
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $27.87M 2021
Manmade filaments $27.70M 2021
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $24.01M 2021
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $23.36M 2021
Miscellaneous edible preparations $22.71M 2021
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $22.25M 2021
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $20.49M 2021
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $19.62M 2021
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $16.53M 2021
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $15.85M 2021
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $15.66M 2021
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $14.11M 2021
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $12.29M 2021
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $11.75M 2021
Zinc $11.56M 2021
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $10.76M 2021
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $8.65M 2021
Toys, games, sports requisites $8.03M 2021
Live animals $7.92M 2021
Knitted or crocheted fabric $7.62M 2021
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $6.29M 2021
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $5.89M 2021
Headgear and $5.43M 2021
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $5.34M 2021
Meat and edible meat offal $4.15M 2021
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $3.75M 2021
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $3.08M 2021
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $2.82M 2021
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $2.70M 2021
Clocks and watches $2.61M 2021
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $2.51M 2021
Ores slag and ash $2.13M 2021
Photographic or cinematographic goods $1.97M 2021
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $1.54M 2021
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $1.30M 2021
Lac, gums, resins $944.77K 2021
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $898.40K 2021
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $884.42K 2021
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $877.12K 2021
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $847.87K 2021
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $324.36K 2021
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $286.14K 2021
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $240.93K 2021
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $218.07K 2021
Tin $194.30K 2021
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $173.97K 2021
Products of animal origin $123.76K 2021
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $88.02K 2021
Lead $79.75K 2021
Nickel $71.29K 2021
Cork and articles of cork $34.11K 2021
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $19.30K 2021
Silk $19.16K 2021
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $12.60K 2021
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $7.98K 2021
Commodities not specified according to kind $1 2016




tanzania Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -1471.40 -1371.70 -98.80 -1866.33 USD Million [+]
Current Account -1390.50 -1315.90 63.50 -1725.87 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -1.50 -2.40 -0.20 -13.40 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 2881.50 3001.80 3062.08 1635.30 USD Million [+]
Exports 1846.40 1509.80 1962.80 979.82 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 103.40 103.50 119.40 100.00 points [+]
Terrorism Index 4.53 4.83 4.83 0.00 [+]
External Debt 27750.30 27708.10 28355.30 2469.70 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows 507.80 -173.20 1606.20 -1327.00 USD Million [+]